Miyowa Wins Global Deal to Embed InTouch5(TM) Social and IM With ZTEBy Miyowa, PRNE
Tuesday, November 2, 2010
SAN FRANCISCO, November 3, 2010 - Miyowa, the world leader in aggregating Social Networks and Instant
Messaging on mobile, has signed a global deal with ZTE Corporation, (H share
stock code: 0763.HK / A share stock code: 000063.SZ), a leading global
provider of telecommunications equipment and network solutions. The deal will
see Miyowa's InTouch5(TM) Facebook, Twitter, Windows Live Messenger, Google
Talk and Yahoo! Messenger applications loaded on to tens of millions of
handsets, and deployed with leading operators worldwide.
"ZTE has selected Miyowa's InTouch5(TM) clients for their advanced Social
Network and IM features, combined with patented technology that optimizes
battery consumption and protects operator bandwidth," said Mr. Ding Ning,Vice
General Manager of GSM & UMTS Handset Products, at ZTE. "We are confident
that this deal will reinforce the global appeal of our devices to end-users
and operators alike."
"This is superb win for Miyowa" said Pascal Lorne, Miyowa co-founder and
CEO. ZTE's full-feature telephones are worldwide bestsellers, and we're
thrilled to have been selected to fortify their range with Social and IM.
It's extremely exciting to have entered in to this major deal with ZTE, and
see InTouch5(TM) embedded on to tens of millions of handsets throughout the
Miyowa is the world leader in aggregating social networks and
instant messaging on mobile and in the social address book. With operations
across the US, Asia and Europe, and partnerships spanning the globe, Miyowa
has seen phenomenal growth since the company's creation in 2003. Our official
partner agreements with all major Social Network and Instant Messaging
services includes Facebook, Twitter, Yahoo, AOL, Windows Live Messenger,
Myspace and Gtalk. Miyowa's patented InTouch5(TM) mobile and social push
platform, and InTouch5(TM) client, see us provide the industry's best,
integrated social network and instant messaging experience to mobile
operators and handset manufacturers worldwide.
The InTouch5(TM) solution offers Facebook, Twitter, Myspace,
Yahoo! Messenger, Gtalk, Windows Live Messenger and AIM in any combination on
a dashboard, or integrated with the address book. The InTouch5(TM) client is
available on over 2500 devices across all major OS (Android, WiMo7, Brew,
Symbian, J2me, i-phone). The InTouch5(TM) notification push platform
optimizes device battery life, protects operator bandwidth and ensures the
fastest display of information on the mobile device.
ZTE is a leading global provider of telecommunications equipment and
network solutions with the most comprehensive product range covering
virtually every sector of the wireline, wireless, service and terminals
markets. The company delivers innovative, custom-made products and services
to over 500 operators in more than 140 countries, helping them to meet the
changing needs of their customers while achieving continued revenue growth.
ZTE's 2009 revenue led the industry with a 36% increase to USD 8,820.7
million. ZTE commits 10 percent of its revenue to research and development
and takes a leading role in a wide range of international bodies developing
emerging telecoms standards. A company with sound corporate social
responsibility (CSR) initiatives, ZTE is a member of the UN Global Compact.
ZTE is China's only listed telecom manufacturer, publicly traded on both the
Hong Kong and Shenzhen Stock Exchanges (H share stock code: 0763.HK / A share
stock code: 000063.SZ). For more information, please visit
Mairi McCallum, pr at miyowa.com, +1-415-655-1749
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