Author Archives: Ray Anderson
Bango does not currently provide its Direct Carrier Billing service in China, where regulation requires the Chinese operators to tightly control how customers are allowed to pay for mobile services on their phone bills. This includes the requirement for users … Continue reading
Bango has signed an agreement with Etisalat, to deploy Direct Operator Billing (DOB) across the group’s markets in Asia, the Middle East and Africa. The established partnership between Bango and Etisalat has already seen DOB launched for users of BlackBerry … Continue reading
Interesting news has reached us that Skype users will soon be able to buy Skype credit by charging the cost to their mobile bill – operator billing. The move should give some momentum to operator billing for the desktop, where … Continue reading
I participated in this year’s Future:Mobile event held last week in San Francisco. The event was an invitation only, closed-door environment for CEO’s from leading private companies in the mobile sector to share their thoughts on innovation and how they’re … Continue reading
Bango’s direct billing interface to AT&T has now been live for more than five years. AT&T is now planning to allow the use of the direct billing interface for transactions initiated from PC’s as well as from mobile handsets. What’s … Continue reading
Having attended the Mobile Future Forward event last week, it was interesting to hear the debates centered around the future of mobile, and how monetization and analytics took center stage among the topics discussed.
According to the latest web browsing stats released by Bango, across a wide range of websites targeting mobile phone browsers, the iPhone is losing ground to its competitors in popularity for web browsing. What might be the reasons for this? When … Continue reading