Found On The Mobile Web #199

BC Ferries Mobile View

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 2118 mobile sites.


BC Ferries: A very slick site from BC Ferries, which provides vehicle and passenger ferry service between the mainland, Vancouver Island and other islands in British Columbia’s Gulf of Georgia. It features comprehensive schedules, dockside webcams, vessel tracking and live updates of vehicle load wait times and how full each upcoming departure is. The mobile view was created using Mobify.
Content: **** Usability: XXXX


Kontax Mobile Short Stories

Streetcar – UK Car Rental Streetcar is UK based rental firm offering cars and vans 24/7 for rent by the hour, day, week or month which you can pay for with a Streetcar smartcard. The mobile site lets you book vehicles, view, amend and delete bookings and contact Streetcar using click to call phone numbers or email.
Content: **** Usability: XXXX


Kontax Kontax is a serialized short story about the adventures of 4 teenagers that you can read on your cellphone. Register to comment on the story. Available in English or the South African language Xhosa.
Content: **** Usability: XXXX


Sol Melia - Mobile Hotel Booking

Sol Melia Find and book hotels and resorts. primarily in Spain with this well designed and usable site. Listings include description, list of amenities photos, street and email address. maps and direct to hotel click to call phone numbers.
Content: **** Usability: XXXX

Travel-Transit/Destination Guides

Leucadia Mobile Guide to Leucadia, a neighborhood of Encinitas, California. Leucadia has a quaint, artsy shopping strip and is home of Beacons, a well known surfing spot. The mobile site has local weather, an events calendar, surf report and listings of local businesses and services. Source:
Content: **** Usability: XXXX


Everton FC The mobile site of the Everton Football Club in English Premier League features team news, free and paid ringtone, wallpaper and game downloads and an SM alert signup form. Source mobiThinking
Content: **** Usability: XXXX

This Is Bristol - Mobile News


This Is Bristol News, weather, sports and columnists from the mobile edition of the Bristol (England) Evening Post’s website.
Content: **** Usability: XXXX

Search/Real Estate & Apartments

KB Home The mobile site of KB Home, a large US home builder, lets prospective buyers search homes for sale and view community information, prices, floor plans, driving directions, home photos and renderings.
Content: **** Usability: XXXX

Mobile Weight Converter

Reference – Tools/Calculators – Converters

Weight Converter Easy to use mobile web application to convert between units of weight including pounds, ounces, kg, stones, long tons and metric tons
Content: **** Usability: XXXX

Mortgage Calculator Australia’s Rams Financial Group offers this handy loan repayment calculator to help you determine the monthly payment amount for mortgages or other loans. Source: mobiThinking.
Content: **** Usability: XXXX