Intellicheck Mobilisa's BarZapp™ Ranked within Top Three Paid iPhone Business Apps in Apple's App Store
App Designed to Help Establishments Curb Underage Drinking
PORT TOWNSEND, Wash.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Intellicheck Mobilisa, Inc. (NYSE MKT: IDN), a global leader in identity solutions and wireless security systems, announced that barZapp™, its ID-checking mobile app that allows a user's smartphone to quickly check an ID card, has ranked as the third most downloaded paid iPhone business app in Apple's App Store based on daily sales.
Dr. Nelson Ludlow, CEO of Intellicheck Mobilisa, said, "When we launched barZapp on July 1st, we knew we had an exciting, powerful and unique new tool to validate IDs for age-related products. The fact that barZapp grew in popularity so quickly in its first month of product release, validates our belief."
The awareness campaign for barZapp™ has resulted in articles in leading publications, including Investor's Business Daily,USA Today College Editionand U.S. News & World Report. Not only is barZapp fun and easy for nightclub bouncers and alcohol servers to use, it also enables bar and restaurant owners to avoid costly fines by showing authorities that they do, indeed, comply with regulations by checking IDs.
The product also works for ID verification for other age-related products and services such as: tobacco, age-restricted movies, rental cars, adult magazines or gaming, and in some states spray paint, certain over-the-counter medications, compliance with voter ID laws, or controlled substances.
barZapp is an ID-checking mobile app that allows a user's smartphone to check an ID card. With barZapp, users can aim their smartphone at the barcode on a driver's license to instantly read and verify the encoded information and display the results—including the bearer's name, date of birth, ID expiration and ID number. barZapp incorporates Intellicheck Mobilisa's patented ID Check software that instantly verifies the authenticity of state and provincial driver licenses and ID cards, as well as military and government ID cards.
An introductory version is available in the Apple App Store for $1.99, limited to ten scans per day, and a professional version for unlimited scans with subscriptions available on Intellicheck Mobilisa's website for $19.95 per month. barZapp requires iOS 6.1 or greater, and a version for Android will be available soon.
To download barZapp now, please visit the App Store.
About Intellicheck Mobilisa
Intellicheck Mobilisa is a leading technology company providing wireless technology and identity systems for various applications, including mobile and handheld access control and security systems for the government, military and commercial markets. Products include the Fugitive Finder system, an advanced ID card access control product currently protecting military bases and secure federal locations; ID Check, a patented technology that instantly reads, analyzes, and verifies encoded data in magnetic stripes and barcodes on government-issued IDs, designed to improve the Customer Experience for the financial, hospitality and retail sectors currently at several Fortune 500 companies; and barZapp™, an ID-checking mobile app that allows a user's smartphone to check an ID card particularly for age-related purchases. For more information on Intellicheck Mobilisa, please visit www.icmobil.com.
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