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September 03, 2015 1:06 AM ET

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Company Overview of TeleSign Corporation

Company Overview

TeleSign Corporation, a mobile identity company, provides phone-based verification, authentication, and notification services through SMS and voice messaging for online companies. It offers Mobile Identity platform, an API-based service that helps users to digitally preserve their ecosystem by detecting a suspicious user before account creation, and protect their existing user base from account compromise. The company also provides PhoneID Standard, which enables users to identify risky transactions by analyzing phone number attributes, such as phone type, location, and operator information; PhoneID Contact that enables users to confirm the name and address of a new user or applicant; and Ph...

4136 Del Rey Avenue

Marina del Rey, CA 90292

United States

Founded in 2004

Phone:

310-740-9700

Key Executives for TeleSign Corporation

Chief Executive Officer
Co-Founder and Vice President
Vice President and Co-Founder
Co-Founder and Vice President of Product Strategy
Chief Financial Officer, Treasurer and Secretary
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2015.

TeleSign Corporation Key Developments

TeleSign Speeds Mobile App Verification with Simple, Secure Auto Verify

TeleSign announced the launch of TeleSign Auto Verify, a new lightweight software development kit (SDK) for mobile app developers that streamlines the account verification process while providing a more reliable and cost-effective method than SMS-based verification alone. TeleSign Auto Verify seamlessly integrates with new or existing mobile apps and verification processes and leverages a proprietary network signaling method to ensure greater completion rates without the need for one-time passcodes (OTPs) to be sent to the consumer’s mobile phone and manually entered, the way verification is most commonly experienced. This new method of delivering assurance removes the big barriers to account verification “user friction and low conversion rates “by fully automating the process and removing the need for user interaction. TeleSign Auto Verify also introduced a subscription model that only charges for completed transactions and can provide standardized global rates regardless of where the user being verified is located. TeleSign customers in markets including social, gaming, dating, Over-The-Top (OTT) and mobile commerce (“m-commerce”) are implementing TeleSign Auto Verify to simplify: Mobile App User Registration " Integrating it into a mobile app to streamline the verification of a user’s mobile phone number during account creation using carrier signaling instead of traditional SMS OTP to increase conversion rates and improve the end user experience. Transaction Verification " Increasing the assurance for high value transactions, such as money transfers, payment transactions, and password changes, by requesting and then verifying, in real time, a user’s phone number within their mobile app. Phone Number Verification " Ensuring an existing end user has a legitimate phone number attached to each account by seamlessly verifying the number in the background, while users interact with the mobile app as usual. The new TeleSign Auto Verify SDK complements TeleSign’s existing Push Verify SDK to provide a complete solution for verifying and securing user accounts within native mobile applications. TeleSign Auto Verify is available as a 34Kb SDK for Android versions 4.1.x and higher, and is easily embedded into new or existing mobile apps and verification processes, while giving developers complete control over the branding and user experience.

Tinder Reduces Spam Traffic 90% with TeleSign

TeleSign announced that Matchmaking App using TeleSign's PhoneID and SMS Verification APIs to Stamp Out Bot accounts. All of capabilities are delivered via a TeleSign REST API and easily integrated into Tinder's mobile app, processes and workflows. Across the 196 countries and territories where Tinder verifies and authenticates users, the company has experienced a 20% higher completion rate over their prior vendors. This ensures that not only are fraudsters kept out, but legitimate users are able to seamlessly and effectively verify themselves and create new accounts.

TeleSign Corporation Presents at The Montgomery Summit, Mar-10-2015 11:30 AM

TeleSign Corporation Presents at The Montgomery Summit, Mar-10-2015 11:30 AM. Venue: 101 Wilshire Boulevard, Santa Monica, California, United States.

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