Mobile Telcos Rush to Social Networking

Telecoms are vying to offer customers access to the likes of YouTube, MySpace, and Bebo from their mobile handsets

As the social networking phenomenon continues to gather pace, mobile-phone providers are champing at the bit to become members of the club. On Mar. 28, France Telecom's (FTE) Orange UK mobile arm said it would begin offering its customers access to social networking site Bebo this summer.

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