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Twitter’s new login page – is it just the start?

30 July 2009 | Alex Christie

Is Twitter paving the way for an update to the rest of the site’s presentation with a change in their login page? I bet most regular users dont see the login page, as its bookmarked [...]

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Five tips to speed up your computer

30 July 2009 | Alex Christie

Tip 1: Remove unused programs Removing unused programs helps in two ways. Firstly, it will free up hard drive space giving you more room, however more importantly a lot of programs try to run on [...]

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Social networking phenomenon

29 July 2009 | Alex Christie

Whilst we may challenge and debate the stats, the latest global social media trends should, at the very least, encourage marketers to begin the conversation with their Social Media partners, and importantly, their customers. UM’s [...]

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Search Engines join forces, Google worried?

29 July 2009 | Tanya Goodin

YaBing, or Microhoo? Finally Yahoo! and Microsoft have decided to join forces no doubt hoping the synergy they create will be enough to take on Google in both natural search and through their online advertising [...]

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Back to school!

28 July 2009 | Annie Wakefield

This weekend Tamar’s own Barrie Bowles visited Oak Lodge School in Balham, the location of our 2009 UK Charity project. It was the first time that anyone has visited since we completed the project in June, [...]

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Google financial insight

28 July 2009 | Alex Christie

Well the second quarter results for Search engines have now being made public. Google’s results were positive and ahead of analysts expectations.  Revenue of $5.5bn was an increase of 3 per cent quarter-on-quarter from 2008.  [...]

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Understanding content and context

24 July 2009 | Tanya Goodin

The challenge for Search Engines This morning I was searching online and came  across a site ranking OK for a niche term but what got me was the fact that that the company was actually [...]

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That is Twice

23 July 2009 | Alex Christie

As if we did not know already, Twitter is fast creaping into every corner of society and I have three examples of this inexorible spread today. 1.  Probably the least surprising is the plethora of [...]

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Windows 7: bits I’m gonna like

22 July 2009 | Alex Christie

I’m hearing a lot of good things about Windows 7 right now. After taking advantage of the early adopter scheme, and ordering a copy of the Home Premium edition, I’m feeling a little twang of [...]

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PC vs Mac – It’s on!

21 July 2009 | Alex Christie

Microsoft’s chief operating officer,  Kevin Turner,  says they are planning to open their retail stores “right next door to Apple” in the few months. Microsoft and Apple have been fighting it out for years over [...]