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British startups: Develop your US operations and meet VCs on the Like Minds Mission

If you’ve been giving some thought to expanding your British startup into America, you might consider participating in the upcoming Like Minds digital and mobile mission to New York. It’s £1,500 per company (plus your hotel/flight) which, when you read down the list of events and benefits, looks like rather serious value — not least […]

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I’m going to WHITE SPACE in New York next week. Do you want to come?

I’m delighted to report that I’m attending WHITE SPACE next week — it looks to be one of the most interesting events I’ve come across recently. Should you be there too? It’s taking place next week on Thursday 13th of October in New York. I know the organisers so if you think you should be […]

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10 questions to Rick Calvert, CEO of BlogWorldExpo

Now then here’s another event that I’d like to draw your attention to, especially if you’re into social media as I know a lot of the people reading are. BlogWorld & New Media Expo is taking place on the 24th-26th of May  in New York. This year they’re adding a mobile stream to the conference […]

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We’re going to New York on Friday

Krystal, our Operations Manager is heading to New York on Friday to check out the mobile scene. And do some relaxing, I imagine. She’s steadfastly refusing to buy an iPhone 3G at the moment. Maybe she will change her mind after a weekend with just her iPod with wifi. You never know. If you’ve got […]

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Get me a flight to New York, stat!

I’ve just spent an hour or so pointing a camera in the face of a very patient and highly animated Mark Tynan, founder of mobile travel geniuses, ShopQwik. With their service, you can book a flight or a hotel, anywhere in the world, in 60 seconds, from your handset. I was interviewing Mark for the […]

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Delta ditches paper tickets for phones

God bless America – it looks like Delta has signed up to trial mobile ticketing which will be available from this week for passengers making domestic Delta and Delta Connection flights from New York’s La Guardia airport. Travellers will be able to download their electronic boarding pass from delta.com, and then present it to airport […]