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Fanhouse Mobile

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 1966 mobile sites.


Fanhouse NFL, NBA, MLB, NHL, Motorsports, Tennis, Soccer and college sports news from AOL’s FanHouse, including stats, scores, game results, team schedules and more. Source: Oh! Mobile Directory
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Tinypic Mobile


dAAA! dAAA! which calls itself a “mobile web shortcut service” is a new mobile portal with a unique interface. Instead of a list of links, dAAA! offers a text box where you enter a mobile shortcut code like “!tc” for Techcrunch or “!nyt” for New York Times. Replace the “!” in the shortcode with “.” to view the site’s RSS feed or with “@” to go to its Twitter page. Users can add shortcodes for their favorite sites.
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Cellz Mobile web portal with news and sports headlines from Indiatimes and live scores from cricinfo. Link Cellz with your Facebook and Google accounts to display your Google Calendar, Gmail Inbox and Facebook status updates
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Cooking Sharp Mobile View

Technology/Mobile/Mobile Social

Plurk Plurk is a social network and micro-blogging service based around 140 character updates. You have to register on Plurk’s desktop site in order to use the mobile one, effectively excluding the 30% of Internet users who access the Web exclusively with a phone. Source: Oh! Mobile Directory.
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Clubland A rather basic nightclub directory. Search for US nightclubs by zipcode or city. Listing contain the club name, click to call phone number and a link to a non-mobile Yahoo map. The maps are huge and require Javascript so they don’t work on many phones. The site also has drink recipes and nightlife videos. Source: Oh! Mobile Directory
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Essence Mobile


TinyPic Tinypic is a photo and video sharing service that allows you to upload, link and share your images and videos on MySpace, eBay, blogs and message boards. The mobile site offers viewing of uploaded images. Mobile uploading is by MMS or email and requires registration. Source: Oh! Mobile Directory
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Entertainment/Life Style/Food

Cooking Sharp Lively food blog with lots of recipes, photos and discussions about food and cooking. Mobile view by Mobify
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Asylum Mobile

Entertainment/Life Style/Fashion and Style

ESSENCE is a leading lifestyle, fashion and beauty magazine targeted at African-American women. The mobile site has entertainment news, fashion and beauty tips, recipes, photos and videos. Source Oh! Mobile Directory.
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Entertainment/Life Style/Men’s Interest

Asylum From AOL, Asylum is a men’s lifestyle site featuring humor, weird news, fashion, sex tips, dating, style, food & wine, gadgets, tech, music, movies, events, health, fitness, entertainment and weirdness. Source: Oh! Mobile Directory
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AndroidGuys Mobile

StreetLevel StreetLevel is another AOL lifestyle site for young urban males covering fashion, sneakers, cars, games, toys, gadgets, art and film. Source: Oh! Mobile Directory
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Search/Real Estate & Apartments

rightmove (UK) Rightmove claims to be the UK’s largest property marketplace. Search for rentals or properties for sale. Listings include photos, address, click to call number and a map. Source: Oh! Mobile Directory
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Maemo Central Mobile


AndroidGuys Android news and opinions. App and phone announcements and reviews. Mobile version uses the WPTouch WordPress plugin which looks great in the Android browser. However the browser detection seems to be broken. Except for the iPhone, Android devices and Opera Mini, most mobile browsers are not detected and get the desktop version with no way to switch.
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Maemo Central A new blog from The Symbian Blog‘s Vaibhav Sharma covering news, reviews, guides and videos of Maemo devices and applications.
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