|[April 10, 2014]
Intel Software Partner Program Adds New magicApp for its Android Showcase, Optimized for Intel's Latest Platform
WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. & JERUSALEM --(Business Wire)--
magicJack VocalTec (News - Alert), Ltd (Nasdaq:CALL), a leading cloud-based
communications company, announced today that its new mobile calling app
- magicApp - has been optimized for Intel's (News - Alert) latest x86 mobile platform.
The Intel® Software Partner Program has included the magicApp
for free calling in Intel's Android Showcase, an online collection of
Android (News - Alert) applications designed to run on smartphones and tablets. The
program gives magicJack developers access to Intel tools, code and
support to help maximize magicApp's performance on Android devices.
free calling mobile app currently
offers free calls to U.S. and Canadian landlines and mobile devices as
wll as to any magicJack number worldwide without using minutes or
requiring a voice plan. magicApp also provides for low cost
international calling from the U.S. and can securely access stored
contacts in Android devices for fast and easy calling. Users without a
current magicJack account can still use the service, while existing
magicJack customers are able to use their current number on magicApp and
devices as well.
"We launched the magicApp as a companion to our award-winning VoIP
device and it's been incredibly popular with almost 7 million registered
users," said Greg Wood, CIO of magicJack. "By working with Intel and
optimizing our solution for Android devices with the x86 processor,
we're able to provide a crystal clear voice experience that continuously
improves. In adopting Intel's latest mobile technology, our developers
have gained valuable insight to help ensure our new, next generation
magicApp will run smoothly upon release in a couple weeks."
The free magicApp is available for Android and iOS devices and can be
downloaded in their respective app stores.
About magicJack VocalTec Ltd.
VocalTec Ltd. (Nasdaq: CALL), the inventor of magicJack and a pioneer in
Voice over IP (VoIP) technology and services, is a leading cloud
communications company. With its easy-to-use, low cost solution for
telecommunications, the Company has sold more than 10 million
award-winning magicJack devices, now in its third generation, has
millions of downloads of its free calling app, and holds more than 30
technology patents, magicJack is the largest-reaching CLEC (Competitive
Local Exchange Carrier) in the United States in terms of area codes
available and number of states in which it is certified.
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