Press Release ExtraTainment CEO Curt Roth speaks at Mobile QOS in Lisbon

Rotterdam, The Netherlands, 5 June 2001



ExtraTainment CEO Curt Roth will be speaking at the Mobile QoS (Guaranteeing High Quality of Service for Wireless Users) congress on Friday the 29th of June 2001 at The Sheraton Hotel, Lisbon, Portugal.

Roth will be speaking at 11h25 on the second day of the congress, which will focus on "Challenges to Provide QoS for Tailor-made Applications". His presentation is titled "The Impact of Speed on Data Services" and will cover the following topics: what speeds we can expect practically from GPRS; how speed impacts services; how to overcome the gap between GPRS and 3G with improved content and looking for content with high value and low bandwidth.

The Mobile QoS congress will focus on the quality of service for wireless devices. It will be held on Thursday the 28th and Friday the 29th of June 2001 at The Sheraton Hotel in Lisbon, Portugal. Besides ExtraTainment, speakers will include Ericsson, Sagem, Turkcell and Infinite Technologies. The event is organized by IBC Global Conferences, England. For more information on the Mobile QoS congress, please visit the website:

ExtraTainment is recognized as one of the world's leading companies for the creation and delivery of mobile multimedia entertainment content.

ExtraTainment offers streaming, narrow bandwidth entertainment content such as cartoons, animations and games to mobile network operators to be delivered on SMS, WAP, 3G (UMTS; Universal Mobile Telecommunications System), Pocket PCs and internet-based (mobile) terminals. Thanks to its narrow bandwidth-based multimedia content - a unique invention by ExtraTainment - mobile networks can now offer multimedia content at an early stage without the immediate need for high bandwidth networks like 3G. ExtraTainment's streaming cartoons can be sent over low to medium speed GSM and GPRS networks, enabling a 3G experience over 2G networks. The content of ExtraTainment is aimed at a younger audience, is not tied to any language or culture and is therefore extremely suitable for the global mobile market. ExtraTainment also delivers locally focused content for markets in Europe and Asia Pacific.

ExtraTainment is a BAFTA (British Academy of Film and Television Arts) Interactive Entertainment Award nominee. It is a winner of the Cool Site of the Month Award and is nominated for the Cool Site of the Year Award.

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