Globaltel Media to Showcase Free Web-to-Cell SMS Chat App at CES 2010

Jan 06, 2010, 10:00 ET from Globaltel Media Inc.

SAN DIEGO, Jan. 6 /PRNewswire/ -- Globaltel Media Inc., the same company that introduced the world's first-stand alone, no registration, no subscription, sender-free PC-to-cell SMS chat application, has announced it will be exhibiting the latest release of Cherple(TM) at CES 2010. Like its original counterpart, Cherple(TM) 1.5 will connect any computer with Internet access worldwide to any U.S. mobile phone via back-and-forth SMS text messaging.

Innovative new features make text chatting using Cherple(TM) 1.5 more enjoyable and even more effortless. Exclusive to Cherple(TM) 1.5 is a history list that recalls the last five used mobile phone numbers and enhanced support for proxies and firewalls.

"Globaltel Media created Cherple(TM) as a no-fee and no-subscription way to stay connected on-line anywhere in the world with friends and family in the U.S. through SMS text messages," said Robert Sanchez, president and CEO of Globaltel Media, providers of Cherple(TM). "The expanded features are the most requested items from our growing Cherple(TM) user base. Cherple(TM) is SMS that acts like Instant Messaging but it relies solely upon SMS not an IM application. Cherple(TM) will continue to allow people to connect and communicate in a way that's cost effective, easy-to-use, completely private and permission-based."

Cherple(TM) 1.5 is available from www.cherple.com as a free download for Microsoft Windows and Macintosh computers. Registration is not required, but is highly recommended to ensure users receive timely notices for Cherple(TM) updates and upgrades.

Cherple(TM) features an easy-to-use interface and the ability to send a text message from any on-line computer to any U.S. cell phone and back, making it the ideal platform to have a real time, two-way chat across any distance, without the need for a special wireless data plan, smart phone or registration. Standard text messaging rates apply to the U.S. cell phone receiving and replying to any Cherple(TM) message and there is no cost to the on-line user who initiates and maintains the conversation. A version of Cherple(TM) is also available for white-label licensing for enterprises and businesses.

Cherple(TM), powered by Globaltel Media, follows the Mobile Marketing Association's permission-based guidelines and is opt-in/opt-out compliant. Use of Cherple(TM) is paid for through connection advertising and licensing. For more on Globaltel Media, Inc., visit www.globaltelmedia.com.

SOURCE Globaltel Media Inc.



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