New to the Scene: Products


mobileStorm, which provides digital marketing products and services, announced a new premium short message service for its Stun! platform.

The service gives clients the option to earn money on certain text messages and content by having cellphone users pay for the service through their phone bill, said the company. mobileStorm said the service allows clients to promote voting contests that call for participants to pay a fee to vote for their favorites via SMS. Clients also can create subscription campaigns and charge a monthly fee for the premium content, it said.

The service is supported on several carrier and MVNO services, including, AT&T Mobility, Sprint Nextel Corp., T-Mobile USA Inc., Verizon Wireless, Boost Mobile, Midwest Wireless, Alltel Corp. and Virgin Mobile Inc., said mobileStorm.