Introduction (back to the 90’s)
Apple lovers (= those who would kill for a €599 iPhone and trade it for a €20 coupon within two years) have forced webdevelopers to go back to the 90’s. Those phones appear to have 56k modems, can’t play flash videos, and use screens even smaller than 800×600.
If you want to make a mobile version of your Drupal 6 site, you’ll not only have to strip half of your functionality, but also half of your html, css, js, images, flash and anything the w3c recommends since 1989.
I thought in terms of teletext (80’s kids will recall: texts, slow page loading, and low graphical use). (that it is what mobile is).