Got mobile platform stats? Anders does.

Some interesting stats collected and brought into one place by Anders. He’s looking at the different mobile platforms. I am impressed that there are 700M Java phones, though he doesn’t split them between MIDP 1 or 2 (and of course, this must included smartphones and such). How long will it take, though for Symbian, soon […]

Stephanie on: Alex, Pig, GSM and the Digital Divide

Stephanie has this great article looking into the impact of mobile phones in emerging markets. Emerging markets are a large part of the book I’m working on, since the numbers of folks who will take the next billion phones* who are from India, China, or Afica should make us wake up to the impending (already […]

And speaking about going analog…

Even though I live with gadgets and tech, I am not really a gadget person. I think in terms of ‘doing’ things not ‘enablers’ and such. Chris Heathcote, who might come across as a techie, but isn’t really (he’s ‘just’ a really interested, as in ‘interested in everything’, person). He voices his realization   that […]

Boston Globe on: PDA buffs go back to basics

Great article in the Boston Globe (link below) investigating the analog counter-culture – pads and pens replacing PDAs. Even though I have have managed my calendar, contacts, to-dos, and some notes on mobile devices for the past 8 years* or so, I still write most of my articles and stories, and take notes at meetings […]

I am Unique

I am Unique Originally uploaded by schickr. Sat 24.06.2006 14.36 Image035

Rat Fink Bräu

Rat Fink Bräu Originally uploaded by schickr. Low-alcohol beer. From Lidl.

Finnish summer

Finnish summer Originally uploaded by schickr. Sat 24.06.2006 14.44 Image041

Finnish summer

Finnish summer Originally uploaded by schickr. Sat 24.06.2006 14.44 Image040

Photos from Midsummer

Photos from Midsummer Originally uploaded by schickr. Midsummer rose

Photos from Midsummer

Photos from Midsummer Originally uploaded by schickr. Fire, flags, and fandango