The future is about mobility

While the globe grapples with uncertain economic realities, “mobile” appears to be gold. Facebook is expected to announce their uniquely targeted mobile advertising model before the end of the month. Amazon is talking to Chinese manufacturer Fox Conn with ambitions of building their own mobile device to serve as a complement to Amazon’s considerable digital…

Google Goggles

Google’s new image based search service for mobile devices. Its not only used for searching logos, landmarks, artwork etc. but can be used as a translater if needed in a restaurant. For instance you are in a business trip at Paris and wanted to order something from the menu which is completely written in French.…

Mobile by Numbers

Gartner’s mobile market report says 428 million mobile devices were sold in the first quarter of 2011, representing a 19% increase year-over-year. A lot of that growth is due to smartphone sales, which were at 100.7 million, a 85% year-over-year increase. The big winner in this quarter was Android, which soared past Symbian to capture…