GSM Association To Recognize Urban Planet Mobile’s
Continued Development of Cutting Edge
Mobile Education Programs
DURHAM, NC – Urban Planet Mobile, the world’s leading mobile education provider, has joined forces with GSM Association (GSMA) to generate awareness about the effectiveness and importance of mobile education in helping developing nations enhance their education programs.
Urban Planet Mobile will also be recognized at Mobile World Congress, which is attended by more than 50,000 leaders in the telecommunications industry, for the company’s history of developing cutting edge mobile education programs and its ability to penetrate emerging markets in Southeast Asia, the Middle East, Africa and Central/South America by developing partnerships with mobile operators throughout the globe.
As part of its recognition, Urban Planet Mobile was selected to be a GSMA case study because of the company’s continued history of impacting lives through mobile technology. The case study will be available later this month at this year’s Mobile World conference in Barcelona, Spain.
The GSMA has also recognized Urban Planet CEO Brian OliverSmith as one of the leaders in mobile technology by inviting him to speak on the mLearning panel at the Mobile World Congress to give his perspective on the direction of mobile technology and mobile education. This honor, bequeathed by the GSMA, acknowledges Mr. OliverSmith as a leading expert in mobile education who continues to blaze new paths as mobile education moves into the future.
“Urban Planet Mobile’s continued commitment to developing and delivering quality mobile educational content continues to draw attention of mobile providers throughout the globe who want to offer our products to their customers,” said Brian OliverSmith, CEO, Urban Planet Mobile. “Mobile providers from every part of the globe continue to be attracted to our groundbreaking products and request partnerships. It is only a matter of time until our mobile education products are available to every consumer wanting to learn English through the most efficient and effective product on the market.”
Urban Planet Mobile is a leading innovator of educational products created for mobile, tablet and computer. The company was awarded the Frost & Sullivan Most Innovative App, the GSMA Global Mobile Award for Best Mobile Learning Innovation and was awarded the prestigious Gartner Cool Vendor in Education Technology. Urban Planet Mobile’s products are available worldwide, with distribution channels in 75 countries. With its innovative and pioneering audio-sms delivery, the company’s mobile learning products can be accessed on over 95% of all mobile phones. The company recently launched 32 of its planned 300 English learning apps to be available in 18 different languages. Urban Planet Mobile also offers Writing Planet™, the world’s only comprehensive, web-based English writing program built on automated assessment technology, created specifically for non-native English speakers. Additional information about the company and our products can be obtained at www.urbanplanetmobile.com and www.writingplanet.net or by calling (919) 237-2755.
Click here to see the GSMA Case Study on Urban Planet Mobile.