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30 Mar 2011

Googles +1 is set to answer Facebooks “like” button

No Comments SEO, Social Media, Websites
Google is making a big new push into social with a feature called Google “+1” that is similar in purpose to the Facebook “Like” button, but integrated directly into the world’s biggest search engine.Starting Wednesday 30th March, users who opt into the +1 button experiment (and soon everyone else) in Google Labs will start seeing a +1 icon next to each link in Google search results, pretty neat huh?. Note this is only available to users.Google defines this action as a Read more [...]
29 Mar 2011

NEW ‘SUPER 8’ Sci-Fi Viral Site Discovered in trailer

No Comments Films, Marketing, News, Videos, Websites
Here's something slightly different from my usual blurbs about web, tech and stuff. Now I'm a bit of a movie fan...just love a good action packed story driven movie and the cinema is just a haven for good times. I'll admit I get pretty excited about a lot of movies, especially the epics (overused word). Favourite movies include, Lord of the rings, Gladiator and Star Wars etc - You get the idea...though Jackass 3D is also up there 🙂 However Sci-Fi is not something that's usually tickled me...except Read more [...]
27 Mar 2011

Sildenafil AKA Viagra – All you need to know

No Comments Life, Websites
Ok this is a weird one, and before I continue I'd just like to lay down a few ground rules, I DON'T USE VIAGRA!Ok, so now that's over with...this popped up on my Twitter feed from Qwiki, which if you haven't used already you really should...revolutionary new browsing and information resource. I thought it was pretty interesting as it's not something i've looked into, ever, at all lol!Anyhoo...i'm not going to make a practical joke at the expense of those with an erectile dysfuntion, it's Read more [...]
15 Mar 2011

A Few Simple IE9 Customisation Ideas and Tips

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Here's some really cool and really simple IE9 customisation ideas and tips for you to play about with. Also checkout this IE9 starter guide. Display the menu bar by default The menu bar is not shown in IE9 by default. You can show and hide it by pressing ALT. To show the menu bar permanently, open the registry editor, by typing regedit via Start Menu\Run. Look for HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Policies\Microsoft, right-click Microsoft, select New then click Key. Name this key Internet Explorer, right-click Read more [...]
15 Mar 2011

IE9 released today: Here’s a starter guide

No Comments News, Websites
Microsoft will be releasing the final version of IE9 today at 9 pm PST. Excited? maybe, I still have reservations about the IE experience and just generally how much of a ball ache it is to optimise websites for. However so far the news results and tests have been somewhat promising we can only hold our breathe. In the meantime here is a starter guide for IE9 ripped off from some other tech site. Thought it might be useful. I haven't had a chance to properly test IE9 other than the RC version, mainly Read more [...]