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New Mobile Version of TigerDroppings Available



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Ok, after some beta testing, we want to roll out our new mobile version to a wider audience. This is just our first stab at it, and we will be continuously updating it with improvements. We have a list of enhancements that we want to make in the near future.

There are actually two mobile versions of the site: one for devices with a touch screen (eg, iPhone), and one for devices without a touch screen (eg, most Blackberries). We detect what browser/operating system you are using and send you to the appropriate version. We may not have captured all of the browser/operating system combinations, so let us know if you have an issue.

I would suggest you bookmark the following link on your mobile device:

tigerdroppings.com/mobile

This is a link to the TD Mobile Home page. Right now, the only part of the site that is "mobilized" are the message boards.

Keep in mind that we are dealing with a very small screen, so we had to make considerations for horizontal spacing.

For the touch screen version, there are some shortcuts to get you to more advanced paging options within a thread. For example, if there are 10 pages in a thread, it will read "Page x of 10" in the top right of the screen. Click on "Page x of 10" and it will take you to the bottom where you can specify a page to jump to, or go to the first page, last page, etc.

Also, on the touch screen version, "Full Version" is a link that will take you to the regular PC version of that page you are on. At this time, there isn't a convenient way to get back to the mobile version other than to hit the back arrow on the browser, or use your bookmark.

Many of non-touch screen versions have even smaller screens. So, we had to limit the info that could be displayed. But we plan to tweak it to show as much as possible in the future.

Please let us know what you think. If you have any issues, it will be most helpful to know what phone and browser you are using.

Thanks.


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Please let us know what you think.


Not to be a kiss arse but it looks like you guys did a bang up job with the thing. Looks great on my phone.


Uncle JackD
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Great mobile site chicken


Chicken
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Great mobile site chicken
Thank you...Circus Child worked hard on this too. It was painful to use the site on our phones. Something had to be done.



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Looks like you fixed the reply issues from my Instinct.

ETA: Posted from my phone. Great job, Chitlins!
This post was edited on 8/31 at 3:28 pm


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wizziko
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it still looks the same on my HTC touch


Chicken
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it still looks the same on my HTC touch
touchscreen?

for the touch screen, we fixed some font issues, and added some paging options at the bottom of the thread, and changed some formatting...mostly cosmetic.


Chicken
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it still looks the same on my HTC touch
can you clarify what you mean?


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tigers84
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Looks and works great on the iphone


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wizziko
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yea it's touch screen. i thought it was supposed to look like the iphone version above


zeto
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Looks good Chicken. Loaded up fast on my Pre, even while I was streaming Pandora.


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Chicken
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click this, and post what you see...

LINK


Powerman
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i thought it was supposed to look like the iphone version above


Well obviously it's going to vary from phone to phone. Get an iphone


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wizziko
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Mozilla/4.0 (compatible; MSIE 6.0; Windows Mobile CE; IEMobile 8.12; MSIEMobile 6.0) Sprint:PPC6800


...and now the last reply button doesn't work


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WikiTiger
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I've been using it on my Android phone and it works awesome! Thanks for the feature!!!


ccla
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Why no "My Posts" button?


Powerman
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I've been using it on my Android phone and it works awesome! Thanks for the feature!!!



How do you like that phone? I thought about getting one but the tmobile service here is pretty wretched


chief420
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Very not bad, good work Chicken


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Chicken
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Why no "My Posts" button?
that is a part of search, which isn't ready yet.
This post was edited on 8/31 at 3:47 pm


1BIGTigerFan
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Not to be a kiss arse but it looks like you guys did a bang up job with the thing.

Kiss ass...
This post was edited on 8/31 at 3:45 pm


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