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 (, 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 …

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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 …

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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 …

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