Novatel Selects PocketGear For App Store

San Diego-based Novatel Wireless said today that it has selected PocketGear to power a new, application store for its MiFi mobile hotspot device. According to the firm, PocketGear will power the MiFi App Store, which will provide additional functionality to MiFi users. Novatel did not detail what kinds of applications might be offered via the new app store, but said it is working with its technology partners to create applications for enterprise users and consumers. PocketGear operates a mobile application storefront for multiple platforms, and also powers application stores for a number of a large number of mobile operators.