EQO 'Frees' Mexico

    Free Mobile Software Offers Calls from Mexico to US for Only 2.3
    Plus Cheap Texts and Free IMs.

    SAN FRANCISCO, Aug. 30 /CNW/ -- Mobile calls to and from Mexico just got
easier and cheaper. EQO (pronounced "echo"), a pioneer in mobile Internet
phone services, is offering savings of up to 95% on calls and 70% on text
messages. Additionally, EQO offers free IMs on MSN, AIM, Yahoo!, Google Talk,
ICQ and Jabber. To celebrate its launch, EQO is now offering a bonus of up to
100 minutes of free calling.
    EQO frees people in Mexico from calling cards, callback schemes or
searching for a Wi-Fi hotspot. EQO users can call, text and instant message
friends and family in 230 countries at low rates simply by using their mobile
phones. The software is free and easy to download, and it works on most
existing handsets. Plus, across 29 countries, EQO users can call and text each
other for free.
    "As people emigrate, they want stay in touch with friends and family back
home," said EQO CEO, Bill Tam. "We'll continue to expand our service offering
around the world, helping EQO customers keep in touch easily and
inexpensively, right from their mobile phone."

    EQO Call Rates from Mexico to the US
    -- Calls to landline - 2.3 cents/min
    -- Calls to a mobile phone - 2.3 cents/min
    -- Texting - 10 cents/message
    About EQO
    EQO (pronounced "echo") is a FREE, easy to use application for your
existing mobile phone that lets you call anywhere in the world for rates as
low as 2.3 cents/minute. Plus, with EQO you get cheap text messages and free
access to all your favourite instant messaging services like MSN, AIM, Yahoo!,
Google Talk, ICQ and Jabber! EQO is remarkably simple to use and does not
require a new contract, computer or calling card. It works just like your
mobile's phonebook -- simply scroll through your contacts and click to call or
send a message.  EQO works with your existing phone plan (local minutes and a
bit of data) to complete calls and messages at some of the lowest rates in the
world. Even better, calls and texts to other EQO users are free!

For further information:

For further information: Brent Cohler of EQO Communications, 
+1-310-650-8941, bcohler@eqo.com; or Doug Wyllie of Antenna Group Public 
Relations, +1-415-977-1930, doug@antennagroup.com, for EQO Web Site:

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