Archive | May, 2009

MMA Names European Board of Directors

It’s that time of the year again when the Mobile Marketing Association announces the results of the elections for its European Board of Directors (and other regions too, for that matter). This year, I didn’t have to stand for election as I’ve been Chairman of the Board, both in Europe and Globally, which has been […]

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Shazam Turns the Corner

I’ve always been a big fan of Shazam – it seemed to epitomise Arthur C Clarke’s “Any sufficiently advanced technology is indistinguishable from magic”. I can remember demoing it back in 2001 to a bunch of Coca-Cola people and hearing the collective intake of breath as Shazam correctly identified a random track. However, as I […]

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Carnival of the Mobilists #173

Check out this week’s Carnival of the Mobilists over at VoIP Survivor. As usual, the best blog posts of the week about all things mobile. —–>Follow us on Twitter too: @russellbuckley and @caaarlo

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Tomato Plus Seems to be a Winner

Back in October, I posted about Tomato Plus, which might be described as a sort of Blyk for existing operators. It was launched on the Vip Croatia network in conjunction with the service/platform’s developers OutThere Media. The basic consumer offering is getting 50 free sms and 50 free minutes of calling every month, “in return” […]

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