App division MobileWeb now Twipe
New company develops mobile publishing apps
Brussels, 26 September 2011. MobileWeb, provider of SMS solutions and mobile applications, moves its mobile apps division into a new entity, Twipe. Since its start in 2001, MobileWeb offers solutions for SMS connectivity and mobile payments. Gradually the company started the development of mobile sites and applications for smartphones and tablets. MobileWebâ€™s portfolio contains apps for De Standaard on iPad, the iPhone app of Studio Brussel and 2deScherm on Android of SBS Belgium. As the app business grows fast, it requires a specific approach.
Twipe, a combination ofÂ Touch & Swipe, specializes in mobile applications for newspapers, magazine publishers and tv-broadcasters. â€œWith Twipe we want to offer a flexible solution for big media groups to bring their newspapers, magazines and media content on iPad, iPhone and Android devices. Our mobile publishing platform allows us to create in a short period of time, a unique and efficient solution in line with the customerâ€™s needsâ€œ says, Danny Lein, Managing Director Twipe.
Twipe can already look back on an extensive portfolio. Recent developments include Humo, De Standaard HD, 2deScherm (SBS) and NRC Handelsblad on iPad and iPhone.
The SMS services and mobile payments continue operate under the MobileWeb brand.
Twipe (http://www.twipemobile.com) Twipe is a division of the E-ZONE group (http://www.e-zone.net). E-ZONE was founded in 1999 and drives interactive businesses. Twipe focuses on mobile publishing and creates innovative custom applications for media groups.