GeoVector World Surfer <http://www.gvworldsurfer.com/> TM is currently
available for download from the Apple iTunes App Store
<http://www.tinyurl.com/mrotva> for customers with the iPhones, and Android
Market for Android handsets. Developed for compass-enabled GPS smartphones,
World Surfer allows users to point their phones in a particular direction to
search for retailers, restaurants and other points of interest.
Released initially for the iPhone platform, World Surfer 2 incorporates time
saving, convenience features such as free text search and the ability to
save favorite searches. GeoVector has also added camera view augmented
reality to World Surfer 2 as a guidance enhancement to help users verify the
distance, location and direction of their destinations.
GeoVector has been providing directionally filtered location browsers for
mobile devices since 2006 and is dedicated to providing practical, useful
augmented reality applications to consumers.
World Surfer users can quickly find retail spots, historical points of
interest, clean restrooms, etc. and can bookmark their hotels or parking
spots to return easily after a day’s exploring.
Augmented reality industry leader Gene Becker has called GeoVector’s World
Surfer, the application that “most effectively handles local searches and
provides the best walking directions.”
GeoVector, headquartered in San Francisco, has been inventing, developing
and fielding innovative pointing and augmented reality capabilities for
mobile devices since 1991. GeoVector services have been commercially
available and in use country-wide throughout Japan since 2006. GeoVector’s
patented geospatial search engine technology enables augmented reality
applications and allows mobile web services to be attached to any object or
location and launched simply by pointing with a mobile device. Please visit
(GeoVectorR, World SurferT and Surf The Whole Wide WorldT are trademarks of
GeoVector Corporation. All other marks belong to their respective owners.)
Pamela Kerwin, 415-381-1930
DEUSA Enterprises LLC
Anthony Stiso, 305-993-1199