Archive | July, 2004
Russ’s Rant

Russ’s Rant

Example of MMS Russell Beattie has blogged a rant about MMS. In a blog entitled “MMS still sucks” (get off the fence on this will you, Russ?) he writes about a failed MMS to someone on the same network, when both sender and recipients have Nokia’s. It doesn’t arrive – quelle surprise! The only damn […]

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The word according to Howard

The word according to Howard

One of my favourite writers on technology and society in Howard Rheingold, who has written a great piece in The Feature about why mobile services fail. Nice to see that Howard agrees with much I have to say on the subject 🙂 Designer Scott Jenson says mobile services like WAP and MMS were set up […]

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Mobile Entertainment

Mobile Entertainment

Justin Hall has written a thought-provoking piece in The Feature about the role of Mobile Entertainment in society. We are the first generation of humans carrying powerful personal computers in our pockets. What kind of collaboration is possible? How can we find and organize our contacts and connections in an entire city? By playing together, […]

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21st Century Crime

21st Century Crime

Engadget reports a “crime” that would happily sit within the pages of 1984. Warronnica Harris, a college student in Florida, definitely made a mistake when she answered a phone call from her mom while watching the opening credits to Catwoman at a local theater (though going to see that movie in the first place was […]

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3 Launch Music Video

3 Launch Music Video

Proving that there must be someone at 3 who knows what they’re doing, New Media Age highlights an article in The Mirror Today’s Mirror reports that mobile network 3 has introduced full-length music videos that customers can play on their phones. The mobile network has joined forces with record label BMG to launch their new […]

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