AVG expands in mobile market with Location Labs takeover

Wednesday 3 September 2014 | 13:34 CET | News
AVG Technologies announced a definitive agreement to acquire privately-held Location Labs, a provider of personal mobile security services. Available with all four major mobile operators in the US, Location Labs' integrated platform for mobile operators is a pre-installed service on Android smartphones, with mobile subscription services including family, safety and personal device management. AVG said the takeover will strengthen significantly its mobile business, with its own mobile security software added to Location Labs' subscription services. AVG estimates the deal will take its mobile

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: AVG Technologies / Location Labs
Countries: United States / World
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