Archive | February, 2008

Where Do The T9 People Get Their Words?

Indulge me in a little Friday rant. I like predictive text on my handsets, I really do. Makes things a lot easier — most of the time. But I never cease to be amazed at some of the words in the dictionary. It’s something of a rite of passage for a new handset when I […]

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Shocker: ‘Little Interest In Operator Social Network’

According to 160Characters, “A study suggests that over 70 percent of social network users said they wouldn’t join a social network launched by their mobile service provider.” A couple of thoughts here. I’d hoped that by this point, operators have figured out they can’t launch their own walled-garden social services that are only open to […]

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Sprint’s Reply: $100 a Month For “Everything”

Last week, three of the major US operators announced $100/month flat-rate voice plans (with T-Mobile throwing in SMS and MMS as well). There was a lot of speculation about how Sprint might respond, with much of it saying that the company would probably just slash prices. Sprint today announced its “Simply Everything” plan, which gives […]

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links for 2008-02-28

Thomas Husson –… .mobi, where are you? (tags: mobile-web .mobi) —–>Follow us on Twitter too: @russellbuckley and @caaarlo

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links for 2008-02-27

iPhone SDK won’t be here in February after all | The Register (tags: apple iphone) —–>Follow us on Twitter too: @russellbuckley and @caaarlo

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