The rumors that Google have a mobile phone handset on the way have evolved into an inevitability as far as industry experts are concerned. However, in the meantime Google have decided to strengthen there mobile social networking presence by acquiring Zingku.
Zingku is best described as a service designed ‘from the mobile phone outward’ which enables users to create and share a wide variety of things such as photos, voting polls and “mobile flyers”.
Google recently confirmed the acquisition officially stating: “It is true that we acquired certain assets and technology of Zingku. We believe these assets can help build products and features that will benefit our users, advertisers and publishers.”
New registrations for the mobile service are currently frozen whilst a change to Google servers is being implemented.