This banana shaped feature phone (Nokia 8110) is bringing voice-services to a market of millions in Asia and beyond. In fact, it and many other budget feature phones run KaiOS, the fastest growing mobile operating system in India.
We recognize this as a huge opportunity for our clients. Time to investigate and discover KaiOS! At first glance KaiOS looks like a full featured mobile OS running on a budget platform with 4G, Personal Hotspots and Apps. KaiOS' most outstanding feature however is providing access to Google voice services.
Can devices like the banana phone provide access to the Internet to the over 1 billion people that are still offline according to the World Bank (2016)? If so, we need to shape the Internet to be ready for this market.
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