Blogs

Watch out Facebook, Google+ is now the world’s second largest social network and it’s growing fast!, Bytesize

Watch out Facebook, Google+ is now the world’s second largest social network and it’s growing fast!

Figures from Global Web Index now track Google+ as the second largest social network in the world, with 343 million monthly active users. Can Facebook fend off competition from Google?

By | Bytesize, Digital Digest | Monday, 28 January 2013 at 4:24 pm

Twitter launches Vine – a six second video sharing service, but is that really long enough?, Bytesize

Twitter launches Vine – a six second video sharing service, but is that really long enough?

Does Twitter’s Vine app have what it takes to become the Instagram of video? Or is six seconds just far too short?

By | Bytesize, Digital Digest, Science & Technology | Friday, 25 January 2013 at 2:28 pm

Google updates image search with inline previews and faster performance, Bytesize

Google updates image search with inline previews and faster performance

Google’s desktop image search receives a UI overhaul starting today. The update include faster results, inline previews and a more intuitive design.

By | Bytesize, Digital Digest | Thursday, 24 January 2013 at 1:41 pm

Bytesize Blog: Review of Blazewear heated gloves, Digital Digest

Bytesize Blog: Review of Blazewear heated gloves

Alex Masters tests out Blazewear’s latest range of heated gloves to see how well they perform for those of us who suffer with poor circulation.

By | Digital Digest, Science & Technology | Wednesday, 23 January 2013 at 1:07 pm

Video: Five tributes to Pong, Digital Digest

Video: Five tributes to Pong

One of the original gaming forerunners –Atari, today has filed for bankruptcy and plans to sell its logo and video game titles. To mark the loss to the gaming industry and honour the 40-year-old franchise here are five videos Pong-related videos.

By | Digital Digest, Notebook, Science & Technology | Tuesday, 22 January 2013 at 6:05 pm

Social selling is the creepiest retail technology invention of all, Digital Digest

Social selling is the creepiest retail technology invention of all

Conventional wisdom from all the self-appointed online experts on social selling is that businesses need to Tweet and Facebook their customers to within an inch of their lives. You’ve seen the kind of thing: “Hello, I’m on the toilet! Quilted Kleenex is the new cool! Lemon scented soap? LOL!”

By | Digital Digest, Notebook, Science & Technology | Tuesday, 22 January 2013 at 2:26 pm

The thinnest and lightest tablet in the world: Sony unveils the Xperia Tablet Z, Digital Digest

The thinnest and lightest tablet in the world: Sony unveils the Xperia Tablet Z

Sony are back on the scene with a brand new Android tablet. Meet the Sony Xperia Tablet Z. The world’s thinnest and lightest 10 inch tablet.

By | Digital Digest | Monday, 21 January 2013 at 1:51 pm

New MySpace goes live, in conjunction with exclusive new Justin Timberlake single, Digital Digest

New MySpace goes live, in conjunction with exclusive new Justin Timberlake single

Today, MySpace reopens its doors to the public with a brand new design and reimagined user experience. Incentivised by exclusive access to Justin Timberlake’s new single.

By | Digital Digest, Science & Technology | Tuesday, 15 January 2013 at 3:14 pm

New point-and-shoot technology: ‘It’s a camera, Jim, but not as we know it…’, Digital Digest

New point-and-shoot technology: ‘It’s a camera, Jim, but not as we know it…’

The future of camera technology has picked up pace recently and two cameras in particular are breaking new ground.

By | Digital Digest, Notebook, Science & Technology | Monday, 14 January 2013 at 3:26 pm

Say goodbye to Windows Messenger, Microsoft to shut down service in March, Digital Digest

Say goodbye to Windows Messenger, Microsoft to shut down service in March

Windows Live Messenger, formerly known as MSN Messenger, will finally be shut down by Microsoft on March 15th, after serving Internet users for more than 13 years.

By | Digital Digest, Science & Technology | Monday, 14 January 2013 at 10:34 am

Most viewed

Property search
Browse by area

Latest from Independent journalists on Twitter