01 Oct2013 Colorado Springs Science Festival

Colorado Springs Science Festival 2013 sites

TheĀ 2013 Colorado Springs Science FestivalĀ kicks off on October 5th with the Cool Science Carnival on the UCCS campus. Last year’s carnival attracted over 5000 attendees who participated in hands-on labs, demonstrations, and presentations on the past, present, and future applications of science in our lives. This is just the start of a nine-day celebration of […]

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30 SepResponsive Design – The Big “Meh”

Meh

This year’s web design buzz phrase is “responsive design”. Better jump on the bandwagon so you don’t get left behind (not). It all sounds so simple, one code base to drive your web site on all platforms, automatically adjusting for device limitations with no human intervention needed. Funny how they look at mobile devices as […]

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11 MarWant To Get Found?

Last month I was showing a mobile web site to a client, a purveyor of fine food and spirits, OK – a pub owner. He had a real problem getting found. I ran a mobile search on “pub” while sitting in his establishment. I got hits for 7 pubs within a four block radius, but […]

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22 OctNative Apps: You Don’t Need One

No App Store

Every day brings a slew of new “Native App vs. Mobile Web Site” posts on the web. Most follow the same pattern; if you need these features (bullet points go here) then you need a Native App, if you need these other features (more bullet points) you’re fine with a Mobile Web Site. As if […]

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10 OctMaps, Schmaps. We’re sticking with Google.

Big Bills Locator

Now that the brouhaha about Apple maps has died down, we just wanted to let you know that Ondiggo is sticking with Google Maps on the iPhone, rather than Apple Maps. Even though the Google Maps App is no longer available on the latest iOS version, the Google Maps mobile web site is more powerful […]

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01 OctiOS 6 Panoramas: Now this is cool

Now this is cool. I know, the latest Apple iOS update is supposed to be the cause of great consternation, wringing of hands, and gnashing of teeth. Oh no, the YouTube app is gone! Also… Maps. Heh. Not to worry. We’ll talk about such things in a later post. But in the meantime… panoramas rock. […]

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22 SepAll You Need is a Dry Cleaner

OK, all your your teenage daughter needs (right now) is a dry cleaner. But in any case, it’s late on a Friday afternoon and the dress she needs for her big event tonight is wrinkled beyond recognition. It needs professional help. Your spouse is driving and you’re thumb tapping the mobile phone in search of […]

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22 SepWelcome to Mobile Ondiggo

Ondiggo Mobile Solutions. Ondiggo, as in “on the go”. Do you have any idea how hard it is to find a decent site name these days? It’s gotten to the point where your site name drives your business name, not the other way around. Ondiggo develops mobile web sites for local businesses. It is our […]

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