SOURCE: GoIP Global, Inc.

GoIP Global, Inc.

March 14, 2011 12:24 ET

GoIP's GO800 and GOBOX at SXSW

NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwire - March 14, 2011) - GoIP Global, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: GOIG) announced today GoIP's, GO800's and GOBOX's management attended SXSW (South by Southwest) this past weekend, the annual premier interactive event in Austin, Texas. Both GO800 and GOBOX service applications were presented and exposed to attendees.

GO800 continues its marketing to attract Twitter users to register their names on the GO800 platform. Gorilla marketing with Street Representatives coordinated by IF Communications continues in Austin this week. GO800 will be featured this week on 30,000 SXSW Music Fair Lainards (Badges). GO800 Level 1 objective is to have 50,000 registrants by June 30. GO800's One Text, You Connect service is the new way of placing phone calls by giving a voice to the names used in social media. The text-to-talk service is enabling voice capabilities for Twitter users during the initial 90-days, immediately followed by first-come-first-served open registration across other social networks. GO800 allows anyone to text a person's GO800 enabled Twitter name and be connected live without knowing or dialing a phone number. 

GOBOX is being featured in Mashery's Suite at SXSW and is being introduced to developers. GOBOX offers an online service for consumers' personal cloud storage and is live at www.gobox.com. Consumers can sign up today. GOBOX's API is available to developers targeting Mashery's network of 95,000 developers. GOBOX's initial goal is to have hundreds of developers using and integrating GOBOX into their online services. At the moment, GOBOX is leading the Twitter votes as being the best new API in Mashery suite.

Ike Sutton, CEO of GoIP, commented, "SXSW INTERACTIVE represents Mobile Media Products from industry leaders and new upcoming entrepreneurs. The huge attendance and ongoing publicity shows the growing importance of Mobile Interaction in our lives and productivity. GO800 and GOBOX have been created with this vision and will be improved to adapt to this growing technology and we see tremendous potential in their adaptation in the coming months. At GoIP we continue to lead in innovation and continue to seek new products that compliment and expand our Mobile Media presence. To hear more about SXSW text GOIG to 46800."

About GoIP Global, Inc.
GoIP provides mobile media services, specializing in connecting brands, enterprises, and local businesses with consumers. GoIP's portfolio of services, solutions, and tools combined with its retailing ethos offers brands, agencies, entertainment, and media company's greater flexibility in creating mobile marketing campaigns and applications to engage consumers and drive sales and loyalty. For more information visit www.goipglobal.com.

About GO800, LLC
GO800 a subsidiary of GoIP Global, Inc. is based in New York and is dedicated to creating technology that allows individuals to connect in more efficient ways. GO800™, a patent pending text-to-talk social media communications platform connects brands to consumers and consumers to each other. Brands and businesses can include easy to remember GO800-enabled text-to-talk prompts in print advertising, radio spots, and television commercials. For more information visit www.go800corp.com

About Add-On Exchange - GOBOX
Add-on Exchange is engaged in developing, monetizing, distributing, and supporting a range of add-ons, plug-ins and modifications for different types of software, devices and consumer products. At www.AddonX.com it maintains one of the world's largest selections of software, add-ons, webware, modifications and freeware. Their proprietary monetization and distribution processes are a boon to individual developers and small publishers. For more information please visit www.addonx.com and www.gobox.com

This press release contains forward-looking statements involving risks and uncertainties, both known and unknown, that may cause actual results to differ materially from those indicated. Actual results may differ materially due to a number of factors, including the risk we may encounter delays or other difficulties in tamping up production of our new products; the rapid development of new technology and competing products that may impair demand or render GoIP's products obsolete; and other factors discussed in GoIP's filings with the Pink Sheet Exchange.

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