SOURCE: Echometrix, Inc.

December 23, 2010 11:31 ET

Company's Board of Directors Approves Name Change

New Name to Allow for Greater Positioning Within the Mobile Industry

SYOSSET, NY--(Marketwire - December 23, 2010) - Echometrix, Inc. (OTCBB: EHMI), a provider of online and mobile family safety technology, today announced that its Board of Directors has approved changing the corporate name to Protext Mobility, Inc. The new name reflects the Company's mission in the mobile data marketplace and, more specifically, our commitment to deploying novel parental control solutions for mobile devices.

"Protext Mobility and our corporate re-branding initiatives are now more aligned with our long-term strategy, products and categories encompassing mobile communications," said Peter Charles, Chief Operating Officer. "Over the past 12 months our focus has been building our core competency in the mobile data segment. We feel the name change is a turning point and positive milestone for our Company. Protext Mobility portrays us more accurately in the marketplace that presents us the greatest growth potential."

Aligning the corporate name with our primary mission is designed to increase the Company's visibility with its customers, heighten exposure for its accomplishments in the marketplace, and allow for greater positioning within the mobile industry. We expect the name change and new ticker symbol shortly and the re-branding effort to be completed in early 2011.

About Echometrix

Echometrix, Inc. is a software development company that maintains core technology that analyzes digital data streams. Through FamilySafe, Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary, the Company operates FamilySafe Parental Controls. Our software solutions are intended to protect children from dangers on the Internet and the world of mobile texting. Our products have been engineered to monitor, block and alert parents the moment a child encounters inappropriate material from any Internet or mobile related source.

For more information, visit http://www.echometrix.com/.

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Contact Information

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    Echometrix, Inc.
    Peter Charles
    516-802-0223
    Chief Operating Officer