Amp'd To Offer Full Web Browsing
Feb 3, 2006, 3:39 PM by (staff)
Novarra today announced that all Amp'd's handsets are shipping with their nWeb browser. nWeb is a micro-browser that provides access to WAP 2.0 as well as standard web sites. Novarra's servers do most of the work, reformatting regular web content for the small screens and providing accelerated downloading for all web content. Opera recently announced a similar browser, Opera Mini, available to all users of Java-enabled handsets regardless of carrier.
Google's AMP Stories Let Web Publishers Tell Tap-Through Stories with Photos and Videos
Google today announced a preview of AMP stories, a new tool for creators to bring content to the mobile web in a new and engaging way. AMP stories were inspired by the likes of Snapchat and Instagram, which both offer people the ability to tell on-going, ephemeral stories that others swipe through.
Google's AMP-lified Content to Be Prioritized In Mobile Search
Google today said people should see AMP'd content appear most prominently in mobile search. Google kicked of AMP (Accelerated Mobile Pages Project) last year with the goal of improving web page load times on the mobile web.
Opera Mini for Windows Phone Exits Beta
Opera today said its Opera Mini web browser is now available as a stable release for Windows Phone. The browser had been available as a beta for several months.
Opera Ad Blocker Now Available to Android, iOS, Windows
Opera updated several of its mobile browsers today, bringing its ad blocking tool to Android, iOS, and Windows handsets. First, Opera refreshed its main Opera browser for Android.
Agreed, carriers like TMobile, Cingular, etc. really could use such a thing.