Tag Archives: mobile

Mobile Fun! A History of Cell Phones

Tweet It would be interesting to hand a smartphone to Alexander Graham Bell. I don’t think he could fathom that his invention would translate to what it is now. In what started as a line and a can has evolved … Continue reading

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DevTip – Open Data Means Opportunity: The Food Truck App Example

TweetSo, you wanna grab a bite to eat. Chances are good that if you live in or near a cool, hipster filled city that a food truck may be close by. Think opportunity! I recently stumbled onto a cool mobile … Continue reading

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Correction – Esri Announces ArcGIS for Windows Mobile 3.1

TweetA correction… I first posted this with a title in error that read “Esri announces ArcGIS Mobile for Windows 3.1″… obviously it should read Esri Announces ArcGIS for Windows Mobile 3.1… OOPS! In all honesty though, I have a helluva … Continue reading

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New Mobile App for Custom Maps Looking For a KickStart

TweetMapocosm has just released Map Explorer, a mobile app for exploring custom maps. Using Google My Places or other tools that generate KML files, users generate custom maps that can be shared with Map Explorer, including associated descriptions, photos, and … Continue reading

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Planning Your #esriuc week with the online Agenda and a mobile agenda

TweetThe 2012 International Esri User Conference is approaching fast (July 23-27, 2012 in San Diego, CA.). There’s no question that browsing the conference agenda and planning a week of activities is a monumental task. With several concurrent events (EDUC, GIS … Continue reading

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Unlimited BlackBerry Messenger (BBM) from Boost Mobile Just $30, sort of!

TweetI’m sure there’s still a couple of Blackberry fans out there (although I have to scratch my head in wonder), and for those of you who are, Boost Mobile has announced some pretty sweet pricing coming up for plans that … Continue reading

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Rhomobile Announces Rhodes 2.0 – Now Free Under MIT License

TweetRhomobile today announced Rhodes 2.0, the newest version of the industry’s most powerful smartphone app framework. Rhodes 2.0 allows developers to rapidly build native apps for all major smartphones including iPhone, BlackBerry, Android, Windows Mobile, Symbian as well as the … Continue reading

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AT&T Plans $1 Billion Investment in 2010

TweetAT&T have announced plans to invest approximately $1 billion in 2010 to scale its delivery of applications, mobility and cloud services for global companies, to expand small business services.  AT&T’s 2010 program includes: —  Scaling Application Services – enhancing AT&T’s … Continue reading

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Access and When is Open Really Open?

TweetAn interesting thread in some recently published predictions for 2009 over on WIPJam. Tossed in with some predictions is this interesting tidbit which I’m sure may ring true for many… “The industry is tired of hearing about Open – it … Continue reading

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Nokia Beta Labs FriendView reviewed via N82

TweetI took the previous FriendView posting one step further and put the application to teh test while I stepped out for a coffee. Check out some first comments and images from testing the application live using a Nokia N82 device… … Continue reading

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Mobile advertising on steroids from Pepsi and the Kung Fu Fighting Widget

TweetInteresting stuff out of Forum Nokia… AgencyNet has released Pepsi “Kung Fu Fighting” Widget, a mobile software application that is part of an international TV ad campaign for the Pepsi brand and beverages that began airing last week in certain … Continue reading

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The Nokia N96 hits the USA… do people want this $900 GPS-enabled smartphone?

TweetOnce again another way cool Nokia S60 smartphone is now available in the USA, this time it’s the N96. At first you might think that this one is a follow-up to the fabulous N95 or N95 8GB but don’t even … Continue reading

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