Orange has launched a service that brings
together Facebook, MySpace and Bebo in one central place on consumers’ phones.
service, called ‘Social Life’, is accessible from Orange’s internet portal, Orange World, and
allows customers to view and post updates across all three social networks
simultaneously through one log in.
Life Home screen will allow users to upload photos, update their status, send
and receive messages and view friends’ updates across all the three networks.
have full control over which information they provide to each of their social
networks and can update their status and upload photos to some or all of them
through the Social Life home screen.
also allows customers to receive text alerts with updates from the social
networks. It will look to incorporate more social networks and Web 2.0 sites in
the network has also launched ‘Orange Widget
Player’ –a customisable interface which provides fast access to useful
content and favourite applications.
head of product management, Mark
Watts-Jones, said: ‘With Social Life and Widget Player we’re making it
simple for customers to manage their favourite content, applications and social
networks at the touch of a button.
we will be looking to add more sites to the service - helping users to stay in
touch in touch with the people and content that matters most to them.’