The Next Web: BoxTV is sharpening its focus on Indians in the UK with new mobile payment options

Times Internet, India’s top Web content firm, continued its push to provide a range of top Internet services after BoxTV — its video streaming service — launched a year ago. Now the company is sharpening its focus on the UK, where there is a large diaspora of about 1.5 million Indians, by introducing mobile-enabled payments to its subscribers there. This means that from now onwards, customers of Virgin Mobile, Vodafone, Orange, T-Mobile, 3 and O2 in the UK will be able to purchase BoxTV mobile packs online or through BoxTV’s Android app and charge the payment to their phone bills, with the help of BoxTV’s mobile billing partner Fortumo.

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