Cable & Telecom

Cingular picks Canadian company for mobile e-mail technology

MONTREAL - Cingular Wireless, the largest mobile carrier in the US, announced today it has selected the OZ Mobile Email Solution from Montreal’s OZ Communications. As of today, across the Cingular nationwide network, Cingular subscribers can now access their existing AIM Mail, AOL Mail, MSN Hotmail, Yahoo! Mail and SBC Yahoo! Mail e-mail accounts on entry-level (inexpensive) mobile phones. This announcement represents a new trend in the wireless industry that moves beyond corporate e-mail and into the broader, un-addressed mobile consumer e-mail marketplace.The Cingular Mobile Email solution features portal branded OZ Mobile Email clients that are available as embedded or...