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Telia to provide Android RCS SMS service in Nordic, Baltic states and Eurasia

Wednesday 6 December 2017 | 11:48 CET | News
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Google said that it has reached an agreement with Telia Company to provide SMS+ Rich Communications Services (RCS) to Telia's subscribers in the Nordic and Baltic regions, and in Eurasia. The service will start in Sweden this week, where RCS will be provided automatically on new Android devices supplied by Telia to its customers.

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Companies: Google
Countries: World
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