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Trulia rolls out iPad and Android apps

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Trulia iPad app screenshot.Property search site Trulia has launched two mobile applications, one for the Apple iPad and one for smartphones that run on Google's Android platform. Trulia also has an iPhone app, which it launched in September 2008. That app is ranked fourth in popularity among real estate-related apps, according to a keyword search for "real estate" at ranking site from mobile phones accounts for 12 percent of the site's overall traffic. In February, more than 2 million users accessed Trulia from their phones -- a 300 percent year-over-year jump, the company said. Meanwhile, website traffic overall rose 80 percent year-over-year.Pete Flint, CEO and co-founder of Trulia, said in a statement that competing real estate apps "lack both the vision and the utility" that consumers seek. "Trulia has doubled its mobile resources and this year we will bring innovative tools to the fastest-growing segment of our business. During ...