FierceMobileContent Names Mobio to Annual 'Top Apps' List

Oct 17, 2007, 01:00 ET from Mobio Networks, Inc.

    CUPERTINO, Calif., Oct. 17 /PRNewswire/ -- Mobio announced today that
 it has received FierceMobileContent's Top App Award for its work on
 GetMobio. This distinction honors Mobio as powering one of the best
 wireless applications of 2007.
     The FierceMobileContent Top App Awards spotlight ten of the most
 cutting-edge mobile apps in the industry and consider technological
 innovation, revenue potential and competitive edge as part of the criteria
 for selection.
     FierceMobileContent is an internationally recognized email newsletter
 for the wireless industry, providing more than 20,000 executives with a
 daily briefing on the industry's top applications, stories and analysis.
     "With the GetMobio portal on your handset, there's no excuse for
 staying home on a Saturday night," said Jason Ankeny, Editor of
     In January, Mobio was selected from thousands of innovators to launch
 its GetMobio mobile lifestyle portal at the DEMO 2007 conference. Following
 the launch, Business 2.0 Magazine called Mobio one of the hottest start-ups
 to watch in its "Next Net 25" of 2007 and IDC named Mobio one of its "10
 Emerging Wireless Entertainment Players to Watch in 2007." In April, LAPTOP
 Magazine called Mobio one of "Ten Companies to Watch in 2007."
     Earlier this week, Mobio unveiled its revamped version of the GetMobio
 lifestyle portal with a new interface, featured apps and mobile content.
 Users can now enjoy existing Mobio applications such as Cheap Gas or
 explore fun new apps including Trivia, Movies and Weather -- all for free
 using GetMobio.
     "We are honored to be a recipient of the Top App Award," said Ramneek
 Bhasin, CEO if Mobio. "FierceMobileContent is a venerable source of
 information for our industry. The mobile industry is constantly in flux and
 resources such as FierceMobileContent make it easier to stay on top of the
 latest trends and breaking news."
     The complete list of winning companies is available via a special Web
 feature on the FierceMobileContent Web site at
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 marketing services in the Telecommunications, Life Sciences, Healthcare,
 IT, and Finance industries through its portfolio of email newsletters, Web
 sites, Webinars, and live events. Every business day, FierceMarkets
 publications reach more than 500,000 executives in over 100 countries.
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 and IT-Wireless (, and The Business VoIP Report
     About Mobio
     Mobio makes dynamic mobile applications and widgets that work together
 and are based on the integration of Web services. Based in Silicon Valley,
 the company's mission is to make compelling applications that are fun,
 simple and useful enough to merit everyday use on popular mobile phones.
 Around the globe, people use Mobio's applications to buy movie tickets,
 call a cab and find the cheapest gas -- all with very few clicks and
 minimal or no data entry. For more information, visit
     Mobio is a trademark of Mobio Networks, Inc. All other registered or
 unregistered trademarks are the sole property of their respective owners.
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     FierceMarkets, Inc.
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     FortyThree, Inc.

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