Posted in Opinion

Microsoft forces Windows 10 upgrades and Pebble reinvents itself: Vertical Hold episode 77

Microsoft’s getting very pushy in its attempts to place Windows 10 everywhere, while Pebble has some new smartwatches to push. All this and more in…

Continue Reading Microsoft forces Windows 10 upgrades and Pebble reinvents itself: Vertical Hold episode 77
Posted in Opinion

Random Thoughts: Twittering On

Twitter is apparently set to remove character counts for images and links. Will that change all that much in how social media works?

Continue Reading Random Thoughts: Twittering On
Posted in Opinion

Star Wars: The Force Awakens… and so do the spoilers

Star Wars: The Force Awakens comes out this week. What, you didn’t know? You mustn’t spend much time on social media. Or outside. (note: ENTIRELY SPOILER FREE)

Continue Reading Star Wars: The Force Awakens… and so do the spoilers
Posted in Opinion

Download This Duck: Twitter Bullies, Netflix Neutrality, Drive My Car

Once again into the ABC to appear on Download This Show, discussing everything from bullying on Twitter to car sharing to Netflix’s approach to Net…

Continue Reading Download This Duck: Twitter Bullies, Netflix Neutrality, Drive My Car
Posted in News

Twitter adds group direct messaging and mobile video

Remember when it was all about the Tweets? That’s in the past, as Twitter rolls out direct messaging to groups and embedding mobile video into…

Continue Reading Twitter adds group direct messaging and mobile video
Posted in Opinion

Online spoilers: A code of conduct

Nobody can agree on what the rules for spoilers should be. So here’s a starting point.

Continue Reading Online spoilers: A code of conduct
Posted in News

Is there anything Malcolm Turnbull didn't invent today?

It’s Friday. It must be Friday. That can be the only reason why my Twitter feed is ablaze with all the stuff that Opposition Communications…

Continue Reading Is there anything Malcolm Turnbull didn't invent today?
Posted in Opinion

Social media can be decidedly anti-social, but is software the answer?

Social media allows us to engage with folks all over the planet, whether we’re relating news of a social uprising or just discussing the latest…

Continue Reading Social media can be decidedly anti-social, but is software the answer?
Posted in Published

No More candy 4 U

Yeah. Not one of Prince’s better efforts, that particular song. Or that entire album, the truth be told. He badly needs a producer willing to…

Continue Reading No More candy 4 U