Tag: Mobile

Is Nigeria looking to regulate mobile internet usage?

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Over-the-top (OTT) services may be an unknown term to the majority of people that use them. OTT refers to services that mobile phone users access without going directly through their service providers. These include social media applications such as Whatsapp and Facebook, as well as live streaming. Telecoms carriers in countries as far apart as… Read More

Doctors making housecalls: New apps bring medical professionals to your door

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Several startups throughout the United States are attempting to make medical care more convenient by bringing doctors to your door. Apps for your smartphone or tablet, such as Heal in Los Angeles and San Francisco or Pager in New York City, will send a physician to your residence upon request.   On-demand medical care apps… Read More