Our user stories demonstrate the versatility of the biNu platform by describing which services each broad type of user values the most, and how they typically exploit these services in their daily lives.
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Deepika and her family live in rural Nepal. They all use biNu to send TXT to other family members around Nepal and abroad. Wikipedia and the English dictionary are also highly valued services for her family’s education.
Location: Malangwa, Nepal
Phone: Nokia 6600
Most valued biNu services: biNu TXT, Wikipedia, Wordnik dictionary
Dumisai lives and works in Bulawayo. Like many Zimbabweans, he cannot get enough of the biNu TXT service for communicating with family in Zim and in the UK. He is also an avid Manchester United fan and follows the scores closely on biNu.
Location: Bulawayo, Zimbabwe
Phone: Nokia 3300
Job: Shop assistant
Most valued biNu services: biNu TXT, biNu Football, Bing Search
Vincent cannot live without his mobile phone as a primary window into the world. He uses biNu to learn English, by using the biNu Wordnik dictionary and the Google translate service as well as keeping updated on the local and world news.
Location: Lagos, Nigeria
Phone: Nokia 3310
Job: Farm worker
Most valued biNu services: Wordnik, Google Translate, Local news
Rohana works as a journalist in Malaysia. She uses biNu’s local and world news services to quickly and easily keep up-to-date with events while she is out and about researching her own stories. She also uses the search apps for research and biNu TXT for efficient communication with her colleagues.
Location: Kuching, Malaysia
Phone: Sony Ericsson W200
Most valued biNu services: Local and world news, Bing search, biNu TXT
Phuong is from Vietnam studying in Singapore. She keeps in touch with her friends and family with biNu Messenger, uses biNu reference and education apps at school and checks out party listings for the weekend via biNu search.
Phone: Nokia ExpressMusic
Most valued biNu services: Messenger, Google, Wikipedia
Farnaz is a devout Moslem and feels lost without fast access to the Quran. She also finds it useful to be able to translate text between Arabic and English.
Location: Tehran, Iran
Phone: Nokia 6300
Most valued biNu services: Quran, Local news, Google translate
Jose lives in Mexico. He likes biNu for fast access to the Bible as well as checking out the latest football scores and news from around the world. He also reads the local Mexican news in Spanish.
Location: Tijuana, Mexico
Phone: Samsung S3350
Job: Bus driver
Most valued biNu services: Bible, biNu Football, Local news
Amit is a cricket fan and loves to know what the live scores are for India tests and IPL matches. He is also a keen Liverpool football fan and likes to know the Premier League scores as they happen.
Location: Chennai, India
Phone: Nokia 5310 Express Music
Job: Call centre employee
Most valued biNu services: biNu Live Cricket, biNu Football, Local news
Andrew loves biNu because he is always on the move, hence his mobile phone and the internet connection it provides, are indispensable. He has a generous monthly data limit, but spends a lot of time online, so needs to watch total data usage.
Location: New York, USA
Phone: Blackberry Torch
Job: Business Executive
Most valued biNu services: Local financial and other news, biNu Forex, biNu Weather