goal is to continue to support external developers who want to develop applications forthe MXit platform and we encourage all keen software developers to get involved anduse the MXit Devzone”, says Nel..../2-2-In order for a developer to submit their application they will have to register on thedevelopment landing page on the MXit website (http://devzone.mxit.com).Says Heunis “This underpins our continual strategy to inspire the evolution of technology. The idea is to connect with users by encouraging creativity and we lookforward to building a strong relationship with developers.”“Given the strong MXit user base and the versatility of the MXit platform, the right todevelop is a ‘no brainer.’ We’re excited to see how our open approach will push newboundaries of instant messaging development and are eager for all enthusiasts toshare their creations with the MXit community,” concludes Heunis.MXit is a free instant messaging application for mobile phones. It allows members tochat to other MXit users anywhere in the world by means of instant messages to andfrom mobile phones using GPRS or 3G - instead of using standard SMS technologywhich is expensive. The search for a PC client was the logical next step in MXit’sevolution.All of the MXit open source projects are available for downloadhttp://devzone.mxit.com. Users are encouraged to participate by downloading theseapplications, testing them, providing feedback to the developers.
MXit is a global mobile instant messaging and social network that allows users to chat to oneanother on their mobile phones or pc anywhere in the world. It also allows users to send textand multimedia messages to and from mobile phones and PCs using GPRS or 3G instead of using standard SMS technology, which is expensive.MXit delights its users by continuously unveiling social networking, entertainment,communication and lifestyle features that benefit and enrich their lives. This commitmenttowards innovation is the cornerstone of its success.MXit is a new generation company that boasts close to 14 million global registered users. Itattracts more than 18 000 new users per day. It is in constant evolution to match the needs of its users and is set on becoming one of the biggest instant messaging mobile networks in theworld and the preferred mobile social network for communicating with young people in Africa,South East Asia, South America and the rest of the world.
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