Posts Tagged ‘ mobile phones ’

Nokia Launches 3rd Party App Store

Apr 30th, 2009 | By | Category: iPods & Portable Media Players, Mobile Podcasting, Video

Mobile phone giant Nokia this week announced another round of staff cutbacks, alongside an announcement that it was further opening its technology to mobile application developers. Another 450 employees of the Finnish company were let go this week, on the heels of layoffs of 1700 staffers in March, and an initial reduction of 320 back […]

Daily Mobile Internet Use Soars

Mar 16th, 2009 | By | Category: iPods & Portable Media Players, Mobile Podcasting

Information released this morning by digital measurement company ComScore says that people’s use of mobile devices for accessing news and information on the Internet “more than doubled” from January 2008 – January 2009. Over a third (35 percent, or 22.4 million) of the 63.2 million people who accessed news and information on their mobile devices […]

You Talking To Me? Study Finds Kids Paying Less Attention to TV

Mar 10th, 2008 | By | Category: General, New Media Organizations

Every day, at least one news item makes us pause, and say, “Well, duh” (as in, “yeah, tell me something I didn’t already know.”). Our “duh!” moment of today comes courtesy of a study on social networking by new media market research firm Grunwald Associates. Their scholarly finding: kids aged 9 – 17 are paying […]

Apple Adds 16GB iPhone & 32GB iPod touch

Feb 5th, 2008 | By | Category: General

Apple today added new models of the iPhone and iPod touch which have double the memory. The iPhone now comes in a new 16GB model for $499, joining the 8GB model for $399. iPod touch now comes in a 32GB model for $499, joining the 16GB model for $399 and the 8GB model for $299. […]

YouTube Getting Serious About Mobilecasting

Jan 24th, 2008 | By | Category: Internet TV, iPhone, Podcasting Services

YouTube is getting serious about mobilecasting, expanding its mobile service to include virtually all of the videos available on its Web site. Starting today, people with current generation mobile phones can watch tens of millions of YouTube videos. YouTube also is providing mobile access to many of the same features that have become staples of […]

Umundo Intros Mobile-to-iPod Video Podcasting

Aug 8th, 2006 | By | Category: Mobile Podcasting

Umundo, a start-up specializing in automatic content distribution technologies, has announced a new free service that lets you take video clips taken with mobile devices and publish them for viewing on Apple’s Video iPod. Umundo is designed to work directly with any mobile phone without additional software. Video clips and pictures are published to and […]

Axcess Mobilcast Brings Audio Podcasts to Alltel Mobile Customers

Aug 8th, 2006 | By | Category: Mobile Podcasting

Alltel Wireless, America’s largest mobile network, and Melodeo, a podcast community for PC and mobile phones, today launched Axcess Mobilcast service. The service lets Alltel Wireless customers search and listen to thousands of podcasts on their wireless phones for a monthly subscription of $3.99. Alltel Wireless is the first company in the United States to […]

88SLIDE Video Podcast Now Amp’d

Jul 14th, 2006 | By | Category: Video Podcasts

88SLIDE, a video podcast described as The Daily One Minute Trivia Challenge, is now available on all AMP’D mobile phones.Each day, host Rachel Rhodes takes viewers to an interesting location, asks a daily info-challenge trivia question and answers yesterday‚Äôs question. Viewers that answer the trivia question correctly have a chance to win an iTunes gift […]