Twitter reacts to Red Arrows ejection fatality

The social networking site Twitter has today given tribute to two individuals who have passed away, the first reported on this morning of legendary boxer Joe Frazier, and the second that of Red Arrows pilot who today lost his life, when he was ejected from his Red Arrow flying machine whilst on the … [Read more...]

Twitter fans pay Boxing Joe Frazier lasting tributes

Former Olympic and Undisputed World Heavyweight boxing champion Joe Frazier or Smokin' Joe has he was also known, has passed away at the age of 67. Many will remember the boxing legend in the 1960’s/1970’s when he came up against fighters such as Buster Mathis, Doug Jones, George Foreman, Jimmy … [Read more...]

Twitter remembers Jimmy Savile 84

Thoughts today are with radio and TV’s Sir Jimmy Savile who passed away at the age of 84 after suffering from pneumonia, he was two days off celebrating his 85th birthday. … [Read more...]

Twitter remembers Radio 1 DJ John Peel

Online social networking site Twitter since its launch back in 2006, is now home to some 200 million plus users, and is shared with celebrities as well as the likes of you and us. … [Read more...]

Steve Jobs: Interviews, biography and Apple HDTV

Just yesterday, we brought you news that the late Steve Jobs could be seen taking part in a 60-minute interview, of which he spoke candidly about his personal/work life plus his illness, which would take his life at the age of 56. Sitting there watching it for 60 minutes, will show the good and … [Read more...]

Share Steve Jobs life: dedicated memorial film

On October 5th, Apple and the technology world lost “pure genius” Steve Jobs in his fight against pancreatic cancer. Jobs will remain one of our greats with his determination and spirit to devise products that would ultimately change our future. … [Read more...]

The 60 Minutes Steve Jobs video

On October 5th, Apple’s CEO and one of its co-founders Steve Jobs lost his battle against pancreatic cancer. Despite Jobs being ill for some time, the news still came as a shock to the world. Remembered for the way in which he changed the world of technology, Jobs has been recognised in an … [Read more...]

Marco Simoncelli crash leads to death

The motorcycling world has been rocked this morning with the shocking accident at Moto GP’s Malaysian round in Sepang. Simoncelli well know for his extravagant riding style, crashed out on turn 11 after just four minutes of the race. … [Read more...]

Twitter Colonel Gaddafi Death updates, beware of spammers

News has been spiralling out of control this evening, over the death of Libyan leader Mammar Gaddafi. After some trepidation as to whether the leader has actually died, reports are coming in that yes, he has. From 1969, Gaddafi will be recorded as being the fourth longest non-royal ruler since … [Read more...]

Twitter Dan Wheldon RIP Tributes: Indy500 Champ

The world of IndyCar racing and its fans, have woken up this morning to the sad news that one of its best racing drivers Dan Wheldon has passed away on Sunday in Las Vegas. All over the world people are paying tribute to Wheldon who was killed after his vehicle crashed into a 15-car pileup. He … [Read more...]

Apple To Hold Employee Event Remembering Steve Jobs

Its been almost a week since the tragic passing of Steve Jobs and Apple has announced that they will hold a private staff event in his memory. It was only a week ago that the tech giant unveiled their iPhone 4S, so as you can imagine it has been a week full of publicity for them. New Apple CEO Tim … [Read more...]

Twitter Fans Pay “Mikey Welsh” Weezer Tributes

Many will be glad when this week has officially ended and we start another week off, with brighter news. Ok, so the new iPhone 4S from Apple was announced and could be pre-ordered from Friday, but we've experienced the saddened loss of Apple's Steve Jobs who passed away a day after the new iPhone … [Read more...]

Twitter Tributes To MBE Wexford George Baker

Online social networking site Twitter since its launch in 2006, is still managing to pull in the user numbers, so much so that currently the figure is over 200 million. Although they have a way to go before they catch up with rivals Facebook, Twitter's user base consists of not just the likes of … [Read more...]

Small Steve Jobs Led Funeral: Westboro Taints

As Apple fans were to celebrate the announcement of the next iPhone generation this week, saddened news came through the day after that former CEO and one of Apple's co-founders Steve Jobs had passed away. His fight against pancreatic cancer was to end his life on October 5th. Although Jobs … [Read more...]

Record Level Twitter Results Seen From Steve Jobs Tributes

As we come to an end of yet another week, it will finish on a sad note, the death of Apple's former CEO and one of its co-founders Steve Jobs, who passed away this week at the age of 56. … [Read more...]

Steve Jobs “RED” Charity Influence: U2′s Bono Speaks

With Apple's announcement of the new iPhone 4S this week, came great sadness that one of their co-founders and former CEO Steve Jobs had indeed lost his battle against pancreatic cancer. It was announced worldwide that Jobs had passed away peacefully after several years of fighting the deadly … [Read more...]

Steve Jobs Dies: The World Loses Visionary, Google Pays Tribute

Many people around the world are still in shock over the news about the Apple CEO Steve Jobs, I know I certainly am. It would certainly seem that as hard as he fought he has lost his battle against pancreatic cancer and has died at the age of 56. The world loses a visionary who had a massive … [Read more...]

Facebook Pays Its Own Steve Jobs Tribute: RIP

Normally here at OSM, we would be giving you news about Facebook's new Timeline interface that has caused mixed feelings with its users, or the latest scam, privacy issues, brand that is being promoted on the site and so on. But today it's somewhat different, with the sad news that Apple's former … [Read more...]

Pure Genius Steve Jobs Passion For Apple: RIP

A sad sad day today, as news filters through of the death of a great legend in the world of technology. To some who have classed him as a genius and a visionary, Apple's former CEO Steve Jobs died yesterday October 5th 2011 after an ongoing battle with pancreatic cancer. The person who brought us … [Read more...]

Twitter Flooded with RIP Steve Jobs Messages, It’s A Sad Day

Whilst the world has been criticizing Apple’s most recent event there are a few more things to life than just gadgets and phones. One notable absentee from the stage was Steve Jobs, the man who co-founded Apple Inc. with Steve Wozniak, today marks a sad day as Steve Jobs has died and Twitter is … [Read more...]

Social Media Changing “Death Penalty” Or “Political” Views

Here at OSM, we often write articles on the subject of social media and the way in which sites such as Facebook and Twitter have been taken on by millions of people globally. For some users, one site over the other may be more favourable or there may be a percentage of you who use both. In the … [Read more...]

Twitter’s Sadness Shown For Red Arrows Loss

Online social networking site Twitter is growing in user numbers by the day and at the last count over 250 million people were joining the site. Having launched in 2006, the popular Twitter allows those to follow their favorite celebrity or friends, message or tweet as its known and so on. In the … [Read more...]

Shammi Kapoor, Bollywood & India’s Elvis Presley Dies: Tributes

Today we have sad news of the passing of a Bollywood legend. Shammi Kapoor, often dubbed India’s Elvis Presley, died aged 79 of kidney failure earlier today at Mumbai’s Breach Candy hospital. Kapoor’s dancing and acting style was a huge influence on modern-day Bollywood stars and already … [Read more...]

Twitter Pays Tribute To Warrant Jani Lane’s Passing

Online social networking site Twitter has now attracted over 250 million followers since its initial beginnings back in 2006. A range of people log onto the site everyday including some big celebrity names. Past articles we've written about have included a huge range of topics, be it businesses … [Read more...]

Amy Winehouse Facebook Tribute Page: Over 200,000 A Day

Since the sad news was announced at the weekend that music artist “Amy Winehouse” had passed away, the internet has been a rife of activity. The 27-year old was pronounced dead on Saturday due to her taking what is believed to be a cocktail of alcohol and drugs. Whatever public opinion is of … [Read more...]