January 24, 2008
Raketu Launches Lite Version of VoIP Calling Desktop Application
NEW YORK --(Business Wire)-- Raketu, a leading global Internet communications, information, and entertainment company, today released Raketu Lite, the light version of the company's voice over IP (VoIP) calling desktop application. Raketu Lite, which can be downloaded directly from www.Raketu.com, was developed specifically for those consumers interested solely in Raketu's leading edge VoIP calling features, including Global IM/SMS and email capabilities. The new application's "Slim" interface is Raketu's Lite version of Raketu's full-featured LaunchPad Desktop application, which also integrates Internet protocol television (IPTV) streamed video and video on demand (VOD) entertainment content. To view an image of Raketu Lite and the product's newly designed Slim interface, visit: http://www.Raketu.com/Raketu-Lite.gif.
"Some consumers who told us they value Raketu for our call quality, sms-texting, instant messaging, and great low rates globally, were interested primarily in our communications feature sets," said Greg Parker, president of Raketu Communications. "Raketu Lite now offers a sleek, easy-to-use interface to address these consumers."
Raketu Lite is a downloadable software application for consumer Windows and Vista operating system users, which offers free and extremely low cost VoIP calling from a desktop PC. Available immediately via www.Raketu.com, Raketu Lite supports users with free anytime PC-to-PC calling globally, and for Raketu prepaid customers, 1200 minutes per month of free PC-to-Phone calling or 600 minutes per month free Phone-to-Phone calling to free calling zones in 42 countries that include China, Japan, Australia, United Kingdom, France, Germany, Spain, Greece, Norway, Sweden, Switzerland, Mexico, Brazil, and the United States/Canada among others.
About Raketu Communications Inc.
Raketu Communications Inc. is developing leading edge peer-to-peer Internet protocol applications that provide communications, information and media services for consumers and for business. The company currently has users in over 150 countries around the world. For more information visit the company's website at www.Raketu.com.