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Google Releases Mobile App Enhancements

Google Releases Mobile App Enhancements

While lots of people sit around and wait for Google to really make its big move into mobile search, it’s fairly quietly rolling out some pretty nify mobile applications and services. Today, its got an enhanced version of its Google Maps for Mobile, adding traffic information for 30 cities and some other nice touches, while […]

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…And We’re Spending All Our Allowance On Mobile Content, Too

Following the previous post on SMS marketing taking off in the US, it looks like the mobile content market here is booming too, as Bango says its US consumer spend on mobile content in the second quarter was seven times higher than in the previous year. The company says that it’s both from users increasing […]

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Broken Records

Broken Records

Mike Grenville of 160Characters pointed this out in a comment he made on Russell’s last post, but I thought it was worth a post. A new survey from the UK says that 44% of mobile users there who used a mobile data service for the first time during the World Cup won’t use it again. […]

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Tocmags – UGC Java Mags

Tocmags – UGC Java Mags

User generated content is the new new thing at the moment – both online and in mobile – and unless you’ve been living under a stone, you can’t fail to have noticed the buzz. I’ve been looking at Tocmag recently, which allows you to create your own Java magazine for friends, family and colleagues to […]

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World Cup Mobile Content

World Cup Mobile Content

The World Cup kicks off in Germany on June 9, and beyond its importance in its own right (as well as a lovely summertime distraction), it’s going to be a huge piling-on point for mobile content, as developers and content providers try to capitalize on the excitement. Much of it, judging by past experience, will […]

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