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Telia Norway says New Year's Eve data traffic surges 135%, helped by Snapchat

Thursday 4 January 2018 | 12:30 CET | News
Telia Norway said that the number of text messages sent on its network on New Year's Eve 2017 rose to 17.57 million from 13.63 million in 2016. Mobile internet usage surged by 135 percent to 80 GB per second this year, from 34 GB per second on 31 December 2016. Much of this was used on social networks, said Kjersti Jamne, head of private market operations at the company, and Snapchat in particular.

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Snapchat / Telia Norway
Countries: Norway
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