Internet communication company Skype whose service is now found on Samsung, LG and Panasonic TV's is planning a a public "beta" test of a group video chat function that lets up to five people participate in a video call simultaneously. The service that could be a big hit with business organisations looking to cut travel costs.
While Toshiba profits plunge 95% Samsung has reported a 37% increase for the first Qtr of 2008 with this being attributed to increased sales of mobile phones and liquid crystal displays which offset weakness in semiconductor sales according to Associated Press.
chatON: Samsung inject life into Bada unveiling 3 span new Wave smartphones: Wave 3, Wave M (Magical) and Wave Y (Young) handsets running on Bada 2.0, Bluetooth 3.0 and 72Mb/s 802.11n and its first ever instant messenger.
As Australians look forward to the high speed broadband future envisioned by NBN, and the physical, and costly, difficulties of rolling out a fibre network across the country's harsh landscape, the future of mobile networks has taken another leap forward with scientists working on a high bandwidth mobile internet infrastructure that will be powered by people.