dotMobi Grabs Assets of Mowser

Schachter, Ken
May 2008
Red Herring;5/9/2008, p3
Trade Publication
The article reports on the purchase of the assets of Mowser, a mobile browsing firm in San Mateo, California, by dotMobi in Dublin, Ireland, backed by Ericsson, Google, Microsoft and Nokia. In April 2008, co-founder Russell Beattie, bemoaning Mowser's inability to raise funding and declining growth, called an end to the company's development and warned that the service could disappear in the future. dotMobi said it planned to integrate Mowser's technology into business and consumer mobile development tools as well as dotMobi's creation tools.


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