A social analysis freak who loves to look at things differently. Looking forward to seeing the impact of startups and entrepreneurship activities in Iran. B.S in Mathematics from Amirkabir University of Technology. You can reach him at tamiboroumand[at]gmail[dot]com
If you are a Telegram user in Iran, you may have experienced some data traffic problems in the past 2 or 3 days. Right now the problems are gone and this popular text messaging application is back to its normal state.
Iran's Minister of Communications in a meeting with his Russian counterpart agreed upon the presence of Yandex in Iran. Yandex is the dominant search engine in Russia and soon would have an office in Iran so it could service Iranians better.
After Iran's nuclear talks and reaching the agreement to lift Iran's international sanctions, Iran's first operator MCI found two international bidders. This fact shows that our young country is a great market of telecommunication business.
There are few services and TV shows that have a large audience and more importantly people are connected through their cellphones to these programs, namely: The 90 TV show and Iran’s subsidy system. Based on the stats of these programs we can come up with estimate market share of these companies.“ based on the stats of these programs, MCI’s penetration rate is more than 60% in Iran” said Sadoughi, CEO of MCI.
Every week we’ll be bringing you the highlights of Iran’s tech scene in the past week. This week, we covered Iran’s great capacity to issue its own cryptocurrency, USSD service’s safety guarantee, ICT developments in 5 years, new ride-hailing apps and the incident at Snapp’s Kerman office.