Text-To-Donate Raises Over £9.5 Million In One Day For Comic Relief’s 2017 Appeal

Text-to-donate raises over £9.5 million in one day for Comic Relief’s 2017 appeal We’re excited to announce that our platform processed £9.5m worth of text donations on live night for this year’s Red Nose Day fundraiser. It was great to be supporting Comic Relief in powering mobile donations for the third year in a row. The […]

Charities And The £1.7 Billion Mobile Donation Opportunity

Charities and the £1.7 billion mobile donation opportunityWhen it comes to the charity sector, most of us have probably received some over zealous marketing communications at some point, from a… Charities and the £1.7 billion mobile donation opportunity When it comes to the charity sector, most of us have probably received some over zealous marketing […]

Top 10 Takeaways: The Future Of Monetising Digital Content

Top 10 takeaways: The Future of Monetising Digital Content Last week we came together with O2 to co-host an event themed around monetising digital content. Broadcasters, media agencies, digital content publishers and brands all descended on Heddon Street Kitchen for breakfast. The morning presented a great opportunity to learn about top trends and best practice when […]

BuyGameCredit Selects Fonix To Enable Mobile Payments For Xbox Live And PlayStation Network Content

BuyGameCredit selects Fonix to enable mobile payments for Xbox Live and PlayStation Network content We’re excited to announce that Fonix has been selected by Microsoft Partner BuyGameCredit.com, to enable players to purchase Xbox Live Gold and PlayStation Network subscriptions, Gift Card credit and games instantly, using their mobile phone. BuyGameCredit, from Irish company Phonovation, allows players […]

Fonix Powers Mobile Donations In Record Breaking Campaign For Sport Relief

Fonix powers mobile donations in record breaking campaign for Sport Relief We’re excited to announce that Fonix has been managing the entire SMS donation process on behalf of Sport Relief 2016. A record breaking campaign for Sport Relief having generated over £56 million so far and counting. The campaign, promoted across TV, radio, print and online […]

Heart Radio Embraces Its Mobile Listeners For ‘Who’s On Heart’ With Voice Shortcodes

Heart Radio embraces its mobile listeners for ‘Who’s On Heart’ with voice shortcodes Global Radio’s Heart Radio network is re-running its hugely popular Who’s On Heart competition giving listeners the chance to win up to £100K. The competition, which runs across the entire Heart Radio network, comprising 21 local radio stations and 9.2 million weekly […]

Our Direct Payment API – One Year On

Our Direct Payment API — One Year On Has it been a year already? It’s actually been over twelve months since we first introduced our Direct Payment API, which is now used by numerous brands and organisations to process millions of transactions each year. The product allows brands to easily integrate Direct Carrier Billing alongside their existing billing […]

Happy 23rd Birthday, SMS

Happy 23rd Birthday, SMS Neil Papworth introduced SMS to the world on December 3, 1992. It was exactly 23 years ago to the day when the first-ever text message was sent. Neil Papworth, a software engineer sent the message to a colleague at Vodafone. It read simply, “Merry Christmas.” Quadrillions of SMS messages later, SMS […]