Archive | November, 2008

Another Winner from BBH

My main reason for attending the GSMA’s Mobile Asia Conference in Macau this week, was because the MMA was joint sponsoring the Mobile Advertising stream, where I was speaking partly as AdMob and partly as the Global Chair of the MMA. To be honest, the overall event was a little disappointing and nowhere near the […]

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Helen’s Warning

MH pal (and my old colleague), Helen Keegan, has a great post over at Musings of a Mobile Marketeer called “There is No Future of Mobile”. Of course, she doesn’t really believe that, but she does remind us of some important warnings for all of us who work in mobile and we should ignore them […]

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You’re Probably Going To Laugh, But…

I think this is a great idea — a picture frame with a GSM radio so it can receive MMS. Nokia announced the SU-7 Image Frame a few years ago, but the price of the frame was pretty steep and finding a reasonably priced way to keep the SIM in the frame alive wasn’t very […]

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More On The Services Strategy: Replacing One Walled Garden With Another

How To Doom The Services Strategy To Failure: By enabling better experiences with the services your customers already use, you’ll create a much more favorable impression of your brand than if you try and force them into closed and substandard services of your own. I wrote that a couple of months ago in a post […]

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Happy Birthday Dear MoMo

Last night saw the third birthday of the London branch of Mobile Monday, so congrats to Dan, Alex, Jo and Helen for keeping it going. I know all too well from my German activities that it’s demanding and time consuming, so to keep the London end refreshed and vibrant for that long is a great […]

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