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Italy's Agcom challenges Wind Tre over zero-rated apps

Thursday 23 March 2017 | 09:53 CET | News
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Italian communications regulator Agcom has announced the launch of an investigation into the Veon and 'Music by 3' apps offered by newly-merged operator Wind Tre on the grounds that they may infringe net neutrality rules. The Veon platform was launched by Wind late last year and offers an app for messaging, VoIP and a range of often zero-rated offers from the company and partners. Similarly, the 'Music by 3' app allows customers to continue streaming music from the operator's catalogue even if they have run out of data. In its decision the regulator said the apps could be regarded as

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Companies: Agcom / Spotify / WhatsApp / Wind
Countries: Italy
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