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26Feb/10

Awesome MobileMonday Austin | Thanks to our Sponsor Skyhook Wireless!

Wow, what a great MobileMonday Austin event we had last Monday Feb 22.
With around 120 people attending, a great agenda and speakers, and a
good time, it is safe to call the event a success. The opening by
David, the demos by the various companies and the panel moderated by
Stacey was all great, diverse and well balanced.
23Feb/10

UK vs. US Mobile Demos

On Monday, March 8, Mobile Monday Boston and our generous sponsor UK Trade and Investment are hosting a demo night for the hottest mobile companies from the UK and Boston. It will be a fun event where you’ll get to interact with some cool companies in mobile you might not otherwise get to meet.

Think of how much fun we’ll have coming up with amusing cultural differences! Will I embarrassingly imitate an English accent on stage? You’ll just have to come to find out.

Registration is required.

Monday, March 8
Doors at 6:30, event starts at 7:00pm
Intercontinental Hotel Boston, 510 Atlantic Ave.

UK Companies

Apollo Mobile
Apollo has developed a cutting-edge mobile content management platform RE4CTOR which uniquely enables real-time user interaction with most types of content (audio, video text and image).

Tattu Mobile
Tattu creates, develops, manufactures, and supplies niche consumer electronic products.

i-migo
Compatible with any Bluetooth-enabled phone with SyncML, i-migo is a portable device which backs up all data on the phone, and notifies the user if their phone goes out of a 10m range of the i-migo. This prevents the phone being left unattended and at risk of being lost or stolen.

Rummble
Rummble makes it easy to find people and places nearby you’ll love. Rummbles enables users to find personalized recommendations for a location very quickly. Instead of a traditional search, Rummble uses an algorithm that creates a personal ‘trust network’ for each user by calculating who they trust for different types of content.

ustwo
ustwo is a creative design studio based in London and Malmo specialising in pioneering graphical user interfaces that drive the services and products of some of the world’s leading brands.

Boston Companies

Textaurant
Textaurant aims to create a dialogue between restaurants and patrons through the use of technology. Beginning with text messages that update patrons waiting for a table, and extending both before and after the meal, Textaurant connects restaurants with their customers for a more satisfying experience.

Fluent Mobile
Fluent Mobile, a pioneer in mobile content organization and delivery, develops applications that bring the speed, reliability and convenience of desktop Web browsing to handheld devices. The creators of Fluent News.

Celtra
Celtra’s “software-as-a-service” provides a web-based, easy-to-use, on-demand platform for integrated mobile marketing. Celtra gives clients a wide range of creative flexibility, improved mobile distribution, and world-class optimization and analytics tools. Celtra offers managed services in addition to their SaaS platform for agencies and brands that need a deeper contribution for their mobile marketing campaigns.

BarMax
A start-up company bringing bar exam prep to the iPhone and iPod Touch. Creators of the famous $1k iPhone app.

Hello Vino
Available on any mobile device, Hello Vino is a free wine pairing and recommendation guide that assists the beginner wine consumer with advice in the store or restaurant. Using a simple, step-by-step question and answer process, Hello Vino delivers wine recommendations based on your meal, an occasion, favorite tastes and flavors, or a country and region. Hello Vino will provide a specific brand recommendation for the perfect bottle of wine – anywhere, anytime. www.hellovino.com

22Feb/10

[MobileMonday Austin] Reminder — Today! Topic: Monetizing Mobile Apps | At Cool River | Arrive by 5:45pm

A reminder that this evening is MobileMonday Austin event at Cool
River...
A great agenda and topic on Monetizing Mobile Apps.
Thanks to our sponsor Skyhook Wireless, and our speakers, for helping
make this event possible.
For more information visit [link].
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(Please arrive by 5:45pm. The event runs 6pm-8:30pm, with open bar
22Feb/10

NY Startup PercentMobile Takes Home the GOLD for Early Stage Innovation at the Mobile Premier Awards

New York startup PercentMobile won GOLD in the category of Early Stage Innovation at the Mobile Premier Awards in Barcelona.

The Mobile Premier Awards event took place on February 15 in an unusual cold and rainy Barcelona. With over 500 attendees, 11 awards and 26 startup presentations it is was once again the great showcase of mobile innovation.

The Mobile Premier Awards are the point of reference in startup premiers during the Mobile World Congress and are organized by dotopen in collaboration with some of the main networks in the industry including MobileMonday, Mobile Marketing Association (MMA), Mobile Entertainment Forum (MEF), MEX, MobileActive.org, Women 2.0 and the Women in Mobile Data Association.

It should be noted that PercentMobile’s co-founders Stan Wiechers, Alexis Rondeau, and David Harper (former MobileMonday NY organizer/chapter co-founder) met for the first time in person at a MobileMonday NY event.

About PercentMobile
http://percentmobile.com
PercentMobile, a New York-based mobile analytics company, brings simplicity and accuracy together, to create people-friendly experiences that help you understand your mobile audience and turn findings into action. | 7 Reasons to Consider Mobile Analytics by PercentMobile.

Request an Invite to Mobile Analytics by PercentMobile
Jump to the head of the line as a MobileMonday member.
Click here to request an invitation code to Mobile Analytics by PercentMobile.

17Feb/10

[MobileMonday Austin] Reminder | Feb 22 | Great Agenda: Monetizing Mobile Apps

Folks a reminder Feb 22nd is the next MobileMonday Austin event. For
those attending, please register (need accurate headcount)...
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We are having an awesome MobileMonday Austin on February 22; a great
agenda indeed.
Thanks to our sponsor Skyhook Wireless, and our speakers, for helping
make this event possible. And thanks to our Media Sponsor RCR Wireless
14Feb/10

Slides from Feb 8th Event

Thanks to Flurry, Admob, Flixster, Tripit and Booyah for approving the publishing of their slides.

enjoy

–mario

10Feb/10

Enhancing Mobile Productivity with the Latest Security Technologies – Feb 22, 2010 @ 6pm

Please join us for the next gathering of mobile industry professionals & enthusiasts on Monday, February 22, 2010, at 6:00 pm. Reserve the date in your calendar now!Registration is FREE but please RSVP early so we can better plan refreshments and a little mini-banquet of awesome nibblies courtesy of our host, McDonnell Boehnen Hulbert & Berghoff. Registration is also required to get on their security desk’s official guest list.

http://momofeb2010.eventbrite.com/

PRESENTATION OVERVIEW
Brian will speak on how to make mobile workers more productive. He will discuss how specific elements of a large scale mobile deployment can impact the end user experience. He will address best practices as well as how Mobile VPN technology is being deployed in today’s large scale mobility projects.

Technical elements in this discussion will cover the following:

  • Networks (cellular data, WiFi, ethernet, satellite)
  • Modems (USB, PC Express, embedded, Gobi, external)
  • Applications (web-based, client/server, data sync)
  • Security in a mobile environment (SSL VPN, PNsec VPN, Mobile VPN)

This is a great presentation for anyone who wants to learn more about today’s enterprise mobile security technologies, especially business leaders, IT staff, and anyone who uses their phone is a key mobile productivity tool. Plus, VCs and entrepreneurs continue to be focused on mobile security technologies as a key area of opportunity and growth.

MEETING DETAILS
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Date: Monday, February 22, 2010
Time: 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Topic: Enhancing Mobile Productivity with the Latest Security Technologies
Presenter: Brian Ferguson (NetMotion Wireless)
Location: McDonnell Boehnen Hulbert & Berghoff, 300 South Wacker Dr., Chicago, IL 60606
Location Notes: Participants must register to get on the official attendance list. At the venue, please sign-in at the reception desk on the first floor. Picture ID required.
Directions: Please see the McDonnell Boehnen Hulbert & Berhoff web site for details. Union Station is a block away; Quincy/Wells is the nearest El, and the building is well served by buses.
Parking: There is parking across Wacker Drive immediately next to 311 South Wacker Drive. Less expensive parking is available near Union Station across the Chicago River at Jackson & Canal Streets.

MEETING AGENDA
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6:00 pm – Sign-In / Light refreshments
6:30: Featured Presentation by Mr. Ferguson
7:30 pm > Refreshments / Networking

ABOUT THE SPEAKER
Prior to joining NetMotion Wireless in 2006, Brian Ferguson held a number of senior level sales positions with leading telecom and wireless companies including Nortel, Xacct Technologies, SBC Communications, Ameritech and AT & T. His extensive background in telecom and wireless technology includes global sales responsibility for developing new business and channels for companies’ products and services, selling complex software solutions to carriers, establishing an international customer base and building relationships with Fortune 1000 companies.

Working with highly respected institutions including St. Jude Medical, Travelers Insurance, The Chicago Department of Public Health, First Energy, and Integrys Energy Group, Brian delivered wireless technologies and applications to improve productivity, reduce costs and increase security to the Fortune 1000 companies.

Mr. Ferguson earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Electronics Engineering Technology from DeVry Institute of Technology and a Master of Science degree from Northwestern University in Technology Management.

IMPORTANT NOTES
Please remember to RSVP by noon on February 22, 2010, in order to get on the official registration list for our host’s security system. Once again, special thanks to our generous host and sponsor, McDonnell Boehnen Hulbert & Berghoff!

Please feel free to send this event information to friends & colleagues and other relevant news & events lists in Chicago. The more the merrier!

We look forward to seeing you there!

- Anthony

9Feb/10

Next event: Mobile Health, March 15th 2010

Consulate of Canada


In collaboration with the Canadian Consulate in Philadelphia, Mobile Monday Mid-Atlantic presents “Mobility in Healthcare”, Monday 15 March, 2010.

The event will bring together healthcare and communications professionals from both local and national organisations to discuss ways in which mobility can support and transform the provision of care in the region.

Moderated by KWY Newsradio’s Dr Brian McDonough, M.D., FAAFP, panellists will discuss how wireless technology can support medical service providers (physicians, hospitals, home healthcare companies, nursing homes, etc.) in their primary mission – delivering high quality personalized medical care.

Moderator:

Dr Brian McDonough, M.D., FAAFP, KYW News radio

Panel:

Bayada Nurses: Mark Baiada, Founder and President

Independence Blue Cross: Gregory Barnowsky, Chief Architect, Enterprise Architecture

Jefferson Medical College: Dr. John Kairys, M.D., FACS, Assistant Professor of Surgery

Life:WIRE: Howard Rosen, President

Verizon Wireless: Harry Martin, Director of Advanced Technologies

RSVP now to reserve your place – seating is limited.

Date: Monday March 15th

Time: 5:30-8:30pm

Venue: The Hub at the Cira Center, Philadelphia

Tickets $7 in advance, $10 on the door. Students free with valid ID.

9Feb/10

Announcing Mobile Camp 3 on April 3rd

We’re pleased to announce that MobileCampBoston3 will be held at the MIT Tang Center (E51) on April 3, 2010 (9:00AM – 5:00PM). MobileCamp Boston is an un-conference dedicated to the mobile industry. Instead of having an agenda planned out ahead of time, you and other attendees decide what will be presented and discussed.

Over the past 2 years, MobileCamp has grown from a local affair to a mobile web conference that has attracted participants from Europe and Asia. This year will be our biggest yet.

To register, go to the website at http://barcamp.org/MobileCampBoston3. You can follow updates concerning MobileCamp on twitter @mobicampbos. If you have any questions, please feel free to contact Keith Erskine at keith.erskine@padpaw.net.

6Feb/10

Forum Nokia presents: Developer offerings and distribution opportunities.

Join Forum Nokia at the InfoMart(Big in Japan office) Monday, February at 7PM for an update on Nokia developer offerings and business and distribution opportunities. We’ll be providing an overview of the Nokia web developer experience, including web runtime and Flash, Qt for S60 and Maemo and more. Local mobile developer luminary Kirk Ballou of Flash Widgets LLC will be co-hosting, and showing demos of some of the applications he’s developed for Nokia devices. We’ll also provide an update on the Ovi Store and the Open Screen Project Fund. Food and refreshments will be provided.

Sponsors:
Architel: http://www.architel.com (Hosting)
Forum Nokia: http://forum.nokia.com
Flash Widgets: http://flash-widgets.com

This is a combined Mobile Monday Dallas / Adobe Mobile User Group event.

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