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The best websites in the world…ever.Vol. 28

14 November 2008 | Annie Wakefield

Now I bought a house a few months ago – I know, I know, house price crash blah blah – so I’m currently blocking out all news related to house prices thank you very much. […]

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Good News in Bad Times

14 November 2008 | Alex Christie

Omniture is one of the largest analytics providers world wide, and in the 3rd Quarter of 2008, despite doom and gloom around the business world, it announced revenue of $77.8 million, which was a 108% […]

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The best websites in the world…ever. Vol.27

13 November 2008 | Tanya Goodin

I am going to keep this simple. Three favourites sites eh? OK, here we go.. Actually no, I am going to do my least favourite sites first: Sporting Life – slow and not so good […]

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Web 2.0 – 5 years on…

13 November 2008 | Alex Christie

Web 2.0 is 5 years old. Well, not yet, the concept is probably a wee bit older than the term "web 2.0" which first apparently arose from a brainstorming session between O’Reilly and MediaLive International.By […]

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Google launches videochat

13 November 2008 | Annie Wakefield

Google launched their voice and video applications on Gmail and Gtalk on 11 November, making the next best thing to actual in person face to face conversation easily available to everyone with a computer and […]

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Google tracks outbreak of virus

12 November 2008 | Alex Christie

Google today released information about a new project that could revolutionise the way our health services monitor and survey the outbreak of diseases within a given population. The Google.org site is specifically designed to track […]

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Microsoft’s new search strategy

12 November 2008 | Alex Christie

In a move that can be likened to Barack Obama asking George W Bush for political guidance, Microsoft has turned to one its former foes, Sun Micro Systems for marketing advice. The exact details of […]

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Browser Stats

12 November 2008 | Alex Christie

I don’t know about everyone else out there, but I am becoming increasing frustrated with having to test web sites in IE6 Surely it is time to call it a day and banish it to […]

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Google Local Postcode Lookup

12 November 2008 | Tanya Goodin

Looking for local results Well it’s new to me! I don’t often do searches that require a local solution but searching for ‘car rental’ today I noticed a nice wee offering from Google – is […]

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Making the case for Visual Studio 2008

11 November 2008 | Alex Christie

A big part of any successful organisation is ensuring that all expenditure is justified in terms of the expected ROI.  With this in mind I recently went in seek of documentation to support my development […]