This week I bought a new mobile phone and moved networks to Vodafone. I signed up for access to view bills online but 24 hours later when I tried to log back in I couldn't for the life of me remember what username I'd chosen. I tried all my usual combinations of usernames and passwords, … Continue reading When is a username not a username?
A couple of weeks ago, Mark Power and I were approached to cover Anthony Doherty's workshop Mobile Apps vs Mobile Web. We spent a week working through some ideas then finalised what we were talking about on arrival in Sheffield on Monday afternoon. After the session, Kirsty Pitkin collared me to record a short piece … Continue reading Mobile Apps vs Mobile Web
Last week I was catching a train and noticed a poster in the station I'd not seen before advertising the new Merseyrail website. Even more interestingly they encouraged travellers to access from their mobile. Only one URL was printed on the poster - www.merseyrail.org was printed on the poster so I tapped it into my … Continue reading Merseyrail mobile website?
So mobile is the next big thing, right? People have been saying that for the last 10 years! First WAP, then those crazy phones from Japan... Now we've got Apple iPhone and Google Android and Palm's Pre and even Nokia have been able to produce some reasonable devices! With modern phones come modern web browsers … Continue reading Blogs on the go