The Future of Mobile

Buongiorno in Nokia Download! Deal

David Murphy

Mobile content company Buongiorno has announced the launch of its BlinkoGold digital content store to consumers through the Nokia Download! store.
Embedded in millions of Nokia mobile phones worldwide, as well as via web and WAP, Nokias Download! store gives consumers access to the latest in dynamic mobile content offerings so that they can create their own unique, personalized experience on their Nokia handset.
Mobile consumers in Italy can now find, try, and buy Buongiornos content solutions through the distinctive Download! client icon appearing on the menu screen of Nokia N70, N80, N95, N73, 6630, 6680, E61i, E90, N93 and N82 handsets. Buongiorno says the launch enables it to further extend the popularity and brand loyalty of BlinkoGold into the rapidly-expanding global mobile consumer market, enabling revenue generation from millions of users of Download! enabled Nokia devices currently deployed in the mobile markets worldwide. BlinkoGold content appears on the first page of the Download store.
The distribution agreementbrings together the leader in mobile communications with the leader in mobile content, says Buongiorno CEO, Andrea Casalini. It will enable us to continue pursuing our growth strategy  in our B2C business line that, together with B2B will take the company to hit targeted revenues in 2008 of 330 - 350 million (270 - 276 million).
BlinkoGold will be available to consumers on select Nokia devices  in Italy, and will be available soon afterwards in Spain, Austria ,Switzerland, Turkey, France, Brazil, Argentina, Venezuela, India, the US, China and Russia.
Buongiornos BlinkoGold joins a growing roster of pre-tested and certified world-class applications, aggregators, and content available to consumers through the Nokia Download! client. A one-stop personalization shop for Nokia S60 and Series 40 devices, Download! provides easy access to a multitude of popular ringtones, branded entertainment content, the latest in mobile gaming and dynamic applications for personalizing mobile devices to the users own preferences.