Pioneering Social Site Friends Reunited Set to Close
One of the internet’s pioneer social sites, Friends Reunited, is set to close in the next month after fifteen years of service. Four years before Facebook became the place to be, and even a couple years before Myspace, Friends Reunited was launched in the year 2000, offering a free-to-join social experience with which old school […]
YouTube Not Displaying Properly? Fix Here!
Today has seen YouTube being pretty difficult, as a mysterious error has users of the site being shown a broken display with non functional website elements, although videos do still display but without the ability to rewind or change settings, and it’s completely impossible to do much else on the site. For a quick fix […]
DDP Yoga Now Revolutionary Fitness App is Launched
The DDP Yoga revolution has been building steam for the past several years and finally the fitness system founded by former world wrestling champ Diamond Dallas Page has entered the digital arena with a new app available for Android and iOS. For those unfamiliar with the program, which has developed a near cult following in […]
New BBC Three Logo Raises Exclamation!
As BBC Three prepares to go online-only the broadcasting corp. has released a first look at the station’s brand new logo. And it’s raised quite some exclamation. The questionable new branding features two white lines and what appears to be a white exclamation mark on a shocking pink background. It looks more like someone’s really […]
The Google Star Wars Easter Egg You Have Been Looking For!
The fun-loving jokers at the internet search provider have become one with The Force Awakens in a rebellious act that will leave Star Wars fans in awe! Make a lightspeed jump to Google.com right now* and search for the phrase “A Long Time Ago in a Galaxy Galaxy Far Far Away” (without the quotations) and […]
Amazon Opens Real-Life Book Shop in Seattle
Here’s a plot twist – Online retailer and Kindle creator Amazon has escaped from the net and opened an actual book shop in the United States. The one of a kind Amazon Books store will build on the retailer’s 20 years of bookselling experience online and find a convenient and permanent residence in the shopping […]
Banks To Consider Using BitCoin Tech
BitCoins have always been the epitome of digital financial handling, with the user generated and traded currency being used worldwide easily and safely since its beginnings in 2008. Now, a conglomerate of big banks are considering adopting some of the technology behind BitCoin for use as part of regular commercial financial transactions using physical currencies. […]
Star Wars The Force Awakens Global Product Unboxing to Take Place on YouTube
Star Wars: The Force Awakens will be unleashed in cinemas this December and as with all previous entries in the saga the most-anticipated episode yet will be heralded by a massive merchandise push which will begin with a global YouTube unboxing event on September the 3rd. Starting in Sydney, Australia at 7:45am local time the […]
Ofcom Mobile Coverage Checker Goes Live
The UK’s communications regulatory body OFCOM has launched a clever new service which allows businesses and private mobile owners to check signal quality across the major network providers. The Mobile Coverage Checker has been made available to all and offers live online checks on 3G / 4G data network and voice call status with data […]
Malware Found On Unblocked Torrent Sites
It’s always the same story with sites online that serve up content for free – they’re usually blocked here in the UK, but before long a ‘mirror’ site, or a proxy, shows up to make it available despite the restrictions. However, a research initiative into just how safe these unblocked torrent sites are has shown […]
[Update] YouTube Gaming Registration Begins
The new YouTube Gaming service which was announced last month at E3 is almost ready to go live, and Google is now accepting your registration to be among the first notified of its arrival. Warp over to www.gaming.youtube.com today where you can sign up and get ready to enjoy all the dedicated streaming gaming you can […]
Twitter’s New Autoplay for Videos Brings the Noise
If you’re a regular Twitter user you’ve probably noticed that the social network / micro-blogging site has recently been trying out a few new things – some helpful, some really not helpful at all. Unfortunately most mobile users will want to file its latest tweak under the latter. This week Twitter announced that (like Facebook […]