Telenor offers access to Facebook via USSD

Thursday 25 October 2012 | 12:06 CET | News
Telenor Group has entered into an agreement with U2opia Mobile, an innovator in social internet and mobile convergence, to bring access to Facebook to its millions of non-internet connected customers via USSD (Unstructured Supplementary Service Data). As Telenor's new partner, U2opia Mobile is sharing its 'Facebook by Fonetwish' platform with Telenor customers. The service is initially available in India, and will be launched in Malaysia and Bangladesh before the year end. Facebook by Fonetwish is text-based and uses very little bandwidth. There are no handset requirements to use this type

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Telenor
Countries: Bangladesh / India / Malaysia / World
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