[Interview] MeeGo: The Inside Story

When MeeGo was first announced in February at Mobile World Congress, I was very intrigued.  What is this oddly named ‘MeeGo’ and what does it do? Most folks are probably familiar with Linux, the open source operating system that is loved and embraced by hard core geeks and is the platform for many website and…

SXSW: Come Dine With Taptu, OneRiot and Dino, Our Pet Dinosaur!

Look for huge dinosaurs in Austin – they are your key to free dinner for you and a few friends! South By Southwest (aka SXSW) is fast approaching!’a0 Taptu will be in full force at the annual gathering in Austin, Texas starting next weekend.’a0 That’s right, Chris Moisan and myself (Jason Harris) will be in…

Announcing the Second Edition of Taptu’s Mobile Touch Web Report

Today we’re pleased to publish our second report analyzing the Mobile Touch Web. In the first report we introduced this second wave of content for touchscreen mobiles and illustrated the major categories of this significant, new and fast-changing ecosystem. We were taken aback by the industry reaction to the first report which led to some…

Truphone says G’Day to Australia

Truphone, a very useful and effective mobile calling service I’ve written about many times before, is announcing the availability of their Truphone Anywhere service in Australia.  The new partnership and availability down under is via a partnership with Optus, a Australian mobile network operator. Truphone Anywhere is a unique service where a person can buy…