Mobile Drupal - development en new Mobile Device Detection module for Drupal <p>I have published a new Drupal module, allowing you to handle the redirection of users to your mobile site.</p> <p>You can find the module and documentation <a href="/content/mobile-device-detection-module">here </a></p> <p>The module allows you to check what client is visiting your site and display a message with the url of the mobile site, or does an automatic redirection to that site.</p> <p>The module also gives you a session variable $_SESSION['mobile'] that holds a boolean indicating if the client is a mobile device.</p> <p><a href="http://mobiledrupal.com/content/new-mobile-device-detection-module-drupal" target="_blank">read more</a></p> development drupal mobile Sun, 18 Jan 2009 15:40:04 +0000 Tom 24 at http://mobiledrupal.com Make your Drupal blog mobile! <p>This is my first post in a series of tutorials illustrating how the open source <a HREF="http://open.siruna.com/" onClick="javascript: pageTracker._trackPageview('/outgoing/blog/open.siruna');" >Siruna</a> software can help you in making your website mobile. The goal is not to create a mobile site from scratch, but to repurpose your existing sites for display on mobile devices. The advantage is that you do not lose time by creating a complete new mobile theme, and Siruna assists in making some usability choices.<br /> <a href="http://www.drupal.com">Drupal</a> is currently not aware of mobile devices and delivers a very bad "out-of-the-box" solution to serve these devices. At the other hand, <a href="http://www.drupal.com">Drupal</a> is very suited for mobile transformations because of the well structured theming.</p> <p><a href="http://mobiledrupal.com/content/make-your-drupal-blog-mobile" target="_blank">read more</a></p> blog development drupal mobile siruna tutorial Sun, 11 Jan 2009 23:15:21 +0000 Tom 14 at http://mobiledrupal.com Start of a new technical blog <p>Welcome to this new Blog dealing about mobility and more specific Mobile Drupal. The blog will publish the result of one of my current consulting jobs, involving the creation of a set of tools for helping Drupal developers in making their sites mobile. The blog is an attempt to deliver a very practical approach in making mobile sites and gather some feedback from the community. I hope you won't mind that during my discourse, I will have a natural preference for using <a href="http://open.siruna.com">Siruna</a> as an adaptation service... But more on this later.</p> <p>Currently mobile presence gets more and more attention, and the predictions are very positive ... e.g. <a href="http://www.gartner.com/it/page.jsp?id=754112">Smartphone growth according Gartner</a>, but still data subscribers are not yet booming...</p> <p><a href="http://mobiledrupal.com/content/start-new-technical-blog" target="_blank">read more</a></p> development mobile siruna Wed, 10 Dec 2008 20:52:27 +0000 Tom 9 at http://mobiledrupal.com