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Abphone – a mobile vertical search service taking on Google

Abphone is this month’s “Mobile 2.0 Service of the Week” coming to you from here at Mobile Industry Review.   After Mbmgl (Japan) and Mxit (South Africa) we continue our showcase of the world’s best mobile 2.0 services with a look at one of France’s hottest mobile startups. What is it? abphone is a mobile […]


Visa is heading on to Google’s Android platform. Watch out!

It’s all getting very, very interesting in the mobile industry of late. I’m looking at every single handset that’s released and thinking ‘oh, that’d be good with Android’. Now that you can configure your own mobile experience — albeit in limited form with the T-Mobile G1 — the other handsets are shortly going to look […]