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TimesThree, SUMmedia.com Offer Mobile eCoupons

[Calgary, CANADA] - Cell-Loc Inc.'s TimesThree and SUMmedia.com Inc., through its eCoupon portal, www.savingumoney.com, unveiled eCouponing at TimesThree's wireless location network launch.

"Our partnership with SUMmedia.com is right on target with our business plan as we move to deploy our Cellocate Network and enable location sensitivity for the wireless world," said Lew Turnquist, executive vice president and chief operating officer, Cell-Loc Inc.

TimesThree's L411 will offer eCoupons to wireless consumers. By dialing an L411 code on a mobile phone, the caller will gain access to a citywide directory and receive a list of three local businesses matching specific criteria. In addition to the list, companies such as savingumoney.com will offer coupons from participating vendors.

"Consumers are able to receive coupons and save on-the-go at nearby businesses through technology that can pinpoint a location and deliver the most relevant information to the consumer," according to Evan Baergen, vice president, emerging technology, SUMmedia.com Inc.

Based in Dallas and Calgary, TimesThree, wholly owned by Cell-Loc Inc., will provide location sensitivity to e-commerce and m-commerce wireless Internet companies as well as a full suite of location services including L411, fleet tracking, asset tracking, child/senior find and pet tracking.

Cell-Loc Inc. has developed Cellocate, a suite of wireless location products that enables wireless location-based services.

savingumoney.com cumulatively hosts more than 19,000 coupons worldwide for redemption in major centers across Canada, the U.S., Hong Kong and Australia.