New and updated mobile web sites found on the mobile web and added to the yeswap.com mobile portal.
MobileTopSoft (pda.mobiletopsoft.com) Huge (over 800 sites) portal of mobile friendly sites. Browse by categories and site language. Registered users can add sites and create a personal links page. The site tracks the hits each link gets so you can sort by popularity. The screenshot shows the top 15 English sites by popularity. I was surprised by the popularity of financial sites. MobileTopSoft also has a page of mostly news and sports Windows Mobile streaming video sites from around the world.
Yahoo oneSearch (m.yahoo.com) Yahoo’s rolled out oneSearch in seven more markets (India, Indonesia, Malaysia, Philippines, Singapore, Thailand, and Vietnam) bringing the total to 14. If you’re in one of these countries, oneSearch is now on your Yahoo mobile homepage. You can also access the localized versions from anywhere in the world by adding a two country code to the Yahoo mobile url. For example, in.m.yahoo.com will show the Indian edition. The other codes are id, my, ph, sg, th and vn. Via: Yahoo Search Blog
The Nation (mobile.thenation.com) Venerable (founded 1865) liberal US weekly news and politics magazine’s mobile site. Features the full text of over a dozen current articles from the print magazine and website. Via: Tappity
FreddyReyes.com (freddyreyes.com/forums/index.php?;wap2) mobile edition of an eclectic forum built using Simple machines forum software (review). Has boards covering software mods and hacks for Windows mobile and Motorola phones. There are also forums on hacking home media players, Microsoft Windows tips and tricks and to round it all out a jokes board and one on archeology. Quite a variety but all interesting.
Opera Mini Bookmarklets (o.yeswap.com) Based on a suggestion from Opera Mini Forum member gonsa12, I’ve updated my page of bookmarklets for Opera Mini with a new one for Bloglines. Follow the instructions on the page to add the bookmarklet to Opera Mini. Then when you are browsing, if the page you are on has a feed, you can add it to your Bloglines subscriptions right from within Opera Mini with just a couple of clicks. The combination of Opera Mini and Bloglines Mobile is the best way to read RSS feeds on a phone. Read all about bookmarklets in Opera Mini and why in this post.
Technology/Mobile/News – Reviews
Wireless Watch Japan (wirelesswatch.jp/wp-mobile.php) Mobile edition of a popular blog covering the latest from the world’s most advanced mobile culture.
PocketPcFreeware.mobi (pocketpcfreeware.mobi) A searchable library of downloadable Windows Mobile freeware. Over 2500 files! Pretty amazing to think there are that many freeware titles for PPC’s and WM Smartphones. Via: Tappity
News/US Local by state/OR – WY
Chanel 12 Eyewitness News (wpri.com/mobile) Providence, Rhode Island Fox Network station’s mobile news site. Via Tappity
News/US Local by State/NY- OH
Chillicothe Gazette (m.chillicothegazette.com) Chillicothe Ohio daily newspaper’s mobile web edition.
WordReference (wrmob.com/) English – Spanish, English – French, and Italian – English dictionaries. Well designed mobile site with a simple interface and small page sizes. Dictionaries seem quite comprehensive.