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Facebook and Twitter play nicely – for the sake of the celebs?

21 August 2009 | Henry Elliss

Good news for anybody who runs a Facebook page AND a twitter account – you can now link the two together. Bad news for anybody in that group who’d like to use Twitter as the [...]

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No Joke, Video’s Coming to Print!

20 August 2009 | Milly Diaz

Abso-freaking-mazing! American TV broadcaster CBS has found a way to cut through the noise of our modern “message” saturated world. With the help of ad partner, Pepsi, they’re advertising their fall TV show line up [...]

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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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The Race to 1 Billion – Facebook UK hits 20m

19 August 2009 | Milly Diaz

About a month ago, TechCrunch leaked some internal Twitter papers and the expose revealed Biz Stone and co.’s dreamworld projection of 1 billion tweeters by 2013. Love the ‘blue sky’ thinking, Biz! But, I think [...]

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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 [...]

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BlackBerry – Coming soon to a Mac near you

16 August 2009 | Alex Christie

After years of promising Mac support for the BlackBerry, RIM are finally releasing a Macintosh version of the popular BlackBerry Desktop Manager. Looking somewhat similar to iTunes, RIM says the new sofware will enable users to: [...]

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Internet Explorer 8 is partnering with top search providers like Bing, Wikipedia, Yahoo!, Amazon

15 August 2009 | Alex Christie

Internet Explorer 8 is partnering with top search providers like Bing, Wikipedia, Yahoo!, Amazon to deliver visual suggestions that provide you with immediate answers. For example, typing “Isaac Newt” with Wikipedia visual suggestions will instantly [...]

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Windows 7 minus IE 8 for EU

12 August 2009 | Alex Christie

Microsoft has announced that Internet Explorer 8 will not be shipped with the Windows 7 release for Europe. This is to ensure that Microsoft complies with the competition laws of the European Union. They also [...]

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Microsoft will not give up on Internet Explorer 6

12 August 2009 | Alex Christie

High profile traffic sites like YouTube and Digg are considering dropping support for Internet Explorer 6 very soon, as they are increasingly growing frustrated with modifying their sites to support Internet Explorer 6. From a [...]

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FriendFeed, Search and Lite – Facebook is having a busy week

12 August 2009 | Henry Elliss

I don’t know whether it’s the same in your line of work, but personally, I usually find when getting back from holiday that all the big stories of the year seem to have broken while [...]