Using new business model platform, partners debus the first mobile version of a leading industry publication
ClearSky Mobile Media, Inc., a leading provider of entertainment content and services for the wireless industry, today announced the availability of the first mobile version of FierceWireless, a leader in daily wireless industry news. Using ClearSky’s new Real8 Mobile StudioTM, also debuting at CTIA Wireless 2007, ClearSky Mobile Media and FierceWireless are demonstrating the power of this new business model.
“Our readers are always asking for information to be delivered in new ways, and we are thrilled to be able to respond to this demand with a mobile version of our flagship publication,” remarked Sean Griffey, COO of FierceMarkets, parent company to FierceWireless. “We are pleased to have ClearSky as our partner in this new venture because of their ease of implementation and rapid deployment.”
Using a daily content feed provided by FierceWireless and ClearSky Mobile Media’s Real8 Mobile Studio platform, FierceWireless is now available on mobile phone devices by pointing your mobile browser to: http://m.fiercewireless.com.
“Hosted data services are the fastest way for publishers to launch new mobile applications,” said Dean Fresonke , CEO of ClearSky Mobile Media. “The necessary infrastructure is already tested, proven and up and running. Using our collaborative business model to distribute the FierceWireless content offers the ease of distribution with the shared risk/shared reward model that publishers are looking for when venturing into mobilizing their publications. We are thrilled to have built this partnership with FierceWireless and look forward to a long relationship with the company.”
ClearSky Mobile Media will be demonstrating FierceWireless Mobile at booth #463 in the Mobile Media Pavilion at CTIA, and at “From Orlando with Love” a networking event hosted by FierceWireless, tonight at 7:00 PM at Destiny Night Club in Orlando, Fl. For more information on the event, please visit: http://www.fiercewireless.com/events/fromorlandowithlove/
About ClearSky Mobile Media
ClearSky Mobile Media is redefining how wireless data can be applied to the mobile media market in order to facilitate revenue growth, brand exposure and richer content. With its innovative, high-quality portfolio of mobile data and entertainment solutions for carriers and MVNOs, ClearSky Mobile Media is providing relevant, market-specific, mobile content solutions to the mobile media marketplace. Since 1995, ClearSky Mobile Media has pioneered mobile data offerings with its carrier-grade one-stop-shop that includes downloadable content, mobile web browsing, MMS services and managed data services across all wireless technologies. Today, ClearSky Mobile Media supports 60 million subscribers with content through its carrier customer base. To learn more about ClearSky Mobile Media, please visit www.csky.com.
FierceMarkets is a digital business media company serving vertical markets with email newsletters, web sites, and live events. Based in Washington, DC, FierceMarkets publications reach more than 450,000 executives in over 100 countries every business day. Current publications include:
The Business VoIP Report (http://www.businessvoipreport.com)
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