Tanya Goodin

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Where oh where are the CEO blogs?

8 October 2009 | Tanya Goodin

Blogging appears to be the hot topic of the week. On Monday, the US Federal Trade Commission issued a blogger clamp down. Then on Wednesday, I came across two interesting blog-related posts. In the morning [...]

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Twitter support technology #FAIL

6 October 2009 | Tanya Goodin

If you’re a regular reader of the Tamar blog (or indeed, if you follow any of our prolific tweeters on Twitter itself) you will know how much we love the micro-blogging platform du-jour. Not only [...]

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Online is bigger than TV

30 September 2009 | Tanya Goodin

So PricewaterhouseCoopers tells us today as TV’s 50 year reign as the UK’s leading medium is over, with TV accounting for only 21.9% of all advertising spend compared to online’s 23.5%. Well the inevitable has [...]

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Social Climbing With Twitter

29 September 2009 | Tanya Goodin

At last week’s Net Imperative Twitter or Bitter debate, one of the panellist commented, “Facebook is for people you used to know, Twitter is for people you want to know.” In my opinion, the panellist’s [...]

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How did anti-social become social?

25 September 2009 | Tanya Goodin

If the history of the world was compressed into 1 year, homosapiens would have been around for 12 minutes, agriculture for 1 minute, the industrial revolution was 2 seconds ago, computers have been around for [...]

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Jackson death highlights Twitter power – for good and bad!

30 June 2009 | Henry Elliss

Like most people my age, I was very saddened to hear about Michael Jackson‘s death last week. And like most people of my technological inclination, I first heard the news through Twitter. Actually, to be fair [...]

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The Internet is not dead… and neither is Jeff Goldblum

30 June 2009 | Tanya Goodin

To paraphrase Mark Twain: “Reports of the Internet’s death have been great exaggerated”. Unlike poor Michael Jackson. Here on the Tamar blog we’ve remained relatively quiet on the subject of Michael Jackson up until now [...]

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CSR Project 2009 – Day 4

12 June 2009 | Alex Christie

And so we come to Tamar’s final day of the 2009′s community project at Oak Lodge school. With the school’s art exhibition scheduled that very evening, the pressure was on to get our projects complete [...]

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Oak Lodge – Day 3

10 June 2009 | Alex Christie

  ‘Frustration, content, calm, and surprise’ are emotions that shape our every day. But seeing and experiencing these through the eyes of extraordinary children aged 11 to 19 years, all of whom have one thing in common, [...]

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Oak Lodge – Day 2

10 June 2009 | Alex Christie

There is a real sense of enjoyment from Team Tamar at the end of day 2 as all our Oak Lodge projects start to take shape – see Aaron’s blog today for all the details [...]