Archive | November, 2006

Hotxt Goes Down Free Route

Back in April, I posted a review of¬†Hotxt, a downloadable Java application that allowed you to send all the sms-type messages you wanted for ¬£1 ($1.79) a week. This concluded with the view that: So, is Hotxt hot? To be honest, I‚Äôd go for lukewarm with lots of potential. If they sort out their usability/copy […]

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Okay, So That’s Three Times People Have Used Video Calls…

Ah, the good old video call — it’s been trotted out time and time again by telecom operators as this fantastic new feature that everybody’s going to be doing soon. Of course, every time it’s been introduced, it’s failed to catch on, and 3G has been no exception. Or is it? Back in August, Martin […]

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Is Stelios a One Trick Pony?

easyMobile, the UK MVNO, has announced that it‚Äôs to shut up shop, albeit with a Terminator-esque ‚ÄúI‚Äôll be back‚Äù post script. The venture proves, if nothing else, that this MVNO lark isn‚Äôt the licence to print money it might seem to some. ¬† The idea behind easyMobile was to strip out a whole bunch of […]

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Breaking Up Is Easy To Do — When You Text

kfed gets the boot on his sidekick 2 limited edition (Celebrity Gear Watch) Hey K-Fed.. what’s up dawg? Well, apparently Mr. Spears was caught as off guard as the rest of us with the news that Brit wanted a divorce.. He was filming some reality show when he started texting with Britney on his Sidekick […]

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Carnival 53 at Enrique Ortiz’ Blog

Head on over to Enrique Ortiz’ site, where he done a great job putting together the 53rd edition of the Carnival of the Mobilists, this week’s collection of the best writing on the web about mobile. —–>Follow us on Twitter too: @russellbuckley and @caaarlo

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