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.
Although every day more and more shopping malls are popping up across Iran, there's one fashion e-commerce in the country which is offering products that are not easily found in retail shops. Modiseh is an online fashion e-commerce known for its exotic discounts and stylish fashion products in Iran.
The shutdown of outdated GSM based payment system USSD has been a hot topic among the Iran’s payment industry players for monthsIt seems that USSD is seeing its last days, though many PSPs (Payment Service Providers) are still earning millions daily and do not necessarily want to lose the massive revenue they are generating annually through this.
Lahzenegar is a live broadcasting service for smartphones. Users can register for a free account on the app and live stream their moments with others. Currently more than 200 events have been live streamed by Lahzenegar.