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The Blame Game

One of the problems with the Web marketing business is that it is very easy for new companies to come along and blame the previous company for all the problems. Some companies specialise in this approach.  Surprisingly, nothing is ever … Continue reading

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Microsoft Explosive Poo Wonderland

Bill Gates’ charity, the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, have made a stink this week – in a good way. The charity is raising awareness of a significant problem all over the world today: the wasting of drinking water by … Continue reading

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Apple Stealth Their Way to the Top of the Gaming Market

After dominating the handset and app markets for so long – or at the very least, holding a significant market share – Apple have begun to close the net on a market they were once expected to revolutionise. The company … Continue reading

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Mountain Lion

Apple have once more upped their game in the personal computing field, with the recent release of the new Mac operating system – Mountain Lion. Not the first operating system to be released under an unorthodox moniker – the last … Continue reading

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Facebook may have 54 million fake users

Facebook said earlier this year that it estimates 5 – 6% of those registered with the social network may be fake Facebook accounts. So not real people reading the ads that we are seeing on the site. Does this matter … Continue reading

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Ch-Ch-Changes – Facebook Press On

Facebook certainly aren’t afraid to rock the boat when it comes to updating their services. The company has come under fire a few times in the past couple of years after updating the user interface with little warning. The now-default … Continue reading

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Happy Birthday iPhones

Tomorrow marks the fifth birthday of one of the most popular devices of the past decade – Apple’s iconic smartphone, the iPhone. January 2007 brought us the first whiff of a versatile, high-powered mobile device, with the iPhone being displayed … Continue reading

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Losing Ground – Further Setbacks For Google Maps

Google have taken another sizeable blow this week; just the latest in a long line of recent setbacks. Everything from legal intervention and criminal investigations to the loss of a portion of traffic to their eponymous search engine, following outrage … Continue reading

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One If By Land, Two If By Sea – Three If By Waterway

Google made the news once again in June with the announcement that Google Maps would soon be updating its database to include canals and waterways as viable routes for travel. The announcement came after Google partnered up with the Canal … Continue reading

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New Microsoft Device To Lock Horns With Apple’s Iconic iPad

Microsoft, perennial rival of Mac masterminds Apple Inc, have this week announced that they will be expanding into a niche in which they have so far been dominated by other companies – the lucrative tablet industry. It has been speculated … Continue reading

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