Geekzone: technology news, blogs, forums
Guest
Welcome Guest.
You haven't logged in yet. If you don't have an account you can register now.
AvantGo to surpass one billionth subscriber sync
Posted on 9-Nov-2004 14:31 | Tags Filed under: News



iAnywhere Solutions announced that its AvantGo mobile Internet service will reach one billion subscriber syncs in the month of November 2004. In celebration of this milestone and the service's five-year anniversary, which highlights the growing momentum of the free service, AvantGo will feature a contest for subscribers and launch a special advertising program for channel partners.

"AvantGo has been terrific to work with, and we congratulate the service on five terrific years," said Rob Britton, Managing Director, Brand Development and Advertising, for American Airlines. "The reason we signed on with AvantGo is simple. AvantGo offers one of the most cost-effective ways possible to deliver online information to a broad range of American Airlines key customers. When we wanted a way to deliver online content that business travelers could easily take with them, we chose AvantGo. The service provides a highly streamlined way to deliver a lot of content to PDAs and smartphones."

The AvantGo service leverages iAnywhere's patented technology to synchronize mobile optimized websites to PDA and smartphone users via a desktop or wireless Internet connection. An average user subscribes to 6-8 channels of content with about 100 pages of content per sync. Nearly half of AvantGo users view content on their device at least once per day.

"Reaching one billion syncs demonstrates the popularity and maturity of AvantGo and the strength of our technology," said Neil Versen, senior director of AvantGo at iAnywhere. "Adding to our billionth sync achievement, we have established ourselves as a pioneer and leader in mobile advertising. It's a testament to the fact that mobile marketing works when many of our partners continue to renew their campaigns and validate that the medium is a powerful, cost-effective way to build brand awareness and acquire new customers."






comments powered by Disqus


Trending now »

Hot discussions in our forums right now:

The President Of The USA: Donald Trump
Created by TimA, last reply by driller2000 on 25-Apr-2017 08:10 (4057 replies)
Pages... 269 270 271


New Immigration Changes
Created by Oriphix, last reply by joker97 on 21-Apr-2017 21:01 (40 replies)
Pages... 2 3


The case for mandatory internet filtering
Created by shanehobson, last reply by Rikkitic on 25-Apr-2017 09:22 (73 replies)
Pages... 3 4 5


Need Help With Unstable Broadband on Old Exchange
Created by da5id, last reply by hio77 on 24-Apr-2017 17:59 (17 replies)
Pages... 2


recommend me a ADSL 2+ modem?
Created by tommyboy, last reply by tommyboy on 24-Apr-2017 20:08 (32 replies)
Pages... 2 3


Spark move to IP-based voice
Created by freitasm, last reply by old3eyes on 22-Apr-2017 07:38 (61 replies)
Pages... 3 4 5


People Are Roasting New Zealand to Oblivion
Created by Mspec, last reply by TimA on 24-Apr-2017 14:03 (12 replies)

Highlander vs Santa Fe/Sorento
Created by Dulouz, last reply by blakamin on 22-Apr-2017 20:11 (22 replies)
Pages... 2