Surge Holdings, Inc. (symbol: SURG) a publicly traded company that wholly owns subsidiaries that utilize emerging technology to improve the quality of life for the unbanked, under-banked, and the overlooked. Current holdings include Telecommunications, Blockchain Fintech Software as a Service (SaaS), Cryptocurrency Asset Mining and Social Media Digital Marketing.
Surge Holdings has selected Amazon Web Services (AWS) as it’s BAAS (Blockchain as a Service) provider. Surge is developing a blockchain based software stack as a foundation for a suite of blockchain software applications.
“With a proven history of scaling exponentially, we need a backbone that can scale with us and not throttle us at any point during a hyper-growth phase.” Brian Cox, CEO of Surge Holdings Inc.
AWS Technology Partners include Independent Software Vendors (ISVs), SaaS, PaaS, developer tools, management and security vendors. Surge will gain access to a variety of tools, training, and support that will enable more efficient solutions on AWS.
Surge Holdings Announces Partnership with LookHu to Provide Streaming Movies, TV, Music and More to Surge Phone Customers.
Surge Wireless and LookHu have entered into an agreement to provide streaming content to an unlimited number of SurgePhone wireless subscribers.
Las Vegas, May 31, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Surge Holdings, Inc. (OTCQB:SURG) a broad-based technology company that wholly owns subsidiaries in Telecommunications, Fintech and Blockchain-oriented Technologies, announces today an agreement with LookHu, Inc. to offer first run movies, television shows and unlimited premium music streaming to SurgePhone Wireless customers.
Byron Booker, President and CEO of LookHu stated, “LookHu is tailor-made for cord-cutters who want more for less, and Surge resonates with that same audience — bringing these two disruptors together brings power back to the people.”
Surge CEO, Brian Cox stated, “This is another innovative step to add value while building the Surge ecosystem. As the number of no-contract wireless customers pushes towards 100,000,000 subscribers, providing enhanced services at affordable pricing will help Surge gain nationwide market share.”
An unlimited number of SurgePhone users will receive 30 days free trial of all LookHu services, plus receive free LookHu basic service as long as they remain a SurgePhone customer.
Cox added, “We have preinstalled LookHu on 20,000 Surge Volt_5XL smartphones for the launch and expect to expand quickly. This partnership with LookHu is consistent with the types of life enhancing technology products and services we will provide our customers.”
“Streaming audio and video on mobile is the new normal, I feel bringing together LookHu’s movies and music with Surge’s unlimited network may be game changing within the prepaid wireless sector. LookHu will also bring SurgePhone greater awareness through our original content promotions and celebrity-driven events. We have already started to work closely with the Surge team and look forward to growing this relationship” Booker said in a statement.
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ABOUT SURGE HOLDINGS, INC.
Surge Holdings a publicly traded company that wholly owns subsidiaries that utilize emerging technology to improve the quality of life for the unbanked, under-banked, the overlooked and unhappily banked millennial population. Current holdings include Telecommunications, Blockchain Fintech Software as a Service (SaaS), Cryptocurrency Asset Mining and Social Media Digital Marketing.
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Stonewall, Oklahoma becomes the first rural town to implement SurgePays Blockchain transaction platform.
At this time, there are 10 other rural towns in various stages of the approval processes. We expect more to follow and are excited to deploy SurgePays in these areas as we continue to add new SurgePays stores to our network every single day.
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SurgePhone Wireless added cryptocurrency payment options that allow customers to use Bitcoin and Litecoin for payment on their wireless service and devices.
SurgePhone is the first wireless company to allow for digital payments and once again, leads the way by utilizing technology to enhance lives.
For more information, please visit www.SurgePhone.com.