Top 20 Wireless Industry Blogs
After a month of nominating and voting, Fierce readers picked 20 blogs that certainly represent the creme de la creme in industry coverage. FierceWireless links to most of these blogs on a regular basis and so they deserve the recognition of being a Fierce Favorite. After thousands of votes and a list of nearly 80 blogs, these are the 20 that our readers picked as the best listed in alphabetical order:
ABI Research Wireless Blog
This blog contains analyst perspectives on key wireless industry topics including
mobile devices, network infrastructure, mobile operators, mobile content, and
short range wireless connectivity.
is all about news, opinion and technology reviews of PC hardware and other
Biskero is a
blog covering Flash Lite and other mobile technologies. The blog also
covers the writer's Content on Demand software.
Chetan is a recognized industry expert in strategy and implementation of wireless data
and pervasive computing solutions. His blog covers the wireless industry and
gives voice to his insight and analysis into it.
started off as a blog showcasing her passion for her mobile phone has morphed
into an wireless industry blog to be reckoned with. Darla Mack's Days in
the Life of a Mobile Diva covers all things mobile and in particular Nokia
products. She gained her fame on the Howard Forums-moderating Nokia and
Mobile is the spin-off of venerable tech blog Endgadet. The blog covers
mobile news focusing on both industry insiders and consumers. Check it out
for the latest industry news and technology reviews.
GigaOM.com is an
online news and weblog, founded by Om Malik, delivering technology news,
analysis and opinions on topics ranging from broadband to online games, Web 2.0
and the wireless industry.
Gizmodo is a
technology weblog dedicated to everything related to gadgets, gizmos, and
cutting-edge consumer electronics. They publish the latest news, reviews and
recommendations for products including laptops, cell phones, PDAs, digital
cameras, home entertainment and more.
John Cook's Venture Blog
Cook writes about startups, entrepreneurs and venture capital for the Seattle
Post-Intelligencer, a beat he has covered in the Seattle area for nearly a
decade. In 2000, he launched the P-I's Venture Capital Notebook - an
online resource for those in the startup and venture capital communities.
Mobhappy is a
collaborative effort of Russell Buckley and Carlo Longino providing unique
perspectives and analysis of the mobile telecoms industry from their background
in mobile marketing.
journalist and entrepreneur, Rafat Ali, created MocoNews as a successful
spin-off from paidContent.org. This blog focuses specifically on the mobile
Mobile Open Source
Open Source's tag-line is Thinking Out Loud. Fabrizio Capobianco, CEO of
Funambol, a mobile open source software company uses it daily to ponder the
happenings of the wireless industry from an open source perspective.
The Mobile Technology Weblog
Mobile Technology Weblog follows important trends and events in consumer mobile
technology markets worldwide and is part of the Creative Weblogging
Created by Justin
Oberman after he got tired of emailing his friends the latest in wireless
trends, MOpocket.com is a blog all about the latest news and happenings
regarding mobile technology. It is also about the relationship and changes
between the world and mobile tech.
Rudy De Waele, a
wireless, new media and IT strategist based in Barcelona, started this blog to
cover the evolution of the wireless industry back in 2004. m-trends.org
focuses on ideas, opinion, and lifestyle trends in the mobile and wireless
Jaokar, author of the book Mobile Web 2.0, created this blog as a counter-point
commentary to the 'walled garden' approach to mobile apps. The blog offers
independent commentary and analysis regarding wireless/mobile applications, open
networks and mobile web 2.0.
O'Reilly Emerging Telephony
blog covering innovation in the wireless industry, often spotlighting cutting
edge hardware and software pushing telephony into the future.
covers mobile phone news, information and reviews for mobile phone shoppers,
users, enthusiasts, and professionals. One of the major features of the site is
an extensive mobile phone database.
Textually is a
blog covering text messages, sms, mms and general cell phone usage written by
Emily Turretti. Emily has two other blogs: picturephoning.com, covering the
evolution of the camera phone, and ringtonia.org, covering ringtones.