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mMode

A wireless Web service from AT&T Wireless introduced in 2002. Initially offering a trimmed-down version of Japan's successful i-mode service, mMode offers a variety of news, weather, traffic, games, reference materials and yellow and white page directories. It uses WAP/WML, the wireless HTML protocols, to deliver abbreviated Web pages to the color displays of mMode phones. See i-mode and WAP.
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The proposals offer individuals who are part of the class action lawsuits small sums in settlement of each specific allegation, where appropriate: USD8 relating to mMode claims; USD10 for EDID claims; USD8 or a 250 minute AT&T Phone Card for out-of-cycle billing claims; and USD7 for UCC claims.
Class members who were AWS customers after 1 March 1999 and who submit approved claim forms may be eligible for the benefits of USD8.00 for mMode, USD10.00 for EDID, USD8.0 for Out of Cycle Billing or a 250 minute AT&T Phone Card and USD7.00 for UCC.
(7) AT&T Wireless provided a somewhat half-hearted service known as mMode which reflected the 16 per cent stake held by DoCoMo.
In addition to providing access to high-speed wireless data connections and enhanced content through AT&T Wireless' mMode in the four markets announced, the handsets can be used to make voice calls or access wireless data connections at speeds equivalent to standard wired dial up service, when customers travel outside the four initial markets.
AT&T Wireless is also introducing a variety of new full-motion video and audio streaming applications on mMode that would take full advantage of the data capacity provided by its high-speed EDGE network, the company added.
The service was offered on a free, trial basis in June to current AT&T mMode subscribers, and later will be $2.99 per month or 49 cents per day.
It is offered in about two dozen cities where AT&T Wireless has a cellular network using GPRS (general packet radio service) and is part of the company's mMode plan, which costs $2.99 or more a month.
Whether you know it as iMode, mMode, or merely as the industry-standard browser for wireless devices, there's a reason why this technology holds the potential to vastly increase the reach and grasp of rich Web payload and deliver it to a population in pursuit of ultimate mobility.
To access the "mMode Pix" service, users must attach a miniature digital camera accessory to the bottom of a Sony Ericsson T68i phone, Once the camera is attached, the phone's screen becomes a viewfinder, and customers can take pictures by pushing a button.
A new feature of mMode is Find Friends, billed by AT&T as a "cool tool that enables you to see the locations of your favorite people and schedule a great place to meet up with them." To use the service, all you have to do is add the phone number of each person you want to stay in touch with to your friend list on your phone.
length news stories to AT&T Wireless mMode users via 2.5G wireless platform.
MMODE Friday, 3.30pm, Stevie Stage most underrated band on the island.