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iwunta Launches First Social App to Find Nearby Friends via Geo-Relevant Wearable Technology

Using patent-pending technology, iwunta makes meeting up easier and faster,privately and securely bringing nearby friends together for spontaneous fun

BARCELONA, Spain, Feb. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Today at the Mobile World Congress, iwunta launched the fastest and easiest way to meet up with friends, both as an app and wearable technology on the new Samsung Gear 2.

iwunta is as easy as:

1) Choose what you wunta do
2) Click on friends + time
3) Done!

iwunta automatically determines who's available based on your event start time and the distance of your friends. If you want coffee now, iwunta only invites friends within a couple miles. If you want to go to a movie in an hour, iwunta invites friends in your city. iwunta messages are always meaningful and welcome, because iwunta invites only friends who are relevant to your activity.

Even cooler: When friends accept your iwunta invite, they're added to a group chat with other friends who want to meet up. You can also select customized groups to receive your iwuntas—classmates, siblings, neighbors, or anyone else. iwunta can also use your preexisting groups from Facebook to make sending iwuntas even faster. You choose the event, iwunta does the rest.

Increasing True Social Connectivity
iwunta users receive more invites to enjoy more activities, increasing real social interactions. Every iwunta invite is relevant: iwuntas arrive only from nearby friends, group chats automatically disappear after activities end (preventing spam), and you only hear from friends who accept your iwunta invites—keeping group chats private and organized since only friends who plan to meet up are added to the chat.

In addition to the Samsung Gear 2, iwunta will soon launch for iPhone and Android worldwide.

About iwunta

A brand of Cloudwear, Inc., founded in Los Angeles, CA in 2013, iwunta is the first wearable app technology to find nearby friends for spontaneous social activities. Using geo-relevant algorithms combined with users' contact lists, iwunta makes meeting up easy by automatically filtering friend list data with GPS to create spontaneous social invites for everyday fun. Unlike other social apps, iwunta invites are sent only to available friends, focusing on those nearby or user-specified groups, making iwunta invites both quick and relevant. iwunta users can participate in group chats, and share their activities on other social platforms to organically grow their circle of friends using iwunta. For more information, visit www.iwunta.com or www.cloudwear.com

About Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd. is a global leader in technology, opening new possibilities for people everywhere. Through relentless innovation and discovery, we are transforming the worlds of TVs, smartphones, tablets, PCs, cameras, home appliances, printers, LTE systems, medical devices, semiconductors and LED solutions. We employ 286,000 people across 80 countries with annual sales of US$216.7 billion. To discover more, please visit www.samsung.com.

SOURCE Cloudwear, Inc.

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