Heroes of the Mobile Screen Roundup

This week the BFI Southbank in London played host to the first ever Heroes of the Mobile Screen, a one-day conference organised by the guys behind Mobile Monday London, Swedish Beers and various other events. The format was pretty straight forward, short keynote speeches mixed with panel discussions and most of the time people people…

Cheers! Taptu Is Sponsoring Portland’s Beer and Blog This Friday

In the spirit of building community and talking with other bloggers and mobile aficionados, Taptu will be sponsoring Beer and Blog in Portland, Oregon this Friday, October 16, 2009. Beer and Blog takes place every Friday at the Green Dragon Brewpub in southeast Portland, Oregon.’a0 What started out as “bloggers helping bloggers over beers” is…

Cheers! Taptu Will Be at Gnomedex

Every August, around 400-500 geeks migrate north to Seattle, Washington for the annual Gnomedex conference.’a0 This event, put on by Chris Pirillo (former host on Tech TV), is a fantastic tech conference that is centered around facilitating conversation and building relationships amongst those who attend. Gnomedex is a single-track conference where hallway conversations almost outweigh…

Searching Twitter On Your Mobile

Since the rise of Twitter and the associated “real-time web”, much attention has been paid to how real-time search could perhaps pass conventional search results in usability and relativity.’a0 I’ll leave this debate to the blogosphere and social media anthropologists, but I do want point out one fact: searching Twitter on the mobile platform leaves…