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    Following up from the study on how urban youth use mobile phones and their features, Xtend, the service was designed. During the study, the use o… Read More
    Following up from the study on how urban youth use mobile phones and their features, Xtend, the service was designed. During the study, the use of SMS and the value of the Phonebook were highly emphasized. The core idea in the design of the service was to connect with and search for skillsets that you require from various people through their network of friends. Read Less
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Xtend | Skill seeking mobile social network
Following up from the study on how urban youth use mobile phones and their features, Xtend, the service was designed. During the study, a particular use of SMS emerged, that of sending out message requests to people within a given social group for their contacts with certain skillsets. Therefore core idea in the design of Xtend was to connect with and search for particular skillsets that you require from various people through their network of friends by opening up certain information of the phone book.