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      Company Continues To Increase European Presence with planned New
                              Office in Spain

   REDWOOD CITY, Calif. (April 18, 2000), Inc. (Nasdaq:PHCM),
   a  leading provider of Internet software and services, today announced
   it  is  to  open  a  new  Sales and Support business office in Madrid.'s  plans  for  a  local  Spanish  office demonstrate the
   company's  aggressive  pursuit  of  new  business opportunities in the
   rapidly  growing  European WAP infrastructure and applications market,
   particularly  in Spain, and the broader international Spanish speaking
   market.  In  an  ongoing  effort  to  increase  its  global  presence,  announced  last  month  that  it has opened a new office in
   Paris, France.

   The  Madrid  office  will  be  chartered to manage expanded
   business  growth, provide local support for existing Spanish customers
   and  to  further's market leadership position in Europe. The
   company  will  offer  technical  support  services in order to provide
   local  customer  service  and  meet the needs of the rapidly expanding
   Spanish  wireless  market,  where mobile subscribers have increased by
   60%  in the past year alone. The Spanish office is expected to be open
   for business by mid April.

   "Our  latest expansion in Europe with the opening of the Madrid office
   demonstrates's  determination  to  facilitate  the  global
   advancement of mobile Internet access. Providing exceptional localized
   customer support and technical service confirms our commitment to help
   network  operators  deliver  the  best  new services with the greatest
   benefit   to   their  subscribers,"  said  Mike  Mulica,  senior  vice
   president, worldwide sales, consulting and support at

   About,  Inc.  (Nasdaq:PHCM)  is  a  leading  provider of software,
   applications,  and services that enable the delivery of Internet-based
   information  and  voice  services  to mass-market wireless telephones.
   Using  its software, wireless subscribers have access to Internet- and
   corporate  intranet-based  services,  including  Email,  news, stocks,
   weather,  travel  and sports. In addition, subscribers have access via
   their   wireless   telephones  to  network  operators'  intranet-based
   telephony  services,  which  may include over-the-air activation, call
   management, billing history information, pricing plan subscription and
   voice  message  management.  is  headquartered  in  Silicon
   Valley,  California  and  has regional offices in Belfast, Copenhagen,
   London,   Seoul,   and  Tokyo.  Visit  for  more

   Except  for  the  historical information contained herein, the matters
   discussed   in   this  news  release  are  forward-looking  statements
   involving  risks  and uncertainties that could cause actual results to
   differ  materially  from  those  in  such  forward-looking statements.
   Potential  risks  and  uncertainties  include, but are not limited to,'s  limited  operating  history,  potential  fluctuations  in's  operating  results,  uncertainties related to's
   long  sales  cycle  and  reliance  on  a  small  number  of customers,'s  dependence  on  the acceptance of its products by network
   operators  and wireless subscribers,'s ability to adequately
   address  the  rapidly-evolving  market  for delivery of Internet-based
   services  through  wireless telephones, the need to achieve widespread
   integration of's browser in wireless telephones, competition
   from   companies  with  substantially  greater  financial,  technical,
   marketing  and  distribution resources and the ability of to
   manage  a  complex  set  of  engineering,  marketing  and distribution
   relationships. Further information regarding these and other risks are
   included in's Form 10-Q for quarter ended December 31, 1999,
   in  its  prospectus  dated  November 16, 1999 and in its other filings
   with the Securities and Exchange Commission.

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