“It is the people who figure out how to work simply in the present, rather than the people who mastered the complexities of the past, who get to say what happens in the future.”  Clay Shirky

Mobile Marketing South Africa overview – August 2010

15 Aug

Although It feels like I have been working in the mobile marketing space forever it is only four years ago (July 2006, in fact) that I started thinking about the potential for mobile as a medium in my role as the head of a product strategy team at Vodacom; it only took a few months for me to decide to drop...

The Mobile Internet Pinned Down

2 Jun

Below is a unedited copy of a World Wide Worx press release which has already been quite widely covered in the online marketing and digital media press. It provides a useful framework for the definition of "the mobile internet" and will hopefully assist in clarifying the mobile internet as a concept in future...

Mobile Web Africa

18 Oct

A few days ago I did a presentation at the Mobile Web Africa conference in Johannesburg. There seemed to be about 150 delegates and certainly a very strong interest in and a lot of excitement at the prospect of the growth of the mobile web in Africa – the delegates seemed to be a mixture of entrepreneurs,...