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Mobile communications company Viber acquired by Rakuten for $900m

Viber Media, Inc. is a messaging and Internet Protocol (IP) based telephone service that is accessible from popular mobile devices and smartphones vis-a-vis the Viber mobile app. The apps, once downloaded, allows people to dial landline/mobile phones Internationally over the phone’s wifi or data connection to strike conversations leveraging Viber’s high quality network. It’s customers…

Domino’s Pizza beams mobile coupons with Air2Web’s mobile services

Air2Web logoDomino’s Pizza beams mobile coupons with Air2Web’s mobile services. Domino’s Pizza (NYSE: DPZ), the recognized world leader in pizza delivery, to be the sole mobile services provider for Domino’s new mobile coupon campaign management platform.

Domino’s sends coupon codes to opted-in consumers via text message. Customers can use the coupons when they place orders online in English and Spanish by visiting www.dominos.com or from a Web-enabled cell phone by visiting mobile.dominos.com.

Skuku and TriaGnoSys to provide roaming-free, inflight GSM calls on commercial airlines

skuku-logoSkuku teams with TriaGnoSys to provide roaming-free, inflight GSM calls / cell phone services to commercial airline passengers. By taking advantage of existing technology, including in-seat screens, seat-back phones and Internet connectivity, the new service will allow airlines to offer roaming-free voice and SMS functions to their passengers and will not require the installation of any onboard GSM equipment. Skuku is an international communications company specializing in network based telephony solutions.

Skyfire Beta 0.9 release bring social web to masses

Skyfire LogoSkyfire, the makers of the same-name PC-like mobile browser for mobile devices, released Skyfire Beta 0.9 to bring people closer to each other and their favorite content. This new version of Skyfire integrates a desktop experience browser with the best of the Social Web.

The most noticeable change in the new version of Skyfire is a real-time activity wall which aggregates customized feeds from news, media, Facebook and Twitter.

Do it yourself mobile marketing is here

84444comMobile marketing solution debuts. 84444.com is a new do-it-yourself mobile marketing tool for advertisers and promoters. With 84444.com, mobile companies and businesses can launch interactive and broadcast text message mobile promotions with just a few clicks of a mouse.

Vodafone launches Voice SMS for subscribers

Launch on Kirusa Voice SMS platform enables Vodafone subscribers to send Voice SMS messages across India. any Vodafone customer can send a Voice SMS message to a mobile subscriber, anywhere in India, for a fixed price of 75 paise (approximately USD 0.01) per minute. The Voice SMS service is available to both prepaid and postpaid subscribers.

Mobile video from TipMotion – Avot Media

TipMotion from Avot Media provides full screen mobile video – while cutting server processing by up to 90% and reducing network data load by half. It serves more handsets than any other competing technology – and it is ready for market now.

Tatango a group mobile SMS communications tool

Tatango.com, a service that allows any business owner to send one message directly from their mobile phone or computer to all of their customers mobile phone in the form of a text message, for free. Tatango allows any owner to collect, manage, and advertise to a specific group of customers. The great thing about taking advertisements mobile, simply is that it allows the business to connect with their customers anytime, anywhere. Tatango will be the simplest, most effective, mobile group communication tool available.

Tatango is the rebirth of networkText, a website that grew to over 400,000 users and 15 million text messages sent, following their launch in October 2007. Currently, Tatango is in the final stages of development and will be launching into a private beta on July 15th. I am contacting you to see if you would like exclusive beta invitations for both yourself and your readers. I have attached several screenshots of Tatango, and also a video testimonial from Reset Games General Manager, Shaun Marker.