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Facebook’s Express Wifi is Now Live in Nairobi

In 2015, during the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, Facebook CEO announced that the company was partnering with Qualcomm, Nokia and others with the...
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Facebook’s Internet.org has connected 40 Million people to the Internet

In 2014 during the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg unveiled a plan aimed at providing internet access to two-thirds of...

Google launches Google Station, a Service similar to Facebook’s Express Wi-Fi in India

In August, Facebook announced it was rebooting its Free Basics service in India under a new brand and model known as Express Wifi that...
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Facebook to Launch Express Wi-Fi in Lagos Nigeria following success in India

A few weeks back, Facebook announced it was rebooting the free basics service in India by launching Express Wifi. With Express Wi-Fi, Facebook was...
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Facebook to Reboot Free Basics in India with Express Wi-fi Service

Early this year, the Indian government banned Facebook's Free basics initiative stating that it violates the principles of net neutrality.  Free Basics, is part of...

Kenya will not Block Facebook’s Free Basics

This week, India banned Facebook's free basics, an ambitious project started by Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg seeking to provide internet to 2/3 of the...
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India Bans Facebook’s Free Basics over Net Neutrality Concerns

In 2014 during the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg unleashed an ambitious plan aimed at making internet access available to the...
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Facebook’s Controversial Product Free Basics Connects Tens of Millions

Facebook's Internet.org which was renamed to Free Basics is a project by the company to connect the unplugged section of the population with basic online...

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