Tag Archives: apps

Face Recognition – The Elephant in the Room

Back in June of this year, Facebook enabled auto tagging for photographs. The storm of controversy that this unleashed resounded around the net and resulted in a rapid reversal and face recognition was swiftly hidden behind a multitude of privacy … Continue reading

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Google+ – Secret Circles, Mobile vs Web Experience and Sharing

G+1 Secret Circles Circles are your very own catalogue and filing system and how you set up and manage them will largely depend on how you use the share and read functions. Circles can be embedded and duplicated which make … 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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Reflections on conversations over time

Asynchronous conversations probably started out with the advent of a postal system and handwritten letters – images of the traditional postie on his trusty bike, sauntering up the gravel paths to the front door, popping a bundle of assorted envelopes … Continue reading

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Beta Bunny reviews Localmind

Localmind With a spate of geo-locational apps flooding the market and competing for our check-ins ( aka our data ) Localmind enables users to ask other Localminds questions based upon their location. This is a step towards making apps that … Continue reading

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Smart Phones?

Recently I have been fortunate enough to play with three smart phones – an interesting experience indeed! šŸ™‚ Each phone has it’s own particular style and functionality, I guess it would be wrong to call it a personality, anthropomorphising a … Continue reading

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Geo dis-location

A couple of days ago I tweeted about a geolocation app that was deeply cree.py Since then there have been a number of blog posts and Tweets about this app and what it does. The big message from this is … Continue reading

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