LeWeb3 program: C’mon guys, are we missing mobile again?

Try as I may to do otherwise, I come off sounding like a broken record: By the end of next year there will be three billion people with mobile phones. When talking about the future of the Web, are we to ignore them? Le Web is going to be an amazing conference (link to program, […]

Have you used mobidgets from mobease?

Well, I haven’t. So, if you know the apps or the company, please let me know what you think of it. The mobidgets are not openly available and mobifindit won’t run on my phone. Link [via Gary]: mobease.com � mobidgets. mobidgets is a complete widgets engine for mobile phones (Symbian & MIPD) in the spirit […]

Flags over Finland

Flags over Finland Originally uploaded by schickr. At Nokia House

Infoworld says: Expert say Web 2.0 doesn’t copy directly to phones

Eh, we knew this. So, does that make us all experts, or just really good at stating the obvious (at least, obvious to us)? Heh heh. Or is this just Infoworld’s way of slipping in Web 2.0 and mobile to double the dose of hepness? Link: Experts: Web 2.0 doesn’t copy directly to phones | […]

Strategy Analytics says: Global handset sales to be near a billion this year.

Thems a lot of apples. It seems that soon we will be maxing out the world. Then what? Link: Global Handset Sales Historical & Forecasts, 2002-2011. Summary Access this report Global handset sales will grow 18% in 2006 to 986 million units. In 2007, emerging markets will be at the heart of 10% annual growth […]

Tired words: Beta

Oy, this one is starting to sound amateurish. Read on. Beta – C’mon. Nowadays, who comes out with a polished product? Everything has a first version, some are just weaker than others. And I am having a hard time differentiating between beta and release – they all seem like a continuum, except lately we just […]

Tired words: Web 2.0

A quick comment. Web 2.0 – That’s so 2005. Move on. You can review all my previous ‘Tired Words’ here on this page.

Not that you need to know – US Population at 300 million

Just a little demographic tidbit I heard about yesterday. If I am not mistaken, the US is bucking the trend of population contraction and lower birth-rate. Finland, too. The US is a strange beast, in many ways. Finland, too. cross-posted in other places 🙂

Looks like they just ripped up a set of row houses

Looks like they just ripped up a set of row houses Originally uploaded by schickr. 09:09 Friday, 13 October, 2006 Image 153 Interesting to see what they put in its place?

Looks like they just ripped up a set of row houses

Looks like they just ripped up a set of row houses Originally uploaded by schickr. 09:09 Friday, 13 October, 2006 Image 152 Interesting to see what they put in its place?