BEIJING and DALLAS, Nov. 19, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- NQ Mobile (NYSE:NQ), a leading global provider of mobile Internet services, today announced that its award-winning apps will be made available to the 128 million subscribers of PT Telekomunikasi Selular (Telkomsel). Based in Jakarta, Telkomsel is Indonesia's leading provider of mobile telecommunications and digital data services. Telkomsel is also the sixth largest telecommunication operator in the world. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20121224/CN34262LOGO )
NQ Family Guardian will become the core of Telkomsel's Halo Family service, under the name Family Control. Also, Telkomsel will provide NQ Mobile's three flagship products, namely NQ Mobile Security, NQ Vault and Family Guardian to its customers.
NQ Family Guardian offers parents a robust solution to ensure their children's mobile experiences remain safe, secure and within established boundaries. NQ Family Guardian gives parents a complete set of security and monitoring services, allowing them to be updated on the child's location, prohibit access to inappropriate websites and apps, set schedules for when device functions can and cannot be used, and even block spam calls and texts.
"As smartphone adoption soars among the younger population worldwide, we are proud to provide concerned parents with a solution that helps their children enjoy the benefits of smartphones while knowing those mobile experiences will be positive and safe," commented Gavin Kim, Chief Commercial Officer of NQ Mobile.In addition to NQ Family Guardian, Telkomsel will provide NQ Mobile's flagship products:
- NQ Mobile Security: the most widely used of its type with more than 133 million active monthly user accounts worldwide, provides protection from viruses, malicious URLs, spam and data-theft.
- NQ Mobile Vault: a top app on Google Play with millions of downloads and an average user rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars, the app allows consumers to password protect and encrypt photos, videos and other valuable personal information on their smartphones to assure it remains safe from prying eyes.