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September 10, 2010
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GMO mobile, Inc.
 
GMO mobile News Site, Yomerumo Introduces “mixi Check” Button
 
Tokyo – September 10, 2010 – GMO Ad Partners wholly-owned subsidiary, GMO mobile today announces that mobile news and entertainment website Yomerumo now features the mixi Check button, a new service by mixi, inc. operator of social networking service, mixi.
GMO Ad Partners is a GMO Internet Group company.
 
Now, with the simple click of a button, Yomerumo users (approx. 1 million email members) can now share articles they find interesting with friends on mixi. The new service is expected to promote communication between users, improve user satisfaction and increase the media value of Yomerumo by directing more users to the site.
 
Yomerumo
Yomerumo (http://news.merumo.ne.jp/ Japanese only) is a free news and entertainment website available on the three major Japanese cell phone carriers docomo, au, and SoftBank. Delivering over 150 articles each day to mobile users, the site receives around 73 million page views per month. In addition to news and entertainment Yomerumo features include trending topics on the web, a column on love, 4-panel manga and user generated content.
 The free application Yomerumo News for iPhone/iPod touch enables free access to application content for iPhone users, a rapidly growing market demographic. To date the application has received over 60,000 downloads. Yomerumo News also allows iPhone users to post links and comments to Twitter from within the application.
 
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About GMO Internet Group
GMO Internet Group, headquartered in Japan, is a leading force in the Internet industry offering one of the most comprehensive ranges of Internet services worldwide. The group holds top domestic market share in domain registration, web hosting, and payment processing and provides a host of other Internet services including global online security services, ecommerce solutions, and Internet advertising to both businesses and individuals. At the centre of the group is GMO Internet, Inc. a company listed on the prestigious first section of the Tokyo Stock Exchange (TSE: 9449). 
 
GMO mobile Inc.
Company Name
GMO mobile, Inc. http://www.gmo-mobile.jp/
Location
1-10-7 Dogenzaka, Shibuya ku, Tokyo, JAPAN
CEO
Shintaro Takahashi
Business Description
-Mobile media
Capital
10 million yen
 
GMO AD Partners, Inc.
Company Name
GMO AD Partners, Inc. http://www.gmo-ap.jp/
(OSE Hercules: 4784)
Location
1-10-7 Dogenzaka, Shibuya ku, Tokyo, JAPAN
CEO
Shintaro Takahashi
Business Description
-Internet Advertising
Capital
1.301 billion yen
 
GMO Internet Inc.
Company Name
GMO Internet Inc. http://www.gmo.jp/en
(TSE First Section Code: 9449)
Location
Cerulean Tower, 26-1 Sakuragaokacho, Shibuya ku, Tokyo, JAPAN
CEO
Masatoshi Kumagai
Business Description
- Web Infrastructure & Ecommerce
- Internet Media
Capital
1.27 billion yen
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