Vuvuzela Man Escapes Ban - Powerful and Personal Vuvuzela to App Store

in Entertainment (E)

[] San Francisco, California - Spoonjack, creator of iBone - the Pocket Trombone, today announced the release and immediate availability of Vuvuzela Man(TM) 1.0, the world's most powerful yet personal Vuvuzela for iPhone, iPod touch, and with the forthcoming Big Vuvuzela Man(TM), iPad. Users can customize their horn and with Multi-Vuvuzela(TM) technology, play up to four Vuvuzelas simultaneously.

"This is a great step forward for the Vuvuzela," said Tom Scharfeld, founder of Spoonjack. "Now anyone can enjoy the Vuvuzela when and where it's otherwise been impossible - whether it's been banned by their sporting authority, shunned by friends and neighbors, or simply can't fit in their bag."

Vuvuzela Man offers a capable array of intuitive controls. Touch or blow to produce a sound, slide a finger to bend the pitch, and raise and lower the bell to adjust volume. With each additional touch, a new Vuvuzela pops up and plays. Users can pick their preferred horn from colors including red, green, yellow or blue. With the World Teams upgrade, they can additionally support their favorite team and choose from one of the contenders in the 2010 World Cup. Though optimized to simulate the noisy 'shower of sound' after which the Vuvuzela was named, Vuvuzela Man allows users to try to make music, too, and play along with any tune in their iPod library.

Device Requirements:
* iPhone, iPod touch, and iPad
* Requires iOS 3.0 or later
* 3.4 MB

Pricing and Availability:
For a limited time, Vuvuzela Man 1.0 is free and available worldwide exclusively through the App Store in the Entertainment category. The World Teams Vuvuzela pack is available for purchase within Vuvuzela Man for $0.99 (USD). Video and images are available online.

Headquartered in San Francisco, California, Spoonjack is a developer of innovative Internet and mobile services that make life easier and more fun. Its products entertain, educate, and inform, and include iBone - the pocket trombone, winner of 'Best Musical Instrument App' in the 2009 Best App Ever Awards. Copyright (C) 2010 Spoonjack. All Rights Reserved. Apple, the Apple logo, iPhone, iPod and iPad are registered trademarks of Apple Inc. in the U.S. and/or other countries.


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