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Introducing SparkPeople Mobile


Thursday, April 10, 2008


Hi everyone

We're happy to announce that we re-launched some of our key tools so they can be used on mobile phones that can connect to the internet. We basically simplified the tools so they work on smaller screens.

You can login to use our food and cardio trackers, helping you keep up with tracking while on the go. You can also do a quick food lookup or browse foods from popular restaurants, for when you quickly want help to make a better food choice.

You can access this by going to mobile.sparkpeople.com on your mobile phone. You can click here to learn more about our mobile site, including finding out how to interact with other mobile users on SparkPeople.

Finally, even if you don't have a mobile phone, if you know someone who does you can let them know about this! As with everything else on SparkPeople, it is totally free.
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TRACY_D 7/22/2008 7:49PM

    Your mobile site is great, but how about attaching a CSS stylesheet for iPhone and iPod Touch users? And, don't forget the .png icon so I can add it to my homescreen.

A SparkPeople app in the App Store would also be great. There are tons of other diet and exercise apps in the new App Store. I'd love to use my Spark account instead, though.

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MYSTICAL-PIXIE 5/8/2008 9:37AM

    does nokia 5310 supports it??

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WKELLYJR 4/19/2008 6:29AM

    This is a step in the right direction. Are there any plans to have the SparkPeople programs available for PDA usage? This would be great for traveling, just use the program and then hotsync with your computer when you return home.

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MS_TATER_SMITH 4/18/2008 8:55AM

  Very interesting! I will try to launch this today. I can hardly wait!

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JCUBED 4/18/2008 3:51AM

    Wow, this is way cool. Now if I can only get my phone plan to match my weight, I may be able to afford the minutes. emoticon

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MDEDMUNDS 4/15/2008 11:03AM

    This is great, thank you so much for this tool. I travel a lot for work, so you have just taken an other excuse out of my excuse aresonal. emoticon

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BUTTERFLYKNIT 4/14/2008 11:49PM

    Thank you for doing a mobile site. I was out of town for the weekend and unable to track my nutrition and exercise...now I will be able to. Thank you!

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ARMAN52 4/14/2008 1:52PM

    I'm looking forward to using this feature, as I can't get to my computer consistently!

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DIZZYK 4/13/2008 8:37PM

    Hurray! This will help when I travel between assignments!

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RENE73 4/13/2008 8:10PM

    great idea, i tried logging in to Spark People on my phone about a month ago and couldn't because my phone couldn't support the page. BUT NOW I CAN SINCE SP JUST LAUNCHED THE MOBILE USE... YAY!!!!!! emoticon

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PRINCESSTTM 4/13/2008 2:27AM

    awesome IDEA.... everything on SparkPeople is so much more than I could ever imagine... so I hate to ask for more BUT what about a 'tool' for a PDA; I love my palm pilot... I am able to sync info with quicken... thanks for everything that ya'll do... blessings terri, princess of the terri-tory emoticon

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44ANGEL 4/12/2008 11:09PM

    This is a really good idea. I will check it out. Thanks.

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ONLY4JCS 4/12/2008 9:22PM

    Great Idea! Now I need to get a good cell phone that I can do this on :)

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JIBBIE49 4/12/2008 9:05AM

    I don't have a cell phone, because I don't want one, but my son has one. I'll tell him about this.

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LEIRIA 4/11/2008 11:04PM

    This is a really great idea. Thanks!

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MRSGUERRERO 4/11/2008 2:27PM

    Thank you! I'm hoping this solves my problem as an over the road truckdriver!

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CURVATUDE 4/10/2008 9:04PM

    sweet...i am new and always out and about and was hoping for something like this..

thanks.. emoticon

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MGUTNICK 4/10/2008 5:38PM

    Thanks so much for adding the music feature. I tried it a few days and is was so nice to on Sparkpeople while listening to classical music. It added a positive lift to my day.

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SKINNYGAIL 4/10/2008 5:09PM

    I just tried it on my phone and it's great, although (at least on my phone) the type is teeny! And do we have to log in every time?

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SISTERJAMEELA 4/10/2008 4:31PM

    Woo hoo i was hoping for this feature to be added yay!!!!!
I live on my cellphone so this is an added bonus especially when i go out.

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MATRIARCH2MANY 4/10/2008 3:59PM

    What an awesome new tool!
Spark People is definitely the greatest!

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SHERRIJ61 4/10/2008 3:40PM

    Just tried in out on my blackberry. This is great I can update my progress ever when I'm not at my computer. I just found this website Tuesday and i'm hooked.

Thanks for thinking of us on the go!

Sherri emoticon

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DEBBIEDAVISTN 4/10/2008 3:23PM

    Wow! You guys are amazing. Now I have no excuse for not making good decisions on the go. Thank you!

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BETTY925 4/10/2008 2:33PM

    This is so cool. Thanks so much. I tried it out immediately! Love it


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MSDISTRICT 4/10/2008 1:32PM

    You guys are always thinking of us, the users! Thanks so much! emoticon

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MOTIVATED8529 4/10/2008 1:27PM

    This is amazing! So much easier! Thank you!

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CARLI_MAE 4/10/2008 1:16PM

    Terrific idea! Thank you!

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BUBLEH 4/10/2008 1:13PM

    What a great idea!! I think its time I get a Blackberry!

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JUST_BREATHE08 4/10/2008 12:50PM

    AWESOME!! Thank You...Now, I will be able to keep up when I am away from home. emoticon

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APPLEPIEDREAMS 4/10/2008 12:35PM

    Wow! That almost makes me want to go get a cell phone! Thank you for continuing to raise the bar on excellence and innovation!

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KITT52 4/10/2008 12:26PM

    wow this is just great, another good thing about SP.
I love you all.

Kitt

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SUCCUBUS 4/10/2008 12:14PM

    Great - very handy to have! Thanks.

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KCFEMME 4/10/2008 12:04PM

    YAY!!! I've got my phone bookmarked now! I've been waiting for this one!
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ZLWIDOW 4/10/2008 11:44AM

    excellent loading it now on my pda!! thank you so much for this service

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PAMELA984 4/10/2008 11:38AM

    You guys are the best emoticon

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