Medio Partners with AdMob to Bolster Mobile Advertising

San Francisco – Septemer 10, 2008. From CTIA Wireless I.T. & Entertainment 2008, Medio, the leader in mobile search, today announced a partnership with AdMob, the world’s largest mobile advertising marketplace. As part of this agreement, AdMob will deliver targeted mobile search ads to consumers using Medio’s analytics-driven mobile search service. This partnership brings Medio’s strength as the leading mobile search provider and relationships with major mobile operators together with AdMob’s unmatched, diverse ad traffic to deliver highly targeted and relevant ads to consumers on the mobile phone. Medio is partnering with AdMob to ensure consumers see high quality ads and make it easier for advertisers to reach consumers on their mobile phones. “We’re proud to partner with AdMob, the largest mobile […]
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Medio’s Carrier Partners Receive Highest Search Satisfaction in Nielsen Mobile Search Report

Las Vegas - April 1, 2008. From CTIA Wireless 2008, Medio, the leader in mobile search and mobile advertising, announced today that two of its carrier partners, Verizon Wireless and T-Mobile, received the highest search satisfaction ratings according to the Q3 2007 Nielsen Mobile Search Report. Twenty percent more users reported being “Very Satisfied” with the T-Mobile and Verizon carrier search boxes than with those of any other carrier. Furthermore, while having the greatest proportion of very satisfied customers, Medio’s overall satisfaction scores are higher than the current mobile WAP search offerings from the leading Internet search providers.Medio is a white label search provider for both Verizon and T-Mobile, powering Verizon’s Get It Now, and T-Mobile’s t-zones. Verizon Wireless’ Get it […]
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Medio Launches Mobile Content Partner Program

Las Vegas – April 1, 2008. From CTIA Wireless 2008, Medio, the leader in mobile search and advertising, announced today the launch of the Medio Mobile Content Partner Program. As part of the program, Medio is signing some of the preeminent companies in their content categories, and some of the most popular categories in mobile search. These partners will add high-quality content to the over 300 feeds Medio has already ingested. These partners will provide deeper access to content for Medio uSearch, the company’s groundbreaking universal search offering that will become available later this year.Medio uSearch will simplify the mobile search experience by enabling users to quickly and easily find the on-and off-deck content they want from a single search box. […]
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Click and Search’… Why wait?

Mobile World Congress, Barcelona, Spain - February 11, 2008. While users are consuming an increasingly wide range of data services on more capable networks and devices, the barriers to discover and use mobile internet services are still high. To solve the need for search and recommendation across the wealth of content available in a compelling user experience, SurfKitchen, the market leader in On-Device Portal (ODP) applications and Medio, the leader in mobile search and search advertising, are joining forces to demolish these final barriers. This will enable consumers to discover and use a broader range of services, as well as search for relevant online content within an integrated on-device experience. Mobile search is a key service component of today’s ‘mobile-meets-Internet’ world. […]
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Medio Research Panel 2H07 Tracks Shift in Mobile Search From Downloadable Content to Mobile Web

Mobile World Congress, Barcelona, Spain - February 11, 2008. Today at Mobile World Congress, Medio, Inc., the leading provider of mobile search and advertising solutions, announced that its 2H07 research demonstrates the emerging use of mobile search to find information from the Mobile Web. Medio’s research illustrates the evolution of mobile search away from downloadable content towards information on the Mobile Internet. As a result of this growing use of Mobile Web search from the handset, Medio is also tracking a healthy adoption of mobile search among users as well as the predominance of certain ad-related functions that are well-suited to the mobile interface. The majority of mobile search queries have traditionally been performed in relation to downloading mobile content. Information […]
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Medio Launches On-Device Portal

Seattle - Medio, the leading provider of mobile search and advertising solutions, announced today the launch of the Medio On-Device Portal (ODP), the first consumer “search-and-discover” experience, embedded on the handset and created specifically for mass-market mobile phone users. The Medio ODP gives mobile users one-click access to mobile content including real-time news, sport scores, weather, flight status and local directory information. With an open-platform architecture, the Medio ODP also enables operators to customize their portals with the content and services to quickly respond to the need of subscribers. The Medio ODP is available now on T-Mobile USA’s t-zones®, and is pre-loaded on the Nokia 6263 and Motorola RAZR II phones, with additional devices expected to follow in Q1 2008. Medio’s […]
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Medio Adds Mobile and Technology Veterans to Leadership Team

Seattle - January 7, 2008. Medio, Inc., the leading provider of mobile search and advertising solutions, today announced it has named Eugene M. Kuerner as Vice President of Engineering and Cheryl Scott as Vice President of Carrier Deployments. These additions boost Medio’s leadership team, helping the company to maintain its aggressive growth. As Vice President of Engineering, Kuerner will be responsible for enhancing Medio’s current technology platform, as well as producing the next generation of mobile search and advertising solutions.He will also oversee Medio’s development team.As Vice President of Carrier Deployments, Scott will manage Medio’s deployment team, responsible for efficiently deploying search solutions for operators such as Verizon, T-Mobile USA and T-Mobile International.Both Scott and Kuerner will report to Chief Operating […]
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Medio expands performance advertising network to Europe

London, UK - December 12, 2007. Medio, Inc., the leading provider of mobile search and advertising solutions, today announced the availability of its performance-based Medio MobileNow™ Ad Network to advertisers and mobile publishers in the UK and beyond. A component of Medio’s complete mobile search ecosystem, the ad network maximises the latent potential of the mobile phone by targeting mobile consumers with relevant, pay-per-click ads. With the incorporation of search-based advertising in 2008, Medio MobileNow will create additional revenue streams for mobile operators, publishers and other off-deck mobile properties while offering advertisers even more targeting precision through highly relevant ad messages based on consumers’ search queries. The Medio MobileNow Ad network has been live in the United States since its launch […]
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The World Economic Forum Announces Technology Pioneers 2008: Medio, Inc. Selected

Seattle, WA - November 29, 2007. The World Economic Forum today announced 39 visionary companies selected as Technology Pioneers 2008. Medio Inc. has been selected as one of these Technology Pioneers. The Technology Pioneers 2008 were nominated by the world’s leading technology experts, including venture capitalists, technology companies, academics and media. The final selection from 273 nominees was made by a panel of leading technology experts appointed by the World Economic Forum. Technology Pioneers 2008 are invited to participate in the World Economic Forum Annual Meeting 2008 that will be held in Davos, Switzerland, from 23-27 January and in the Annual Meeting of the New Champions that will be held in Tianjin, People’s Republic of China from 25-27 September 2008. Medio […]
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Medio and mInfo Team to Deliver a Mobile Search and Advertising Platform for the Chinese Market

Seattle and Shanghai - November 12, 2007. Seattle-based Medio Inc. (http://www.medio.com) and Shanghai-based mInfo Inc. (http://www.minfo.com) today jointly announced a long-term strategic partnership between the two mobile search market leaders. Under the agreement, Medio and mInfo will work together on both technical and business levels to develop a flexible mobile search, advertising and content delivery platform for the Chinese market. The partnership will combine the technical and operational strengths of both companies to deliver unsurpassed value for Chinese operators, advertisers and over 520 million mobile subscribers in the world’s fastest growing market. The strategic agreement will help both companies to extend their reach into new markets. Medio’s exclusive focus on mobile has helped it become the leading white-label provider […]
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