BEIJING and DALLAS, Feb. 1, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- NQ Mobile (NYSE: NQ) a leading global provider of mobile Internet services, today announced that Diamond Wireless, an authorized Verizon retailer, will offer NQ Mobile Security, NQ Mobile Vault for Android and NQ Family Guardian at more than 210 retail locations across the U.S. beginning March 2013.
Diamond Wireless is a part of GLENTEL. The company operates over 1,180 stores worldwide, with more than 330 locations in Canada, more than 210 Diamond Wireless retail locations in the United States; 428 Wireless Zone retail locations in the United States, and more than 210 retail locations in Australia.
"Diamond Wireless's primary commitment is to provide our customers with industry-leading customer service," said Spencer Smith, Vice President of Operations, Diamond Wireless. "We are delighted to offer our customers at more than 210 Verizon retail locations the unsurpassed mobile protection offered by NQ Mobile Security, NQ Mobile Vault for Android and NQ Family Guardian, helping them customers to have safer and more secure mobile experiences."
"NQ Mobile is pleased to collaborate with Diamond Wireless and expand our reach with Verizon premium retailers across North America," said Chris Stier, Managing Director, Americas, NQ Mobile. "By offering their customers our comprehensive security, privacy and family protection solutions, Diamond Wireless is demonstrating true concern that their customers' vital mobile information and their families stay safe."
NQ Mobile's flagship application NQ Mobile Security detects and deletes viruses, malicious URLs, and other threats before users know they exist. NQ Mobile Security improves on earlier versions, which outperformed all competitive mobile security platforms in a West Coast Labs Comparative Test. NQ Mobile Security was also a top performer in effectiveness in research conducted by AV-TEST Institute, a leading international and independent service provider in the fields of IT security and anti-virus research.
Since its 2012 launch, NQ Mobile Vault for Android and has become a top app on Google Play with millions of downloads and an average user rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars. The app allows consumers to password protect and encrypt photos, videos and other sensitive information on their smartphones.
The most recent addition to NQ Mobile's line of products is NQ Family Guardian, a unique suite of services for safety and monitoring, which comprises a mobile app that is downloaded and installed on the child's smartphone along with a web-based control center that is accessible by parents from any desktop or mobile browser. Currently, the app is available for Android devices, while the control center is compatible with any web browser.
NQ Mobile Security, NQ Family Guardian and NQ Mobile Vault for Android are also available on the Google Play store.
About Diamond Wireless
Founded in 1999, Diamond Wireless is a leading wireless retailer operating more than 200 stores across the United States. Diamond Wireless has experienced rapid growth in its retail environment by providing excellent products and services to its customers. As one of the largest Verizon Wireless partners in the US, we pride ourselves on delivering the best customer experience through our knowledgeable staff and professionals. Diamond Wireless is part of Glentel, an international wireless retailer with more than 1,180 stores in Canada, the US and Australia.
For more information, please visit www.diamond-wireless.com.
About NQ Mobile
NQ Mobile Inc. (NYSE: NQ) is a leading global provider of trusted mobile Internet services built on its world-class acquisition, engagement and monetization platform. The company was one of the first to recognize the growing security threats targeting smartphone users and now has about 242 million registered and 85 million active user accounts globally. NQ Mobile's cloud-based trust platform has been recognized by third-party testing facilities around the world as the most effective solution for detecting and combating mobile threats. NQ Mobile is recognized as a global pioneer in mobile innovation and technology leadership. NQ Mobile maintains dual headquarters in Dallas, TX, USA and Beijing, China. For more information on NQ Mobile, please visit http://www.nq.com.
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