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Thursday, 28 March 2013

Smartphone users check their Facebook almost fourteen times a day

The most used apps on androids and iPhones are email 78%, web browsing 72% and Facebook 70%. When waking up 80% of smartphone users check their device within a quarter of an hour. On average we spend half an hour a day on Facebook. These are a few of the remarkable outcomes from research conducted by market research company the International Data Corporation (IDC). IDC investigated the habits of 7,500 US smartphone users over the period of one week in March.

Wednesday, 27 March 2013

Medical Tricorder from Star Trek is becoming reality.

Are you a fan of captains Kirk & Picard? If so then you will probably like Mike Lazaridis’ idea...
According to Bloomberg, the BlackBerry inventor is about to bring the medical tricorder directly from Star Trek and into reality.

Tuesday, 26 March 2013

Facebook Dominates Social Media World Map

Recent research has revealed that Facebook's global domination has continued in recent years and it is now the most used social network on many continents. Despite this rising popularity, doubts remain over whether or not it is the most successful social platform for advertising and brand building.

Friday, 22 March 2013

Twitter Celebrates 7th Birthday

Twitter celebrated its 7th birthday yesterday and released the below video on their YouTube channel to celebrate. The video shows just how far the social network has come and how important it has become in our daily lives, especially when important events take place across the globe. It also reminds us of some of Twitter's milestones, so take a look and let me know your views.

Wednesday, 20 March 2013

Using Skype in China is unsafe...

An American researcher recently discovered that the Chinese Government could use Skype as a means of controlling which topics are spoken about by residents.

Tuesday, 19 March 2013

Samsung vs. Apple - The Battle Continues

The two tech giants have found a new battle ground, as Samsung confirms the development of a smart watch.

Like the epic Hollywood-produced battles between Darth Vader and Luke Skywalker, or assorted 'Halflings' vs. an army of orcs, etc... can always find new material for a sequel, prequel or TV spin off, the economic slugging-match between Samsung and Apple has just moved into a new arena.

Monday, 18 March 2013

5 Tips To Prepare For AdWords Enhanced Campaigns

Enhanced Campaigns from +Google Ads may seem easy to switch over to, but really should be thought about in depth, as they represent a diametric change in the way advertisers set up and manage their mobile, tablet and desktop Internet marketing campaigns.

Friday, 15 March 2013

How Not to Manage your Social Media Profiles

London Luton Airport made a huge social media mistake, when an employee used a picture of a crashed plane to promote the airport. The below update was made along with the caption "Because we are such a super airport... this is what we prevent you from when it snows... Weeee :)".

Wednesday, 13 March 2013

2 minutes and 38 seconds of happiness!

A video uploaded just 6 days ago has already amassed more then 1,400,000 views, more then 17,000 Likes and nearly 4,000 comments...

You cannot miss this 2,38 minutes of granted happiness!

Monday, 11 March 2013

Google Glasses Banned

 Google Glass has not yet been released, but has already been banned in a Seattle bar. Likely only the first of many establishments to act over concerns of customer privacy.

Friday, 8 March 2013

Use Social Media To your Advantage in your Job Search

The number of Employers using social media as part of the process of searching for the ideal candidate is rising, with many examining your social profiles at the pre-interview stage. Therefore you should make sure that your profiles are in ship shape and that you have hidden all the incriminating evidence. But what if you want to use your social profile in the process of finding the perfect vacancy for yourself? Below are some tips to help you achieve this.

Thursday, 7 March 2013

Apple refunds five year old boy's £1,700 spending spree

When Danny Kitchen was using the family's iPad he accidentally spent £1,700 on iTunes downloads in only 15 minutes! He had asked his dad Greg to put in the pass code. His dad had no problem with this, thinking his son was going to play a free game.

Wednesday, 6 March 2013

Leistungsschutzrecht: Internet copyright in Germany.

As we discussed in September in "What if Google has to pay copyright?", Germany was working on a bill for Chancellor Merkel to protect editors from the "Big Google" and others feed aggregators. The so-called “Leistungsschutzrecht” passed Germany’s lower house, the Bundestag, on 1st of March 293 to 243.

Tuesday, 5 March 2013

Artist to Take a Photo with Every Facebook Friend

Most of us have Facebook friends that we barely know and some that we've never met, but what is the best course of action for these so called friends? Typically we will either just delete them or more commonly we allow them to continue to be online friends, but just ignore their updates. Yet Ty Morin has decided to undertake a very different approach and will visit all of his Facebook friends in person, taking photos of them doing something they value.

Monday, 4 March 2013

Friday, 1 March 2013

Wear Your Password On Your Wrist

Protect all your unprotected data using a wearable device, with PassBan's technology. Watch the video below to see how this interesting concept operates.