Polar Mobile To Support Windows Phone 7 And Launch 50 Applications

Polar Mobile has over 300 Apps across leading smartphone platforms for 150 world-class customers in news, sports, entertainment and lifestyle media verticals. Today Polar Mobile has announced its support for Windows phone 7 platform to deliver future applications for their clients.

Press Release: December 13, 2010 (Toronto, ON) – Polar Mobile (www.polarmobile.com), a global leader in mobile solutions is proud to announce a relationship with Microsoft Canada, which sees Polar supporting the Windows® Phone 7 operating system on its Platform. Working alongside Microsoft Canada, Polar also announced the availability of the first 50 of the 500 applications it plans to launch for the Windows Phone 7 operating system through 2011.

“Polar Mobile’s launch of its first 50 applications clearly demonstrates their success using the Windows Phone 7 platform and its ease-of-development,” says Gladstone Grant, Vice-President, Developer Platforms, Microsoft Canada. “With Windows Phone 7, Microsoft is committed to establishing a new mobile developer ecosystem that enables software providers like Polar Mobile to create rich applications that present a long term business opportunity.”

Polar Mobile’s SMART™ Platform provides publishers with a fully hosted and managed solution, incorporating a variety of mobile ad servers, mobile reporting, end-user support and other key platform services.

“By relying on a platform approach to launching Apps, we allow our customers to increase their brand reach exponentially,” says Kunal Gupta, Chief Executive Officer, Polar Mobile. “Adding the Windows 7 Phone operating system to our cross-platform offering ensures that our customers have the greatest possible mobile distribution for their content whether it is text, pictures or video.”

The first 50 mobile applications for the Windows Phone 7 operating system have launched and include Pro Football Weekly, CTV News and Kompas among others brands. These Apps are now available globally through Marketplace for Windows Phone 7 devices.

To learn more about deploying your mobile application with Polar Mobile or for more information on the Windows Phone 7 Platform, please visit www.polarmobile.com.