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Friday, 28 September 2012

Facebook begin deleting fake accounts

The world's largest social networking site have begun a mass purge of fake users on the site, in an attempt to make Facebook a more attractive proposition to prospective advertisers.

Thursday, 27 September 2012

Is this Facebook's responsibility?


A Dutch girl wanted to throw a private party to celebrate her sixteenth birthday. She created an event on Facebook and the ‘hostess’ forgot to choose the right privacy setting. Instead of choosing ‘friends’ she chose ‘public’, thereby making the party accessible to everyone with a Facebook account.

Wednesday, 26 September 2012

The Necromancy Of Myspace - Doomed Or Divine?


You'd have been forgiven for thinking it was 2004 all over again this week as 'Myspace' was again the social network on everyone's lips after the troubled site dropped a rather gorgeous video ahead of a planned re-re-(re?!)launch in the near future.




Thursday, 20 September 2012

Do you constantly forget things? Not any more!

If you are one of those people who constantly misplaces their belongings, then a pair of researchers might have invented the perfect solution for you.

Wednesday, 19 September 2012

iPhone vs Samsung S3

Now that the new iphone has been released some would say that the bigger screen/ battery, A6 chip and retina display is something short of the expectations that people had.

Tuesday, 18 September 2012

Google Drive in your mobile phone

Have you ever tried Google Drive?

With the apps for Android and iOS, your files and documents are also available wherever you are, on any device. Search for and share documents, access them offline and collaborate with others in real time on spreadsheets.



Friday, 14 September 2012

So, what's different about the iPhone 5?

Apple have unveiled the latest instalment of the iPhone this week, with Chief Executive Tim Cook describing it as the "biggest thing to happen to iPhone since the iPhone". This indicates that Apple believe the recent alterations made to the revolutionary smartphone will vastly improve the product and put it miles ahead of its predecessor and competitors. However, this big question is - how exactly is the iPhone 5 different?

Thursday, 13 September 2012

They are watching you

Did you know about the new camera that is able to recognise people's faces? Do you have any idea about what this new invention might do? Let's discuss now!



Friday, 7 September 2012

Are you addicted to your smartphone?

Many people often state that the feel lost without their phone, struggling to cope for the few days or hours that their phones are out of battery or being repaired. However the devotion of some people to their smartphone is simply astonishing and is depicted in the below infographic created by Mashable.

Thursday, 6 September 2012

What if Google has to pay copyright?


Only a few months after the protest for the Anti-Counterfeiting Trade Agreement (Acta), a new proposal about web copyright has emerged.

Copyright News

Wednesday, 5 September 2012

What's best for a student?

As the kids have headed back to school, its only the students who have to wait a little bit longer before returning back to higher education. The attraction of freshers week, and meeting up with all your friends that you've made at university is sure to get rid of your post summer blues. So before setting of, it's a good idea to make sure you've got your essentials in order, with the most important thing being your laptop.

                                            Study table
The debate between whether to buy a tablet or a laptop is quite an interesting subject, ecspecially for students who need practicality and moveability. Going to lectures and using your tablet to take notes and having them all saved in one place, and (backed up on your external hard drive). Will help keep you organised instead of having sheets of paper lying all over your room. However when the time comes to write up your dissertation it's better to use a laptop as the mechanical function of the product is just far better to use than a tablet. 

Tuesday, 4 September 2012

Have you watched "A Conversation With My 12 Year Old Self"?

This is a smart video created by Jeremiah McDonald. He uses a tape that he recorded as a child 20 years ago, and has a conversation with the 12-year-old version of himself.