HERMOSA BEACH, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Virtual Piggy, Inc. (OTC:VPIG) today announced that it has signed an agreement to provide its child safe transaction solution to Huzutech, a leading social gaming platform developer based out of London and Glasgow. Huzutech’s unique technology enables brand owners, license holders, media companies, publishers and game developers to design and deploy their own online world, which integrates with all of the leading social networks. Huzutech’s clients include companies such as Nielsen, Scholastic, and Little Airplane Productions, creator of “Small Potatoes.”
"Social gaming provides unique challenges for both enabling safe in-game purchases by youth while also protecting parental finances. Partnering with Virtual Piggy will give us an excellent form of payment technology that addresses both of these issues", said Duncan Mason Head of Technology at Huzutech.
“We’re excited to partner with Huzutech. Their social gaming technology enables anyone to create engaging gaming content for the young gamer. We look forward to bringing safe payments to their audience,” said Dr. Jo Webber Founder and CEO of Virtual Piggy.
About Virtual Piggy, Inc.
Virtual Piggy, Inc. is the first e-commerce solution that enables kids to manage and spend money within a parent-controlled environment. The technology company delivers online security platforms designed for the Under 18 age group in the global online market, and also enables online businesses the ability to function in a manner consistent with the Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act (“COPPA”) and similar international children’s privacy laws. Virtual Piggy enables the Under 18 audience to play, transact and socialize in a secure online environment guided by parental permission, oversight and control. The company is based in Philadelphia, PA and on the Web at: www.virtualpiggy.com
Huzutech is a technology company developing the next generation of tools for the creation of virtual worlds, social games and online communities.
The Huzutech platform encompasses every element required to develop and release a branded massively multiplayer virtual world, giving visitors the opportunity to explore, learn, compete, collaborate and play.
More at: http://www.huzutech.com/