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Orange to offer free mobile access to Wikipedia in MEA

Tuesday 24 January 2012 | 10:23 CET | News
Orange and the Wikimedia Foundation have announced a major partnership designed to make knowledge more easily available to Orange mobile customers throughout Africa and the Middle East. In the first partnership of its kind for Wikipedia, Orange and the Wikimedia Foundation will provide customers in both remote and urban areas of MEA with access to Wikipedia, paying no data charge to access the site. This new partnership will be gradually launched throughout 2012 across 20 African and Middle Eastern countries where Orange operates, with the first markets launching early in the year. Any

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Categories: Internet / Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Orange / Wikimedia Foundation
Countries: Africa / Middle East
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