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NeuStar and Globe bring Yahoo Messenger to mobile subscribers in the Philippines

September 16, 2008

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LONDON -- NeuStar, Inc. (NYSE: NSR) today announced that it has partnered with Globe, a leading mobile network operator in the Philippines, to provide mobile instant messaging (IM) services to Globe's subscribers. NeuStar powers Globe's UNLICHAT service, which features Yahoo! Messenger, the top online IM in the Philippines.

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Using NeuStar's leading IM services, its Mobile Messaging Gateway (MMG) and a host of Clients for different handsets, Globe subscribers are able to instantly access Yahoo! Messenger from their handsets wherever they are. In addition, they get to enjoy most of the functionality they have come to expect with PC-based instant messaging on the mobile phone.

"Through UNLICHAT, we will be able to provide our subscribers with a rich messaging experience -- one which allows them to stay connected to the popular Yahoo! Messenger while on-the-go," said Minette B. Navarrete, Head of Multimedia Business Group at Globe.

Neustar Inc. (NYSE: NSR)

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