Unwired Planet invented the mobile internet, pioneering many of the technologies that allow mobile devices to connect to the Internet.

For over 15 years, Unwired Planet technology has enabled many industry firsts, including mobile browsing, mobile photo-messaging, and the world's first Wireless Application Protocol (WAP) deployment. The company has built a patent portfolio of approximately 200 issued US and foreign patents and approximately 75 pending applications, many of which are considered foundational to mobile communications, and span smart devices, cloud technologies and unified messaging.

Operators using Unwired Planet technology include AT&T, Bell Aliant, Bell Canada, Bell Mobility, Bouygues, Charter, Comcast, Cox Communications, Deutsche Telekom, Du, Etisalat, KDDI, Qtel, Softbank Mobile, Sprint, Taiwan Mobile, Telefónica Moviles, Telstra, Telus, Time Warner Cable,
T-Mobile, Virgin Mobile, Vodacom and Vodafone.

Unwired Planet is a publicly held company headquartered in Los Altos, California.