Silent Communication’s Visual Voicemail Mobile Client, Device and Network Agnostic Technology Deployed by MetroPCS

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Silent Communication today announced that its visual voicemail (Silent VVMTM) mobile client has been deployed to power MetroPCS´ new Visual Voice Mail and Visual Voice Mail Plus services. Silent Communication’s serverless Device and Network Agnostic (DANA) deployment technology enables MetroPCS to roll out its full-featured Visual Voice Mail services to Android-powered devices in its portfolio. The Silent VVMTM mobile client …

EditorSilent Communication’s Visual Voicemail Mobile Client, Device and Network Agnostic Technology Deployed by MetroPCS

Red Bend Software Expands Leadership Team as Market Demand for Mobile Software Management Accelerates

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Red Bend Software, the market leader in Mobile Software Management (MSM) with more than 1 billion Red Bend-Enabled™ devices, today announced the expansion of its management team with the appointments of Shykeh Gordon as executive vice president of global sales and Sigal Givati as executive vice president of human resources. The new executive team members will position Red Bend meet …

EditorRed Bend Software Expands Leadership Team as Market Demand for Mobile Software Management Accelerates

Israeli Network to launch Push-to-Talk services

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Mobile Tornado Group, a UK based Push to Talk (PTT) technology, has announced that it has signed a contract with a major Israeli mobile operator. As per the terms of the deal, Mobile Tornado will be responsible for the supply of its patented IPRS Push-to-Talk technology platform and the provision of professional services to install and configure the system in …

EditorIsraeli Network to launch Push-to-Talk services

Siano Raises $20mn in Growth Round Led by JVP (Israel)

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Siano Mobile Silicon (www.siano-ms.com), the world’s leading supplier of digital mobile TV receiver chips, announced today that it has completed a $20 million expansion capital financing round. The round was led by leading Israeli venture capital fund, Jerusalem Venture Partners (JVP). The proceeds of the current round will be used for expanding the Company’s innovative product line as it extends …

EditorSiano Raises $20mn in Growth Round Led by JVP (Israel)

SingTel Chairman Mr Chumpol NaLamlieng to Resign (Singapore)

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Singapore Telecommunications (SingTel) has announced that Mr Chumpol NaLamlieng will resign as Chairman and Director of the company, and will be succeeded by Mr Simon Israel at the end of July. Mr NaLamlieng was appointed a non-executive and independent Director in 2002 and has been Chairman of the Board since 2003. He was President of Siam Cement for 13 years …

EditorSingTel Chairman Mr Chumpol NaLamlieng to Resign (Singapore)

Broadcom to acquire Square (US)

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Broadcom has inked a definitive agreement to acquire Israel-based security software developer Square. Broadcom is expected to pay around US$41.9 million, net of cash assumed, to acquire all of outstanding stock and other equity rights of Square. The boards of directors of the two companies have approved the acquisition. The transaction remains subject to customary closing conditions and is expected …

EditorBroadcom to acquire Square (US)

DigiMo introduces m-payment platform (Israel)

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DigiMo has launched its mobile payment platform. The service requires no hardware or software modification at either the POS or mobile device itself, whether cell phone, tablet computer, or smartphone. It is ready for immediate deployment worldwide. Consumers who register for the service online, and supply their preferred billing method and phone number, will receive a PIN, after which they …

EditorDigiMo introduces m-payment platform (Israel)

Israeli court orders new auction of Modu patents

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An Israeli court has ordered Modu receiver Adv. Hanit Nov to hold a new auction for the company’s patents. According to reports, the court accepted the request by Google for a new auction. Kingston Technology won the original auction with a bid of US$5 million, while Google submitted a late bid of US$7 million. Judge Eitan Orenstin dismissed Kingston’s objections …

EditorIsraeli court orders new auction of Modu patents

Alvarion Loss expands on restructuring charges (Israel)

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Alvarion has stated that its first-quarter revenues dropped by 10.4% to US$46.5 million, and the net loss widened to US$14.5 million from US$4.9 million. The net loss included restructuring and other charges of approximately US$7.1 million related mainly to employee termination expenses and vacating office space. As of March 31, 2011, cash, cash equivalents and investments totaled $69.2 million. According to Eran Gorev, President and CEO …

EditorAlvarion Loss expands on restructuring charges (Israel)

Orange and Partner to review royalties licence agreement (Israel)

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France Telecom and its Orange licensee in Israel, Partner Communications, have altered their royalties agreement to reflect more accurately France Telecom-Orange’s provision of marketing assistance and support with devices. The licence agreement, entered into on 14 September 1998, with the Orange Brand Services unit, provided for a royalty review period from 1 July 2012 to 30 September 2012 to be …

EditorOrange and Partner to review royalties licence agreement (Israel)