Link: MTV, NBA store in new PayPal mobile text deal – Yahoo! News. Online payment company PayPal on Thursday said MTV and the National Basketball Association (NBA) and others will accept payments from a new service allowing purchases by mobile phone text message.
Link: m-trends.org: Open Letter To Vodafone – Update. "Apparently Vodafone is completely abscent in the blogosphere or maybe it’s just better for them not to react and initiate more reactions about the topic." I really do wonder just what goes on at the Vodafone marketing and public relations departments at times. The great and the […]
Link: Woman sacked by SMS, union says. 06/04/2006. ABC News Online. The Transport Workers Union says a Brisbane waste collection company has used the new federal workplace laws to sack an employee via text message. Union spokesman Hughie Williams says three workers have been told they are no longer required, including a woman dismissed by […]
Link: XChange – SMS.ac Launches Mobile Pods. SMS.ac Inc. has launched Mobile Pods, a service that makes multimedia Web applications available to mobile consumers around the world. The company also said at CTIA Wireless in Las Vegas it has released its xPML markup language that allows content owners and developers to convert their existing applications […]
Link: Club Scene Network, Inc. Launches "ClubScene Text" SMS Cell Phone Text Messaging Service for the Entertainment Industry @ SYS-CON Media. Club Scene Network, Inc. ("ClubScene"), an events and entertainment promotions company developing "Local Entertainment Portals" that specializes in providing local directory and real-time event calendars for the entertainment and nightlife industries, announced their SMS […]
Link: DD launches SMS news service. Doordarshan on Wednesday launched an SMS-based news service and said it would give the latest stock prices on mobile phones in a fortnight from now. A month later, video clippings of news will also be available on mobile phones. Mobile phone users will have to dial 676733 to get […]
Link: INFONXX(R) Unveils 2-Way SMS Directory Assistance @ SYS-CON Media. INFONXX, the world’s largest independent provider of directory assistance and enhanced information services, announced today at CTIA Wireless 2006 the availability of the enhanced TextDirect Suite featuring the industry’s first 2-Way Short Message Service (SMS) directory assistance. This allows wireless carriers and Mobile Virtual Network […]
You’re having a laugh! Geez, it’s working! Ok. So here is the solution for anyone who finds themselves in the same boat. If you want to synchronise your SLVR L7 with an Apple over Bluetooth, forget it. USE A USB CABLE I thought I’d just try the cable you see, last ditch attempt before heading […]
Right I put everything to one side and did some proper ultra research deep into the amazonian style jungles of the motorola modders. I’ve flashed the phone successfully with a recent upgrade. Baited breath while I check with the Apple and bluetooth… Nah. Doesn’t work. No services detected. Conveniently my phone is now ‘e-plus’ branded. […]
I had to take a screenshot of this and post it up. Any network operator with the balls to be this direct with their audience deserves attention <grin>
Link: freepressreleases – Find your nearest outlet via text SMS message. smARTebusiness, the UK based digital marketing agency, announced the release of their innovative Ã¢â‚¬ËœFind Your Nearest’ software. Customer’s can now find where their nearest outlet is for a particular product by simply sending their postcode via text message.
So I am delighted with the SLVR L7 that I bought the other week. Slim, sleek and light in the pocket. I have been swapping various sims around in it and it’s been sat beautifully in my suit pocket for most of the week. The real annoyance is that I suspect it’s firmware is well […]