Date Added: Oct 2011
The paper presents an alternative way of transmitting colored images in Short Message Service without Dependencies of EMS/MMS/EDGE/HSDPA and other high data rate 3 or 4G IP Technologies. Usually Short Message Service (SMS) contents are text based and limited to 140 bytes. In contrast, Extended Messaging Service (EMS) is an application level extension; have richer contents then SMS For Example. Predefined sounds, animation and images etc but having one major drawback that it is not widely supported than SMS. Enabling colored images (raster/vector) and animation features in SMS the authors develop an application using J2ME platform.