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Philco Partners with EverythingMe to Release the World’s First Out-of-the-Box Contextual Phone in Brazil

EverythingMe (www.everything.me) is today announcing that Latin American electronics manufacturer, Philco, will start shipping the world’s first out-of-the-box contextual phone, beginning April 2014.

With industry agreement that contextual phones are the next big paradigm shift in mobile user experiences, Philco and EverythingMe’s collaboration marks the first actual delivery on the promise of a phone that is fully context-aware, allowing OEM’s to create ongoing relationships with consumers, a precedent that will no doubt set a new standard in the industry.

Pre-loaded with EverythingMe’s contextual launcher for Android, Philco will be the first OEM to bring the Brazilian market the first off-the-shelf smartphone that can predict the apps, content and information mobile subscribers need at any given moment.

The Philco devices offer a unique combination of performance and design with a variety of screen sizes and specifications to achieve all consumer market segmentation needs.

Philco and EverythingMe’s contextual Android phone includes:

  • The first truly personalized phone: The homescreen anticipates the apps and information users need at any given moment, based on their context, such as where they are, what time it is, their usage habits and much more.
  • Contextual Smart Folders: Automatically generated folders provide users with personalized sets of useful apps and content in specific topics, such as “Social”, “Games” etc.
  • The fastest personalized phone search on Android: Lightening-fast in-phone search that lets users find apps, content and contacts, by typing no more than a single letter.

About Philco:

One of biggest consumer electronics companies of the Brazilian market with a wide variety of products (Smart TVs, computers, tablets, smartphones, Boomboxes, etc.)

www.philco.com.br

About EverythingMe:

Founded in 2010, EverythingMe is pioneering the contextual mobile space. The company is backed by world caliber investors including: BRM Group, Horizons Ventures, Draper Fisher Jurvetson (DFJ), Telefónica Digital, and Singtel Innov8. Learn more at: www.everything.me

Download EverythingMe at: https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=me.everything.launcher&referrer=utm_source%3Dbr%26utm_campaign%3Dph

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