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AT&T Enhances the Mobile Application Experience

Tuesday, May 21, 2013

AT&T Enhances the Mobile Application Experience

10:36 EDT Tuesday, May 21, 2013

AT&T Teams with Modo Labs to Help Universities, Businesses and Organizations Stay Connected

DALLAS, May 21, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Through a new relationship with Modo Labs, AT&T* has enhanced its Mobile Application Development (MAD) portfolio to help organizations quickly launch and easily manage mobile applications using open source technology.

AT&T has amplified its comprehensive suite of products and services that help businesses and organizations to design, build, deploy, and manage dynamic mobile applications. Modo Labs offers the flexible technology necessary to rapidly develop mobile-first portals and intranets, as well as the mobile communication tools that can keep employees connected.   

With AT&T and Modo Labs teaming up, organizations can benefit from the latest enhancements to the AT&T Mobile Application Development portfolio:

  • Open source technology provides efficiencies with application integration, reducing the development and delivery time of mobile applications.
  • Pre-built modules help to simplify complex custom solutions. Modules include features such as calendar/events, directories, maps, news, links to social media and videos, mobile admissions, and a mobile content publisher to help organize an interactive mobile solution in a timely manner.
  • The ability for an organization to extensively customize the user interface to showcase a personalized brand, logo, colors, textures and images.
  • The latest development tools and mobile optimized middleware that create a solution for nearly any smartphone, tablet or operating system.

"We've been providing mobile application strategies for several years and, as of the end of 2012, had more than 54,000 business customers using mobile applications," said Mike Troiano, Vice President, Advanced Mobility Solutions, AT&T Business Solutions. "Our relationship with Modo Labs will help us to provide a unified mobile experience and makes it possible for audiences in the business and education markets to engage and interact through a personalized and intuitive mobile application."

"Modo Labs is excited to help further enhance AT&T's suite of mobile software solutions," said Stewart Elliot, CEO at Modo Labs. "This new relationship will not only bring our next generation of mobile optimized middleware and application solutions to more customers, but also provide instant access to AT&T's extensive portfolio of related mobile products and services."

AT&T Campus Guide PlusAs part of its relationship with Modo Labs, AT&T has launched AT&T Campus Guide Plus for universities, which transforms the campus experience to allow students, staff, faculty, parents and alumni to stay engaged in every stage of campus life with on-the-go access to news, directories, maps, event calendars, and more.

For more information on AT&T Mobile Application Development, visit

*AT&T products and services are provided or offered by subsidiaries and affiliates of AT&T Inc. under the AT&T brand and not by AT&T Inc.

About Modo LabsModo Labs offers Mobile-First portal solutions and support services to help universities and enterprises leverage the fast growing Kurogo Mobile Optimized Middleware Platform. Modo Labs' technology integrates with data and content from any source, and presents it on any mobile device. The company's solutions are designed for clean integration, exceptional user experience and a high degree of customizability. Additional information about Modo Labs is available at

© 2013 Modo Labs. Kurogo, Mobile Optimized Middleware, AppQ, Modo Labs and the Modo Labs logo are trademarks of Modo Labs, Inc. and may be registered in certain jurisdictions. All other brand names are trademarks of their respective partners.

About AT&T AT&T Inc. (NYSE:T) is a premier communications holding company and one of the most honored companies in the world. Its subsidiaries and affiliates ? AT&T operating companies ? are the providers of AT&T services in the United States and internationally. With a powerful array of network resources that includes the nation's largest 4G network, AT&T is a leading provider of wireless, Wi-Fi, high speed Internet, voice and cloud-based services. A leader in mobile Internet, AT&T also offers the best wireless coverage worldwide of any U.S. carrier, offering the most wireless phones that work in the most countries.  It also offers advanced TV services under the AT&T U-verse® and AT&T ?DIRECTV brands. The company's suite of IP-based business communications services is one of the most advanced in the world.

Additional information about AT&T Inc. and the products and services provided by AT&T subsidiaries and affiliates is available at or follow our news on Twitter at @ATT, on Facebook at and YouTube at

© 2013 AT&T Intellectual Property. All rights reserved. 4G not available everywhere. AT&T, the AT&T logo and all other marks contained herein are trademarks of AT&T Intellectual Property and/or AT&T affiliated companies. All other marks contained herein are the property of their respective owners.


For further information: Ryan Mueller, AT&T Corporate Communications, Office, + 1 (214) 782-3814,, or Melissa Salottolo, AT&T Corporate Communications, Office, + 1 (212) 453-2327,

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