Net-by-text-message service could bring millions online in India | Technology | guardian.co.uk

HP Labs’ SiteOnMobile allows access to the internet using only SMS text messages and voice commands ??? potentially opening it to India‘s 600 million users of mostly low-end mobile phones. By issuing commands to so-called TaskLets ??? the servers of which are based in the cloud ??? users can perform tasks such as checking the status of an order, requesting a quotation or booking a doctor’s appointment.