Kasapa license revoked

Kasapa license revoked by NCA

The license of Kasapa Telecoms Limited, operators of 028 numbers under the Expresso telecom brand has been revoked since March 15, 2018. “Consequently, Kasapa Telecom Limited is not licensed to provide any telecommunication services in Ghana.” NCA This is contained in a response from the National Communications Authority (NCA) to Adom News on the current status of Expresso. The NCA is, therefore, advising holders of 028 numbers to port to other networks if they wish to keep their numbers. How it all begun In 1993, Celltel Limited was licensed to provide telecommunications services. The brand name Celltel later became Kasapa, now Expresso. The license was for Advanced Mobile Phone System (AMPS),…

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17 Android Secret Codes

17 Android Secret Codes

Android is a user centered operating system and as such provides a huge customization freedom to its users just as its root; Linux. Android comes packed with lots of customizations that are easily realized by users whiles others aren’t. Like Easter eggs, enabling developer mode and many others. Loads of awesome secret codes are heavily packed into the operation system. Today we bring you seventeen (17) of them below. *#06# This code is very handy when you need to know your IMEI number. To access it, type in the above code, and hit the send or call button which would pull up a prompt on your screen with your IMEI number…

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Simcard, SIM, Subscriber Identifier Module, Subscriber Network, Telco

SIM

A subscriber identity module or subscriber identification module mostly reffered to as SIM Card is an integrated circuit chip that is intended to securely store the international mobile subscriber identity (IMSI) number and its related key, which are used to identify and authenticate subscribers on mobile telephony devices (such as mobile phones and computers). It is also possible to store contacts on many SIM cards. SIM cards are always used on GSM phones; for CDMA phones, they are only needed for newer LTE-capable handsets. SIM cards can also be used in satellite phones. The SIM circuit is part of the function of a Universal Integrated Circuit Card (UICC) physical smart card,…

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Zero Generation

0G – Mobile Radio Telephone

Wireless connectivity just as any other inventions has a lot to be told. The mobile radio telephone technology or as it is also called 0G, refers to pre-cellular mobile telephony technology in the 1970s. Even though not as swift as today, they laid the foundations for the forthcoming generation of truly wireless mobile telecommunications. These mobile telephones were usually mounted in cars or trucks, though briefcase models were also made. Mobile radio telephone systems preceded modern cellular mobile telephony technology. Since they were the predecessors of the first generation of cellular telephones, these systems are sometimes referred to as 0G (Zero Generation) systems. Technologies used in 0G systems included PTT (Push…

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