The Five Forms of Mobile Media via Geoff Livingston

Geoff Livingston has a great post called a the Five Forms of Mobile Media. Below is an excerpt but click on the link below to read the entire article.

1) Short Messaging Service (SMS)

2) Native Mobile Web Use

3) Applications: iPhone, Android, Blackberry, Windows… You name the OS, it’s hard to imagine that an application hasn’t been developed yet. Plus there is the whole tablet market. As Ken informed me, the applications marketplace is not the same as the smartphone market. iPhone applications are still very dominant with Android applications lagging behind in adoption rates.

3 Ways to check-in to your favorite TV show or movie and how to earn the TRON badge


flickr photo by: Wisconsin Historical Images

As I stated in one of my previous blog post called I just checked into your blog, the act of checking in has created a new wave of applications to enable people to check into almost anything. You could always create fake locations in location-based applications and check into miscellaneous items. For example I recall one dinner at SXSW where people where checking into a woman's bra and another situation where people were checking into a guys pants. That's all fun for the moment and it was a somewhat ok thing to do when you're at a conference [...]