Archive | September, 2006

Wot a Waste

The world of marketing is truly changing – and at an astonishing pace. We often write here about the steady decline of the 30 second ad on TV, but its slightly more dodgy, less glamorous and decidedly more wasteful, second cousin, Direct Mail is undergoing a huge paradigm shift of its own. In the UK […]

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Insert Your Own Sports Metaphor Here, Mobile ESPN Folds

Update 2: Mobile ESPN has confirmed it will shut down at the end of the year, and Deadspin has the internal e-mail. Unsurprisingly, ESPN plans to try to license the content to other operators. You know, if they would have asked last fall, somebody probably could have pointed this out and saved them the trouble, […]

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My N73 Is Already OId And Busted; N95 The New Hotness

My N73 Is Already OId And Busted; N95 The New Hotness

It sort of figures, I guess — after hanging on to my trusty K750i for more than a year, I finally decided to replace it recently with a Nokia N73, and it’s been pretty great so far. Then, just a few weeks later, out comes the N95, which, quite frankly, is shit hot — and […]

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Carnival of the Mobilistics # 46 – Plus More Hosts Wanted!

Matthew Miller at the Mobile Gadgeteer¬†has done a very fine job of pulling together this week’s Carnival for your delight and edification. I especially like Matthew’s own entry on the past and future for the QWERTY keyboard in¬†(on?) the mobile phone. I’m also¬†looking for more hosts for future Carnivals. Drop me a line using the […]

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Mercola Offers Streaming Music to Your Mobile

I’ve been playing around with the web-based version of¬†Mercora in the last few days, on the run up to the launch today on Windows Mobile and Pocket PCs, which turns these devices into streaming music players. I don’t have a Windows Mobile device, so haven’t been able to test this on my phone, but would […]

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