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Subscribing-to-publications-with-carrier-billing-made-possible

Subscribing to publications with carrier billing made possible


Tuesday, January 22, 2019 by

The mobile technology company Fortumo has launched PayRead which lets digital publishers identify and charge users through their SIM card, the most widely available digital identity globally. PayRead is integrated with 350 mobile operators whose users can access digital publications through their mobile account identity. Should the reader wish to pay for digital cont...


Revenue-leakage-and-how-devs-can-tackle-it

Revenue leakage and how devs can tackle it


Monday, May 21, 2018 by

Revenue leakage is unnoticed leakage of money from your company. Industry estimates are that 3-5% of revenue is leaked annually due to errors and process gaps, and the negative impact compounds in industries where there is a recurring revenue stream over multiple years. That is a huge chunk of the revenue pie that developers have the capability of fixing. We spoke to th...


The-blockchain-approach-to-data-storage-problems

The blockchain approach to data storage problems


Sunday, May 13, 2018 by

The human race has truly entered the Information Age. Once the epitome of innovation, the floppy disk’s performance is now eclipsed by thumbnail-sized SD cards that boast over 500,000x the capacity of the already-ancient technology. Terabyte-denominated drives are becoming the norm, and prefixes like peta-, exa- and zetta- are being used to quantify the mind-boggling am...


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Facebook announces inapp purchases for Instant Games


Tuesday, May 8, 2018 by

At Facebook's annual developer conference, F8, the company has announced that In-App Purchases (IAP) will be available on the Instant Games platform for developers to implement on Android and Facebook. Enabling IAP has always been on Facebook's roadmap for Instant Games, and it's a key part of helping developers be successful. For purchases made in web versions of Insta...


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eSports gets its very own news network


Tuesday, May 1, 2018 by

Gamer World News Entertainment (GWNe) officially debuts as an ambitious new free and independent 24/7 multi-platform network featuring eSports and gamer news, information, entertainment and original programming exclusively dedicated to professional, competitive and casual gamers. eSports revolves around competition between gamers either one-on-one or in small teams, wit...


EasyPark-and-Fortumo-launch-carrier-billing-for-mobile-parking

EasyPark and Fortumo launch carrier billing for mobile parking


Thursday, April 12, 2018 by

EasyPark Group and mobile technology company Fortumo announced the launch of a direct carrier billing partnership. Drivers in Finland, Norway and Sweden can now conveniently charge their parking to their mobile phone bill through Fortumo.For consumers, paying with carrier billing for parking is very simple. After parking their car, they send a text message to EasyPark w...


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Bango launches Mobile Money wallet in Google Play with MTN Ghana


Wednesday, January 17, 2018 by

Bango just partnered with MTN Ghana to launch operator payments in Google Play. What this means is MTN Ghana subscribers can now pay for the wealth of content and services from Google Play with one-click, charging their MTN Mobile Money account.MTN Ghana is part of the MTN Group, which has over 200 million subscribers across 22 countries in Africa. From today on, s...


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Viaplay launches direct carrier billing with Fortumo


Friday, August 25, 2017 by

The video streaming service Viaplay and the mobile payments company Fortumo announced the launch of a direct carrier billing partnership. Users can now purchase access to both Viaplay and Viaplay Sport by charging the payment to their mobile phone bill or deducting it from their prepaid SIM card balance. The first market where the payment method has been rolled out is E...


Opera-Launches-New-Android-App-Subscription-Service-Through-Carrier-Billing

Opera Launches New Android App Subscription Service Through Carrier Billing


Wednesday, February 10, 2016 by

Opera has launched the Opera Apps Club subscription service for premium Android apps providing an alternative distribution and app monetization model for apps based on an unlimited “all you can download” subscription offer, payable through carrier billing systems.The Opera Apps Club is an outgrowth of Opera’s acquisition of Bemobi in August 2015. The service was origina...


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Fortumo Expands Carrier Billing Payments to 55 Million Users in Vietnam


Friday, November 13, 2015 by

Through a partnership with Viettel, the largest mobile operator in Vietnam, Fortumo is bringing direct carrier billing for Viettel subscribers providing the ability for over 36 million smartphone owners to make mobile payments and purchase digital content online by charging payments to their mobile phone bill.Direct carrier billing lets users make payments over a data c...


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Fortumo Launches Carrier Billing on Windows in the Philippines


Monday, October 12, 2015 by

Fortumo is working with Smart Communications, Inc. and Digitel Mobile Philippines, Inc. (DMPI), the mobile subsidiaries of Philippine digital services provider PLDT, are launching carrier billing on the Windows Phone Store app store. Fortumo’s direct carrier billing platform allows users to make payments over a data connection by confirming purchases with one click...


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The Impact of Windows 10 on the Game Industry


Monday, August 17, 2015 by

I recently discussed the impact of Windows 10 on the game publishing industry with Ethan Clark, Game Insight’s North American Manager of Strategic Partnerships. Founded in 2009, Game Insight is one of the world’s leading innovators of mobile and social games, creating exceptional gameplay experiences across casual to hardcore titles. With more than 300 million play...


Bango-Extends-Carrier-Billing-App-Monetization-Platform-to-New-Markerts

Bango Extends Carrier Billing App Monetization Platform to New Markerts


Friday, June 26, 2015 by

Bango has extended its carrier billing routes for app store partners in several additional markets providing added reach for the Bango Payment Platform to service mobile app monetization needs of the growing global app store economy.The Bango Platform enables one-click mobile payment, acting as a single point of integration for app stores and mobile network operators, p...


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Boku Brings Direct Carrier Billing to Google Play for Saudi Arabia


Thursday, May 14, 2015 by

Boku, a carrier billing-based mobile payment platform, has announced it is bringing direct carrier billing on Google Play to Saudi Arabia. This is the first of several carrier partnerships to bring the company's carrier billing technology to the Google Play store in new geographies.The integration effectively allows Android app publishers to monetize users through a one...


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Windows and Windows Phone Store Trends for First Quarter 2015


Wednesday, April 22, 2015 by

Microsoft has released the latest Windows Store trends across categories, markets, and more for Q1 2015. Microsoft provides the quarterly analysis to help app developers understand general trends can help determine what types of apps to build or where to focus development efforts. Data from the Windows Store is presented alongside Windows Phone Stores.Windows and Window...


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Fortumo Launches New Quarterly Emerging Markets Mobile Payments Index


Monday, March 2, 2015 by

Mobile payments company Fortumo has created a new quarterly Emerging Markets Payment Index intended to be used by web, game and app developers for benchmarking their revenue in markets with high smartphone growth and low credit card penetration. The Emerging Markets Payment Index focuses on top smartphone markets that have been predicted for growth by value in 2015...


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New Android In App Purchasing SDK from Fortumo Offers Offline Payments


Wednesday, February 11, 2015 by

Fortumo has released a new version of its Android in-app purchasing SDK for app stores which can process mobile payments even when app users are not connected to the internet.Fortumo’s in-app purchasing SDK is used by a number of alternative Android app stores include device manufacturers (NOOK, ZTE, Oppo, Gionee), mobile operators (Telenor, Turkcell, Kyivstar...


The-PC-Is-Not-Dead-and-Here-Is-Proof

The PC Is Not Dead and Here Is Proof


Wednesday, January 14, 2015 by

Oh, the poor PC. Relegated in the app development world as an afterthought. Even as manufacturers create hybrid PC devices including ultra-thin laptops, 2-1 devices, and light-weight models, PC’s have lagged in the public eye as smartphones, tablets, wearables, and other devices took the center stage at CES. Not so fast my friend. It may take a little connecting of the ...


Fortumo-Now-Offers-Subscription-Payments-Through-Carrier-Billing-for-Windows-Phone-and-Windows-8

Fortumo Now Offers Subscription Payments Through Carrier Billing for Windows Phone and Windows 8


Wednesday, December 31, 2014 by

Mobile payments company Fortumo has announced that it has launched subscription payments using carrier billing for Windows Phone and Windows 8. Developers building apps for these Microsoft platforms can now increase their subscription payment coverage by enabling carrier billing for users without credit cards in 83 markets.Fortumo is currently rolling out subscriptions ...


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Windows App Store Announces Latest App Download and Monetization Trends


Saturday, December 27, 2014 by

The Windows Development Team has released its latest report in a recurring series that provides details about recent Windows App Store trends across categories, markets, and more. Data from the Windows Store is included with Windows Phone Store, to provide information about apps regardless of the devices targeted.This latest update includes several new analyses includin...


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Alibaba's UCWeb Picks Fortumo As Its Carrier Billing Partner


Wednesday, December 17, 2014 by

Mobile payments company Fortumo has just been chosen by Alibaba'€™s UCWeb as its carrier billing partner for its 9Game app store. The partnership will allow payments to now be powered on the 9game app store. Fortumo’s customers are able to collect user payments without credit cards. The company offers carrier billing in 83 markets to both app store o...


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Changyou Chooses Fortumo As Its Billing Partner For The Mobogenie App Store


Friday, December 12, 2014 by

Changyou selected Fortumo as its billing partner for its Mobogenie app store. Fortumo is excited to be working with Mobogenie to help them expand to overseas markets while enabling developers to make a profit from this expansion. The Mobogenie app store currently has over 400 million international users. Changeyou is a NASDAQ-listed entertainment company....


PlayPhone-Announces-New-Middle-East-Carrier-Based-Game-Market-for-Android,-Unity-and-HTML5-Mobile-Game-Developers

PlayPhone Announces New Middle East Carrier Based Game Market for Android, Unity and HTML5 Mobile Game Developers


Tuesday, October 28, 2014 by

PlayPhone has launched its newest game store, named PlayZone, targeting the Middle East mobile gaming market. The company says the new market will reach over 200 million smartphone owners in over 12 countries providing a new opportunity for mobile app developers to monetize apps through carrier billing.PlayPhone specializes in working with mobile carriers to create soci...


Fortumo-Now-Offering-App-Monetization-Opportunities-With-New-Mobile-Operator-Billing-Option-to-35-Million-Turkcell-Customers

Fortumo Now Offering App Monetization Opportunities With New Mobile Operator Billing Option to 35 Million Turkcell Customers


Wednesday, October 8, 2014 by

Fortumo has partnered with the leading Turkish mobile operator, Turkcell, to start providing an in-app purchasing solution for its AppMarket app store. Android developers can now earn additional revenue with Fortumo’s 1-click direct payment solution from 35 million Turkcell customers.Alternative app stores such as the Turkcell AppMarket are becoming viable options for m...


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Fortumo to Give Developers $5,000 to Integrate Mobile Payments SDK


Friday, September 19, 2014 by

Fortumo has announced a new developer program for Windows Phone and Windows 8 developers to help them acquire additional users for their apps.  Developers who add the Fortumo in-app purchasing SDK to their Windows Phone or Windows 8 app will receive $5,000 in free advertising credits from Fortumo to drive downloads for their apps in emerging markets. “The bigg...


Infobip-Extends-2-way-SMS-Messaging-Coverage-to-40-Countries

Infobip Extends 2 way SMS Messaging Coverage to 40 Countries


Thursday, August 21, 2014 by

Infobip is extending its 2-way SMS messaging coverage to 40 countries, including the U.S., Brazil, China, India, Russia, South Africa and Mexico. 2-way SMS messaging enables online businesses, service providers, application developers, and marketing agencies etc. to offer their users instant, time-sensitive mobile consumer interaction. For every country covered, In...


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Fortumo Expands Mobile Payments Presence in China


Friday, August 15, 2014 by

At ChinaJoy (one of the biggest gaming industry events in China) Fortumo announced that it is opening a new office in Xuhui, China. The local connection will help the company stay close to the mobile development community in China and throughout the Asia Pacific. Gewben Wu is Fortumo’s Business Development Director for Asia and he pointed out that, “The b...


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Fortumo Launches Direct Carrier Billing in Pakistan


Thursday, July 3, 2014 by

Mobile payments company Fortumo and mobile operator Telenor Pakistan are launching direct carrier billing in Pakistan that will provide the ability for app developers and publishers to receive payments from more than 35 million subscribers of Telenor Pakistan. These Telenor customers now able to make online payments by charging purchases to their phone bill. Fortumo wil...


The-Lowdown-on-Google’s-New-L-Developer-Preview-from-Google-IO

The Lowdown on Google’s New L Developer Preview from Google IO


Thursday, June 26, 2014 by

Among the biggest news from Google I/O is the L Developer Preview, which lets developers check out the new features and capabilities of the next version of Android and provides the ability to develop and test on the new platform. What Google says about the OS:Material design for the multiscreen world: A new design language that takes a comprehensive approach to vis...


New-Services-for-App-Developers-and-Publishers-Announced-at-Google-IO

New Services for App Developers and Publishers Announced at Google IO


Thursday, June 26, 2014 by

One of the new services announced at Google I/O was the Google Play Developer Publishing API to help scale release operations. The new API will let developers upload APKs, manage in-app products and localized store listings. There will also be the ability to integrate publishing operations with release processes and toolchain through a RESTful API. This the Go...


Asia-is-a-Gold-Mine-for-Android-App-Developers-and-Here

Asia is a Gold Mine for Android App Developers and Here's Why


Wednesday, June 18, 2014 by

The Asian consumer and the smartphoneThe Asian market has a strong affection for smartphones, tablets and all manner of other internet-enabled devices, more so than any other region in the world. In a recent survey (Milward Brown AdReaction: “ the daily distribution of Screen-Minutes across countries” published in KPCB report) that analyzed the time consumers spend...


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Fortumo Debuts Windows Phone In app Purchasing SDK for Unity Game Developers


Sunday, June 15, 2014 by

Fortumo has launched a custom version of it Windows in-app purchasing SDK for developers who are using Unity to build their apps. The new SDK makes integrating carrier billing to Windows Phone or Windows 8 apps built with Unity much faster, with no additional development effort needed. Here’s what is needed to do to start accepting mobile payments with Fo...


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Windows Phone More Popular Than iPhone in 24 countries, What


Thursday, June 5, 2014 by

If you are interested in exposing your app to emerging markets in Latin America, Central & Eastern Europe, Africa & Asia and your app is not available on Windows Phone, you may be missing the boat. In 2013 Windows Phone was more popular than the iPhone in 24 countries across the world, including India and Nigeria, where a huge number of people are purchasing sma...


Fortumo-Surpasses-80-Countries-with-its-Mobile-Operator-Billing-Platform:-Carrier-Billing-Payments-Exploding

Fortumo Surpasses 80 Countries with its Mobile Operator Billing Platform: Carrier Billing Payments Exploding


Monday, May 12, 2014 by

Operating billing is rapidly becoming one of the top choices for mobile app developers to monetize their apps across the globe and Fortumo is in the forefront, now offering its mobile operator billing platform in over 80 countries. And developers using Fortumo’s operator billing options are seeing growth of six times payment volumes for Windows Phone & Win...


May-2014-Issue-of-ADM-is-Here!

May 2014 Issue of ADM is Here!


Friday, May 2, 2014 by

Okay first a little gloating, I'm proud to announce the 12 issue of App Developer Magazine, May 2014! The issue is over 80 pages and contains some excellent resources including everything from using Facebook to help promote your app, to knowing where to invest in the mobile industry, it's all right here!Here is the complete lineup:FEATURESGuide: Using Facebook To G...