Critical Path's Memova powers new O2 Calendar.
Critical Path Inc, a provider of messaging software and services, announced on Thursday (21 May) that its Memova suite of applications and services powers the new O2 Calendar, a key component of communication company O2's recently launched in-home device, the O2 Joggler.
According to the company, the new O2 Calendar, powered by Critical Path, is available on the O2 Joggler and as a stand-alone, free service on the web. It provides a convenient way for families to manage their lives and is available to all consumers, regardless of network. Customers with the O2 calendar can text from their mobile to add new events and see what is happening on any particular day. In addition, O2 customers can set up free text reminders to their mobile.
The O2 Joggler is a touch-screen device aimed at helping families manage their lifestyles and stay connected. It is typically placed in a kitchen or living room and connects to the home broadband wirelessly or via an Ethernet cable. The device makes it quick and easy to keep in touch with the family and organise family life. It can also play videos, music and pictures, as well as provide access to Internet services such as weather, traffic, news or sports headlines.
The O2 Joggler launched on 6 May 2009 and is priced at GBP149.99 or for free if taken in place of a handset upgrade. The O2 Calendar is also available now and will be free of charge when used on-line.
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|Date:||May 22, 2009|
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