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TIM adds Skype, Zoom, Webex to zero-rated educational offer

Thursday 28 May 2020 | 10:00 CET | News
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Telecom Italia (TIM) has added more platforms to the "E-learning Card" offer launched earlier this month to give mobile users zero-rated access to the main remote learning platforms. According to Mondo Mobile Web, TIM is now offering data-free access to Skype, Zoom, Amazon Chime, Cisco WebEx, GoToMeeting and Jitsi Meet. Teachers and students already have zero-rated access to the education ministry's website (currently WeSchool powered by TIM), Office 365 Education A1 and Google Suite for Education.

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