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Joiku Invites People to Join Transparency Movement for Faster Operator Mobile Internet Speeds

HELSINKI, December 20, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --

Network speed can be over 20 times faster depending on choice of phone model or operator.

The movement promotes visibility and factual comparison in operator and phone model internet speeds. The movement is crowd funded at Indiegogo.com, in which Joiku invites everyone to join!

Joiku has developed a scientific system called JoikuSpeed for measuring, comparing and provisioning analysis for mobile broadband speeds at different locations, across network operators and phone models worldwide. JoikuSpeed solution collects speed evidences from mobile users and publishes results and operator comparison both in web and mobile. The solution covers hundreds of thousands of cell sites and more than a billion speed evidence data points.

Influential people from IT and mobile industry are supporting the movement for added transparency and visibility in mobile internet speeds. Transparency in operator speeds gives everyone facts of best mobile operators and phone models at their own location.

Peter Vesterbacka, Mighty Eagle of Angry Birds: "I support the Joiku transparency movement. Everyone has the right to know what they pay for, and right to compare between best operator speeds at their own location."

Professor Jukka Manner, Aalto University of Finland: "We work together with Joiku on the Mobile Internet Transparency Movement. Speed measurements are run with the Netradar technology developed at the AaltoUniversity. The measurements are as accurate and reliable as scientifically possible."

There are many ways everyone can contribute in the movement:

Everyone can contribute in Transparency Movement via crowd funding at Indiegogo.com.

Everyone is welcomed to raise their opinion in public and join the community of Supporters at Movement Facebook site.

Everyone can support the movement by downloading free JoikuSpeed Mobile app to see their own speed and operator comparison, and to post speed evidences into the service.

Everyone can look up the speed comparisons on a map at location of choice for free at JoikuSpeed.com, and share the results.

About Joiku

Transparency Movement is initiated by Joiku, for people to get better mobile internet speeds. JoikuSpeed solution is created and facilitated by Joiku, designer of popular JoikuSpot mobile WiFi hotspot, for people to see the facts when deciding on their phone and operator.

PRESS CONTACT:

Antti Kosunen, [email protected], +358-400-850-200.


SOURCE Joikuspeed Oy

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