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Torch Mobile

  1. 1. A full web experience for mobile and embedded devices
  2. 2. The Poorly Connected World We Live In <ul><li>Browser is the key to getting online, and our phones are now online devices </li></ul><ul><li>The iPhone is doing it right but is only on ... the iPhone </li></ul>
  3. 3. Opportunity <ul><li>Feature phones are gaining power </li></ul><ul><li>300M phones/Q sold - those aren’t iPhones! 10-15% are smart phones </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Phone users are not online! </li></ul></ul><ul><li>TV, GPS, MID, DPF, UMPC, ... </li></ul>
  4. 4. Iris Browser: The Best Mobile Browser <ul><li>Open source WebKit engine </li></ul><ul><li>iPhone browser emulation </li></ul><ul><li>Animations - visual user experience </li></ul><ul><li>Fast, capable of handling large pages </li></ul><ul><li>Widgets, homescreen, and more </li></ul><ul><li>Native - no servers required ! </li></ul>
  5. 5. Torch Mobile Model <ul><li>Licensing to OEMs, ODMs, carriers </li></ul><ul><li>Plans for revenue from free consumer product </li></ul><ul><li>Open source is a key component and process </li></ul>
  6. 6. Successes To Date <ul><li>Licensing agreements in place </li></ul><ul><li>Consumer edition: Iris Browser/WM </li></ul><ul><li>Overwhelming interest from all major OEMs and ODMs worldwide </li></ul><ul><li>Already approximately break-even, less than one year in </li></ul><ul><li>Offices in Toronto, Beijing, more coming </li></ul>
  7. 7. Next Steps <ul><li>Self funded, rapid but sustainable growth </li></ul><ul><li>Delivering solid products today </li></ul><ul><li>Want to meet with more manufacturers, carriers, content providers </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Solidify existing relationships, build new ones </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Open to investment / financing </li></ul>
  8. 8. Potential Customers and Partners
  9. 9. Torch Mobile The Team <ul><li>Long history of open source and commercial development (WebKit, Linux, KDE, etc) </li></ul><ul><li>Successful consulting firm from 2003-2007 before spinning off Torch Mobile </li></ul><ul><li>Many of the best WebKit hackers </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Small teams, big results </li></ul></ul><ul><li>We love what we do! It was our hobby! </li></ul>
  10. 10. Thank you! <ul><li>Torch Mobile Inc. </li></ul><ul><li>507 - 180 Bloor St West </li></ul><ul><li>Toronto, ON M5S2V6 </li></ul><ul><li>+1-416-961-2900 </li></ul><ul><li>[email_address] </li></ul><ul><li>www.torchmobile.com </li></ul>

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