Archive | September, 2004
Location Based Fishing!

Location Based Fishing!

Blister Entertainment have launched North America’s first GPS-based cell phone game – Swordfish. Players use satellite technology (GPS) to scan for and find virtual schools of swordfish. Once they’ve found a school of fish, they have to go to its physical location and then use their mobile phone like a fishing rod to try to […]

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Ogo O No

Ogo O No

I was going to write a post slagging off the text and IM only Ogo from AT&T which seems to be reported everywhere yesterday and today. Yes, that’s right, it doesn’t have a voice call facility. Hello ….(I was going to start) don’t you guys realise that texting might be cool, but your killer app […]

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Bluetooth over 100m

Bluetooth over 100m

Electronics Talk reports that “SiGe Semiconductor has expanded its series of Bluetooth integrated circuits with a miniature power amplifier optimised for portable consumer electronics” and a lot of other techie stuff that I didn’t understand 🙂 Bottom line though, it means that Bluetooth can now work in a range of about 100 meters, rather than […]

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Mobile –> TV

Mobile –> TV

The Hindustani Times reports that Hutch TV has launched “a multi-channel, TV-on-Mobile service, accessible over its EDGE-enabled network”. 13 different channel are offered “ranging from news and current affairs to business, sports, fashion, travel and entertainment” and can be viewed on Hutchison and Orange networks. Looks like we’re going to get some answers pretty soon […]

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Mobile –> TV

Mobile –> TV

The Hindustani Times reports that Hutch TV has launched “a multi-channel, TV-on-Mobile service, accessible over its EDGE-enabled network”. 13 different channel are offered “ranging from news and current affairs to business, sports, fashion, travel and entertainment” and can be viewed on Hutchison and Orange networks. Looks like we’re going to get some answers pretty soon […]

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