Found on the Mobile Web 53

Found on the Mobile Web is a weekly WAP Review feature listing newly added and updated sites on the mobile portal and WapReview mobile site directory. With these latest additions the directory and portal now list 1430 mobile sites.

Search/Local/City GuidesMpls St. Paul Magazine Mobile

Minneapolis St Paul Mag Restaurant guide, restaurant reviews, shops guide, arts and entertainment calendar, nightlife and bars guide for Minneapolis St Paul, Minnesota. Source: Oh! Mobile Directory
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CN Traveler Tipping Guide Conde Nast Traveler's Mobile Tipping Guide lists recommended tips for hotels, restaurants, bars, cab drivers and tour guides in various countries around the world. Source: Branding Unlimited
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Travel-Transit/Destination Guides

Grand Forks Visitors Bureau Shopping, dining and events guide for greater Grand Forks, North Dakota from the Greater Grand Forks Convention & Visitors Bureau. Source: Oh! Mobile Directory
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Caltrain QuickPlanner Interactive schedule for Caltrain commuter rail service between San Francisco, San Jose and Gilroy, California.
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TheWerks German high performance and collector car market place.  Browse listings for everything from a $600,000 Mercedes 300SL Gullwing coupes to a $7,000 Porsche 912. Covers Audi, BMW, Mercedes and Porsche. Lot's of nice photos of the cars. Source: Oh! Mobile Directory
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QVC Mobile site for the U.S. version of QVC, the 24 hour cable TV shopping channel.  The mobile site has a continuously updated link to the item that's currently being pitched on TV. The site also has descriptions and pictures of items featured in the last 12 hours and items that are new to QVC today,  You can also enter a QVC item number to view any available item.  All items can be purchased online on the mobile site using your QVC account credentials.
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Costume Craze Shop for adult and costumes for Halloween, parties and special events.  Mobile site lists an extensive selection of costumes with prices and pictures.  Ordering is by click to call number, which is buried on the Contact page, and you can track orders on the mobile site. Source: Oh! Mobile Directory Content: *** Usability: XXX


The Guardian Latest news, sport, business, comment and reviews from the UK's Guardian.
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News/International/AsiaShanghai Daily Mobile Homepage

Shanghai Daily Business focused English language daily from China covering local, national world news, sports, business, editorials and "odd" news. The mobile edition is quite complete with over a hundred full length stories, many with photos, from all sections of the paper. Source: Oh! Mobile Directory
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News/Meme Trackers

Feedzilla News agregator which collects the top news stories from thousands of sources.  You can view news in any of 26 categories from Art to Video Games or as a blended "Top News" stream.  Listings consist of a headline and excerpt.  You can click through to the original source which is generally NOT mobile friendly.  Source: Oh! Mobile Directory
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News/US Local by State/Alabama - California

WAFF48 Huntsville AL News, Radar, Weather, Sports and TV program schedule for North Alabama from Hutsville's WAFF, TV channel 48. Source Oh! Mobile Directory.
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News/US Local by State/Georgia - Indiana

KITV4 Honolulu News, Weather, and Sports from Honolulu Hawaii's KITV, TV Channel 4. The attractive site by Crisp Wireless delivers content adapted to devices from old wml-only handsets to the iPhone.  The adaptation generally works well although the same pagination seems to be used for all xhtml devices with even the iPhone, G1 and Opera Mini getting stories broken into the same tiny pages as a Motorola L7.
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News/US Local by State/Minnesota -New Jersey

Int'l Falls MN Daily Journal The International Falls (MN) Daily Journal's mobile site uses a "River of News" format.  No categories or sections just a continuous stream of news going back two and a half years.  Thankfully it's paginated 10 items to a page. Source: Oh! Mobile Directory
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Chromesphere Mobile DownloadsChromesphere Free mobile space and landscape wallpapers in 240x320, 320x480 (iPhone) and 480x640 sizes. Source: Oh! Mobile Directory
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Cineman Mobile Reviews, cast lists, stills and downloadable 176x144 px trailers for current moves.  Cineman also has movie news, chart of the top movies as voted by Cineman members and show-times for theaters in Switzerland. Source: Oh! Mobile Directory

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Mobile Faker Help for the relationship challenged and other luzers.  Mobile Faker offers fake calls, (which cost 99 cents) to get you out of difficult social situations or to give yourself the appearance of popularity.  The site also has entertainment news, rejection lines and fake numbers to give out to people you really don't want calling you back. Source: Oh! Mobile Directory.

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Entertainment/Photo Sharing

BLiKT BLiKT lets you create your own mobile online photo album which you can share with friends and family.  The site is available in Lithuanian and English
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Sports/Soccer Soceer news and live scores.  Searchable database of over 600 soceer news items, The items are really just headlines with no way to read the full story.  Live scores page is unwieldy with over 100 results on a single long page. Source:
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Windfinder Aimed at surfers, sailors and windsurfers, Windfinder delivers instant wind, wave and weather forecasts for anywhere in the world
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SuperPagesPR Yellow Pages directory for Puerto Rico in English and Spanish. Catergorized listings include address, map and phone numbers which unfortunately are not click to call Source: Oh! Mobile Directory Content: *** Usability: XXX

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