Bowers Technologies releases Crime Stats 1.0 for iPhone and iPod Touch

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[] Rancho Santa Margarita, California - Bowers Technologies, Inc. has released Crime Stats 1.0, their new crime statistics inquiry application for iPhone and iPod Touch. Designed specifically to leverage the iPhone's unique abilities, Crime Stats serves to empower people by providing them detailed crime information about more than 8,700 cities within the United States. More importantly, the crime statistics are ranked in relation to the rest of the nation. This allows users to see how see how a city compares to the national average for each of the various crime categories.

Imagine driving down the highway at night and you notice the gas gauge is very low. You are on vacation and have never been in this part of the state before. Looking at a passing sign you see that there are only two cities nearby. Your spouse pulls out the iPhone and launches Crime Stats. Within a few seconds you are able to pull up a side by side comparison of the crime statistics for the two cities. Smiling to each other, you drive past the nearest city and exit a few miles up the road to get fuel and snacks.

Feature Highlights:
* Ranks each crime category according to the national average
* Visual indicators allow you to quickly understand the rankings
* Look up a city using your current location (iPhone GPS) or by searching by name (iPod & iPhone)
* Search for cities even when no data connection is available (airplane, no cellular service, etc)
* Compare two cities side by side on the screen so you can easily see the differences between each one
* Extremely easy to use interface that only takes seconds to pull up information

"We created this app to help families and individuals make informed choices when on vacations or business trips," said Bryan Bowers, founder and CEO of Bowers Technologies. "It has been a tremendous help to my family as we participate in various activities and outings."

Device Requirements:
* iPhone or iPod Touch 3.0 or later

Pricing and Availability:
Crime Stats 1.0 is only $1.99 (USD) and available worldwide exclusively through the App Store in the Productivity category. Review copies are available upon request.

Headquartered in Rancho Santa Margarita, California, Bowers Technologies, Inc. is a privately held software development firm founded in 2003 by Bryan Bowers. Bowers Technologies has proudly served the IT needs of Southern California businesses for over 18 years. Today, the company forms a group of people who are absolutely passionate about technology and mobile phone applications. Their executive team leverages more than two decades of experience in the information technology industry who share a commitment to providing the highest quality solutions with a major emphasis on total customer satisfaction. Copyright (C) 2003-2009 Bowers Technologies, Inc. and iProduceApps. All Rights Reserved. Apple, the Apple logo, iPhone and iPod are registered trademarks of Apple Inc. in the U.S. and/or other countries.


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