08 Jul 2010
For Art Howe, the era of mobile news began June 25, 2009, the day entertainer Michael Jackson died.
Howe, a Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist who is CEO of Verve Wireless, was sitting in a crowded airplane on the ground awaiting an open gate, when the news of Jackson’s death broke. He watched and listened as mobile phones beeped and buzzed with news alerts. Like ripples moving across a pond, mo