NQ Mobile Security(TM) and Family Guardian(TM) Selected as Top 25 Apps in the 2013 Mobile Apps Showdown at CES

NQ Mobile Security(TM) and Family Guardian(TM) Selected as Top 25 Apps in the
                       2013 Mobile Apps Showdown at CES

Innovative apps selected as two of the few privacy and security apps in the
Mobile Apps Showdown semifinals

PR Newswire

DALLAS, Dec. 26, 2012

DALLAS, Dec. 26, 2012 /PRNewswire/ --NQ Mobile™ (NYSE: NQ), the leading
global provider of mobile Internet services, today announced that NQ Mobile
Security and NQ Family Guardian have both been selected as top 25 apps at the
Mobile Apps Showdown for CES 2013. The winners were selected by a panel of
expert judges who have multiple years of expertise in reviewing products. Each
product submitted gets a description on the website and the judges will also
write reviews of the 25 semifinalists.

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"We are honored that the Mobile Apps Showdown has chosen both NQ Mobile
Security and NQ Family Guardian as top 25 apps for CES 2013," said Gavin Kim,
Chief Product Officer, NQ Mobile. "Both NQ Mobile Security and NQ Family
Guardian are truly innovative mobile apps that deliver cutting edge security
solutions andprotection for families."

NQ Mobile's flagship application, Mobile Security, detects and deletes
viruses, malicious URLs, and other threats. NQ Mobile Security has been proven
by independent security lab tests, like West Coast Labs Comparative Test, to
outperform all competitive mobile security platforms. NQ Mobile Security was
also a top performer in effectiveness, with a 99 percent malware detection
rate, in research conducted by AV-TEST Institute, a leading international and
independent service provider in the fields of IT security and anti-virus

NQ Family Guardian's unique suite of services for safety and monitoring
comprises a mobile app that is downloaded and installed on the child's
smartphone along with a web-based control center that is accessible from any
desktop or mobile browser. The app is currently available for Android devices,
while the control-center is compatible with any web browser.

Key features for mobile management and protection include:

  oBrowser Blocker: Safeguard children by blocking inappropriate websites
  oApp Filter: Make smart choices about which apps children can access
  oContact Filter: Help children fight spam text and harassing calls by
    adding numbers to their block lists
  oSchedules: Control children's mobile phone use by setting up times when
    they can unlock their phones to make calls, browse the Internet, text, and
  oMonitors: Keep track of children's locations, messages, calls, browsing
    histories, app downloads, and photos
  oGeo-Fences: Set up a safe zone to for children and receive a notification
    when they're outside of this safe zone
  oCheck-in: Get check-in messages when children arrive safely at their
    destinations. Also track their location if they forget to check in
  oPanic Alarm: If kids are in trouble, they can send an alert message to
    their parent's phone with their exact location

"As the world's largest provider of mobile security solutions, we are pleased
to be recognized at the Mobile Apps Showdown for CES 2013," said Omar Khan,
Co-CEO, NQ Mobile. "We will continue to create award-winning products, expand
into new markets and celebrate victories like this in 2013, which demonstrate
why we are a global leader in mobile security, privacy and productivity."

The NQ Mobile Security and NQ Family Guardian apps are available on the Google
Play store along with NQ Mobile Vault™ for Android.

About NQ Mobile

NQ Mobile Inc. (NYSE:NQ) is a leading global provider of trusted mobile
Internet services built on its world-class acquisition, engagementand
monetization platform. The company was one of the first to recognize the
growing security threats targeting smartphone users and now has about 242
million registered and 85 million active user accounts globally. NQ Mobile's
cloud-basedtrust platform has been recognized by third-party testing
facilities around the world as the most effective solution for detecting and
combating mobile threats. NQ Mobile is recognized as a global pioneer in
mobile innovation and technology leadership. NQ Mobile maintains dual
headquarters in Dallas, TX, USA and Beijing, China. For more information on NQ
Mobile, please visithttp://www.nq.com.

About the Mobile Apps Showdown at CES

The Mobile Apps Showdown is a fast-paced contest where voters weigh in on the
apps they think have what it takes to make it in the months leading up to CES.
Voters can try the apps, watch demos, express opinions and ultimately vote on
a winner. Mobile Apps Showdown is platform agnostic, so if it's mobile, it's
in the competition. For more information, visit

SOURCE NQ Mobile Inc.

Website: http://www.nq.com
Website: http://mobileappsshowdown.com/
Contact: NQ Mobile, Kim Titus, +1-972-841-0506, kim.titus@nq.com
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