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Past Press Releases - General Wireless AB

January 28, 2008
General Wireless unveils new multimedia application - MobiDrop
Today, General Wireless announced a new multimedia application MobiDrop that greatly simplifies sending multimedia files from the PC desktop to mobile phones. More

December 5, 2007
Strong growth for PC-to-mobile messaging in Europe
General Wireless, the global market
leader in PC-to-mobile messaging, reports a 25% increase in their PC-to-mobile messaging market in the last quarter.

November 6, 2007
General Wireless announces first commercial launch of multimedia PC plug-ins for Vista-Outlook 2007
General Wireless, the global market leader in PC-to-mobile messaging, today announced that a leading mobile operator has upgraded its PC-to-mobile messaging system to handle both text (SMS) and multimedia (MMS) messaging in Microsoft®Vista and Microsoft®Outlook®2007.

May 31, 2007
General Wireless launches world’s first SMS and MMS PC-plugins for Microsoft Vista and Outlook 2007
General Wireless, the global market leader in PC-to-mobile messaging, today announced that it will be the first company in the world to ship text (SMS) and multimedia (MMS) mobile messaging PC-plugins for Microsoft®Vista® and Microsoft®Outlook®2007.

February 7, 2007
Innovative Multimedia Service launched by Telefónica Móviles España using General Wireless solution
General Wireless has, in cooperation with Teleca Solutions S.A, signed a contract with Telefónica Móviles España, S.A., delivering its eSMS and eMMS solution for integrating PC-based E-mail with mobile text and multimedia messaging. Telefónica Móviles España is the leading mobile operator in the Spanish market under the brand name movistar. More

January 30, 2007
General Wireless signs agreement with Microsoft for Outlook Mobile Services
General Wireless, the market leader in
PC-to-mobile messaging, today announced that it has signed an agreement with Microsoft for Microsoft® Outlook® Mobile Services.

May 17, 2006
General Wireless sells new multimedia software to two European mobile operators
General Wireless, the market leader in PC-to-mobile messaging, today announced the launch of multimedia application eMMS Desktop, and said that it is already shipping eMMS Desktop to two major European mobile operators. More

February 13, 2006
General Wireless awarded eSMS contract by Iceland Telecom
General Wireless has been selected by Iceland Telecom (Landssíminn) to supply its eSMS technology. The eSMS solution allows Iceland Telecom’s end users to send SMS from standard e-mail programs such as Microsoft Outlook and Lotus Notes. More

February 6, 2006
General Wireless launches SMS and MMS toolbar
General Wireless today announced the launch of eMMS Toolbar, a toolbar that enables SMS and MMS to be sent easily from Internet Explorer to mobile phones. eMMS technology can also be integrated into other toolbars, meaning Google, Yahoo, Skype and others could all benefit. More

February 1, 2006
General Wireless eSMS solution launched at Mobiltel in Bulgaria
General Wireless and Starhome have signed a contract with mobile operator Mobiltel in Bulgaria to deliver General Wireless’s eSMS solution, which integrates desktop e-mail with SMS services. Mobiltel is the leading mobile operator in Bulgaria. More

December 15, 2005
First PC-to-Mobile MMS service launched by 3G operator 3 together with General Wireless
General Wireless has signed a contract with 3, the leading 3G mobile operator in Scandinavia, to deliver its eMMS solution for integrating PC-based e-mail with mobile text and multimedia messaging. 3 now becomes the world’s first mobile operator to offer PC users easy access to multimedia messaging, using text, voice, images and video to communicate with mobile phone users. More

July 12, 2005
General Wireless signs contract with KPN Mobile Group
General Wireless has signed a contract with the KPN Mobile Group, a leading Europan mobile operator active in the Netherlands, Germany and Belgium, to deliver its eSMS Executive software for integrating desktop e-mail with SMS services. General Wireless’ solution is initially used in the new KPN SMS mail service offered by KPN, the leading mobile operator on the Dutch market. More

June 17, 2005
General Wireless partners with Netsize to deliver eSMS to enterprise customers
Netsize and General Wireless have signed an agreement that will enable Netsize’s enterprise customers to send SMS messages directly from their PC’s using the Microsoft Outlook e-mail client. More

April 25, 2005
General Wireless receives Entrepreneurial Company Award
General Wireless has been named the recipient
of the 2005 Frost & Sullivan Entrepreneurial Company Award for the European fixed messaging market. Newly released research by Frost & Sullivan forecasts explosive growth in the PC SMS market, a market created and dominated by General Wireless.

April 7, 2005
eSMS by General Wireless deployed at a new home in mobilkom austria, by Starhome
mobilkom austria empowers its subscribers with the ability to send SMS messages as easily as sending an e-mail. More

March 7, 2005
General Wireless wins contract from leading GSM operator in Brazil
TIM Brasil has launched TIM Turbo Mail, a new service that enables customers to send and receive GSM SMS text messages integrated with their desktop e-mail. The service is based on General Wireless’ eSMS technology, delivered and deployed through a joint project by TIM, Kelyanlab and General Wireless. More

February 2, 2005
General Wireless enables MMS using Microsoft e-Mail clients
General Wireless today announced eMMS, a Multimedia Messaging Service (MMS) solution for standard Microsoft e-Mail clients. eMMS is targeted at mobile operators looking to increase MMS adoption and traffic.


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