Found on the Mobile Web #251

Found on the Mobile Web is a regular 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 2361 mobile sites.

Move the Web Forward

Tech/Internet/Web Design & Development

Move the Web Forward A “Responsive Web Design” promoting web developer community involvement in open standards. Links to web design and development resources and places where you can contribute to creating and promoting open standards.
Content: **** Usability: XXXX


Nokia Places


Nokia Places Local search engine powered by Nokia Maps. Results include address, a small map and click to call phone numbers
Content: **** Usability: XXXX



Tech/Tech News Sites and Blogs

AfriGadget Bamboo laptop cases, generating biogas from cow manure; boats, airplanes and soccer balls made from recycled materials. These are just a few of the hundreds of the amazing creations found in Afrigadget, a blog celebrating the ingenuity of African inventors and tinkers.
Content: **** Usability: XXXX



jQuery Mobile Gallery A gallery and directory of mobile sites and apps built with JQuery Mobile.
Content: **** Usability: XXXX


Tech/Mobile/OS – Brand Specific/WebOS/Palm OS

WebOS Getting Started

webOS | Getting started… It’s probably a little late to post this, but I just discovered these mobile friendly Getting Started video tutorials and tips for new webOS users from HP. The well made videos do a great job of demonstrating the largely unrealized potential of WebOS.
Content: **** Usability: XXXX




MarketingProfs Tips, advice, and news for marketing professionals from a team of PROFessors and PROFessionals. Some content is behind a paywall but the majority of articles are free.

There’s currently a bug in the mobile template that causes every other headline on the front page to link to the desktop version of the article rather than the mobile one to the consternation of users with a slow connection or metered data plans.
Content: **** Usability: XXX


Nokia Maps

Search/Maps and Directions

Nokia Maps Nokia Maps beta mobile webapp for Android and iOS is location aware, and supports paning and zooming.
Content: **** Usability: XXXX


Real Beauty

Entertainment and Leisure/Life Style/Women’s Interest

Real Beauty Mobile edition of Hearst Publishing’s online magazine, Real Beauty. Features hair, makeup, skincare, and fitness tips. The site’s mobile template design is by Crisp Wireless
Content: **** Usability: XXXX



Entertainment and Leisure/Games

Braineez Braineez lets you win virtual trophies, shields, cups, medals, badges etc. by participating in competitions like quizzes or an essay writing contest.
Content: **** Usability: XXXX




AGRICH An illustrated online mobile seed catalog . Shop for seeds and plants. AGRICH sells vegetable, herb and flower seeds and plants, trees and shrubs in retail and wholesale quantities. Pay with PayPal or set up a wholesale account. US based company ships seeds worldwide.
Content: **** Usability: XXXX

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  1. I have never seen this happen before but Sunday morning 5th feb at around 10.23 am the Opera servers went down for about 90 seconds thought it was my internet service then i clicked on the wap browser and my facebook app all worked, then i clicked back on Opera which came on a few seconds later.

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