Opera Mini Powers New TMN Mobile Internet Service
Revolutionary Web browser available pre-installed on select handsets
Oslo, Norway - May 30, 2007
Opera Software, the pioneer in deliveringdynamic Web experiences, today announced that TMN, TelecomunicaÃ§Ãµes MÃ³veisNacionais, S.A., Portugal's leading mobile operator, has selected OperaMini as the default Web browser for the company's mobile Internet service.Opera Mini offers the richest and most engaging mobile Web experience forTMN's over 5.7 million customers, allowing them to access the realInternet - use their favorite sites, check their email and bank - whereverthey are.
"Our customers now have access to the full range of favorite Web contenton their mobiles," said JosÃ© Baldino, Member of the Board, TMN. "TMN has along legacy of offering our users innovative new services. By selectingOpera Mini, we have created a truly compelling offering that gives ourcustomers a unique and high-value Web experience."
TMN is Portugal's leading mobile operator. Having pioneered Portugal'smobile industry for more than 16 years, TMN now boasts a customer base ofmore than 5.7 million.
The Opera-powered mobile Internet solution will be available as a freedownload for all TMN customers from:http://mini.opera.com/tmn.Additionally, Opera Mini will be delivered pre-installed on severalhigh-volume handsets.
"With internetnotelemÃ³vel, TMN has given their customers Web access fromany TMN device," said Jon S. von Tetzchner, CEO, Opera. "Whether theypurchase one of the handsets where Opera Mini comes pre-installed or theychoose to download it from TMN's site, we're certain TMN's customers willbe impressed with the breadth and capability of internetnotelemÃ³vel andwill immediately enjoy the convenience of having Web access from anylocation."
About Opera Mini
Opera Mini is a Web revolution on mobile phones. Opera Mini workseffortlessly with almost any phone made today, allowing users to browsetheir favorite sites from their mobile. Opera Mini is based on Opera'sworld-leading browser technology that ensures a rich, consistent Webexperience regardless of device. To download Opera Mini for free, pointyour phone's browser to www.operamini.com.
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