NEWPORT BEACH, Calif., April 18, 2012 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- WBSI (OTCBB:WBSI), the leading provider of child-protection and parental-notification mobile phone applications, today provided insight into the companies retail-point of sale program and the addressable market for its products.
The WebSafetyTM official retail rollout will start in Michigan on May 1, 2012 and will be featured April 26th on Detroit's Fox TV affiliate station www.myfoxdetroit.com.
With staggering growth in mobile usage across an array of applications and social media platforms, the need for the acclaimed WebSafetyTM anti-cyberbullying, and parental-notification mobile application has never been more evident.
Key Market Highlights Include:
- ONE BILLION apps downloaded worldwide each month
- EIGHT TRILLION texts sent in 2011
- MORE SMARTPHONES purchased than PCs in the United States
- TWO BILLION networked mobile devices by 2015
- MORE WIRELESS SUBSCRIPTIONS than people in the United States
- 103 MILLION wireless tweets are posted each day
- 26 PHOTOS are made "hipstery" on Instagram every second
Today's 91.4 million smartphone users in the United Sates alone have stimulated a teen mobile revolution, a revolution of social pressure and risk. WebSafety is reaching millions of parents now in search of mobile parental controls designed to keep children safe from these leading dangers:
No more barriers to children for predators
WebSafetyTM enables parents to protect their children from "cyberbullying" involving threatening, offensive, or inappropriate Internet or mobile phone communications between children, preteens, or teens intended to harass, humiliate, embarrass, torment, or target victims. WebSafety ™, the leading provider of child-protection and parental-notification mobile phone solutions, is provisioned and activated with a child's mobile phone account and is available as a full-featured monthly subscription for $7.99 per month.
About WebSafety, Inc.
WebSafety, Inc. is the leading provider of mobile phone software solutions that notify parents and employers of cyberbullying, explicit or degrading texting, and suspicious or unlawful online behavior. The mobile software applications support devices using Android and BlackBerry wireless operating systems, and operate on all four of the major wireless carriers in the United States and the three major wireless carriers in Canada. For more information, please visit http://www.websafety.com.
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