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Resource  30, Jun 2012

Feel on!, Japan-based Twitter client, launches Android App on Google Play

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The Japan-based Twitter client which turns tweets into comics is now available in both English and Japanese for users worldwide.

Feel On!, a twitter client turns tweets into comics and colours by analyzing text data with their language engine, has just released its Android app onto the Google Play. With the newly launched Android app, Feel On! will be able to reach out to a wider international audience. The twitter client has 250,000 users to date, an impressive 25 percent user base growth since a month ago when we interviewed them.

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Read the full press release below:

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Tokyo, Japan – L is B Corporation who develops and runs a Twitter client ‘Feel on!’ has launched the new version on Google Play today.

Feel on! is a twitter client which turns twitter feeds into appropriate illustrations. It was released in April 2011, and now there are 250,000 users in Japan.

From this Android version, Feel on! supports English language. Twitter timelines will be turned into cute and fun illustrations even all the tweets are written in English.

Google Play: https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.lisb.feelon

Last year in June, Feel on! won the hearts and minds of audience, and was given 1st prize in SF New Tech Japan Night (http://sfjapannight.com/en/) which was held in San Francisco. This year, Feel on! got a great opportunity to participate in Echelon 2012 (http://echelon.e27.sg/SG2012/) which was held in Singapore. Feel on! won the hearts of South East Asian people, which led to attracting many foreign twitter users after the event.

We are planning to develop our business in South East Asian market starting with the release of English version. It’s time for Feel on!, the most unique twitter client, to spread its wings around the world with an important roll of familiarizing Japanese Manga culture to the whole world. We are going to do our best to develop Feel on!.

[App Overview]
Name of App : Feel on! for Twitter

Requirements :
- iPhone & iPod touch (iOS4.0 or later)
- Android (ver2.1 or later)

Download :
- iOS : App Store (English supported version is going to be released at the beginning of July.)
- Android : Google Play / au Market

Languages :
- English, Japanese

Fee : Free

Website : http://www.feel-on.com
Facebook : http://www.facebook.com/pages/Feel-on/199171166782769
Twitter (English) : https://twitter.com/#!/cimmonkun
Twitter (Japanese) : https://twitter.com/#!/cimmonkun_ja

App Features :
- Analyze twitter timeline and turn them into appropriate comic illustrations
- Tweet with an illustration you chose
- Upload illustrations with your tweets to picture sharing services (Twitter/TwitPic/yfrog)
- Post on both Twitter timeline and Facebook Wall at the same time

About L is B :
L is B based in Tokyo, was founded in 2010 by Taisuke Yokoi. L is B are developers, marketer and operators of social media networks. ‘Feel on!’ wishes to enrich digital communication among people all over the world with uniquely developed ‘Social Emotion Engine’ (language analysis engine). ‘Feel on!’ aims to become the communication infrastructure in the world of social media.

For more information, visit us on
Web: http://www.feel-on.com
Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/pages/Feel-on/199171166782769
Twitter: https://twitter.com/#!/cimmonkun

Mei Sato
L is B Corporation
+81-3-6457-1716
mei.sato@l-is-b.com

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Jacky Yap

Jacky Yap

Having spent one year abroad in Shanghai under the NUS Overseas College Programme, Jacky has an avid interest in entrepreneurship and web based startups. Jacky used to run N-House, Singapore's first entrepreneurial themed residence in NUS, and was also part of the organizing team for Startup Weekend Singapore 2012. You can reach him at jacky [at] e27 [dot] co

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