"home zone" functionality
openmoko at automated.it
Thu Apr 17 10:57:25 CEST 2008
On Thursday 17 April 2008 09:34, Tilman Baumann wrote:
> The home zone icon uses a rather strange SMS feature.
> I don't know details. But there are several message types.
> Like messages which pop up without asking the user to open it.
> Or like the O2 logo. Which is a SMS with (smehow) a emebedded pictogram
> ebedded. Which your phone shows in some status bar or the background.
> This icon can only be re-set if you get a special delete SMS.
There are different types of SMS - these are just ringtones, operator logos or
wap-push messages - nothing that special.
> You can all see the fun you can have with this? :)
> Find some SMSC provider who does not care and start spamming penguins on
> every phone... :)
AFAIK anyone can send any type of SMS - the SMSC's don't particularly care
about the content..
Andy / ScaredyCat
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