Some time ago, orkut launched their mobile version http://m.orkut.com and recently they added SMS as a way to communicate in India. Though orkut has launched the SMS feature in India, it does not include Airtel, Vodafone and BSNL that eat up the bigger pie in the mobile market.
Now, when you try to register your mobile in the settings page,
But, when you click on "Having problems?" link, guess what it displays!
I tried whether it works or not and it does, as I received an SMS notification for a new scrap in my scrapbook as under:-
Following is the screenshot of the mobile settings page after successfully setting up my mobile number:-
Previously, I had blogged about accessing orkut on mobile (when the xhtml version was not available) and receiving SMS notification for your email (selected operators) before this feature was available.
With these bugs, it seems like a half-baked cake. Moreover, the official orkut blog is silent. Any orkut folk listening?
Update Aug 23, 2008: orkut Team replied on this issue
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