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Just how much of a problem is Facebook for the operator industry?

A thought-provoking research note from the team at Strand Consult:

People who believe that Google is currently the biggest threat to mobile operators may not realise exactly how much time mobile customers are using on Facebook and how Facebook is currently changing the way over 800 million people communicate on a daily basis. The biggest difference between Facebook and Google is that Facebook is a communication tool that people use to keep in touch with their family and friends every day.

via Facebook is killing the mobile operators' SMS traffic and revenue..

By Ewan

Ewan is Founder and Editor of Mobile Industry Review. He writes about a wide variety of industry issues and is usually active on Twitter most days. You can read more about him or reach him with these details.

3 replies on “Just how much of a problem is Facebook for the operator industry?”

just imagine if they were to introduce VOIP service like Skype on their platform, over night they become bigger than skype/ or any telco out their. Most operators do not realize that

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