Archive | January, 2008

Macro Thoughts From DLD 08

One of the most interesting panels at DLD 08 (don’t worry – my last post on the subject) was “Smart Boys on New Markets”. The original title had referred to “old boys” apparently, but someone had objected, although “wise old boys” would probably be the one I’d have gone for. The panelists included: – Dr […]

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links for 2008-01-25

SMS Text News ¬ª Archives ¬ª AT&T Is Still Confused On Contract-Free SIM (tags: at&t) Official YouTube application in beta, working on Nokia Nseries and Sony Ericsson phones (tags: youtube) ‘Trust but verify’ open mobile network pledges – Yahoo! News (tags: fcc open) Unfiltered ¬ª Blog Archive ¬ª 700 MHz Auction: And they‚Äôre off! (tags: […]

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Paulo Coelho @DLD 08

Paulo Coelho (seminal author of books like, “The Alchemist” and “Veronika Decides to Die”) gave a great, compelling keynote at DLD, which for me, was one of the highlights. The man simply oozes charisma and wisdom. Unlike Martha, he’d thought about his audience and gave a speech that we would find both relevant and interesting. […]

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links for 2008-01-23

Symbian Virus-Worm Spreading in the Wild another Symbian virus you don’t need to worry about (tags: symbian virus security) Phone with fold-away screen launched – Yahoo! News (tags: screens) —–>Follow us on Twitter too: @russellbuckley and @caaarlo

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Impressions from DLD 08

As I wrote last week, I was one of the privileged few to be invited to DLD 08 (thanks Katja and Simon!), which was a tremendous success, as last year. Many congratulations to Dr Hubert Burda, who had the vision to start it 4 years ago and turned it into certainly Germany’s leading conference, probably […]

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