Weqool Chooses Temasys for Social Fitness App
Posted On June 6, 2017 by Chip Wilcox in Media, News, Press Releases
Blacc Spot Media delivers Weqool’s smart communications functionality; allows users to meet, communicate, compete, and grow workout friendships
Palo Alto, Calif. and Atlanta, Ga. – June 6, 2017 – Web Real-Time Communications pioneer, Temasys, announced today that its embedded real-time communication platform has been used to provide the communication capabilities within the new social fitness app, Weqool.
Weqool, which launches today, allows users to meet, communicate, compete and grow friendships while exercising together virtually. Weqool joins users together based on their shared interests and activities in an interactive environment, enabling them to watch recorded workouts created by professional fitness trainers. The app facilitates positive social interactions to motivate one another through the real-time video chat feature, provided by Temasys.
Temasys’ partner, Blacc Spot Media, a leading WebRTC, mobile and web application development house, worked with Weqool to develop the web-based app, bringing the vision of creating a socially immersive, virtual fitness experience to life.
“We are passionate about WebRTC, as we believe smart communication empowers both businesses and people to effectively communicate in new and innovative ways,” said Blacc Spot Media Founder & CEO, Lantre Barr. “We chose Temasys’ platform due to its scalability, ease of implementation and complete range of features, including WebRTC enabled video chat, which is a major differentiating feature of the Weqool app.”
Weqool is unique in that it creates a virtual workout experience while providing many of the same benefits of onsite sessions. The app allows people to connect socially while exercising, fostering relationship development, accountability and motivation. It creates an environment that helps people become their best selves in the health and wellness space.
“I’m pleased that Blacc Spot Media can be in the forefront of extending efficient, streamlined communications to new industries providing more effective ways of solving problems through enhanced communications,” added Barr.
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Temasys is a Platform as a Service (PaaS) company based in Palo Alto USA, and Singapore. The Temasys Platform for Embedded Real-Time Communications (ERTC) empowers business application developers to easily integrate voice, video, chat and data transfer into any app, on any device, at any scale. Temasys bridges the gap between pure open source WebRTC and a complete, enterprise-grade, carrier-compliant solution, with easy-to-use APIs and SDKs, exceptional documentation, superior scalability and reliability, and amazing customer support. For more information visit us at www.temasys.io.
Weqool provides an interactive, user-friendly social platform designed to enable users to watch pre-recorded workouts created by professional fitness trainers within the app. Weqool helps facilitate positive social interactions by allowing users to meet, communicate, compete and grow friendships while exercising together virtually. Weqool aims to reinvent the concept of online fitness by making exercise more fun,engaging and social, regardless of where you are at that moment. For more information, please visit www.weqool.com or contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org
ABOUT BLACC SPOT MEDIA:
Blacc Spot Media (https://www.blaccspot.com) is a collaborative team of designers, developers and thought leaders that specialize in building smart communications solutions powered by Web Real-Time Communications (WebRTC). Specializing in WebRTC has greatly enhanced Blacc Spot Media’s ability to provide solutions that keep pace with ever-evolving customer needs while helping clients bring products to market faster than ever before. Businesses who want to integrate enhanced communications into their products and services partner with Blacc Spot Media to design, build and deploy solutions for the Internet of Things (IoT), telephony, mobile, native desktop and web applications.
Discover how companies like AT&T, Ultra Mobile, Stanley Black & Decker, AAA and Xura have transformed communications by utilizing enhanced WebRTC solutions provided by Blacc Spot Media.
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