Monthly Archives: June 2011

Mobile Apps winning hands down over mobile web – idle speculation..

I wonder if there’s there a reason behind this trend or is it a transitory phase as the wifi coverage improves. Based in a field in Galway there is poor access to mobile web but apps are great. Is it … Continue reading

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Facebook – a bid for world domination in the data mining game?

Facebook is the worlds largest data mine. Personally I do my best to prevent this by lying woefully about my age, gender, location and other variable purchasing decisions. Yes I even use a stolen credit card online, so if anyone … Continue reading

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Facebook Futures – Stability and Critical Mass

Scaremongering reports, usually entitled “Facebook numbers fall” or “Facebook in decline” – just google for the full variety – lead to suggest the demise of the social media giant. The blogosphere is aghast and thoroughly titllated, offering a vast number … Continue reading

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Can soaps save ink?

When television first became mainstream I imagine there was a lot of talk and discussion ( not in the blogosphere obviously…) on how this would be the death of newsprint and magazines.  Now with the advent of online access to … Continue reading

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