For O2 customers: receive text messages as soon as there is news on your Facebook account

-Obtain immediate information about new messages or contact enquiries
-Free notification in the form of text messages
-Direct link to your mobile Facebook account
MUNICH. Effective immediately, O2 mobile customers can be instantly informed about news or changes on their personal Facebook account via text message. Consequently, they are notified whenever contact enquiries or news are coming in, even when they are on the road. The relevant notifications and registration are free. The text message includes a link enabling users to directly access the Facebook account and manage the enquiries.
Most Facebook users access the internet to inform themselves about news and talk to friends. They perform, for example, status updates, receive messages or request new contacts. Effective immediately, users can be notified as soon as news is available by receiving a text message on their O2 mobile number for free. They are thus informed about what is happening on Facebook anytime, even when they are on the road. All text messages contain a link enabling the customer to directly access the Facebook account on the mobile phone. They are able to immediately read the new message and answer it or accept a contact enquiry. In these cases, costs for the internet connection arise according to the mobile tariff. O2 therefore recommends using the mobile surf flat rate Internet-Pack-M (in German) for only € 10 a month. Users are thus able to be access Facebook on their mobile phone without limitations and surf the mobile internet. From 200 MB, speed is reduced to GPRS. Registration to the Facebook service can be made on www.facebook.com/mobile. Indicate O2 as the mobile provider here, complete the registration by sending a standard text message liable to costs and go! Afterwards, you can set the time and occasions for notifications.
Telefónica O2 Germany GmbH & Co. OHG belongs to Telefónica Europe and is part of the Spanish telecommunication group Telefónica S.A. The Company offers its German private and business customers postpaid and prepaid mobile telecom products as well as innovative mobile data services based on the GPRS and UMTS technologies. In addition, the integrated communications provider also offers DSL fixed network telephony and high-speed internet. Telefónica Europe has about 48 million mobile and fixed network customers in Great Britain, Ireland, the Czech Republic, Slovakia and Germany.