Unwired Planet Completes Patent Transaction; To Hold Investor Day

  Unwired Planet Completes Patent Transaction; To Hold Investor Day

    Investor and Financial Analyst Day Scheduled for March 12 in New York
   Receives 2,185 Patents From The Industry Leader In Mobile Communication

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RENO, Nev. -- February 19, 2013

Unwired Planet, Inc. (NASDAQ: UPIP) ("Unwired Planet" or the "Company"), the
inventor of the mobile Internet, today announced that the Company will hold an
analyst day from noon to 2:30 pm Eastern Time on March 12 at the Ritz Carlton
in New York. This invitation-only event is for financial analysts and
institutional investors. For other interested parties, the Unwired Planet
Financial Analyst Day will be available as a live webcast.

Following the completion of its patent purchase from Ericsson (NASDAQ:ERIC),
Unwired Planet’s patent portfolio now includes over 2,400 patent assets
focused exclusively on mobile technologies. This broad “pure mobile”
intellectual property portfolio reflects decades and billions invested in
research and development. With the construction of this unrivalled patent
portfolio complete, Unwired Planet will now execute a global strategy as a
long-term industry platform for the realization of intellectual property value
across 2G, 3G and 4G technologies, as well as cloud-based mobile applications
and services.

“The Ericsson transaction was a significant step for Unwired Planet and
cements the company as the premier intellectual property company focused on
the mobile industry,” said Mike Mulica, Chief Executive Officer of Unwired
Planet. “We look forward to working with this unrivalled mobile patent
portfolio which reflects decades of research, development and invention. As we
look ahead, we are confident that we have arrived at our strategic destination
and are now well poised to execute on our international licensing program. We
are eager to share more details on the expanded patent portfolio and our
strategies at the Investor and Financial Analyst Day.”

The live webcast of the Unwired Planet Investor and Financial Analyst Day will
be available from noon to 2:30 p.m. Eastern Time at
http://www.unwiredplanet.com/investors/. A replay of the webcast can be
accessed approximately 24 hours after the conclusion of the live event and
will be available for 90 days after the conference.

About Unwired Planet

Unwired Planet, Inc. (NASDAQ: UPIP) is the inventor of the Mobile Internet and
a premier intellectual property company focused exclusively on the mobile
industry. The company’s patent portfolio of more than 2,400 issued US and
foreign patents include the technologies that allow mobile devices to connect
to the Internet and enable mobile communications. The portfolio spans 2G, 3G
and 4G technologies, as well as cloud-based mobile applications and services.
Unwired Planet's portfolio includes patents related to key mobile
technologies, including baseband mobile communications, mobile browsers,
mobile advertising, push technology, maps and location based services, mobile
application stores, social networking, mobile gaming and mobile search.
Unwired Planet is headquartered in Reno, Nevada.

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including the ability of Unwired Planet to realize anticipated results of its
strategy, the ability of Unwired Planet to deliver and capitalize on the
opportunities of its strategy, the ability of Unwired Planet to execute its
strategy as well as those risk factors discussed in filings with the U.S.
Securities and Exchange Commission, including but not limited to the Company’s
Annual Report on Form 10-K filed on September 7, 2012, and any subsequently
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whether as a result of new information, future events or otherwise, after the
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