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My Top 7 Apps: Naresh Chouhan of Truphone

Today we have another Top 7 Apps submission and this one is from Naresh Chouhan, Director of Marketing at Truphone. Here’s a quick overview from their website: Truphone is the world’s first mobile network without country borders. The company’s mission is simple: deliver an outstanding international mobile experience to businesses around the world. That means […]

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Truphone’s Head of Special Projects, Dan Lane, jumps to Simwood (and why you should care)

You probably won’t have come across Simwood unless you’re working in or around the wholesale IP world. If you want things done correctly by proper, serious people who know what they’re doing, you talk to Simwood. For the most part, Simwood focus on VoIP, voice and all that jazz. That is about to change. That’s […]

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My Mobile World Congress will be brought to you by the letter T. For Truphone.

I’m delighted to say that this year I’ll be ‘connected’ in Barcelona by Truphone. They’ve sent me a Galaxy SIII handset containing a super-hot Truphone sim to use for the week. My instructions are to check it out, try it out, kick the tyres and see how I get on. I readily accepted. I’m particular […]

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News Services

Chelsea’s Abramovich picks up a 23% stake in Truphone for £70m

Ah, interesting! Super news for Truphone: LONDON, 1st February 2013: Truphone, the pioneering international mobile communications company, today revealed that it has secured £75m in its latest round of funding from investors including Roman Abramovich. Mr. Abramovich’s investment vehicle, Minden, has acquired a 23.3% stake for £70m, valuing the company at £300m. Truphone’s service currently […]

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BlackBerry World: Adam Linford of Truphone demonstrates Converged Services and BlackBerry 10 App

Hi, this is Momchil here with a video of Adam Linford presenting exciting new Truphone services. Adam Linford, head of Labs at Truphone, discusses “Converged Services” such as “Parallel Ringing” which was demonstrated at the Keynote. The BlackBerry 10 App, which is in Alpha state, will allow a complete feature set of the VoIp client […]

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Giving serious thought to Truphone’s Local Anywhere product

I’m heading to the States shortly — then Barcelona — and I’m therefore strongly considering trying out Truphone’s Local Anywhere package. I’ve a strong affinity to simply walking into a T-Mobile USA shop and picking up some sim cards, but I do think I should check out the service and see what it’s like. I’ve […]

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Jonathan Jensen on Thursday – Truphone; the first global operator?

The item that caught my eye at Mobile World Congress was Truphone‘s announcement of Truphone Local Anywhere. As a long time fan of Truphone I’m always interested to see what they’re planning next and this looked like the announcement that nailed the question about where their strategy is taking them. In one respect announcing a […]

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Truphone update

I had a quick catch up with Geraldine Wilson, CEO at Truphone, this morning to see what their plans are over the next few months. Now that Truphone supports multiple handset software platforms a lot of work is going into making the user experience and functionality as consistent as possible across all handsets. This is […]

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Truphone launched on the Android

That popular VoIP application for mobiles, Truphone Anywhere has just arrived on the HTC Google OS driven device the G1. This Truphone release is now available in such far flung countries as the UK and the US of A, with Austria and Germany being on the cards next. The last one ties in nicely with […]

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Jonathan Jensen on Thursday – Truphone, where next?

Just before Christmas I met up with Truphone CEO, Geraldine Wilson, to discuss Truphone’s aim to be the mobile solution of choice for people with an ‘international lifestyle’. I’ve been a big fan of Truphone but disappointed that 2008 didn’t deliver more in terms of a clearer strategy and a better customer experience. Truphone is […]

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MIR Show – Week 48 – James Body, Truphone & Simon Davis, MobGeo

Today we bring you a lighthearted James Body, Research Director at Truphone (Hello to James’ son, Sebastian, who is a regular viewer of the MIR Show). Then we talk with Simon Davis of MobGeo.com. If you’re interested in mobile advertising, I’m sure Simon’s product demo will be very interesting indeed.

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Geraldine Wilson, CEO of Truphone – interview today

We’re interviewing Geraldine Wilson, the newly appointed Chief Executive of Truphone, this afternoon. Our fearless former Accenture Demon, Ed Hodges (of Howler Tech), is readying a list of questions to put to her on camera, later today. If you’d like to ask her a question, either email it to me directly — ewan@mobileindustryreview.com or post […]