Lebara create 200 jobs and become one of the leading UK MVNO players

by Ricky Chotai 13th May 2009

Lebara Mobile has just announced that in the recession it will be creating jobs in the sector; in particular in the UK this will be their call centre operations as reported by Mobile Today. I wanted to look at why Lebara Mobile is doing so well, especially in comparison to its other MVNO competitors targeting […]

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Mobile Networks and Engagement on Twitter

by Ricky Chotai 12th May 2009

This post is based on the 5 network operators here in the UK. I did not expand my research into the MVNOs and foreign operators, however if you do have more information feel free post to below in the comments. Over the last few weeks Vodafone have been running a twitter hunt, where they have […]

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“Are We There Yet?”: Experiences with Nokia SportsTracker

by Martyn Davies 12th May 2009

I first came across the idea of tracking sporting activities using a mobile phone back in 2007, when a startup called Sportsdo had built a very nice app (for J2ME handsets), and linked it with an online service. Using a GPS handset (or a Bluetooth GPS with a regular handset), you could track your movements […]

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Video Diary: James Whatley from LA

by James Whatley 12th May 2009

James chats through the impressive array of handsets on show at MGoLA and, unusually for him, includes a surprise Motorola in his line-up.

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Evernote Blackberry Client Launched

by Ben Smith 11th May 2009

Update: For those struggling to find Evernote in the App World, Evernote have posted direct download links too. – On Friday I met with Phil Libin, CEO for Evernote.  Evernote is a web-based service which allows you to store clippings of text, image or audio content (or mixtures of all three) ‘in the cloud’.  In […]

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Calling 0800 numbers for free from mobiles

by Jonathan Jensen 11th May 2009

How to call 0800 numbers for free from mobiles

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Nokia's N97 & 5800XM: The trouble with 16:9

by James Whatley 11th May 2009

Two weeks ago, in my first video diary for Really Mobile, I was talking about my Nokia 5800 Xpress Music when I said:

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T-Mobile's Content Block System: Broken

by Ben Smith 11th May 2009

Having got my Cupcake over-the-air firmware update for my G1 on Friday morning I was looking forward to a weekend of ‘spot the difference’ and loading my first widgets.  It would appear T-Mobile have different ideas… From about mid-afternoon on Friday access to the Android Marketplace and many websites has been prevented by their content-blocking […]

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