Tanya Goodin

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And the winner of the US Elections is

4 November 2008 | Tanya Goodin

… the internet! For the first time in my life on the evening of a major UK or US election I’m going out for the evening and I haven’t bothered to check whether there will [...]

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Why I’m a Bond girl – my Top Five Bond gadgets

2 November 2008 | Tanya Goodin

Hands up all those who mainly watch Bond for the gadgets? I saw Quantum of Solace last night and whilst I’m not at all immune to the charms of Daniel Craig I confess the real [...]

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All of a twitter about bowels…

1 November 2008 | Tanya Goodin

I was trying to explain twitter yesterday to a friend who had never heard of it and seeing his blank incomprehension resorted to “it’s like status updates on steroids”. He got it but it made [...]

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Blogging is dead….long live the blog?

28 October 2008 | Tanya Goodin

There’s been a deluge of posts this week about ‘the death of the blog’. ‘All very 2004′ seems to be the conclusion with seasoned observers commenting that amateur blogs have been drowned in the blogosphere [...]

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Does your mother know?

24 October 2008 | Tanya Goodin

I love the email going round at the moment ‘why you shouldn’t have your work managers as facebook friends‘ which regales the story of the hapless employee who told his boss he was taking the [...]

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Happy Birthday Google!

5 September 2008 | Tanya Goodin

Can anyone remember life before Google? I certainly struggle to and Tamar is actually three years older than Google, 10 this month. I dimly remember back when Google first became a blip on the internet [...]

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Counting the cost for Yahoo!

7 August 2008 | Tanya Goodin

Goodness Yahoo! is in a mess isn’t it? Having thought that he’d scraped through a shareholders’ vote of confidence Jerry Yang now finds that a recount of the votes cast against him has been demanded [...]

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Luddites and landscapes

12 July 2008 | Tanya Goodin

In the 70s when I was still living at home I opened the door one day to an opportunist salesman who showed my parents an aerial photo of our house, taken the previous week by [...]

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Blog posts…What makes a good one?

10 July 2008 | Annie Wakefield

It has become one of the most popular ways for people to express themselves and even for companies to get their words out online. The blogsphere is well and truly established and on a rampage. [...]

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Babies = End of Your Social (Networking) Life?

4 July 2008 | Henry Elliss

As regular readers may notice, the Tamar Social Media blog has been a little quieter over the past three weeks. The reason behind this pre-summer lull isn’t that we’ve all gone on lovely hot holidays, [...]