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USSD

(Unstructured Supplementary Service Data) A messaging function in GSM cellphones. Unlike regular text messages, USSD messages travel over GSM signaling channels and are used to query information and trigger services with the phone carrier. See CAMEL.
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Our new USSD service offers more choice, accessibility, and convenience for customers and is now available to all businesses in Qatar.
Sumesh Menon, CEO, U2opia Mobile added, "At a time when the largest Internet companies are trying to address the issue of reaching users sitting outside the ambit of mobile data connectivity, the instant success of Facebook for USSD in markets like Nigeria proves that there is massive demand here, waiting to be tapped with the right innovative technology.
The USSD vulnerability was discovered by Dylan Reeve and was originally thought to affect just Samsung Galaxy phones, but it has since been confirmed to affect all Android phones running versions 4.
Through an innovative attempt, PenguinCRM has claimed to execute a unique USSD integration with the CRM for a South Africa based Municipal Corporation.
Among its most popular implementations is Facebook for USSD, which allows users to access Facebook on mobile, without internet.
Another benefit is that USSD can be used concurrently with a voice call.
The Company is now granting its prepaid subscribers the opportunity to send USSD based text messages to their relatives, friends, and work associates while traveling.
Executives of Movida, a 50:50 mobile payments joint venture between Visa Inc and the UK-headquartered Monitise, have sought the intervention of the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (Trai) to obtain USSD code from telecom companies.
VimpelCom operations will be able to be utilized the Twitter mobile portfolio of services, which is targeted at emerging markets, encompassing Twitter SMS and Twitter USSD designed to on-board first-time m-data users and Twitter Access.
They partner with Facebook globally to power Facebook access on basic and feature phones via Facebook for USSD.
Telkom Kenya represents the sixth Orange affiliate that has launched the Facebook for USSD service in Africa.
com)-- As result of the partnership contract,the iMAL*2Mobile new offering will utilize Apliman's SMS Gateway and USSD Gateway for providing mobile banking channels through SMS and USSD.