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Metro Block It, the new app to block unwanted calls

February 28, 2012

An application to block unwanted calls and SMSes named Metro Block It was launched in the Android Market a few days ago. This app paves way for Android users in to avoid calls and messages from anonymous and some specific numbers.

In India, mobile phone users can register with the Do Not Call Registry to stop receiving calls from telemarketers even then the problem still persists. Metro Block It has been designed to address the problem commonly faced by mobile users. Users who are not registered yet can try this app that will provide an effective solution.

The Metro Block It app has been created by PrivacyStar, which makes apps for Android and BlackBerry Smartphones along with MetroPCS Communications Inc, an American mobile phone service provider.


“We understand our customers’ needs and, with mobile devices being the primary phone and Internet device for many of our customers, recognize the need to provide them with a service that allows for uninterrupted use and control over their primary lifeline to the world,” said Tom Keys, president and chief operating officer of MetroPCS.

“We’re excited about working with PrivacyStar to meet the needs of our users and continue providing voice, text and data services, along with great features like Metro Block-it, at an incredible value,” added Keys.

Users with Android 1.5 and above handsets can download this app free of cost.

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