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NEWS RELEASE 
For Immediate Release 
Contact:
 
Mark Mitchell 
OK.gov General Manager 
405.524.3468 Ext. 120 
mark.mitchell@www.ok.gov

Oklahoma Government Goes Mobile With OK.gov for iPhone

OKLAHOMA CITY, OK – February 24, 2010 – OK.gov, the official Web site of the state of Oklahoma, announced today the release of a free iPhone application, available now at http://iPhone.OK.gov. OK.gov for iPhone gives Oklahomans convenient access to Oklahoma government directly from an iPhone or iPod touch.  The new application provides real-time access to state agency news, office location mapping, and professional licensee lookups.

Features of the OK.gov for iPhone application include:

• Agency Lookup – Quickly find agencies by keyword or category search. The app displays contact information including main phone number, address, and Web site address and provides built-in agency location mapping to get directions or call directly from the application. 
• Professional Licensee Search – Easily search or browse over 122 Oklahoma licensee types from over 20 state agencies. 
• Oklahoma Government News – Keep up-to-date with the latest news and announcements from Oklahoma state agencies.

“Oklahoma’s new iPhone application joins only a handful of states enabling citizens to take their state government on the go,” said Mark Mitchell, General Manager of OK.gov. “We are looking forward to providing even more convenient access to Oklahoma government through mobile technology.”

OK.gov for iPhone is a free government application and can be found at http://iPhone.OK.gov. The new technology is compatible with iPhone and iPod touch and requires iPhone OS 3.1.2 or later.

About OK.gov 
OK.gov is the official Web site of the state of Oklahoma and a collaborative effort between the Oklahoma Office of State Finance (OSF) and Oklahoma Interactive, LLC to help Oklahoma government entities Web-enable their information services. OSF is responsible for OK.gov. Oklahoma Interactive operates, maintains, and markets OK.gov and is part of eGovernment firm NIC’s (NASDAQ: EGOV) family of companies.

About NIC 
NIC Inc. (NASDAQ: EGOV) is the nation's leading provider of official government portals, online services, and secure payment processing solutions. The company's innovative eGovernment services help reduce costs and increase efficiencies for government agencies, citizens, and businesses across the country. NIC provides eGovernment solutions for more than 3,000 federal, state, and local agencies that serve 97 million people in the United States. Additional information is available at http://www.nicusa.com.

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