Category Archives: Technology and Platform

PERL report: Key features of the Bango business model

A recent report, ‘Well positioned for future growth’, from Progressive Equity Research, describes key features of the Bango business model. Building on the previous report, ‘The Mobile App Store Marketplace: Direct Carrier Billing’, this focuses on the key strengths of … Continue reading

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Edison TV Executive Interview – Bango

Bango CEO, Ray Anderson spoke to Edison TV about how the Bango Payments Platform provides a single integration point for mobile operators to activate a variety of app stores, with the target of making app store content universally available. He … Continue reading

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Google boosts app store success by installing apps without the store

Bango is obsessed with app store billing optimization – leveraging mobile innovations to simplify the payment experience, boost spend and increase customer engagement. We are therefore delighted to learn that Google is streamlining their Android app discovery and installation process. … Continue reading

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Executive Interview – Bango

In this video Gerry Tucker, CFO, Bango discusses recent progress, including the recent Samsung partnership. He explains how the Bango Platform provides a single integration point for mobile operators to activate a variety of app stores, and vice versa. The … Continue reading

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Comments on Bango’s “Amazon announcement”

Comments on Bango’s Amazon announcement earlier today. Investors have been in touch with Bango this week to ask for more details about the announcement that we’re working with Amazon on launching carrier billing for the Amazon App Store. First clarification … Continue reading

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What does a Bango Partnership with Etisalat mean?

Bango made an exciting announcement today: We’ve signed an agreement with Etisalat, to deploy Direct Operator Billing across the group’s markets in Asia, the Middle East and Africa. The established partnership between Bango and Etisalat has already seen DOB launched … Continue reading

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Reported accusations against Bango customer

It has been reported that a US based class action lawyer has filed a complaint against CNN. The complaint reportedly accuses CNN of violation of the US Video Privacy Protection Act and appears to imply that Bango sells information to advertisers. Bango … Continue reading

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Commentary on Facebook Payments Test and Bango Opportunities

Facebook has announced that it is working on a system to remember payment credentials – such as credit card numbers, addresses and expiry dates, so that it can “pre-populate” fields in applications with this information. If you visit an e-commerce site or app and … Continue reading

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Bango Unchained: Wall Street Journal Article about Bango Datacentre

There is a great article about Bango’s new Dallas Datacentre here in the Wall Street Journal. “Bango’s colocation footprint is in Internap’s Dallas data center due to its central location in the U.S. and the optimized connectivity it provides to … Continue reading

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