Daily Archives: February 1, 2007

Barry_bonds San Francisco Giants slugger Barry Bonds made a cameo appearance at the Demo technology conference today on behalf of a company called Bling Software that has built the industry’s first – and supposedly only – AJAX-powered client for mobile applications.

The admirably named Bling Player enables anyone who can build a regular web page to author a rich mobile video site quickly and easily while viewers get smooth video without the slow response times that plague most current mobile video offerings. Read more

Dave We prize mobile phones for their slim lines and portability, while generally accepting the trade-offs of small screens, cramped keyboards and minimal storage.

There are ways round their limitations – mini-projector link-ups that can expand displays and a similar technology that can cast a full-sized usable keyboard image onto any surface. Read more