20 May

Mobile Search as a Location Tool

MEX, the Mobile User Experience blog, carries a recent post of interest regarding mobile user behavior in the areas of search and location. According to the piece, highlighting data from M-Spatial, which creates search applications for UK operators, mobile searchers enter very specific requests, often brand names, when using mobile search as a means of […]

26 April

Next Generation Mobile TV Excites Consumers 

According to a new study, only 13 to 15% of US customers with experience on mobile TV believed this concept will fly. The remaining 75% remain skeptic. Despite this rather disappointing response, there is still hope for the “next generation” of Mobile TV services. In that same study, majority of general consumers remain very excited […]

19 February

cybernetics sociology : the Reasons for Twitter’s Success

The number of Twitter users is growing tremendously every month. The key aspects of its service are speed, ease of use, social networking and versatility. Twitter is a microblogging and social networking service which was founded in March 2006 by a small group of software engineers in San Francisco, CA. After an initial testing period […]

26 January

Westrend Racer- A Gaming PMP

A Portable Media Player is a device that already combines a couple of multimedia functions in one place, but the Westrend Racer is able to add even more. As you can imagine by the title of the post, this Racer player is a gaming gadget. There are 5 games included on the “package”, those being […]

26 December

Google Earth UK street view to come in spring in 2008

Every person who has used Google’s Google Earth application has been impressed by the sheer genius of the application. Just the thought of seeing places (alright, the place where you live) from a top down view just like those spy photos that you see in action and espionage films is enough to titillate even the […]

10 November

Trashing an iPod nano

What does it take to destroy an iPod nano and what’s inside this tiny package ? The guys over at Arstechnica put the nano through its paces. To simulate the everyday accidents that could result in a broken iPod, they came up with a few situations that would ultimately leave the nano lifeless : 1. […]