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Telenor Norway says New Year's Eve Snapchat traffic is 430% above normal day

Tuesday 2 January 2018 | 11:52 CET | News
Telenor Norway said that Snapchat traffic on its network on New Year's Eve was 430 percent higher than on a normal day. Facebook traffic was 33 percent higher and Instagram traffic up 40 percent, as many users sent images and video footage.

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Facebook / Instagram / Snapchat / Telenor Norway
Countries: Norway
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