America Movil Articles

Shazam App Gets $40M From World’s Richest Man

Shazam, the startup behind the popular music-identifying app of the same name, this weekend announced that it has received a $40 million investment from America Movil. The telecom company is owned primarily by Carlos Slim, Forbes’ richest person in the …

Yahoo Partners With America Movil

Yahoo has partnered with America Movil, Latin America’s major mobile company and will provide mobile Web services to 16 countries in Latin America and the Caribbean.

Under the agreement Yahoo’s oneSearch will be the default mobile search service on America Movil’s wireless carrier’s portals. Yahoo will create localized versions of oneSearch for each region. In the coming months the two companies will add more Yahoo products and services to mobile devices.