Found on the Mobile Web #43

Found on the Mobile Web is an occasional WAP Review feature listing newly added and updated sites on the YesWAP.com mobile portal and WapReview mobile site directory. With these latest additions the directory and portal now list 1181 mobile sites.

Entertainment/Mobile Video-Audio

MobilePreviewsMoviePreviews (mpviews.com) This site has dozens of streaming videos including trailers for recent movie releases, TV show previews and video game demos.  The videos are in the 144x176px h263 format which is supported by almost all modern phones.

Portals

Cellphone ATL mobile Web Directory (cellphoneatl.dirlink.mobi) A mobile directory with over 1600 links, organized by category and searchable. Via: Mobility.mobi

Technology/Mobile/MobileTech

iNetwork (inetworktest.com/iphone_content) Connection speed test for the iPhone.  Unlike most iPhone web apps this one will load on any phone.  It works great in both Opera 8.65 and S60WebKit on my Nokia N95.  It does rely on JavaScript though while it loads on non-Javascript browsers the test never completes. For non JavaScript phones try the BBR Mobile speed tester at  dslreports.com/mspeed

Technology/Mobile/Mobile News and Reviews

MocoNews (http://m.moconews.net/) covers all aspects of the business of mobile from carriers to mobile web 2.0 startups.  The mobile edition carries text-only versions of the last 10 MocoNews items.

Business/News

CNNMoney CNNMoney (cnnmoney.mobi) Time Warner’s main financial site on the web and mobile includes content from Tim Warner’s Money and Forbes magazines.

News/International

DNAIndia (dnaindia.com/mobile) News, Sports, Editorials, Finance, Movie Reviews, Columnists and Cartoons from a leading online news site in Mumbai India.

24.com (m.24.com) News, Sports, Weather, TV and Movie Guides from and for South Africa.

Sports

cricinfoCricinfo (wap.cricinfo.com) Owned by ESPN, U.K. based Cricinfo is the largest cricket sports site on the web and probably on the mobile web as well.  Truly international in scope, the site covers all levels of the sport with live scores, results, schedules, news, photos and statistics on over 48,000 player profiles.

Entertainment/eBooks

Poemus  (poemus.mobi) A collection of short poems for children.  What better way to entertain your children while waiting in line, etc than by reading them a poem or two.

Entertainment/Music-Nightlife

NeedTickets (needtickets.mobi) Locate tickets for concerts and festivals in the UK. The site doesn’t actually sell tickets but shows available tickets, with prices and offers click to call access to the actual ticket agency. Via mobility.mobi

2 thoughts on “Found on the Mobile Web #43

  1. Thank you very much for mentioning Cellphone ATL Mobile Web Directory. I admire what you have accomplished with mobile web – both your directory and blog. Please keep up the great work. And thanks again.

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