Leading software download site partners with leading mobile content provider
TORONTO, CANADA, 15 December, 2004 — Tucows Inc. (OTCBB:TCOW), today announced the launch of a new content library for mobile phones at mobile.tucows.com. The company is working with Mediaplazza, part of the Jet Multimedia Group. Mediaplazza provides a leading platform with mobile content, such as ring tones, cell phone games and wallpaper.
“We are very excited about the launch of our second new library this year,” said Elliot Noss, President and CEO Tucows Inc. “Our download customers rely on Tucows to be their best source of specialty and leading edge tools for their computing and personal devices and this library will service the exploding market for mobile content. ”
“Tucows is a great client to have. They have a unique relationship with Internet Service Providers around the world. This new agreement will increase the availability of our tools to cell phone users worldwide, ” commented Marc-Antoine Ross, Country Manager of MediaPlazza North America.
Tucows chose to work with Mediaplazza because they have developed partnerships with large companies and their platform is connected to more than 122 telecom operators.
“We are pleased to have Mediaplazza’s mobile phone tools distributed via the Tucows website. They have a powerful international web presence and we at MediaPlazza like to consider ourselves citizens of the world,” said Eric Gautier, Owner of MediaPlazza, part of the Jet Multimedia Group.
Tucows Inc. is a leading provider of wholesale internet services and back office solutions to a global network of more than 6,000 web hosting companies, ISPs and other service providers. As the largest ICANN-accredited wholesale domain name registrar, Tucows offers a suite of complementary internet services including: domain name registration and management, digital certificates, email services and web publishing services. Tucows’ back office products, including the Platypus Billing System and customer relationship management solutions, enable service providers to automate and enhance their service offerings. Tucows also distributes software and other digital content through its global network of affiliates offering more than 40,000 software titles. For more information, please visit: www.tucowsinc.com.
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