Omnilert have upgraded their e2Campus SMS alerts service for colleges and universities to version 2.0. It’s got a host of new features: – a few lines of code added to the website and SMS sign-up is integrated right away– alerts can be dynamically added to the institution’s website… very smart– additional group management functions (this […]
I’m not a subscriber so I couldn’t check out the gossip on this. http://www.broadcastnow.co.uk
I have been using Opera Mini for a month or so now across multiple phone handsets. It’s brilliant. I thought it definitely deserved mega hot status! If you haven’t already experienced it, you can download it over-the-air by visiting http://mini.opera.com in your phone’s crappy browser. It’ll be installed in no time. I’m absolutely delighted with […]
I have a thing for software and services that update regularly. I just like it. I like to know that someone’s at home with the lights switched on. I like it when you click ‘check for updates’ on a piece of software and even though it’s only been two weeks, the system downloads another tweak. […]
I got the above brochure through the post today. Really sexy glitzy marketing. Very well done. The problem for the marketing chaps? Their product actually lets them down. "Everything from music to games, football, comedy, the news and ringtunes …" Everything that YOU have decided I can have. That’s the fundamental point. I’d be quite […]
Link: Khaleej Times Online. An unspecified number of mobile phone users in the UAE called to complain that they were repeatedly bombarded with a promotional text message between midnight and early morning on Sunday.
Link: MediaPost Publications – SMS Text Search Smackdown – 04/17/2006. Our destination is Pop, a lounge located right across the street. For kicks, we decide to have a little contest to see which engine’s SMS search service would be first to return the exact address.
Link: Taipei Times – archives. A stray electronic missive has been blamed for a spate of arrests and a national scandal in Iran after Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad took umbrage at an unwelcome text received on his mobile phone. According to whispered accounts in Tehran, his ire was stirred when someone sent him a joke […]
Mobile Marketing agency Incentivated (www.incentivated.com) today announces the appointment of Robert Thurner as Commercial Director. Robert joins Incentivated from Clear Channel Outdoor, the global media company, where he was Group Marketing Director for operations across Europe, Asia Pacific and Africa. He will be responsible for building Incentivated’s profile with advertisers and agencies, assembling a sales […]
"ROK Player announced today the release of six major new titles to it’s full-length content roster of mobile entertainment – to include the hugely popular BBC comedies Little Britain and The Office through MTV’s South Park and V2’s Best Indie Anthems – with something for the footie fans as well." Pretty nifty, eh? I have […]
Link: EFYTimes.com – Latest technology news, india, international, electronics, IT and telecom news. New Delhi: Hutch has reduced the local SMS rates from Rs 1.50 to Re 1 across all prepaid and postpaid plans in Delhi. The new reduced SMS rate will be applicable from 18 April 2006. No word on Hutchison UK 😉
Link: ZDNet India > Insight > pressreleases > Living Digital Becomes Indias first Magazine to go Completely Interactive. Living Digital (LD), the digital lifestyle magazine from CyberMedia becomes the first publication in the country to go completely interactive over SMS. Readers of LD can now interact directly with the writers over SMS, with their queries […]