FT. LAUDERDALE, Fla., May 1, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- iTalk Inc. (OTCQB: TALK) (OTCBB: TALK) ("iTalk" or the "Company") is pleased to announce today that it has launched its mobile broadband data service. The new service, which runs on the Nationwide Sprint Network, covers 97% of the United States to over 280 million people in 12,900 cities.
"Surging mobile data usage and costs are familiar and controversial topics in the wireless industry these days as consumers are beginning to understand that many carriers will continue to make significant upward pricing adjustments to their mobile internet access plans," commented David F. Levy, Chief Executive Officer of iTalk Inc. "The new iTalk low cost, no contract mobile broadband data service plan is ideal for users who need to be fully connected when out of the office or home, but don't want to pay high data plan rates for occasional use. This will give more people the opportunity to experience the benefits of broadband on-the-go and can save the average business user up to $600 over a standard two-year contract with major carriers, depending on their usage patterns."
The initial launch of the iTalk mobile broadband data service consists of one data plan that includes 2GB capacity for $29.99 monthly with no contract. Additional volume plans are anticipated to be rolled out following the initial launch.
Mr. Levy concluded, "In addition to selling this service direct to consumers, iTalk intends to pursue volume wholesale distribution deals with nationwide re-sellers and other dealers."About iTalk At iTalk, we are a mobile communications company using innovative and disruptive technologies to offer consumers a high quality cellular alternative while severely undercutting all major national carriers. Our lead product is the iTalk Sleeve, which when combined with an iPod Touch, our iTalk mobile app, and our aggressive pricing plans, provides consumers with a No Contract, High Voice Quality, and Lowest Price in the industry alternative to traditional cellular coverage. We will continue to search out and develop innovate products and services that will reduce consumers monthly voice and data charges while providing them with additional functionality. Through our access to an extensive network, we are able to offer nationwide voice and data coverage to 280 million people in more than 12,900 cities.