SOURCE: Gopher Protocol, Inc.

Gopher Protocol, Inc.

September 18, 2017 08:00 ET

Gopher extends GOPHERINSIGHT, GOPHERNET and FRIENDINME Trademark Applications

SAN DIEGO, CA--(Marketwired - Sep 18, 2017) - Gopher Protocol, Inc. (OTCQB: GOPH) ("Gopher" or the "Company"), a development-stage company which specializes in the creation of Internet of Things (IoT), Artificial Intelligence enabled mobile technologies and distribution announced today that it filed for extension of the GOPHERINSIGHT, GOPHERNET and FRIENDINME Trademark Applications. These were the third extensions filed. As such, Gopher has potentially two more extensions or 18 months to start utilizing these Trade Marks.

As introduced this week, the UGO HUB concept of a "Store Within a Store," which is a stand-alone network of 15,000+/- locations throughout the United States, may be utilized in developing sales of products under these trademarks.

Danny Rittman, CTO of Gopher, stated, "The trademarks can be applied to our consumer products including the Guardian Pet Tracker, personal tracking devices that work with or without GPS. We believe our core business portfolio of real-time, heuristic-based - mobile technologies allow for multiple product extensions that we can apply this new trademark to."

UGO HUB is a stand-alone network of 15,000+/- locations throughout the United States that provide cellular top off for all carries, prepaid and other financial services products and private branded accessories to consumers utilizing DSD - Direct Store Delivery for fulfillment. In theory, UGO HUB is seen as a "Store Within a Store" at certain locations. The Company hopes to grow its network over time with this alternative revenue sharing arrangement, as opposed to traditional wholesale pricing, with partner locations. With average weekly foot traffic estimated at 2,000 per week (http://distributech.net/Demographics.aspx), the UGO HUB Brand is potentially exposed to an estimated 30 million consumers per week.

Gopher will also begin working on a UGO branded line of its Artificial Intelligence enabled mobile technologies that will be distributed through the 15,000+/- "Store Within a Store" locations.

About UGO HUB
UGO HUB products include: prepaid financial services (credit card, phone card, gift card, etc.), financial services -- bill pay, ATM, payday loans, check cashing, Bitcoin, etc.), products and accessories -- SIM Card, cell phone, as well as novelties, such as electronic accessories. UGO HUB operates on a leased space and revenue sharing arrangement with partner locations instead of a traditional wholesaling model.

About Gopher Protocol, Inc.
Gopher Protocol, Inc. (OTCQB: GOPH) ("Gopher" and the "Company") (http://gopherprotocol.com/) is a development-stage company which consider itself Native IoT creator, developing Internet of Things (IoT) and Artificial Intelligence enabled mobile technology. The Company has a portfolio of Intellectual Property that when commercialized will include smart microchips, mobile application software and supporting cloud software. The system contemplates the creation of a global network. The core of the system will be it's advanced microchip technology that can be installed in any mobile device worldwide. Gopher envisions this system as an internal, private network between all enabled mobile devices providing shared processing, advanced mobile database management/sharing and enhanced mobile features.

Corporate Site: http://gopherprotocol.com
Press page/ press kit - http://gopherprotocol.com/?page_id=228
Consumer and product website for Guardian Patch: http://www.guardianpatch.com/.

About Guardian Pet Tracker http://www.guardianpettracker.com/
The Guardian Pet Tracker (Sphere Internal name -- the "Sphere") system is a derivative technology of Gopher's Guardian Patch technology. The Sphere is designed to provide its users with local tracking capability using a re-chargeable/replaceable battery source. Gopher intends to release pre-production units in limited test in the near future.

GOPH disclosure: More info: SEC link /technology abstract:

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