Posts Categorized: Musings

Facebook’s Newsfeed Gets Updated

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Facebook yesterday unveiled their new newsfeed, comparing it to a personalised newspaper. Before you read anything else, if you want to sign up to be among the first to use . . .

Facebook’s Third Pillar: Search

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Facebook is launching what Mark Zuckerberg refers to as the Third Pillar, after Newsfeed and Timeline: Graph Search. What does this mean for Facebook’s users?

Predictions for 2013

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January is a time for speculation about the year ahead, fuelled by retrospective musings about the last 12 months. We want to share a few of our own thoughts

Deliberate Failure

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There’s an interesting article on Information Week about Netflix’s Chaos Monkey, a bit of code they recently made available to the public. Chaos Monkey is a piece of software that . . .

Hurricanes and Humanity

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Hurricane Sandy has generated a lot of media, which is not surprising considering it’s the biggest storm to hit the East Coast of the US in recorded history.

Unclutter Your Facebook Profile

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Facebook has over a billion accounts, more brands sign up every day to vie for your attention and soon the introduction of a want button is going to make things . . .

One Billion Users

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Facebook hit a billion users recently, which means a lot of people have been walking around quoting Justin Timberlake’s line from The Social Network, or at least versions of it. . . .

Durban Interpreted

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The 3rd Annual Interpret Durban went down at the BAT centre recently. The coolest thing about Interpret Durban is that it’s in its third year, which means Durbanites have stuck . . .