Archive | December, 2006

Mobile Web 2.0 – The Book

Bumping into Ajit Jaokar and Tony Fish at MediaTech and Ajit again at the launch of MobileMonday, Germany this Monday, prompted me to finally get round to reviewing¬†their book on Mobile Web 2.0, which I‚Äôve been meaning to do for ages. No excuses for my tardiness, but I have been a little busy with one […]

Read full storyComments { 2 }

Germany Leads the Way

MobileMonday was launched in Germany last night, with over 120 people attending the spectacular venue high above the Duesseldorf evening skyline. I was one of the speakers and uniquely, I was also a founder and a sponsor, so was very privileged! I spoke about what‚Äôs happening in the mobile web and Admob’s role in it, […]

Read full storyComments { 4 }

Smart (Code) Marketing

One of the other speeches I enjoyed at the Visiongain Mobile Advertising Conference was Martin Copus’s of NeoMedia. NeoMedia are a kind of mini-conglomerate focusing on mobile and have made acquisitions in mobile agencies (including 12Snap) and technology. ¬† Martin focused really on the technology end of things with some really interesting stuff from Japan, […]

Read full storyComments { 4 }

Orb Delivers the Real YouTube on Mobile

There was much chatter last week about Verizon‚Äôs new deal with YouTube, which boils down to a highly sanitized service offering a small selection of videos chosen as ‚Äúsafe‚Äù by a highly conservative corporation – and all for $15 a month. ¬† Nice try People, but I don‚Äôt think you‚Äôll see much of an uptake, […]

Read full storyComments { 4 }
Surprise: Domainer Doesn’t Really Appear Interested In Building A Mobile Flower Business At

Surprise: Domainer Doesn’t Really Appear Interested In Building A Mobile Flower Business At

At the end of October, the .mobi folks touted the success of their first domain auctions — the auctions that are supposed to be an equitable way of distributing domain names, and keep them out of the hands of “parties who would only sell them on the aftermarket”. They managed to sell for $200,000 […]

Read full storyComments { 6 }