FLEXIROAM Launch of ‘Flexiroam X’ for Data Roaming

FLEXIROAM X Perth, FLEXIROAM Limited (ASX:FRX) is pleased to announce that it’s subsidiary FLEXIROAM Sdn Bhd (“FLEXIROAM”) has launched its new flagship data roaming product, “X” today. The “X” App is a mobile application which works with “X”, a thin, microchip-embedded film to be applied on a user’s existing SIM. Once applied, “X” provides access

Unified Signal, Inc. Launches New Cross Carrier Corporate Plan Functionality Along With Version 3.0 of Its Data App

Unified Signal KIRKLAND, WA– Unified Signal, Inc. (OTCQB: UNSI), a leading software system in the telecommunications and mobile payments industry, announced today that it has launched a powerful feature set that supports the activation and management of corporate plan customers. Unified Signal clients will now be able to provide businesses with management tools that will

WeChat really wants you to understand what it’s all about

Connie Chan, a partner at venture capital firm Andreessen Horowitz, took a deep-dive into China’s mobile messaging platform WeChat in early August. The longish blog posting attempts to peal back the layers, to dissect the internals, of the once-simple chat app that has today sprouted into a world all unto itself. Setting the scene for

Deutsche Telekom Smart Home platform: new partners and solutions for garden, home and car

New smart home features for drivers and hobby gardeners. Telekom app provides new ways to keep an eye on the home. Energy suppliers in Germany and abroad are building on QIVICON. The possibilities for networking smart homes are expanding continually. When this year’s IFA consumer electronics show opens its doors in Berlin, partners of the

Verizon Announces the Availability of hum, Creating a Smart, Connected Driving Experience for more than 150 Million Vehicles

Verizon Telematics today announced the commercial availability of hum, an aftermarket vehicle technology and subscription service that enables drivers on the road to make their car smarter through a simple solution regardless of their wireless service provider. First announced in January at the North American International Auto Show as Verizon Vehicle, hum provides subscribers with

Rethinking the ‘Global’ in GSM

In the fast-paced world of telecommunications, we can almost see the network effect in action right in front of our eyes. The network effect posits that the more users you have for a product or service, the more useful or valuable that product or service will be. When it comes to our ubiquitous cellular network,

Meet OnHub: a new router for a new way to Wi-Fi

Ugh…not again. You get home at the end of the day, and sit down to stream a new movie or upload vacation photos — and your Wi-Fi slows to a crawl or just stops working. Instead of relaxing in front of the screen or sharing those photos with friends, you spend it unplugging and re-plugging

WeChat jumps to 600 million monthly active users

If you’re betting on Chinese messaging app WeChat to be knocked out of the messaging app race anytime soon, you’ll find yourself on the losing end, as WeChat owner Tencent revealed earlier today in its Q2 2015 financial earnings report that WeChat now has 600 million monthly active users (MAUs). For those of you who

El futuro de los MVNOs, la Convergencia y el 4G, a debate en el primer evento “Ingenium Mobile”

El próximo 11 de junio se celebra en Madrid el primer evento “Ingenium Mobile” que se convoca en España, centrado en el segmento de los operadores virtuales como generadores de un nuevo panorama competitivo dentro de la telefonía móvil. La primera edición de ‘“Ingenium Mobile” nace con la intención de “establecer un punto de encuentro

Votacall VM 2 Text Now Available for Hosted VoIP and Cloud-Based Unified Communications Customers

The Votacall VM 2 Text App Keeps Customer Connected and Communicating With “Any Scenario” Access to Voicemail Votacall announced today the newest addition to their Unified Communications product suite, the Votacall VM 2 Text app. Votacall describes their VM 2 Text app’s functionality as “Any Scenario” voice messaging access making staying connected with colleagues and

Another Instant Messaging and Voice App launched by Zimbabwean, “TanaMe”

Another Zimbabwean, Software Developer Company and MVNO, Tana Communications, has launched a voice and messaging application, dubbed TanaMe FREE. This comes few months after we have profiled another messsaing application called Ndeipi, and it seems lots of talent is now budding out of Zimbabwe, with little more originality and marketing skills, we may likely hit

Inhance Technology Launches Content Transfer App for Smartphones in the UK and Ireland

Inhance Technology, a leading provider of wireless retail solutions, today announced the UK and Ireland launch of its content transfer mobile application for smartphones and tablets, CTX. The patent pending application will be sold in the UK to mobile carriers, independent mobile retailers, MVNOs and other consumer electronics companies. CTX quickly and securely transfers contacts,

4 Killer Advantages of VoLTE Over OTT

SOURCE AMDOCS As service providers around the world roll out the red carpet for VoLTE, it’s really no wonder they are rubbing their hands gleefully. What lies ahead is superior technology and the ability to help skyrocket customer satisfaction levels. Indeed, the features that VoLTE brings to the table – including HD audio and built-in

Llamadas de WhatsApp a fondo (operadores que lo permiten y gasto de datos)

Ayer ya te contamos en este post que WhatsApp había actualizado su aplicación permitiendo las llamadas de WhatsApp tan esperadas. Hoy, te queremos contar a fondo como funcionan estas llamadas, que operadores nos permiten realizarlas y que consumo de datos produce una llamada de la popular aplicación de mensajería instantánea. Como ya sabréis, las llamadas

Tuenti Movil adds free international calls to VoIP service

Spanish MVNO Tuenti Movil has launched version 5.9 of its Tuenti app for Android and iOS users, featuring a number of improvements to its ‘cloudphone’ service, above all the ability to call international numbers via the VoIP-based ‘Voz Digital’ service. Users can now call fixed numbers in 24 countries and mobile numbers in 10 countries

Kajeet’s ‘Mobile Education Broadband’ and how MVNOs are Bringing Digital Content to the Forefront of Mobile Business Featured

Content Bundling is becoming more commonplace than ever as Mobile Network Operators(MNOs) continue rolling out data packages featuring free or discounted access to a wide variety of popular online content such as Facebook, Twitter, Spotify and MNOs’ own offerings such as their OTT TV channels and online gaming applications. While this introduces newer monetization opportunities

Sandvine Unveils Carrier Branded SmartService App

Sandvine (TSX: SVC), a leading provider of intelligent broadband network solutions for fixed and mobile operators, today announced SmartService App, a smartphone application designed to enable Mobile Network Operators (MNOs) and Mobile Virtual Network Operator‘s (MVNOs) to offer subscribers the ability to instantly select, personalize and monitor their service plan directly on their device. Sandvine’s

Virgin Mobile Colombia to charge for use of WhatsApp calls

Colombian MVNO Virgin Mobile announced that it will be start charging for WhatsApp voice calling service, Comunidad Ola reports. The free service to call other WhatsApp users requires an internet connection. The service is already available for Android users. Whatsapp expects to roll out the feature to iOS users in the coming weeks. Virgin Mobile

EE Hopes WiFi Calling Will Hit the Spot

EE has become the first operator in the UK to launch a fully integrated WiFi calling service allowing customers to make calls and send texts using a building’s WiFi service instead of the cellular connection. The WiFi calling offer is aimed at overcoming the problem of poor cellular coverage inside buildings, especially in rural parts

With 700 mn users, WhatsApp VoIP rollout will hit mobile operators’ voice revenues: Ovum

It’s taken WhatsApp more than a year to deliver on CEO Jan Koum’s MWC 2014 announcement that the Facebook-owned company would add VoIP to its messaging app, an update that was initially slated for launch in 2Q14. After a multicountry beta trial and an invite-only version of the capability, the company has enabled VoIP on

Carrefour lanza una APP para mejorar la experiencia de compra

«Mi Carrefour» permite utilizar descuentos y promociones desde móviles y tabletas o acceder desde el móvil a los folletos en Carrefour ha lanzado «Mi Carrefour», una aplicación que permite a sus usuarios acceder a los descuentos y promociones de la empresa de distribución a través de tablets y smartphones, entre otras ventajas. «La nueva aplicación

UNLIMITED INTERNATIONAL USE OF YOUR FAVOURITE MESSAGING APPS WITH CHATSIM – WELL, SORT OF

Staying in touch with your friends, family, colleagues and clients while abroad can be tough. Well now there’s ChatSim, a SIM card that aims to let you message with anyone, anytime, anywhere. Manuel Zanella came up with the idea for ChatSim after racking up a fortune in phone bills while he was on his honeymoon

Flyp Delivers Multiple Numbers to Your Mobile Phone to Help You Embrace and Manage Every Aspect of Your Life

More Than Just an App, Flyp Taps Its Proprietary Telecommunications Platform to Help People Manage Their Lives and Connect to the Things That Really Matter BOSTON, MA– Today, Flyp launched its mobile app powered by a proprietary telecommunications platform to help people embrace the many layers of their lives. By opening up access to multiple

Seniors Wireless combines MVNO model with telemedicine app for seniors

SOURCE Seniors Wireless/PRNewswire/ SAN DIEGO, — Seniors Wireless,, a subsidiary of mobile virtual network operator emveno, today announced the launch of the first combined mobile and telemedicine service in the U.S. specifically for the 55+ age group demographic. The flexible and affordable mobile service features teleMED Assist, which provides seniors unlimited, direct access to board-certified