Mobile-XL Links With Oberthur Technologies

Los Angeles-based Mobile-XL, the international mobile information services firm backed by the Tech Coast Angels, said this week that it has linked a deal with Oberthur Technologies to include its XLBrowser Content Platform on Oberthur's line of SIM cards. Financial details of the deal were not disclosed. The firms said that including Mobile-XL's software on its SIM cards will give Oberthur's customers access to new, sports, yellow pages, education, and other content. Mobile-XL provides SMS-based, mobile applications which provide news, information, and other content to lesser served, developing countries with limited or expensive Internet access.