4 entries posted with internet tag

Twitter and such

Monday, 27 August 2012 6:30 pm
tags: internet rant twitter

Twitter's great. But it's not without its foibles.

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The Mobile Web

Friday, 23 December 2011 3:00 pm
tags: future internet mobile

Kudos to National Rail for finally putting out a mobile version of their site. This site is indispensable when planning train journeys on-the-go, as I often end up doing. The desktop version of the site did the job - albeit cumbersomely, with a combination of squinting and pinching the screen to zoom in and out - but the mobile version is a lot more smart-phone friendly.

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Why Creatives use Macs

Tuesday, 31 August 2010 11:17 pm
tags: apple internet

People love to hate on Macs. A lot of 'PC' users have never used a Mac and stubbornly put their foot down because they "just don't get the hype". But the fact cannot be ignored, that in creative industries - print, graphic design and the web (to name but a few), Macs are always preferred.

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Misleading yet suitabily effective advertising

Tuesday, 26 January 2010 10:30 pm
tags: adverts internet

Opening up my preferred bit torrent website for some routine TV programme downloading, I was presented with a rather provacative advert. Now this isn't the first time I've seen this particular ad, and it caught me attention the first time I saw it too. What I found amusing about it (following a thorough inspection) was what it was advertising. And hey, I'm not judging: if it works it works!

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