Found on the Mobile Web #4

Found on the Mobile Web lists sites added to the mobile portal and directory in the last seven days.

Business/News ( Investment News is a comprehensive general business news site mobilized by


Giggle Mobile - Today's Joke: ( A joke a day site for your mobile.


WapNews: ( "Malaysian Newspapers on your Wap Enabled phone." Stories from 7 Malaysian newspapers in English, Malay and Chinese.

News/US Local By State/AK - CO

KKTV ( Text only PDA site of Colorado Springs and Pueblo Colorado's TV Channel 11 has local news and weather.

News/US Local By State/NY - TX ( Cincinnati, Ohio news portal. Links to five local news sources, Dailies The Enquirer and The Post, TV Channel 9 WCPO, Suburban weeklies Community Press and Recorder and event calendar CiN Weekly

Portals ( Another new .mobi themed directory, portal and search engine which has about 80 links including many that are new to me.

mdog: ( mDog is Unified Mobility's new brand. mDog moibilizes dozens of mainstream news, sports and entertainment sites which are linked from this new portal site. mDog has a couple of new features that look interesting. There's a page that lets you to post to your hosted, Blogger, LiveJournal, Typepad or Xanga blog. Another nice feature is a well designed front end to eBay where you can search. bid and track your watched CBS Sportsline Mobile items. It even shows small images of auction items unlike eBay's own mobile site.

Sports has a new mobile url ( and a new and very attractive site design. The old site was text only, the new one has images resized to browser widths and flashy image gradients. Content's not bad either.

Technology/Mobile/Mobile Social

VcellSpace: ( A free third party mobile interface to that works with all providers. Read and reply to MySpace mail, post bulletins, view friend's galleries. No registration is required for Vcellspace but you must have a MySpace account. There is also a Vcellspace Java app (download from which has all the same features and also lets you upload photos directly from your camera phone to MySpace. For more imformation visit on the web or Vcellspace co-founder Sergey Lossev's blog at

ItsMy: ( A mobile social community featuring user generated content (videos and pictures), messaging, chat, your own mobile homepage and a forum. Uploading is by MMS to a common email address, PICS@ITSMY.COM. This looks like a great MoSoSo site except that you have to register your mobile phone number in order to upload, which I consider risky. It doesn't help that the site's privacy policy seems to be in German only although everything else is available in German, English and Spanish.

Technology/Mobile/Nextel ( iDEN user forum. Tutorials, downloads, questions and answers. If you have an iDen (Nextel, Boost, Telus Mike, etc.) phone and want to get the most out of it, this is a good site. Registration is required, you can register on the WAP site or on the web at


The Ride - Ann Arbor Transportation Utility: ( Real-Time bus arrival information for the Ann Arbor, Michigan (USA) metro area.

2 thoughts on “Found on the Mobile Web #4

  1. I forgot my password to my myspace so i requested for it to be sent to my email and it's not working!!! Someone help me!

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