9 January 2008

Yahoo Life

With a number of stories floating around at the moment it is hard to ignore that something new and vibrant is happening within the Yahoo camp in California  This new direction appears to affect all aspects of the business, which could only be a positive for the user. They hope to re-gain ground lost to its rivals (Google, msn, newscorp) …

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8 January 2008

Speaking Freely

“Ok. The blog post seem to go well. So, I’m trying from my mobile now. Let’s see how we get on. Neal.” spoken through SpinVox

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8 January 2008

Speaking Freely

“You may remember yesterday I posted a blog on some voice recognition software that allows users to dictate their entries into a mobile phone. Following this post I received a call from Jonathan at SpinVox who offered to set me up with a trial of their service. I am always up something new so I said yes and what you …

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8 January 2008

Speaking Freely

“It’s test time on the voice recognition software. You may remember yesterday. I post a blog on some voice recognition software that uses to dictate their entries into mobile phones. Following this post I received a call from Jonathan at SpinVox who offered to set me up with a trial of their service. I am always up to something new …

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8 January 2008

Project Management Tips

Some useful tips when managing a project: Keep it simple. Stick with what works. Put the real before the ideal. Have a process but be flexible. When all else fails, just work. Make sure everyone knows the goals of the project. Make sure everyone knows what their role is and what’s expected of them. Keep track of the schedule and …

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8 January 2008

Blogging made easy – part 2

It’s test time on the voice recognition software You may remember yesterday I posted a blog on some voice recognition software that allows users to dictate their entries into a mobile phone. Following this post I received a call from Jonathan at SpinVox who offered to set me up with a trial of their service. I am always up for …

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8 January 2008

Yahoo! open up their mobile software and Intel make some bold predictions

On Monday Yahoo! announced to the world that it will be opening up its mobile platform, so that external programmers will be able to develop new applications for Yahoo pages accessed on mobile handsets.  With Yahoo’s overall growth faltering somewhat in recent years, the announcement is most certainly a strategic move to try and make up some lost ground to …

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7 January 2008

The Olympic Year and SEO in China

The 2008 Olympics is absolutely a great festival for all the Chinese, as it is the first time that China would host the game.  Almost everyone in China would pay attention to anything that related to Olympics. On a Search Expo held in Beijing in Sep 2007, it was indicated that search engine would be a big helper to increase …

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7 January 2008

Wiki Search Launched

After declaring that Internet Search is currently broken, Wikipedia co-founder Jimmy Wales spend several months of development and acquisitions to assemble the infrastructure needed to build a search engine to fix the problem. Wiki’s new Search Engine officially goes live today. Wiki Search is a product of Wiki Inc. a for-profit company wholly separate from the Wikimedia Foundation. Following a …

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