Monthly Archives: October 2007

Mobile Portal vs Everything Else

I posted a mobile portal list a little while ago. I’ve heard a lot of people in mobile say there needs to be “something like the early Yahoo for mobile”. Which is to say a manually moderated hierarchal list of … Continue reading

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Mowser Publisher Wiki

Russ put up a wiki for publishers looking to use Mowser. It’s got all the info about how to swap in your own ads on the mobile version, bookmarklets, how to setup a site so that Mowser is the default … Continue reading

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Play Conference: Co-Evolution of Marketing and New Media

I sat in on the Co-Evolution of Marketing and New Media panel at Play while I was there, my coworker Niren was one of the participants. There were a few mobile specific points: Niren pointed out that one of the … Continue reading

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Mail Hackery

One of the notification systems at AdMob went insane yesterday and as a result this morning I was looking at just over 19 thousand messages in my inbox. Not that I like dealing with my inbox to begin with. And … Continue reading

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Beyond Mobile 2.0 Panel

I moderated the Beyond Mobile 2.0 panel at the >Play conference yesterday and just wanted to get down some of the thoughts from the day. The conference sold out this year, great job by the organizers! The discussions were fantastic, … Continue reading

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Wearable Computing

No matter how many times I see the stuff and never get a chance to play with it, it always makes me happy to see things like Samsung detailing plans for a wrist wearable cellphone hybrid. I don’t know about … Continue reading

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Lean Forward Tablet

The N800 is a fantastic device for web and IM, but I’ve been poking around with how to make it more useful as a production device. Or something more like a personal dashboard. I would like to have the device … Continue reading

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Facebook Mobile

One of the big items for yesterday was the release of the Facebook Platform for mobile. Lots of people have picked up on the news, occasionally followed by “So what exactly is it?” It’s cool, but can be hard to … Continue reading

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Mobile Metrics Watch

After we released the first version of AdMob Mobile Metrics some people took a look at the numbers and said “You served more than 650 million pages in the US in a month? There are only 240 million subscribers, that … Continue reading

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Tragically Hip

AdMob is hosting Lunch 2.0 on Halloween. Essential details: Hosts: AdMob US Headquarters Address: 60 East 3rd Avenue, Suite 225, San Mateo, CA 94401 Date: Wednesday, October 31, 2007, 12:00pm-2:00pm RSVP on upcoming There’ll be food, treats, and a presentation … Continue reading

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