My Mobile bookmarks

A quick list of the most frequently used sites on my mobile phone.

  1. gmail mobile: my “homepage”. attachments and images could be handled better, but still, a great mobile web-app.
  2. google reader mobile: too many blogs, too little time. reading up on my blogfeeds everywhere i can (and yes, that includes the loo)
  3. smartphone/pda version of bbc news; the beeb was one of the first to have a version for PDA’s and smartphone’s, still great stuff.
  4. deredactie mobile: I just love the mobile version of their awful “desktop-oriented” website. Guess they took a close look at the BBC’s mobile site, no? Anyway, it would be even greater if they added links to multimedia (i.e. not force-feed video as they do on their very-very-broadband-version) and if they optimized the color usage because the readability of the purple night-version is sub-optimal.
  5. facebook mobile: I never really liked Facebook, but I must admit I’ve found myself spending time on it on an almost daily basis. The mobile version is an important part of that usage pattern.

Less frequently used mobile sites include; Truvo’s yellow and white pages, Wapedia (as wikipedia doesn’t provide a mobile version, they should) and Linkedin mobile. And although the webkit-based nokia browser handles normal sites quite well, the only non-mobile-optimized site in my bookmarks is my blog’s dashboard.

And you, what sites do you visit on your IPhone, Blackberry or Nokia e71?

2 thoughts on “My Mobile bookmarks

  1. Frederik

    Ik vind m.standaard.be handig. Slechts één prentje op de voorpagina, dus ook haalbare kaart via roaming.

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  2. frank Post author

    de standaard, absoluut. van “de morgen” was er een mobiele site in test (bij mobixx/siruna), maar die staat niet meer online blijkbaar.

    de nederlandse NOS heeft ook een mobiel aanbod op http://m.nos.nl/

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