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Boss Revolution Free Mobile App Achieves Strong Market Acceptance

NEWARK, N.J., Sept. 24, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- IDT Corporation (NYSE:IDT), a leading provider of voice and payment services to immigrant communities around the world, today announced that its Boss Revolution mobile app has surpassed the one million download milestone since launch eleven months ago.

To celebrate this exciting milestone, Boss Revolution is conducting a sweepstakes in which winners will receive a new smartphone -- either a new Samsung Galaxy or iPhone 6. Every Boss Revolution app customer is automatically entered. More details about the promotion are available at www.bossrevolution.com.

The Boss Revolution mobile app has received extremely positive feedback, with users praising its affordability and convenience. In addition, the app was recognized as the Best Telecommunication Mobile App of 2013 by MoviForum.

"We are thrilled with the customer response to our mobile app. While geographic distance might separate our customers from their family and friends, Boss Revolution provides products and services that keep them connected," said Ben Hirsch, IDT Telecom's Chief Marketing Officer.

"Our international calling app makes it easy and inexpensive to reach out to loved ones from anywhere, for any reason. Our mobile top up service, recently introduced into our app, is a convenient way to recharge the prepaid mobile phones of family and friends in over 200 destinations. We will continue to add features and services that help bridge the distance between our customers and the special people in their lives," Mr. Hirsch concluded.

With the app, customers simply tap an entry in their contact list to initiate a call. Anyone can get up to $2 in free international calls just for downloading the app to experience the ease of use and outstanding voice quality of Boss Revolution. The Boss Revolution mobile app is available free on iTunes and Google Play in both English and Spanish.

Customers can recharge their Boss Revolution account right in the app or on the Boss Revolution website, www.bossrevolution.com using a credit card or a prepaid Boss Revolution recharge card, or using cash at any of the thousands of participating Boss Revolution retailers around the United States.

The Boss Revolution app is available in the United States, Canada, UK, Australia, Spain, the Dominican Republic and Jamaica and will soon be available in many more countries around the world. Once installed, the app can be used anywhere in the country where it was purchased, and worldwide from any Wi-Fi or data connection.

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About IDT Corporation:

IDT Corporation (NYSE:IDT) through its IDT Telecom division, provides telecommunications and payment services. IDT Telecom's retail products allow people to communicate and share resources around the world while its carrier services business is a global leader in wholesale voice termination. For more information, visit www.idttelecom.com or www.idt.net.

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CONTACT: Bill Ulrey Investor Relations IDT Corporation (973) 438-3034 william.ulrey@idt.net

Source:IDT Corporation