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Mobile India: Airtel Introduces Voice-Blogs

Review: “Twitter with voices” another example of India’s competitive advantage in creating voice-based VAS for the developing world and its own enormous customer base Continue reading

World Cup Mobile: iPundit iPhone app from Thomson Sport

football Thomson Sport has released a new iPhone app for the World Cup that combines footie, social networking and gaming. The iPundit app lets you predict the results for all upcoming matches, and score points depending on how accurate you are. The gaming and social networking comes in when you can compare scores with your friends, and share opinions with any iPundit user. Continue reading

Vodafone 360 for Android still missing

Rating: Frustration for those who want to join in

At the original launch of Vodafone’s 360 service, the UK based multi-national network operator promised that 360 would be made available on a wide range of handsets. When GoMo News decided to load it onto an Android handset, we discovered that the Android client is currently still missing. Continue reading

Mobile Brits snogging potential UK Prime Ministers

Rating: They’re all over 18 so it’s legal

The wonderfully named mobile dating site, Flirtomatic, has been capitalising on the forthcoming UK general election by putting up fake profiles of the three main candidates. Members are then invited to ‘snog’ a potential Prime Minister to win prizes. Continue reading

iWikiPhone’s social app development seems to works

Rating: Second project app – Mystatusmonkey – is launched

The team at iWikiPhone are trumpeting the arrival of the second iPhone app to be spawned by their App Farm called Mystatusmonkey. This follows the success of ScrAppbook, their first ever iPhone app. If you manage to vote on and pick the next candidate for the iWikiPhone developers, you can win $50. Continue reading

Momentum gathers behind telefusion

Rating: Starling rival Fuugo looks interesting

A Sunday car supplement is the unlikely source of this hot tip about ‘telefusion’ – that the fusion of TV with other technologies such as social networking. Anyway, Starling which we covered here apparently has a number of potential rivals such as Fuugo and Miso as well as Yahoo! and Google. Continue reading

Unusual location aware app from Lufthansa

Rating: MemberScout is more social networking than flight times

A rather unusual variation on the travel information theme has just been launched by Lufthansa – an iPhone and Blackberry app called MemberScout. It combines location awareness with social networking to support the airline’s frequent fliers. Continue reading