Link Motion inc. (“Link Motion” or the “Company”) (NYSE: LKM), is a leading smart car and smart ride business. Link Motion’s portfolio of offerings includes enabling technology solutions and secure connected carputers for the ecosystem of car businesses, consumer ride sharing services, as well as legacy mobile security, productivity, and other related applications.
Link Motion was founded in 2005 and became the first mobile internet service company in China that successfully listed on the NYSE in May 2011 (under the ticker: NQ). The Company is International with offices currently in Beijing, Hong Kong, Taipei, Dallas, and Finland.
The Company was founded for the Smartphone revolution and provided a wide range of mobile internet services and applications. Now, the Company is positioned for the future Smart Car revolution.Brand History:
In 2018, NQ Mobile Inc. officially changed its name to Link Motion Inc. and changed its ticker from “NQ” to “LKM.”
In 2017, NQ formally transitioned away from the smartphone application focus to the smart car and smart ride focus.
In 2016, NQ strengthened its consumer mobile entertainment direction and rebranded around its Showself name and business. Showself’s live mobile social video application was its main offering.
In May 2015, the Company split its mobile application focus into two main groups: (N) which included mobile security, mobile enterprise (NationSky), and mobile healthcare and (Q) which was its consumer entertainment applications including mobile gaming (FL Mobile) and live video (Showself), which was referred to as its blueberries strategy.
From 2013 to 2014, NQ expanded its platform, which included the integration of its products across segments including mobile advertising, mobile games, enterprise solutions, mobile security, and mobile health to create a five business platform, in order to make individual users and enterprise users enjoy their mobile life collectively.
From 2012 to 2013, NQ advanced its positioning as a mobile service provider focused on security and productivity. In addition, the Company purchased FL Mobile and NationSky and planted the beginning of the mobile platform strategy.
Dr. Vincent Wenyong Shi is the chairman and chief operating officer of Link Motion and graduated from Peking University with a Ph.D. He received a bachelor's degree in computer software from Peking University in 1998 and a Ph.D. from Peking University in 2005. Dr. Shi was a key participant in "Digital City Service System and Demonstration Based on SIG Framework" (National 863 Project), Intelligent Services and Application of Spatial Information in Grid Environment (National 973 Project), Digital Beijing and Digital Olympics (Beijing Key Project) and more than 10 major state-level scientific research projects. For now, he has published 5 papers in national core journals, 2 papers in international conferences, 1 monograph, and has applied for more than 10 invention patents.
Mr. Zemin Xu is the Chief Executive Officer of Link Motion and graduated from Nanyang Technology University of Singapore Business School with a MBA degree.
From January 2007 to November 2010, Mr. Xu Zemin served as vice president marketing general manager of Asiainfo-Linkage Inc.(NYSE:ASIA). Mr. Xu worked as chief operating officer and executive vice president at Internet Security One Ltd from March 2005 to November 2006, and was responsible for the daily operation. Previously, Mr. Xu worked in the post and telecommunications system in Tianjin for the long term, having more than ten years’ management experience. Mr. Xu Zemin was a member of the audit committee, remuneration committee and appraisal committee of Hebei Hengxin Mobile Business Co., Ltd. (listed on the Shenzhen Stock Exchange) since January 2012.
Mr.Yigong Chen is president and general counsel and director of Link Motion.
Mr. Yigong Chen (Justin Chen) is president and general counsel and director of Link Motion. He has served as the president of Link Motion since February 2016. In July 2014, he began serving as a director of NQ Mobile, and he in charge of legal affairs, human resources administration, strategic investment department and members of the nominating committee.
Link Motion announces the hiring of EVP and Head of Smart Ride Business Mr. Tang Duo
Announced Final results of EGM and Name Change Effective
Announced Rebranding to Link Motion Inc and new ticker to LKM
NQ mobile Inc. scompletes the divestments of FL Mobile and Showself
NQ mobile inc. announced the establishment of a strategic partnership with Chery Automotive
NQ announced the latest progress in the trade of FL mobile and Showself's
NQ announced that the board approved $150 million shares and convertible bond repurchase program.
NQ Mobile Inc. Enters into Definitive Agreements to complete the FL Mobile Divestment and for the Sale of Showself's Live Social Video Business
NQ Mobile Inc. Announces Repurchase of Convertible Senior Notes.
NQ Mobile Inc. Appoints Mr. Justin Chen as President and General Counsel; Announces Changes to its Board of Directors
NQ Mobile Inc. Announces Completion of the NationSky Divestment.
NQ Mobile Inc. issued a new strategy, building a new technology line and a new framework for entertainment lines.
NQ Mobile Announces the Board of Directors Has Authorized an up to US$80 Million Share Buyback Program.
Xu Zemin was appointed as CEO and Shi Wen Yong was the chairman of the board of NQ Mobile.
NQ Mobile provided service to MTS group in Russia.
NQ Mobile cooperated with DIS to expand the marketing channels of NQSky enterprises in Japan.
NQ Mobile cooperated with Softbank Corp to advance to the EMM market in Japan.
NationSky get the MDM cloud platform project.
NQ Mobile cooperated with Softbank business service company to advance to the Japanese EMM Market.
NQ Mobile cooperated with China Telecom to provide a dynamic wallpaper lock and other products.
FL Mobile announced that became the agency of “Dragoon Hymn” of Mokylin Group, got the issue right in mainland China, Taiwan, Macao and South Korea.
NQ Mobile cooperated with Samsung, Sprint, Under Armor cooperation, the NQ Live access to Samsung Galaxy S5 Active mobile.
NQ Mobile was invited to attend the 2014 annual meeting of the Boao forum for Asia.
FL Mobile cooperated with SeaSun Games issue the first national war Tour " Soul Sword ".
FL Mobile announced a strategic partnership with UCloud.
NQ Mobile signed a pre-installed agreement with the Indonesian operator Smartfren.
NQ Mobile signed the KNOX mobile device management global agency agreement with Samsung.
NationSky provided the mobile solution for the Shandong branch of the Agricultural Bank of China.
FL Mobile signed a strategic partnership with France Ubisoft NQ Mobile cooperated with American operator sprint.
NQ Mobile and Ingram reached a strategic cooperation to further develop the European market.
NQ Mobile announced the cooperation with Kyohko Hasegawa Industry Co., Ltd. in Japan to provide NQSky based enterprise mobile management platform (EMM) service for the other.
NQ Mobile announced that Diamond Wireless, a high-end retailer authorized by the US Verizon, will provide the security products of NQ Mobile.
NQ Mobile announced the cooperation with China Mobile to push the network of “family guardians”.
NQ Mobile announced the cooperation with the Indonesian operator Telkomsel
Brazil mobile operator Claro would launch the NQ Mobile security solution in December.
NQ Mobile and Samsung jointly builded a KNOX based security management scheme for the enterprise mobile terminal.
NQ Mobile cooperated with HUAWEI, ZTE, Lenovo, ect.
NQ Mobile announced an important shareholder Atlantis Investment Management.
NQ Mobile and U.S. Cellular expanded cooperation for 5 million 200 thousand customers to provide security and privacy protection.
FL Mobile issued game “Gods and Dragons”.
NQ Mobile cooperated with more than 100 authorized retail stores of American operators Cricket and Metro PCS.
Axiom Telecom has reached an exclusive alliance agreement with NQ Mobile.
NQ Mobile participated in the 2013 Boao forum youth leaders round table.
NQ Mobile security products were provided in the more than 170 retail stores of Russell Cellular, a US operator retailer.
NQ Mobile cooperated with America Movil, which is the third largest mobile operator in the world.
NQ Mobile cooperated with 4G Wireless to layout 120 retail stores in California and Nevada in the United States.
NQ Mobile and Diamond Wireless enter into 210 retail stores in the United States.
NQ Mobile and U S Cellular provided home mobile security services to nearly 6 million users.
NQ Mobile MDM solution product NQSky is officially released.
NQ Mobile participated in World Economic Forum in Switzerland.
NQ Mobile and HTC jointly released the HTC application store security service.
NQ Mobile announced the acquisition of FL Mobile shares.
NQ Mobile launched a comprehensive preloading cooperation in the first smartphone Cat in the United States.
NQ Mobile cooperated with Phones 4U in the UK to popularize over 600 retail stores.
NQ Mobile and NOKIA Lumia mobile phone reached the contract of sharing mobile office cooperation.
NQ Mobile and GoWireless cooperated to carry out channel push in 350 stores in the United States.
NQ Mobile and Wireless in the United States promoted in the 80 stores.
NQ Mobile and Malaysia operator Celcom reached the cooperation.
NQ Mobile acquisition MediaTek subsidiary and 1/3 stake of Ruizhi.
NQ Mobile presented the Boao forum for Asia.
NQ Mobile and Motorola mobile technology company ("Motorola") signed a pre installed cooperation agreement.
NQ Mobile attended the world economic forum in Davos.
Time had a special report on NQ Mobile with "the pioneer of science and technology: one of the ten big innovation enterprises that change your future life".
NQ Mobile was the Echnology Pioneer 2011 of the world economic forum.
Company address and Contact information
Address: No. 4, courtyard No. 11, he Ping Li East Street, Dong Cheng District, Beijing
Post Code: 100013.