Posts by Alex Christie

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The best websites in the world…ever.vol.35

2 December 2008 | Alex Christie

At the last count there were over 100million websites available on t’internet – that’s some number, and for me rather hard to comprehend.  So with this in mind it was challenging to try and establish [...]

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Social Networking to give you Power.

1 December 2008 | Alex Christie

Social Networking has been a revolutionary international breakthrough, where I can have and meet people from all over the world on a multitude of social platforms. Some examples of this include Myspace, Facebook, Hi5 and [...]

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The best websites in the world…ever.Vol. 34

1 December 2008 | Alex Christie

It’s quite hard to select just 3 sites as my favourites but if I must: TWIT: Short for This Week In Tech, is a one man netcast/screencast network staring Leo Laporte. he network has a [...]

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Spotlight falls on Baidu’s search algorithm

1 December 2008 | Alex Christie

It doesn't seem that a month goes by without China having to deal with another product scandal, whether it is milk, eggs, toys or in this case medical products. But this latest scandal has strangely [...]

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SQL Server 2008 – Your Data, Any Place, Any Time

28 November 2008 | Alex Christie

SQL Server 2008 delivers on Microsoft’s Data Platform vision by helping your organization manage any data, any place, any time. Store data from structured, semi-structured, and unstructured documents, such as images and rich media, directly [...]

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The best websites in the world…ever.Vol.32

27 November 2008 | Alex Christie

I scoured my brain trying to come up with my 3 favourite/best websites, the difficult thing is that I don't really have favourite websites, I could mention all the biggies you-tube, facebook, flickr, BBC, (yawn)  [...]

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jQuery Intellisense for VS 2008

27 November 2008 | Alex Christie

Microsoft has released new intellisense support for the Visual Studio family. This is now available to download and use on Visual Studio 2008 and Visual Web Developer 2008 Express (which is free).   Steps to [...]

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Search images by colour

27 November 2008 | Alex Christie

What consists of yellow, green, mauve and a deep red? To perfectly honest, I do not know, but I have found an interesting image search that might!  Idée Labs have released their Multicolr (It seems [...]

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Google search undergoes changes

26 November 2008 | Alex Christie

Google, the search giant, has announced that its search service is to undergo some major changes that will make its service more inclusive of the Web 2.0 generation. At the moment users wishing to search [...]

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UK mobile internet use sky rockets

26 November 2008 | Alex Christie

Nielsen has published stats that show the UK mobile internet use is growing 8 times faster than  PC internet use and (no surprises here) the average age of mobile users is younger than online. Massive [...]