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Vienna, Austria | Published on: July 26, 2011
Social media pitch
123people today announced two new mobile apps, for iPhone and Android. A pocket sized people search engine: http://pr.co/p/000l05
Summary
In order to meet the growing needs of the mobile market, 123people has completely redesigned its existing smartphone applications: The free people search engine mobile apps are available online with immediate effect for iPhones and Android phones in five different languages.
Details
Mobile Internet is used more and more widely around the world today. Currently, over six million people worldwide are searching for friends, family members, and business associates on the leading people search engine 123people, using their mobile phone, smartphone, iPad, or PC tablet.

In order to meet the growing needs of the mobile market, 123people has completely redesigned its existing smartphone applications: The free people search engine mobile apps are available online with immediate effect for iPhones and Android phones in five different languages. The online search for telephone numbers, email addresses, social network profiles and more people related information is now more easily available for smartphone users than ever before.

People search experience
“With these new mobile applications, we are revolutionizing the people search experience on the Internet. With the 123people apps, our mobile users can find contacts fast, easy and free, as well as learning more about a certain person, or checking their own digital footprint”, says Gilles Clouët des Pesruches, CEO of 123people. “With the newly revised and adapted design and an intelligent menu, whereby users can prioritize the search criteria, the apps become true pocket-sized people search engines that can be used anywhere and anytime: At home, in the office, or on the go.”

An app for all circumstance
The application possibilities of the new 123people apps are diverse: A forgotten address, phone number, or email address can be found anytime and anywhere, within a few clicks. The contact can also be called directly, emailed, or saved straight from the application. Before a business meeting a quick online check can help with information and details for preparation. Even the control of the person’s own digital footprint, a topic of critical importance in today’s online world, is now easier than ever before.

The functionality of the 123people app at a glance
Now find friends, acquaintances, business partners and celebrities even faster:
  • The 123people apps are providing pocket sized phone numbers, email addresses, addresses, photos, videos, web links, social network profiles, news, blog posts, business search results, amazon wish lists, documents, CVs and micro blogs
  • Check own digital footprint more easily than ever
  • Call or send a text message straight to the searched phone number with one click*
  • Save telephone numbers*, email addresses, etc., straight into your address book
  • Send emails directly to the searched email address
  • Direct search of personal contacts
  • Share search results including pictures, videos, links, news or blogs immediately with your friends on Twitter, Facebook, and through email
  • Save search results to review them at a later stage

Availability and languages
The 123people apps are available online for free with immediate effect in any Apple iTunes store and for the Android market, and can be viewed in the following languages: English, German, French, Italian and Dutch. It is available from the Android version 2.1 and from the iOS version 4.0, and has been optimized for the iPhone 3GS and iPod touch. Check out the link section below.

(*Currently available in the US, Austria and Germany.)
Quotes
With these new mobile applications, we are revolutionizing the people search experience on the Internet. With the 123people apps, our mobile users can find contacts fast, easy and free, as well as learning more about a certain person, or checking their own digital footprint.

— Gilles Clouët des Pesruches, CEO of 123people
With the newly revised and adapted design and an intelligent menu, whereby users can prioritize the search criteria, the apps become true pocket-sized people search engines that can be used anywhere and anytime: At home, in the office, or on the go.

— Gilles Clouët des Pesruches, CEO of 123people