Tag: mobile radio & telecommunications

Many Senior Citizens Looking For A Senior Mobile

Senior cell phones are very easy to use and have usually an extra large display and extra large buttons. Just older people have to fight that most young people don’t have to deal with problems. You are not so familiar with the modern technology and little versed in its use. Modern mobile phones are hard for seniors to understand, let alone to use, the controls are too small and cause so much trouble. While it would make sense to have a private phone, just for seniors because how fast is something bad happen, it required only a bad fall in an awkward moment, by you can reach anyone nearby! But also in everyday mobile advantage would be a senior, it is so obvious, that mobile phones now greatly determine our everyday lives.

Accessibility, flexibility and security, why should our seniors that remain deprived? Many of them want a cell phone, which is more than understandable. It is not something Gary Kelly would like to discuss. But it should not Some mobile phone it should be, a senior cell phone. Easier operation and clear buttons are only two features, not to mention a simpler menu. It is tailored to the needs of older people, what resulted has many seniors can feel safe again, if they are familiar with the device, it is quick for help, for example, in an emergency care or just the granddaughter quickly informed that one is on the way to her to visit her. A good example for a senior mobile 1010 is the AURO comfort.

Internet Seniors

What is a senior cell phone? Senior cell phones a simple menu system and an emergency button is important as well as an extra large display and large buttons, which will make the operation as easy as possible, what is senior cell phones in the foreground instead of as many functions and high tech design. Get all the facts and insights with Gary Kelly, another great source of information. To first of all you must keep in mind that seniors in the mobile radio age are faced with a completely new technology that does not equal any addresses or excited also. The cell phone, the Internet, electronic mail and many other technical innovations and achievements have become an almost insurmountable challenge for many older people. The main problem might be arguably the insanely fast development in this area, including their elderly intervention. The big drawback for seniors is that one grows up with this kind of technology and communication, but must grow in a continuous learning process. Sometimes this is quite difficult and you should reflect on the basic functions, What phones have originally been created. Senior cell phones must be mostly easy to use, the keypad must be large enough and also the display should be simple and clearly structured. Thus is this kind of mobile phone in a direction completely contrary to the trend set, to make everything smaller and equipped with many functions.

All of this is generally when senior cell phones to disregard. A very simple menu navigation should be in the foreground. Important phone numbers such as your GP is preferred to put the home nursing care or the emergency services to seniors rather awkward looking that for them to spare in the device on a specific key in the short memory. A long-lasting battery and a solid charging dock for the device is also recommended. A good model is the Hagenuk fono 3 Mobile a seniors is big, but if you moved something, even a younger person doesn’t finds many things with a seemingly fitter spirit. A Senior mobile phone is most definitely only seniors and is completely uninteresting for other age groups.

Global Peer Award

Mobile video community is one of 25 international nominees award ceremony: February 11, 2008 in Barcelona Berlin, 06.02.2008 ViiF, Germany’s largest mobile video community is for the global Peer Award in Barcelona nominated. The award is awarded annually particularly innovative and promising startups by the MobileMonday on that talk have made with new technologies, products or services of. Additional 24 international companies from the mobile area nominated this year in addition to ViiF The Berlin startup ViiF convinced the jury due to its new technology, which enables the user to own mobile movies on the Internet, without having to install an additional software. Users can watch also videos from the fields of music, entertainment, news and sports on the phone itself. ViiF uses the video call. This feature was rarely used, but is integrated into each UMTS enabled mobile phone. Users simply select the speed dial 22557 and make a video call. A special Internet access will not required.

The nomination shows us that innovation is based on simplicity. We are very honored and are very excited about the award ceremony next Monday”, Daniel Hopfner, co-founder and CEO of ViiF is pleased. Germany still cellity and Qiro are nominated alongside ViiF. The cellity AG makes a Smartphone with innovative mobile software, such as the new celltiy Communicator from simple mobile phones. Qiro is a mobile Guide, which comes out without GPS. The global Peer Award, which is awarded annually by the MobileMonday, is one of the most prestigious and important prizes in the field of mobile communication.

Which startup wins the coveted award, will be next Monday, February 11, 2008 in Barcelona at the World Mobile Congress decided. MobileMonday is the world’s leading community of professionals from the mobile sector. The Organization has developed from informal monthly meeting of famous personalities of the Finnish mobile industry, which as the name suggests – every Monday took place. Since its inception in the year 2000, the community is grown to now 90,000 members in 25 country missions and become the largest mouthpiece within the mobile communication technology. ViiF: ViiF (www.ViiF.de) offers the possibility of mobile to record video clips, to play, to comment, to forward and to set Internet portals and blogs users under 22557 video call. You need to load any software on the phone. The user selects a short number, press video call and can shoot their own videos, comment and publish. Still, he can look at clips from his friends on the phone and forward his videos to friends. In addition the user from a variety of channels can watch latest videos from various areas such as lifestyle, sports, news, horoscopes, comedy and music. Media contact: Karin Gehle. Phone: + 49.30.2576205.14 E-Mail:

Virtual Mobile Radio Operators (MVNOs): Aldi Talk At The Most Popular

Industry expert: low pricing strategy is no longer sufficient Dusseldorf in future – virtual network operators (MVNOs) use mobile as a transmission path the mobile network of the large providers. Among them are providers such as Tchibo, Aldi talk, Simyo. They were able to make a differentiation in the past first and foremost about cheap prices. According to the Federal Statistical Office about 1.7 million participants used discount deals in mobile in 2005, end of 2006 this number increased to 4.9 million. The virtual”Mobile has won in the past five years dramatically in importance. “” We expect a doubling of the potentials for MVNOs for the next three to five years “, said Andreas Dippelhofer, on the Dusseldorf Handelsblatt annual telecommunications market in Europe, Member of the Executive Board of acoreus AG”. According to a current evaluation of the company, Aldi talk with 3.8 percent has the highest market share of all mobile virtual network operator. There follow Tchibo (1.3 percent), simyo (1.2% and other (1.9 percent).

Overall, the discounter reach a market share of 9.7 percent. This corresponds to approximately 9.5 million SIM cards. A pure low pricing strategy is no longer sufficient however in the future”, explained Dippelhofer. Now, it is important to find the right business models for the provider. The MVNO model of the future should focus on customized value-added services that match the respective target groups. Because of the trend to observe that media companies increasingly make their own mobile solutions was generally. So the UFA, Germany’s largest film producer produce soaps, since 2006 now specifically for mobile phones. We want to be present with our content on all platforms.

For us the SOAP for mobile phones is a giant step”, UFA Chief Wolf Bauer in an interview with the Handelsblatt. The news also offers a free mobile service since July 2007. Mobile operator can switch a current customers Provide video news UMTS streaming. We must expect a new, volatile audience”, so Jobst Plog, the intendant of the Norddeutscher Rundfunk, in conversation with focus. Mobile operators should understand himself according to Dippelhofer not as media entrepreneur, entertainer or as a logistician, just because they operate communications networks. You should put their creativity and innovation in the development of technical and commercial platforms and provide access to the customer to a third party. “, so Dippelhofer in an interview with the specialist service of Portel. For the survival of MVNO providers, he sees three main alternatives: either, the quotes need to be developed for real mass products. Or, the services should be versatile and comprehensive. Or, the MVNOs should integrate its service offering to their other product world and making sure that both for them and for the end customer added value is created. Her enabler, need the the Ability to own, depict new tariff models flexibly and quickly build new processes and procedures. Support of different distribution channels or the control of promotions include in addition to the tariff”, says Dippelhofer. By Gunnar Sohn