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Are there any news about an official iPhone app or a Mobile optimized website for SO?

I love SO and I'd like to check my question status and to manage my personal informations. Is there someone working on it? I get it's pretty hard to do, but, seriously, this is a programming website and no one is programming an app for it? I found Six to Eight which is great, but it has no account manager settings.

Meanwhile could you please create a mobile optimized version, so that logging, writing and reading get a little bit easier?

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up vote 2 down vote accepted

The StackExchange Api V1.0 is read only and that's the main reason why no one is programming an app for it.*

Quoting Jeff here:

Version 1 is read only. Coming up with a solid API is hard enough without adding writing and authentication to the mix. For the initial release, it’s a read-only API. We’ll take on the much more challenging problem of writing (and authentication) in v2.

If you are looking for an optimized mobile site for your reading pleasure, have a look to StackMobile.

*I believe there won't be any V2.0 version with write support in the near future

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What about a mobile-optimized-website? – Shoe Jan 5 '11 at 11:57

The (beta) mobile theme has been rolled out to all sites on Stack Exchange, you should be able to see it on your mobile devices.

See here.

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Just as standardization and as a suggestion, from someone that worked with mobile sites for the past 2 years, keep the subdomain as your mobile version as well of the site and if possible, when detecting the mobile phone (can be done using WURFL), do a redirect to either one automatically. It is quite painful to create this logic with 100% of achievement but it is worth it for the mobile experience.

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