kaios now running on 100m devices company secures 50 million of funding

Over the past couple of years KaiOS is revolutionizing the feature phone market enhancing it with some functionality traditionally reserved for smartphones. It’s already the third most used mobile OS globally and it has its sights set on reaching a billion users.

Last year Google pumped in $22 million of funding in the company and added its Search, Maps and Assistant apps to the platform. Now a new investment of $50 million is headlined by TCL and Google as the team behind the growing mobile platform gears to enter new markets.

KaiOS saw impressive growth in 2018 thanks to its…

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