Ingenio and Third Screen Media to Support AskMeNow Mobile Advertising Platform, AdSwers.IRVINE, Calif. -- AskMeNow, a wholly owned subsidiary Wholly Owned Subsidiary
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In other words, the parent company owns the company outright and there are no minority owners. of Ocean West Holding Corporation (OTCBB OTCBB
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AskMeNow is the only service that allows its users to ask any question using natural language and receive a specific, relevant answer to their question in moments on their cell phone or wireless PDA (Personal Digital Assistant) A handheld computer for managing contacts, appointments and tasks. It typically includes a name and address database, calendar, to-do list and note taker, which are the functions in a personal information manager (see PIM). . With AdSwers, answers will come back to customers in a much richer format and will allow for multiple advertisers per message to implement campaigns that include graphics, hyperlinks and other multi-media. Advertisers will soon have the ability to target their message on a wide choice of related categories, then hone their placements based on user interests, location and timing.
Through its partnership with Third Screen Media and its TSM TSM Tivoli Storage Manager
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Additionally, by incorporating Ingenio Pay Per Call listings into the AdSwers program, AskMeNow will become one of a select group of wireless search solutions to help connect Ingenio Pay Per Call advertisers to qualified mobile consumers.
"We think we have tapped into what will be the best user experience not only for AskMeNow customers but for advertisers as well," says Jeffrey Mahl, Chief Revenue & Content Officer of AskMeNow.
"Pay Per Call advertising is emerging as a primary ad model for mobile search," said Marc Barach, Chief Marketing Officer of Ingenio. "We're looking forward to working with AskMeNow to continue to put our advertisers in front of qualified consumers -- wherever they may be."
AskMeNow is continuing to expand its advertiser base with individual advertisers as well as partnerships with other advertising services like those of Ingenio and Third Screen. Advertisers interested in participating in AskMeNow's AdSwers program should email email@example.com for more information.
AskMeNow, a wholly owned subsidiary of Ocean West Holding Corporation, is the easiest, most convenient way to access information on the Internet or from local content from your cell phone or mobile PDA device. The first mobile lifestyle network, AskMeNow utilizes its proprietary technology to offer a natural language based interaction and dynamic content provision platform designed for simple and quick information retrieval information retrieval
Recovery of information, especially in a database stored in a computer. Two main approaches are matching words in the query against the database index (keyword searching) and traversing the database using hypertext or hypermedia links. . Through relationships such as the one previously announced with Rogers Wireless Rogers Wireless, formerly known as Rogers AT&T Wireless, is a wholly owned subsidiary of Rogers Communications. Rogers purchased Fido in November 2004, creating Canada's largest wireless carrier, which surpasses Bell Mobility in subscriber volume, and is a Global System for Mobile , Canada's leading wireless carrier, the Company generates revenues through per usage fees and one to one contextual mobile advertising sponsorships. AskMeNow launched officially in November 2005. The Company is based in Irvine, California Irvine is an incorporated city in Orange County, California, United States. It is a planned city, mainly developed by the Irvine Company since the 1960s. Formally incorporated on December 28 1971, the 69.7 square mile (180.5 km²) city has a population of 202,079 (as of 2007). . Please click on www.askmenow.com for more information.
Ingenio, Inc. combines the telephone and the Web to help businesses and individuals capitalize on Cap´i`tal`ize on`
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About Third Screen Media
Third Screen Media is a marketing technology company that enables advertising for mobile phones and wireless devices. Third Screen Media created the TSM Network, the world's largest, single-source mobile ad network and developed MADX, the only web-based, mobile ad management and delivery platform that connects advertisers, publishers and carriers.
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