08 July 2022: ToneTag, India’s leading voice-based commerce and payments solution provider participates in Digital India Week, as a part of the Digital India Programme from 4th – 7th July 2022. ToneTag presented its new-age capabilities that is enabling feature phone users to make UPI 123Pay payments, and smart phone users to access context-based engagements, all of it now using their Voice – the next era of digital payments. Hon’ble Prime Minister of India, Shree Narendra Modi, inaugurated the event at Gandhinagar, Gujarat, and interacted with the team.
ToneTag has been a frontrunner in supporting digital empowerment since its inception. VoiceSe, one of ToneTag’s simple and secure UPI 123Pay-based digital payment solutions for feature phone users, is steadfastly helping the citizens of India move towards financial inclusion. The solution enables feature and smartphone users to make digital transactions such as fund transfer, utility payments and FASTag recharge even at low or no internet areas, using their voice. It facilitates small and medium-sized businesses including street vendors to accept digital payments on their feature phones, even at remote corners of the country. Similarly, ToneTag’s Plug & Play SoundZone enables context-based engagement for smart phone users, simplifying their overall purchase journey. The customer can navigate a store, select products and make digital payments using their voice, without having to interact with the cashier or store staff at any point. It creates an end-to-end, no-contact shopping experience for the customer.
Sharing his insights on the event, Vivek Singh, Co-Founder and Director of Innovation, ToneTag, stated, “We started with a vision to make digital payments a reality for all. This event not only promotes but also showcases many innovative digital solutions that are transforming the entire country. As a nation, we are at the pinnacle of digital transformation. We are excited to be a part of the Digital India Programme and the impact it will create in future”.
A proprietor of 17 global patents catered towards enabling and simplifying sound-based monetary transactions, ToneTag empowers users to make digital transactions in the absence of smartphone technology, data network, or even digital literacy and aims to bring every phone user under the efficient umbrella of cashless payments.