Cingular in video sharing trial

Feb 15 2006 - 03:09 PM ET | 3G, 3GSM, Backpage, Cingular

Cingular Wireless is one of more than twenty mobile phone carriers testing video sharing. The trials are scheduled to be completed in the first half the year are to test out a technology that allows one-way video transfer during a call.

Video Share allows one of the participants in a voice call to send live video of what they are looking at to the other participant.

All major handset makers are active in the trial as well.