Social media & burglary: Are we leaving our homes exposed to theft?

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Being a victim of burglary is highly intrusive and can cause you to feel vulnerable in your own home. Domestic burglary is one of the most frequent crimes to affect the UK, with it accounting for one in ten of all theft offences. With theft of all types comprising 47% of the UK’s total number of … [Read more...]

Featured Father’s Day boards on Pinterest 2015

Seasonal social media usage and impact

Father's Day is coming up, and it's a huge opportunity for your business on Pinterest, with more than 13 million Pinners looking for gifts and ways to celebrate with dads. In the month before Father's Day, early planners look for gifts or activities that take more planning, like personalized gift … [Read more...]

Facebook Restaurant Pages vs Google Zagat for reviews

Facebook Restaurant Pages vs Google Zagat for reviews

If you are into your food and would like to read reviews before visiting a restaurant, you may want to learn a little more about the relatively new Facebook Restaurant Pages. Facebook Restaurant Pages is the closest to being very similar to Google Zagat for reviews. The new restaurant review … [Read more...]

New Jurassic World trailer looks inside

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A new Jurassic World trailer looks inside what we already know, but a few extras will have you wanting more footage. This new YouTube video trailer by Universal Pictures is called, 'Jurassic World - Featurette: "A Look Inside" (HD)' and has already had over 36,000 YouTube views since May 25, which … [Read more...]

Ramsgate epicenter for earthquake today in Kent, UK

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Residents of Kent were in shock last night after an earthquake was measured at 4.3 on the Richter scale, this episode lasted around 10 seconds with people saying they felt vulnerable. Social media networks such as Facebook and Twitter lit up early hours this morning of those living in and around … [Read more...]

Argos website down for improvements to digital channels

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The Argos website as well as accompanying apps are down until around 8am this morning, and customers are not really happy. Customers have started to complain on social media networks saying they were in the middle of buying products when Argos.co.uk went offline for improvements. A few Argos … [Read more...]

Google I/O 2015 live stream and personalization

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The countdown to Google I/O 2015 has begun, and from May 28-29 in San Francisco‎ it will all become a blessing for developers. Starting on May 28 is the keynote, which you can watch via the live stream. You will be able to join Google to learn about the platform and product innovations, the live … [Read more...]

CBS Supergirl trailer hits 10m views

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The CBS Supergirl trailer for 2015 has hit a huge 10 million views in just a few days and still climbing. The new TV series season 1 begins November 2015 exclusive to CBS, it is already getting mixed reviews all over the social media networks. ‘Supergirl - First Look’ video is courtesy of CBS and … [Read more...]

Productivity tips for social media marketers

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Social media marketing is the process of gaining increased traffic to your website and business by attracting more attention as your users share and like your company with their friends and family. This means regularly utilising social media sites like Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest, LinkedIn, Tumblr, … [Read more...]

Taylor Swift Bad Blood video causes Twitter bedlam

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Twitter was and still is in a state of bedlam after Taylor Swift debuted her new hot video titled Bad Blood featuring Kendrick Lamar. This new single called Bad Blood is her fourth single from her album 1989, which was debuted at the Billboard music awards. Her video on her Vevo channel hasn’t … [Read more...]

Call of Duty AW PS3, PS4 error 8224 disables gamers

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Call of Duty AW PS3 and PS4 gamers have been disabled at the moment and no one know what is happening, other than they are getting the error 8224 code. When you visit the Call of Duty Advance Warfare status page it says they are at 'Defcon 4', this is only occurring on the PlayStation 3 and 4 and … [Read more...]

GTA 5 PSN gamers debate, UK server status on May 16

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The PlayStation Network was hit very hard last night at around midnight GMT (7PM Eastern Time), and it seems the GTA 5 PSN gamers’ debate is still ongoing with continuing problems of downtime. Around midnight there were many reports coming in about the huge PSN outage, and UK gamers are still … [Read more...]

Lizard Squad Lands kills PSN with comeback

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Lizard Squad are back! And gamers already hate the well-known hackers with a vengeance. Social media lit up like fireworks early hours when the PSN was taken down, and Lizard Squad were claiming responsibility. The PlayStation Network was hit hard last night leaving millions of gamers offline and … [Read more...]

BB King Twitter tributes by stars

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BB King, the blues legend known around the world sadly passed away May 14, 2015 aged 89. Reports say he slipped away peacefully in his sleep where he lived in Las Vegas. Twitter tributes are still pouring in from thousands of people including celebrities such as Icona Pop, Chuck D, Montel … [Read more...]

Adrianne Lewis tongue on Twitter and YouTube

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The Internet has been set alight at the moment thanks to a girl with a rather long body part; she already thinks she should be in the Guinness Book of World Records. Say hello to Adrianne Lewis tongue on Twitter and YouTube, where she is becoming an online sensation. Lewis is already in Ripley's … [Read more...]

Facebook Instant Articles and $15 minimum path

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In just a few days Facebook has introduced two important features that should bring a little joy. These include Facebook Instant Articles and the $15 minimum path to all contractors. This is most definitely the Facebook path to happiness, when it comes to ‘Facebook Instant Articles’ big names … [Read more...]

GTA 5 server woes for PSN, PS3 players

GTA 5 server woes for PSN, PS3 players

Complaints are pouring in from PS3 players today reporting GTA 5 won’t load online, majority are saying they are signed in on PSN but GTA Online says they are not. GTA 5 server woes for PSN seems to be carrying on leaving PS3 players in the dark and unable to play online. It is a little strange … [Read more...]

Nepal earthquake again today, May 12

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Nepal has been hit with another earthquake today May 12, 2015 measuring magnitude 7.1 reports the U.S. Geological Survey. It was only on April 25 a devastating 7.8 magnitude earthquake hit in Nepal injuring over 17,800, and sadly killing around 8,046 people. This is such sad news and as of … [Read more...]

Making the world better with social media

Making the world better with social media

Social media and networking sites have quickly taken over the globe, individuals from all over the globe have created their very own profile, allowing them to share their special moments with the world. However, social media isn’t just about the fun-factor, there are many ways in which social media … [Read more...]

Rahul Gandhi Twitter is trending with 27.3k

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Rahul Gandhi, the Vice-President of the Indian National Congress party has gained a staggering 27.3k after setting up and making live his Twitter account. He is now trending but there does seem to be a minor discrepancy. Also the Chairperson of the Indian Youth Congress and the National Students … [Read more...]

Polling Day voters throughout a Facebook day

Polling Day voters throughout a Facebook day

Election 2015: Today May 7 is the day where people all across the UK with be casting their vote, and polling stations will be very busy from 7am to 10pm, which is when the polling stations are open. But how can social media play a big part today? That is very simple indeed, and one of the big … [Read more...]

Pinterest revamp update to adding Pins

Seasonal social media usage and impact

It looks like a new Pinterest revamp update to adding Pins has gone live. There is a whole new way to add your Pins to your boards, but is causing somewhat of a little confusion. When you thought you had full control over Pinterest when adding Pins they decide to release a new update to change … [Read more...]

PSN maintenance schedule starts May 11

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The PlayStation Service Status page is reporting its new PSN maintenance schedule, which is all set to commence on Monday May 11, 2015. If you wish to play online then it is best to stay signed in (within the past 24 hours for PS4. PS3 owners need to have signed in recently) before the … [Read more...]

Google Plus Collections groups posts by topic

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Building a story around your brand can be tricky when you only have one page to cover a wide variety of audiences and topics. So how about the newly announced Google Plus Collections? Google Plus Collections lets you group posts by topic so you can get the right content to the right viewers more … [Read more...]

Targeting the always-on consumer: Infographic

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People are living digitally at home, at work and everywhere in between, offering businesses a chance to connect with their customers 24/7. The issue lies in when and how to target these consumers. 57% of consumers are more likely to pay attention to companies if they are contacted at the right … [Read more...]