Telecom service operator Bharti Airtel have said that they have provided free Facebook access for about 130 million subcribers.
This offer is said to last for only two months till August 31.
The social networking site Facebook will be available in English, Hindi, Punjabi, Bengali, Telugu, Tamil and Malayalam.
Airtel statement says “For the two-month period, the partnership enables Airtel customers to access Facebook’s full mobile site faster and at no data cost from their Airtel mobiles via m.facebook.com.”
If you an Airtel subscriber and accessing mobile Internet for the first time, you need to SMS ‘FACEBOOK’ to 54321 to take advantage of this offer.
LG Ally is the first device from LG Electronics that is powered by 1GHz Snapdragon Processor and Android 2.1 OS. This handset was initially named as LU2300 later LG Aloha and now finally its expected to be launched mid of May as LG Ally. This is a handset with Full QWERTY keypad and Touchscreen.
The handset possess an amazing quality with the 3G connectivity you can remain connected to family and friends. The integrated social networking capability gives direct access to your Facebook and Twitter accounts, while a rear camera and a microSD memory card slot completes its list of features.
LG Ally Specifications
- 3.5 inch AMOLED capacitive touchscreen display
- 480 x 800 pixels resolution
- 1 GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon processor
- Android 2.1 OS
- Full QWERTY keypad
- 3.5 mm audio jack
- Dolby Mobile sound enhancement
- 3 GB internal memory
- 32 GB external memory
- 3G Connectivity
- Bluetooth 2.0 with A2DP
- microUSB 2.0
- 5 MP Camera with autofocus and LED flash
- Geo-tagging, face detection and image stabilizer
- HD (720p) video recording
- Stereo FM radio with RDS
- A-GPS support
- Social networking integration with live updates
- 1350 mAh battery
Though the phone is expected to be launched in the market shortly the price is kept unveiled.
Windows is about to launch a new messenger Beta in 2011. So microsoft has announced that the users will be able to download the test version of the new Instant Messenger code named Wave 4 in June.
This new IM version is social network enabled that allows the users to chat on social networking sites such as MySpace, LinkedIn Facebook and so on.
The current version of Windows Live Messenger was released in January 2009. The new version includes simple privacy settings and also default sharing is disabled.
It is expected that 22 million French users will be prompted to download the public beta version from 2011 to the month of June in France, until the final few weeks.