fastmobile Announces Mobile Application Development Agreement

Feb 17, 2006

fastmobile, a provider of mobile integrated messaging and content solutions, has announced a worldwide agreement with California Internet giant Yahoo!. Through this relationship, fastmobile will bring the multimedia features enabled by their mobile Instant Communications Platform to select Yahoo! mobile services.

The first product delivered to Yahoo! under the agreement is a mobile multimedia version of Yahoo!'s Instant Messaging (IM) application, Yahoo! Messenger. The application is part of the Yahoo! Go mobile service. This fastmobile-powered Yahoo! Messenger application delivers features including the ability to send voice IMs and cameraphone photos within an active conversation. The application also replicates the look and feel of the PC-based Yahoo! Messenger service.