Google Maps #1, Waze #2, RedZone Map #3
MIAMI & NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)–April 28, 2017–
Helios and Matheson Analytics Inc. (NASDAQ: HMNY) and RedZone, creator of the RedZone Map™ app, announced today that, just one week into its London launch, the app has climbed to #3 on AppAnnie’s charts in the UK in all navigation categories, positioned right after Google Maps and Waze.
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RedZone #3 in London (Photo: Business Wire)
The initial results of RedZone Map’s London launch verify that this real-time crime mapping app, which enables users to become more aware of the safety conditions around them, addresses a previously unmet need in mobile navigation.
RedZone has developed the app’s proprietary technology considerably since its initial launch, incorporating predictive analytics, artificial intelligence and powerful social listening capabilities.
When discussing the popularity of the socially empowering app, Ted Farnsworth, founder of RedZone, said: “It is rewarding, but it does not surprise me. Today’s world feels different than the one I grew up in, and I believe others are seeing situational awareness as a significant concern, attempting to comprehend risks and trying to enhance their personal safety.”
About RedZone Map
RedZone (Zone Technologies, Inc.) is a state-of-the-art mapping and spatial analysis company with operations in the U.S. and Israel. It has created a community-based ecosystem that features a socially empowered safety map app that enhances mobile GPS navigation using advanced proprietary technology to guide users to their destinations, giving them a choice of a safer route vs. a riskier route. The app incorporates a social media component, which allows for “it’s happening now” crime reporting coupled with real-time crime data from more than 1,400 local, state, national and global sources. RedZone Map is currently available to iOS and Android users. More information is available on the RedZone Map website. Zone Technologies, Inc., a wholly-owned subsidiary of Helios and Matheson Analytics, Inc. (NASDAQ: HMNY) is the creator of RedZone Map.
About Helios and Matheson
Helios and Matheson Analytics Inc. (NASDAQ: HMNY) provides information technology consulting, training services, software products and an enhanced suite of services of predictive analytics. Servicing Fortune 500 corporations and other large organizations, HMNY focuses mainly on BFSI technology verticals. HMNY’s solutions cover the entire spectrum of IT needs, including applications, data, and infrastructure. HMNY is headquartered in New York, NY and listed on the NASDAQ Capital Market under the symbol HMNY. For more information, visit us www.hmny.com.
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