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Ubiquity Announces 2014 Second Quarter Business Update
|By PR Newswire
|August 14, 2014 09:53 AM EDT
IRVINE, Calif., Aug. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Ubiquity, Inc. (OTCBB: UBIQ) ("Ubiquity" or the "Company"), a technology development and licensing company that holds an extensive portfolio of patents across multiple technology market verticals, today announced its second quarter 2014 business update.
2014 Second Quarter Highlights
- Ubiquity announced a $150M LOI with Amtec for Asian development and distribution of Sprocket;
- Internal beta testing of proprietary Sprocket software commenced;
- Company created Board Committees as it takes necessary steps for future NASDAQ uplisting;
- Announced planned launch of GiftSender™ mobile application and the Company's first global smart card product designed for the $110 Billion gift card market;
- Appointed industry veteran James Nelson to Board of Directors;
- Acquired and closed social music platform Monkeybars, Inc.;
- Continued IP and Product Development in anticipation of licensing and revenue production;
- Ramped business development efforts to drive Ubiquity Studios projects;
- Company raised $2,628,205 during the quarter for expansion and working capital purposes;
- Net Intangible Assets for the second quarter increased $2,112,718, primarily from the acquisition of the social music platform Monkey Bars, Inc.
"We believe we have made significant progress in the second quarter of 2014 as we continued with the development of Sprocket in preparation for the licensing and distribution of our proprietary mobile software in the second half of this year," stated Chris Carmichael, Chief Executive Officer and Chairman of Ubiquity. "We secured additional working capital that was used to add 8,000 square feet to our current lease. This additional space will allow us to increase our sales, marketing and engineering staff in order to meet the anticipated demand of Ubiquity's products, including Sprocket."
Mr. Carmichael continued, "As we further execute our business strategy, we have expanded our distribution and revenue generating channels through acquisitions and partnerships in alignment with our patent portfolio. We have also bolstered an award winning team with the addition of industry veteran James Nelson to our Board and created the necessary Board Committees as we prepare for our future NASDAQ uplisting. Overall, we remain committed to driving shareholder value and will continue to take the necessary steps to promote long term growth for the Company."
About Ubiquity, Inc.
Based in Irvine, CA, Ubiquity is a vertically integrated, technology-focused media company. Ubiquity is focused in five specific areas with a robust portfolio of patents and intellectual property. The Company has developed an intuitive user interface making access to all content from any device in a simple, consistent format. Ubiquity enables the search and identification of any object and image in all video and digital media and has developed a platform for mobile transaction including the integration of payments, money transfers, coupons and gifts. Ubiquity has also developed an industry-leading, intuitive, immersive consumer experience for all web-based activity. Finally, the company allows for the personalization of all content, whether public or private, in a unique accessible way.
Through Ubiquity Labs the company is leveraging an extensive portfolio of intellectual property spanning Web 3.0, immersive advertising, video compression, content distribution, eCommerce, and mobile applications to support the commercialization of new technologies. In addition, Ubiquity intends to pursue strategic licensing opportunities.
This news release contains forward-looking statements and information that are based on the beliefs of management and reflect the Company's current expectations. When used in this news release, the words "estimate," "project," "belief," "anticipate," "intend," "expect," "plan," "predict," "may," or "should," and the negative of these words or such variations thereon or comparable terminology, are intended to identify forward-looking statements and information. Such statements and information reflect the current view of the Company with respect to risks and uncertainties that may cause actual results to differ materially from those contemplated in those forward-looking statements and information.
By their nature, forward-looking statements involve known and unknown risks, uncertainties and other factors which may cause actual results, performance or achievements, or other future events, to be materially different from any future results, performance or achievements expressed or implied by such forward-looking statements. Such factors include, among others, the failure of the business strategy, the integrity of the Company's patents, proprietary intellectual property, and competition. The Company cautions that the foregoing list of risk factors is not exhaustive and is subject to change and there can be no assurance that such assumptions will reflect the actual outcome of such items or factors. When relying on the Company's forward-looking statements and information to make decisions, investors and others should carefully consider the foregoing factors and other uncertainties and potential events, including the risk factors set out in the Company's 10K for the year ended December 31, 2013. See the sections entitled "Risk Factors" in Ubiquity's quarterly and annual reports as filed by Ubiquity from time to time with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The Company has assumed that the material factors referred to above will not cause such forward-looking statements and information to differ materially from actual results or events.
THE FORWARD-LOOKING INFORMATION CONTAINED IN THIS NEWS RELEASE REPRESENTS THE EXPECTATIONS OF THE COMPANY AS OF THE DATE OF THIS NEWS RELEASE AND, ACCORDINGLY, IS SUBJECT TO CHANGE AFTER SUCH DATE. READERS SHOULD NOT PLACE UNDUE IMPORTANCE ON FORWARD-LOOKING INFORMATION AND SHOULD NOT RELY UPON THIS INFORMATION AS OF ANY OTHER DATE. WHILE THE COMPANY MAY ELECT TO, IT DOES NOT UNDERTAKE TO UPDATE THIS INFORMATION AT ANY PARTICULAR TIME EXCEPT AS REQUIRED IN ACCORDANCE WITH APPLICABLE SECURITIES LEGISLATION.
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SOURCE Ubiquity, Inc.
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