Austin, TX, June 30, 2009 --(PR.com
)-- Llesiant, the technology leader in on-demand executive intelligence, and pTracker LLC, a producer of applications for mobile devices, have teamed up to provide instant political intelligence over the iPhone. The new iPhone app, named “politicoTracker”, allows users to track and analyze news coverage of over 6,600 elected officials right from their handheld device, drawing on information from a wide array of web sources.
Who is saying what about whom
politicoTracker is a revolutionary real-time discovery tool that enables you to keep track of the latest news about political leaders as they relate to current developments and issues. It employs Llesiant’s powerful search technology and extensive database of over 45,000 sources of news and analysis to provide unparalleled coverage of the U.S. political scene on a federal, state and local level--all in a simple-to-use iPhone app. politicoTracker is now available for purchase for the iPhone or iPod Touch from the Apple App Store, or at the website’s product page.
· News feeds on over 6,600 US federal, state and local elected officials and appointees
· Precise, relevant articles drawn from more than 40,000 global web sources
· Analysis of the news by topic, geography, industry, government agency and content source.
· Real-time news delivery via the device's internet connection, ensuring that so you always get the latest results
politicoTracker is unlike any other traditional news source or search engine. It filters information from a predetermined selection of valuable public sources--from international and local newspapers to academic forums, blogs and tweets—to provide you with just the most relevant intelligence. And because Llesiant processes news on a constant basis, politicoTracker users always have access to real-time news.
Erwin Mazariegos, Founder of pTracker LLC, said: "I have always been impressed by the power of Llesiant's technology, so we are very excited to be able to bring this capability to the individual user. The iPhone is an amazing platform, and we will continue to leverage its capabilities to help owners make full use of it.”
“The Internet has transformed American politics,” added Louis Celi, President and COO of Llesiant. “The web allows politicians to say what they are doing. Now our new iPhone app shows if they are doing what they say.”
For more information, including app screenshots and a free sample search, please visit http://politicoTracker.com. The "politicoTracker" app runs on any iPhone or iPod Touch and is available now at Apple's App Store.
Llesiant (www.llesiant.com) is a technology leader in organizing, filtering and delivering intelligence for business and government. Llesiant offers Relevance 3.0, a next-generation platform for both providers and users of information. Llesiant’s platform includes an automatic content indexing service, a comprehensive taxonomy of business, law and government, a patent-pending taxonomical search engine, and a custom publishing tool that supports multiple formats and syndicates over 40,000 global and local sources of information. Llesiant is a software-as-a-service company headquartered in Austin, Texas with offices in New York City and representatives nationwide.
pTracker is an Austin, TX, based provider of applications for mobile devices. pTracker is the among the first to bring next-generation search technology to the iPhone platform. pTracker's first products, "politicoTracker" and "politicoTracker Twitter Edition" are focused on politicians and run on Apple's iPhone devices. Future products will enable news discovery in other areas of interest, and on other mobile device platforms.
If you would like more information about this topic, or to schedule an interview with Lou Celi, please call Jeremy Eagle at 646-786-1866 or email at email@example.com
Erwin Mazariegos, pTracker, at 512-560-8732 or email firstname.lastname@example.org