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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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Don’t forget about Wolfram Alpha

6 October 2009 | Alex Christie

Wolfram Alpha had a large surge of traffic a few months back when it launched and was lauded by some as “the Google killer”. “Killer” it was not, nor was it ever intended to be. [...]

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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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The rise of the machine

23 September 2009 | Annie Wakefield

As computer applications become more logic-oriented and increasingly intelligent, one must begin to wonder – will the day come when artificial intelligence will outstrip human intelligence? Computer-based systems are continuously becoming more intelligent in all [...]

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Twitter in Pole Position

16 September 2009 | Alex Christie

I’m a huge F1 racing fan. Most people find this odd, those cars seem to just follow each other round in a noisy procession for an hour and a half, occasionally stopping for a pit [...]

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Twitter: Bots Be Warned?

15 September 2009 | Milly Diaz

According to Mashable, Twitter’s recently announced ‘new’ Terms of Service may mean the end of bots. Apparently, Ev and Biz want to keep things ‘human’ and an account could be subject to termination, “if your [...]

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If you’re reading this, chances are you’re an addict

9 September 2009 | Annie Wakefield

Are you a single, college-educated, white male in your 30s? Do you spend approximately thirty hours a week on non-essential computer use? Do you sometimes hide your surfing? Do you go online to improve your [...]

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Deconstruct 09 – 04 September 2009

9 September 2009 | Alex Christie

Deconstruct 09 is a grass-roots conference that aims to bring together some of the brightest minds in the digital industry from around the world. The focus for 2009 was the challenge of designing for tomorrow [...]

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Image search: am I doing it wrong?

19 August 2009 | Annie Wakefield

There’s no doubt that image optimisation has the potential to increase traffic, but I want to know why more sites don’t make better use of this? Or am I doing it wrong? I use Google [...]

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Twitter and URL shortening will ruin the internet

17 August 2009 | Alex Christie

URL shortening services are very new, only really entering the mainstream with twitter. If you use twitter you have used a lot of the shortening services out there, it all started with tinyURL, which was [...]