Category Archive: Technology

Is the Dough about to go Dry?

There’s an age-old saying, “Cash is King”, but in today’s tech-heavy society, does it still hold its regal position? A well crafted experiment by Handepay in the UK, showed that maybe we should… Continue reading

Google takes on Apple and Beats by acquiring music service Songza

Google confirmed that it’s acquired the streaming music service, Songza for an undisclosed sum. Whilst no financial details have been made available yet, last month, Mashable reported that Google was in talks to purchase the service… Continue reading

Facebook takes aim at Snapchat with Slingshot; Trade a shot?

Facebook’s messaging app Slingshot was finally released yesterday. The app is similar to competitor Snapchat’s, but with one quirk: You can’t see a message from a friend until you reply back to them. After Facebook’s rejected… Continue reading

Amazon Allows Twitter Users to Shop With a Tweet

              Add it now. Buy it later. Shop from within Twitter. The bar has been raised following an announcement of a partnership between Amazon and Twitter yesterday,… Continue reading

FB Newswire – A Bridge too far for Facebook?

Last week Facebook sought to bridge another gap between Twitter’s offering and its own with the announcement of FB Newswire.   There’s going to be no prizes for innovation here, it’s a straightforward… Continue reading

Facebook’s $60m bid for Titan Aerospace

Today’s big news is all about acquisitions. We’re already in the midst of the biggest M&A boom since 2007, with deal-making activity totaling $511.4bn at the end of February, according to Thomson Reuters… Continue reading

3D Printing

3D printing is the future.. That Star Trek-like ability to create something out of nothing, has always fascinated me. Except the future is now. 3D printing has been around for decades, under the… Continue reading

Twitter’s #Music

On Thursday last week, twitter launched its own music service, which aims to change the way people discover music, named #music. The way the app works is by recommending music tracks to users, based… Continue reading

Getting Serious About Tech!

Aged 16, I didn’t have a computer, internet or a mobile phone! Now, having just turned 25, its almost comical to see how much that has changed. When my family first plugged into… Continue reading