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  • Opera Adds Free Apps To Its Android Data Savings App Opera Max

    Opera Adds Free Apps To Its Android Data Savings App Opera Max

    Last year mobile browser company Opera launched Opera Max, a data-compressing Android app that let users save money on their mobile data. Now, to drive more usage of the product, Opera is adding another feature to Max: apps you can use for free. App Pass, as the service is called, is aimed first at users in emerging markets, where smartphone adoption is booming, but the average smartphone… Read More

  • Twitter’s ‘Zero’ Service Lets Emerging Markets Tweet For Free

    Twitter’s ‘Zero’ Service Lets Emerging Markets Tweet For Free

    Mobile carriers around the world are touting their involvement in a program called “Twitter Zero,” but that’s not its real name.  In 2010, Facebook revealed an initiative designed to give it a foothold in emerging markets called Facebook Zero. The idea is that consumers in select markets could browse a stripped down version of Facebook on mobile phones via the URL… Read More