Posts by Henry Elliss

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Packrat Creators Honour SXSW Conference

7 March 2008 | Henry Elliss

It looks like the makers of Packrat are celebrating the start of the SXSW (South by South West) conference – March 7th to 16th in Texas, as they have added a new collection to the [...]

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Social Media Mavens Getting Richer

6 March 2008 | Henry Elliss

I’m sure you’ll all have seen the stories in the news this morning announcing that Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg has made it on to this year’s Forbes Rich-list in position number 785. But who else [...]

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PackRat – Most Addictive Facebook Game So Far?

29 February 2008 | Henry Elliss

Over the past few weeks I have been ‘reviewing’ (aka. slowly getting addicted to) a number of new applications on Facebook, with my current favourite being Packrat. It’s one of those games that isn’t entirely [...]

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Facebook Fatigue? That’s Sooo Last Month!

22 February 2008 | Henry Elliss

The boffins at Nielsen have put out a report showing that social networking use has seen a drop in user numbers for the first time in ages – and it’s getting picked up by a [...]

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UK political parties failing miserably online

18 February 2008 | Henry Elliss

Back in October, we posted a note on how the Tories were winning the battle for the (web 2.0) popularity contest. Well, according to a paper posted by the Centre for Policy Studies today, the [...]

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UK ALMOST beating Canada on Facebook Users

13 February 2008 | Henry Elliss

The battle for second place in the "Facebook Active Users" chart continues at pace, with the UK now showing signs of a late charge. As of this morning there are only 15,000 users separating the [...]

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Chris Moyles Makes Waves on Facebook

8 February 2008 | Henry Elliss

As the Guardian Unlimited pointed out in their blog this week, the Chris Moyles Radio 1 show have recently gained themselves a Facebook fan page – which is getting HUGE amounts of interest from Facebookers. [...]

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Great Facebook article in the Times

4 February 2008 | Henry Elliss

In case you don’t read the Times (or the Times Online!), here’s a link to the brilliant article that ran over the weekend on Facebook, including quotes from both myself and Tamar CEO Tanya Goodin. [...]

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A Small World? I Wouldn’t Know!

28 January 2008 | Henry Elliss

For a while now, I’ve been desperately searching for somebody who can invite me to the Social Network "A Small World" – so far to no avail. It is becoming evident that I obviously don’t [...]

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London Network Hits 2 Million; UK passes 8 Million

23 January 2008 | Henry Elliss

If you’re a regular reader of this blog, you’ll know that I have been keeping a close eye on the number of active Facebook users in the Top 10 countries; Well, just today another mile-stone [...]