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Brazilian MVNO | Church To Market Chips


Source: TELETIME News

Brazilian telecoms Anatel published in the Official Diary today, an authorization allowing Alô Serviços to operate as a mobile virtual  network operator (MVNO), using the Vivo network.

The operator holds an authorized license, which means it will operate as a reseller of chips, but may add some value with non-telecom services, according to Anatel competition superintendent, Carlos Baigorri.

The new virtual operator is born with great potential for success, given that  Alô Serviços is connected to the evangelical Assembly of God, which counts 18 million adherents. The business model was signed by Ricardo Knoepfelmacher, former chief executive of Brasil Telecom.

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League of Champions Is Turner Turf


Source: TELA VIVA News

Topic: Sale of Esporte Interativo to Turner defies broadcasting legislation

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Sambodia | Losing Our Cool


Source: Diário do Centro do Mundo

Residents of the São Paulo metro area and inland São Paulo are losing their cool.

This week, residents of a modest condominium in the Southern Zone have been observed by neighbors taking the opportunity of a torrential rain to bathe in the middle of the street. In an interview with a radio station, a flabbergasted neighbor reported that the building lacks the equipment needed to capture rainwater. Elsewhere in the city, many residents captured the water rapidly flowing down the middle of the street to supply their water needs.

The gloomy prospect of a drought in the greater metro area torments a population terrified as to what comes next.

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