Vodafone Netherlands plans Message+ app based on Joyn

Thursday 21 November 2013 | 10:24 CET | News
Vodafone Netherlands is planning to launch soon its own messaging app based on the RCS standard, the mobile operator told Telecompaper. While RCS under the Joyn brand developed by the GSMA has been launched in countries such as Spain and Germany, it has yet to reach the Netherlands, despite the popularity of IP-based messaging apps there, such as WhatsApp, Viber and Skype. The Vodafone Message+ app, which made an appearance already on its German website, is an integrated messaging app, with SMS as the basis. Functions such as chat and file-sharing are supported by Joyn. Message+ is compatible

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Deutsche Telekom / GSMA-India / Skype / Telecompaper / Viber / Vodafone / WhatsApp
Countries: Netherlands
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