The project is part of Google's Next Billion Users
initiative that aims to connect Filipinos to more opportunities through reliable internet access.
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K Suri, director for Next Billion Users
for Southeast Asia, said they still plan to set up more sites in the Philippines through their partnership with Smart Communications.
"It's partnerships such as this one with Orange that has made KaiOS the third leading mobile operating system with devices in more than 100 countries; further propelling us towards our goal of connecting the next billion users
,"C[macron]said Sebastien Codeville, CEO of KaiOS Technologies.C[macron]
The Bengaluru based fintech company is already operational in 13 cities and is making a positive difference to the lives of the Next Billion users
(households with an annual income between INR 1.4 Lacs and INR 4.5 Lacs).
The US fears the Communist Party's vision of a web where governments pull the strings could wind up the model for the next billion users
. That's what prompted ex-Google honcho Eric Schmidt to declare the Internet will split down the middle within a decade.
The global search engine, Google, recently hosted content creators, developers, media, influencers and educators at a product showcase in Lagos, christened, the Next Billion Users
Castle Island Ventures invests in infrastructure and application companies that will enable these transformative protocols to power services for the next billion users
At the event, Google's Head for Payments and the Next Billion Users
initiative, Caesar Sengupta, announced that Bhim UPI transactions have grown 14X since launch of Google Tez last year.
inclusive app development approach for the next billion users
, the majority of
The future of the internet is in the hands of the next billion users
- the latest generation of internet users to come online on smartphones in places like Pakistan, Bangladesh and India.
We are deeply committed to helping find solutions to these challenges,"Suren Ruhela, Director, Google Maps Next Billion Users
, told reporters here.