Vol. 4 Num 213 Wed. December 31, 2003  

Tech Snap
Gonophone launches inter-network SMS service
Gonophone Bangladesh Ltd. one of the leading Internet Service and ICT solution providers has launched a SMS gateway labeled Gonophone EasyPay, says a press release.

Gonophone EasyPay bridges the existing text messaging gap across various cellular networks. Using Gonophone EasyPay, text messages can be sent from any local GSM phone to any other GSM phone worldwide. For example customers of Grameen, Aktel, Sheba can now exchange SMS using Gonophone EasyPay gateway. It can also be used to send SMS from Web, email and from any GSM phone to any internet address worldwide. The company is currently working on unified messaging system across other cell phone standards such CDMA, TDMA etc.

Gonophone EasyPay gateway now enables Aktel and Sheba subscribers to transmit SMS to international destinations.

This service can be availed by enrolling at Payment for the service can be made using Gonophone EasyPay cards available at company's 90 resellers located across the country.