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Bangalore, Karnataka, India, 2007/09/26 - Oneindia launches .mobi sites in English, Tamil, Telugu, Kannada & Malayalam, to support mobile phone Internet users.
Oneindia users will now be able to get “information on the move”. Oneindia, the leading online network of Indian language portals, launched .mobi sites of its English, Tamil, Telugu, Kannada & Malayalam language channels.
By simply pointing their GPRS enabled mobile devices to any of the following URLs - oneindia.mobi, thatstamil.oneindia.mobi, thatstelugu.oneindia.mobi, thatskannada.oneindia.mobi & thatsmalayalam.oneindia.mobi - users will get access to the fully loaded WAP versions of the portals.
Yet again Oneindia makes the first move, to offer language-based .mobi sites, in India. These WAP sites offer news, classifieds, TV listing and theater show timings in English, Tamil, Telugu, Kannada & Malayalam, all at the click of a button.
The mobile sites offer National, International, Sports & Entertainment news, along with a complete guide to TV program schedule and free online classifieds (housing, jobs, goods & services for sale) from top Indian metros. Not just that, users can also check current show timing at major cinema halls in top 6 cities of India. Movies are listed by region, language & theater.
“Mobile phones are revolutionizing the way people wish to receive information” said BG. Mahesh, CEO Greynium Information Technologies Pvt. Ltd. “According to TRAI figures (EconomicTimes.com – 07.07.2007, Indians prefer to surf Net on the go), 1 out of every 5 mobile users in India connects to the internet through mobile phone,” added Mahesh. “Whether PC or Mobile, our aim is to give Oneindia.in users the freedom of access to information no matter what technology they are using.”
The .mobi sites are designed in a compatible format that easily supports all mobile devices in India.
Oneindia.in (a part of Greynium Information Technologies Pvt. Ltd) is a leading integrated Internet portal - delivering content, community and commerce to Indian consumers, businesses and the global Indian community. The Oneindia.in language portals (Tamil, Telugu, Kannada, Malayalam) have been serving the regional audiences since 2000.