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Opera and Tjat to showcase new generation of mobile-messaging widgets at Mobile World Congress

February 15, 2010

Oslo, Norway - February 15, 2010

 

As part of the ongoing strategicpartnership between Tjat and Opera Software, Opera is demonstrating theTjat Mobile Messaging Widget at Mobile World Congress 2010 in Barcelona.

Opera included Tjat IM widgets as a default widget on all Opera Widgetsdistributions.

The award-winning Tjat Messaging platform combines popular Web messagingservices (such as instant messaging, e-mail and social networks) into oneconvenient Widget.

Tjat Messaging widgets for Opera are also among recommended widgets forother Opera platforms such as Opera 9.5, 9.7, Windows Mobile and SymbianOS, as well as Opera Desktop 10.2 and up. Tjat widgets bring Opera userseasy, familiar and feature-rich IM access such as MSN,Yahoo!, ICQ, Chikka, AIM and Skype Talk.

"Tjat is proud to become a part of the Opera's offerings, with our sharedvision and cutting-edge innovation, while delivering the unparallelexcellence that Opera Software is synonymous with," said Gideon Drori,Tjat CEO.

"The Opera Widgets strategy is to improve convenience and usefulness onthe mobile platform. By partnering with companies such as Tjat, we areable to provide Opera users with familiar and popular social-networkingtools, all within a single application," said Jon vonTetzchner, Co-founder, Opera Software. "Tjat and Opera share a vision tobring advanced services that are easy to use and engaging for mobile phoneusers."

Tjat Widget will be demonstrated in both the Opera and Tjat booths atMobile World Congress 2010. Visit Opera's exhibit at Hall 1, C44, orTjat's booth at Hall 4, Level 1, IMA Pavillion to see Web technology inaction, on a wide range of devices.

About Tjat

Tjat is the world leader in delivering mobile access for Web messagingservices (instant messaging, e-mail, and Social Networks) to the widestpossible subscriber base. As a SaaS (Software as a Service) solution, Tjatservices are easy and immediate to deploy, giving users the value,simplicity and localization that are critical for the success of a mobileVAS today. Tjat is based in London, UK, with development and supportoffices in Germany, Israel, Ukraine and Singapore. Tjat is a StrategicPartner of Opera Software, delivering Tjat's advanced messaging widgetsfor Opera Widget environments, for Opera Mobile and any other widgetenabled end user device (like video set-top boxes and more!). Learn moreabout Tjat at www.tjat.com

About Opera

Opera enables more than 350 million internet consumers worldwide to connect with the content and services that matter most to them. Opera also helps publishers monetize their content through advertising and advertisers reach the audiences that build value for their businesses, capitalizing on a global consumer audience reach that exceeds 1 billion.

Opera is a trademark of Opera Software AS.