I have an HTC desire and I really do love it. Well, mostly. I love everything about my phone except the lack of space in phone storage. I had hoped Froyo would end my misery, by allowing me to move apps to the SD card, but it’s only helped a small amount. There’s just not […]Read more "It’s Shit Like This, Android"
Right, time for a rant. Something which has slowly grown to annoy me is the number of websites which will change my language settings simply because they have managed to work out where I am sitting right now. In short, what I’d like to say to all webmasters who do this is “STOP IT!” For […]Read more "Location-Based Language Settings = Traveller Nightmare"
After a little ranting about the state of the internet in France, it occurred to me that English-speakers online need to try just a little bit harder to make life easier for non-English speakers. I came up with a short list of ideas for things we can all do to help non-English speakers online: Get […]Read more "Internet for non-English speakers"
Right. Time to get stuck in to a topic that hits a lot of nerves: Why some people import Tweets into Facebook. I’m not trying to start a debate here, rather to cast light on why some choose to do this. Firstly, I’ll mention that due to Facebook changing the news feed, Twitter and Google […]Read more "Feeding Facebook – About those bloody Twitter updates"
Watching Twitter at the moment is quite interesting as the Mikeyy worm is going around for the fourth time. TechCrunch has an update on how to get rid of it, but the gist is “Change your url, bio & hex colours, then log in/out and clear cache/cookies. To avoid infection, don’t look at people’s profiles […]Read more "Twitter says “Hello Mikeyy”"
It’s Christmas day and all of a sudden I get an email to say that my Facebook profile shows me as having a dating app on my profile. Seriously, how many people do you think will have a hard time explaining this to their spouses? Thanks for using Socialmoth Secrets. We are excited to announce […]Read more "Socialmoth is now SpeedDate? WTF?"
Today we’re going to get a little more serious about analysing current online trends. This should give you something to chat about with the lawyers at that dinner party this weekend, k? Right, let’s get into it… Social There has been a huge uptake of people using social networks in the past few years. Facebook […]Read more "What trends can we see developing online?"