|Phone||+91 124 4928000|
|Description||Taking social where no network has gone|
|Series A, 9/2011 |
Matrix Partners India
U2opia Mobile is a global provider of mobile applications that enable ubiquitous and customized access to the social internet. U2opia Mobile recognizes a distinct opportunity in consumer networking and social mobility and collaborates with global internet giants and telecom carriers to realize this across the handset spectrum - from smartphones, to mid-level feature phones to basic phones.
Its list of customers comprises some of the most respected mobile carriers in the world like Airtel, Vodafone, Tigo, Telkomsel, MTN and many others in over 25 countries.
U2opia Mobile was founded in 2010 by Sumesh Menon and Ankit Nautiyal. With stints in the likes of Bharti Airtel, Bubble Motion and Bharti Telesoft, both entrepreneurs bring with them, rich experience in mobile, internet and IT to create comprehensive and disruptive solutions for the global market.
U2opia Mobile’s flagship product, Fonetwish enables Facebook access without internet for millions of users spread across the globe and is one of the Top Ranking Apps on Facebook. A pioneering effort, this product adds a million users to the service every month.
The company is backed by Matrix Partners since 2011, who provide strategic market reach as well as strong financial support.
|Tags||ussd, mobile, social-networks, facebook, application, mobile-handset, phone, innovation, software, wireless|
Facebook by Fonetwish is an USSD based interactive service which brings the power of internet to every mobile phone. A user needs to dial *325# from their mobile handset and enter their Facebook username and password, after which one can access all the features of Fonetwish. It sets to empower more and more people across the country to stay connected with their loved ones through Facebook.
Through this application users can browse news feed, update status, chat, posts on friend’s wall, view and invite friends on facebook.