SOURCE: Hop-on, Inc.

December 16, 2008 10:23 ET

Play Blackjack in Real-Time From Hop-on's Android OS Streaming Video at CES 2009

IRVINE, CA--(Marketwire - December 16, 2008) - Hop-on (PINKSHEETS: HPNN) announced today that they will demo live, Interactive Gaming in real-time from its Android OS phone at the CES 2009 in Las Vegas in January. Players will be able to interact with live dealers in real-time. Hop-on will be licensing this technology to companies abroad.

Recently, online video viewers reached more than 119 million people, more than 8.5 billion streams, and nearly 3 hours of viewing per user in the U.S. alone, according to Nielsen Online. Notably, the number of streams increased dramatically from less than 6 billion streams, and the time spent viewing increased by 33% per viewer since January. Additionally, according to ABI Research, the number of U.S. consumers watching video streamed through a browser nearly doubled between September 2007 and September 2008, growing from 32% to 63%.

Peter Michaels, President and CEO of Hop-on, stated, "Players can play with real dealers, in real-time utilizing streaming technology and our backend Oracle Database software for the ultimate gaming experience. Cards will be shuffled in front of players with Vegas-style machines. This technology allows Hop-on to take advantage of the growing mobile gaming industry by giving the players more visual entertainment while adding value to their products and being at the forefront of the gaming race."

About Hop-on:

Hop-on (PINKSHEETS: HPNN) develops and markets wireless phones and accessories for emerging market and other domestic carriers and is best known for developing the world's first disposable cell phone. Currently, Hop-on is expanding into value-added services, like mobile gambling and SMS wagering. Hop-on's exclusive software will allow users to stream live interactive feed from legal jurisdictions to play poker, blackjack, roulette and baccarat on personal cell phones.

For more information, visit http://www.Hop-on.com.

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    Hop-on, Inc.
    Danny Coleman
    (949) 756-9008