Articles Tagged ‘Bango’


Direct billing seeks to fill void left by premium SMS flameout

February 19, 2014

With carriers ending support for premium SMS in mid-January, premium content providers and wireless carriers are exploring alternatives for monetizing mobile users, including direct carrier billing.

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Will Bango help Facebook monetize its 60 million-plus mobile app users?

February 10, 2012

With more than 60 million mobile app users, Facebook could be looking to a new agreement with Bango to introduce carrier billing as a way to monetize mobile.

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Opera gives app store a boost with mobile payments

September 1, 2011

Opera Software ASA is providing users with mobile payments capabilities via a new agreement with Bango Inc.

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Rogers, Telus embrace carrier billing for mobile content

April 13, 2011

Canadian carriers Rogers Wireless and Telus have integrated Bango Inc.’s mobile payment platform into BlackBerry App World to enable carrier billing for applications.

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In-app billing revenue to grow 600pc in 2011: Bango

December 9, 2010

Bango forecasts that in-application charging in 2011 will grow more than 600 percent to account for close to 30 percent of all mobile application payments.

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Bango targets US market for mobile payments expansion

September 16, 2010

Bango Inc. plans to expand its mobile payments services in the United States and has hired Marc Saulino as head of business development to foster this initiative.

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WeComm adds mobile payments to app platform via Bango

September 10, 2010

Mobile application developer weComm plans to integrate payment functionality into its development platform through a partnership with billing service Bango.

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Developers look to bypass app stores, go direct: Bango

February 8, 2010

With the intense coverage that mobile applications continue to attract, the content developers are already starting to investigate alternative distribution channels to the application stores.

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Guardian newspaper’s paid app won’t resolve advertising shortfall issue

December 17, 2009

Charging for mobile application downloads is not the answer to declining ad revenues. The answer lies elsewhere.

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Fox Mobile taps Bango mobile Web billing services

November 24, 2009

With the obvious growth of mobile commerce and positive consumer mindset towards mobile transactions, Fox Mobile Group has tapped Bango Inc.’s mobile Web billing platform.

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