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New Windows 8 operating system available in a year’s time

30 June 2010 | Alex Christie

News has been leaked onto the internet that Microsoft has started work on their next operating system, predictably named Windows 8. On the back of the hugely successful Window 7, it seems that Microsoft isn’t [...]

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Usability best practice, Part 4 – Using personas

30 June 2010 | Alex Christie

Carrying on the series ‘Usability best practice’ I am focusing on the use of personas explaining what they are, why they are useful and how to implement them. What is a persona? Personas, invented by [...]

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Microsofts IE9 gathers pace

29 June 2010 | Alex Christie

There was a lot of noise coming from the Microsoft camp when Internet Explorer 8 was launched. But the fact that it was soon announced that Microsoft was to start developing IE9 pretty much confirmed [...]

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Support to end for Windows XP Service Pack 2

17 June 2010 | Alex Christie

Microsoft has announced that on 13 July 2010 they will suspend support for Windows XP SP2(Service pack 2). This means that Microsoft will no longer be testing newly discovered vulnerabilities to determine if Windows XP [...]

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Cape Town CSR success

17 June 2010 | Annie Wakefield

The Cape Town office headed for Vuyani Primary in high spirits on Tuesday, despite talk of snow on Table Mountain. We braved everything the wintery Cape Town weather had to throw at us, from bright [...]

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Google, Bing and social media bling – taking bets on the content currency exchange

16 June 2010 | Henry Elliss

As you will know from Neil’s blog, the world of search has changed massively in the past 15 years. Heck, it’s changed massively in the past 15 weeks – so looking forward 15 years in [...]

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Brand lessons from the history of search

16 June 2010 | Tanya Goodin

There’s little point in looking back unless you can learn something so I wanted to use today’s birthday retrospective to pull out some useful, relevant and fresh understanding for brands engaging in SEO. I was [...]

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Cape Town CSR project kicks off

14 June 2010 | Annie Wakefield

Football fever has us all in its grasp here in Cape Town, and the football analogies are going to last until the very last game…but we have taken a moment to remember our CSR project [...]

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World Cup kick-off – time for FIFA to reach out online

11 June 2010 | Tanya Goodin

When the controversial new ball is kicked for the first time competitively at the Soccer City Stadium in Johannesburg today, the biggest sporting event in the world will be underway. Online and offline, millions of [...]

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World Cup: It is here

11 June 2010 | Annie Wakefield

South Africa woke to the distinctive sound of the iconic vuvuzela this morning, as the Fifa World Cup finally arrived. We’ve been waiting like children on Christmas Eve for months now as the excitement built. [...]