BRIEF HISTORY OF 2GO Registration and Download
2go a free mobile social networking application which was developed by 2go interactive(pty)Ltd is based currently in Cape Town,South Africa,was originated in Johannesburg.
Over 1,500 different devices are today supported by 2go which includes feature phones,In addition to Android,Blackberry OS and blackberry 10 smartphones.2go has over13 million active users in Nigeria alone with over 50 million active users across Africa.
Created in 2007 by a couple of University of Witwatersrand students as a communication tool.The students started 2go as a mobile website which they used to upload and share their times tables and lectures within them.
In the year 2008,two of the founders of 2go left,leaving Alan Wolff and Ashley Peter behind.Under the duo’s management 2go moved away of just the students model by targeting the developing markets in Africa.Dissect the challenge of lack of external investment 2go kept growing because of it focus on feature phones,which most markets in Africa consist of.Each month over 700 billion messages are sent across the service mostly within paid for chat rooms using the using the platform’s Currency.GoCredits.
2go for Android was released on the Google Play Store in 2013,as of December 2014 has reached over 2 million monthly active users on Android.there were various design changes in the Android version that other platforms received in the v3.5 release.
April 2014 came the release of 2go for blackberry 10.The latest release was version 3.8.
FEATURES OF 2GO
2go is a full featured and feature phone instant messaging application.Every supported device need java and internet connectivity through CSD,GPRS,3G or WiFi to work.It But version for Android,Blackberry OS and Blackberry 10 powered smartphones has also been released.
2go offers one on one chats,group chats service and also paid chat rooms facilities which makes use 2go credit refereed to as Go-credit currency which can also be spent on games and other content.
2go is available on various mobile and computing platforms,each developed for the platform.