Ooredoo Oman launches Protected & Sound Cellular App with the SafePath® Linked Life Platform from Smith Micro
PITTSBURGH – (BUSINESS WIRE) – Smith Micro Software announced today that Ooredoo Oman has launched its SafePath Family solution for cellular subscribers in the Sultanate of Oman, Oman. The mobile app with the white label Safe & Sound offers real-time location services and child protection for Android smartphones and tablets.
“Keeping loved ones safe – both online and in real life – is a top priority for families everywhere,” said William W. Smith, Jr., President and CEO of Smith Micro. “We are excited to support Ooredoo Oman in delivering our market leading family security technology to cellular subscribers in the Middle East for the first time.”
“With Safe & Sound we are launching a mobile app based on a proven platform for family safety and offering our subscribers real-time location services and parental controls for Android smartphones and tablets,” said Raed Mohammed Dawood, Director of Branding. Communication and corporate affairs at Ooredoo Oman. “Now our customers can have peace of mind when it comes to family safety.”
Safe & Sound features include:
Detailed location history with real-time tracking and breadcrumbs
SOS family alarm
Geo-fencing and security areas
Instant notifications for smartphones and smartwatches
Screen time limits and blocking the installation of new apps
About Ooredoo Oman
The Omani Qatari Telecommunications Company SAOG (“Ooredoo”) was founded and registered in December 2004 in the Sultanate of Oman. The services started in March 2005 and originally went under the name Nawras. As the leading provider of data experiences in Oman, Ooredoo brings cutting-edge digital products and services to individuals and businesses so that customers can enjoy the Internet. As of December 31, 2019, Ooredoo achieved sales of OMR 285.5 million and is listed on the Muscat Stock Market (MSM) under the ticker “ORDS”. More information is available at www.ooredoo.om.
About Smith Micro Software, Inc.
Smith Micro develops software that simplifies and enhances the mobile experience and provides solutions for some of the world’s leading wireless carriers and cable MSOs. Our solutions enable the family’s digital lifestyle and offer powerful voice messaging capabilities. They enrich today’s connected lifestyle and offer new ways to attract consumers to consumers via smartphones and IoT devices. The Smith Micro portfolio also includes a wide range of products for creating, sharing and monetizing large content such as: B. Visual voice messages, optimize the display of retail content, and perform analysis for all product groups. More information is available at www.smithmicro.com.
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