Opera Software acquires email provider FastMail.fm

Opera Software acquires email provider FastMail.fm
In a bid to further its expansion and standardize its approach, Opera recently acquired email provider FastMail.fm with the terms of the deal not disclosed. The acquisition will quickly enable Opera to further its current messaging product portfolio and deliver a consistent messaging service to a variety of devices like mobile phones, TVs, gaming consoles, and computers. Known mostly for their reputation for responsiveness and reliability, FastMail.fm currently provides one of the most advanced web-based email platforms targeted for consumers and small business customers. Rolf Assev, Chief Strategy Officer for Opera said, “The newest generation of Web users will discover the Web through a mobile device. Having world-class messaging capability alongside a rich and compelling Web experience is essential. By combining forces, Opera and FastMail.fm can offer messaging on any device. This will enhance the value Opera provides to consumers, while assisting our operator partners in reducing customer churn.”

source: Opera via Phonescoop

Recommended Stories

Loading Comments...
FCC OKs Cingular\'s purchase of AT&T Wireless