Archive for December, 2008

Locle launches in UK on O2 Litmus


Locle is now available to download for free by O2 UK subscribers on the O2 Litmus app store.

O2 UK’s favourable prepay and bill pay data rates make Locle an attractive offering.    Locle’s cell-mast based positioning system combines with the O2 UK Location API to offer excellent geopositioning in UK metropolitan areas.

Locle in GetJar “New and Recommended” Top 10


 Locle Mini, the downloadable mobile thin client for Locle, shows up in in GetJar’s “New and Recommended” top 10 mobile downloads.

GetJar is the world’s largest mobile application download portal with over 4 million downloads per week (Dec 08).

Locle’s Predictions for 2009

Must have been the coffee…

  1. Apple releases the iPhone Nano, then the iPhone Shuffle (randomly calls any of your friends)
  2. Solar powered mobile handset debuts with pocket ejection system
  3. European Commissioner for Information Society develops nervous tick while drafting data roaming limits for EU mobile operators
  4. Steorn admits perpetual motion machine was originally a publicity hoax, but investors happy it actually works
  5. Nokia abandons handset manufacturing to focus on software services.  New Nokia mobile phone debuts on Windows Vista and Apple OS X
  6. Google Android phone calls entire planet to find answer to stupid questions
  7. Old man uses phone for purpose other than complaining
  8. Couple celebrate marriage by text message