Geekzone: technology news, blogs, forums
Guest
Welcome Guest.
You haven't logged in yet. If you don't have an account you can register now.
New handheld and mobile friendly links portal
Posted on 1-Sep-2004 22:43 | Tags Filed under: News


New handheld and mobile friendly links portal
Sunset Media Limited is currently running a beta of its new service. Accroding to the company, the inclusion of built-in web browsers in most new phones and the advent of always-on web access means that users can now bypass the wap interfaces of yesterday by directly accessing any website. This opens up a vast resource of content to mobile users but it is of little value if they do not know which sites are formatted to fit their screens, what services they provide or even that they are available.

Thumbtips.com, currently in beta testing, is especially designed for mobile phone users. Thumbtips.com provides a directory to phone compatible web sites that do not require wap configuration, special software or synchronization with PCs for access.

In general these are sites readily available to any phone, on any network as long as that phone has a web browser installed. Such sites are culled from 3 main areas of the standard web; sites designed strictly for mobile phones; sites designed for PDAs which will fit mobile screens and text-only or standard sites which will display and function. Thumbtips.com seeks out and organises these sites into sections that are easily and quickly navigable, providing both the neophyte and experienced mobile user with invaluable shortcuts to a wide range of sites.


More information: http://www.thumbtips.com...




comments powered by Disqus


Trending now »

Hot discussions in our forums right now:

KRACK - WPA2 essentially cracked.
Created by michaelmurfy, last reply by MikeAqua on 19-Oct-2017 11:14 (72 replies)
Pages... 3 4 5


Vodafone TV - Is this sky?
Created by wingbat45, last reply by netspanner on 19-Oct-2017 06:51 (72 replies)
Pages... 3 4 5


Obesity in NZ - OECD
Created by Fred99, last reply by gzt on 18-Oct-2017 16:36 (124 replies)
Pages... 7 8 9


Bad speeds to Apple services
Created by Swemoph, last reply by RunningMan on 15-Oct-2017 20:50 (16 replies)
Pages... 2


Windows 10 Fall Creators Update
Created by DjShadow, last reply by StevieT on 19-Oct-2017 10:48 (25 replies)
Pages... 2


Under -deck "roofing"
Created by kryptonjohn, last reply by kryptonjohn on 19-Oct-2017 10:20 (36 replies)
Pages... 2 3


BlueBourne - CGA Claim advice
Created by vyfster, last reply by Aredwood on 19-Oct-2017 09:34 (122 replies)
Pages... 7 8 9


Decent work ultrabook recommendations
Created by surfercdhick, last reply by Batman on 17-Oct-2017 13:15 (24 replies)
Pages... 2