MBlox and i-pop to handle SMS donations for MTV’s tsunami concert

first_img Howard Lake | 3 February 2005 | News AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThis The concert takes place in Bangkok today and will air on MTV channels globally and be rebroadcast for two weeks after the event. mBlox will provide Premium SMS (PSMS) capabilities for five European countries. Mark Brimblecombe, Chief Executive Officer of i-POP, said: “Premium SMS has quickly become the world’s billing method of choice for interactivity. We’re very pleased that it is now being put to such a good purpose, and are delighted to have been selected to support this tremendous appeal”. About Howard Lake Howard Lake is a digital fundraising entrepreneur. Publisher of UK Fundraising, the world’s first web resource for professional fundraisers, since 1994. Trainer and consultant in digital fundraising. Founder of Fundraising Camp and co-founder of GoodJobs.org.uk. Researching massive growth in giving.  23 total views,  1 views today AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThiscenter_img mBlox, the mobile messaging transmission and billing specialist, is to offer an SMS donations service for MTV’s Asia Aid benefit event in five countries.MBlox and i-pop’s services will enable mobile users to donate money in support of the tsunami relief efforts by sending a billable text message to a shortcode. This shortcode will be promoted on TV spots and during the benefit concert. I-pop selected mBlox to manage the operator connectivity, transmission and financial settlement services for the MTV broadcast. Advertisement MBlox and i-pop to handle SMS donations for MTV’s tsunami concert Tagged with: Digitallast_img

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