Why We Need to Get Kids Coding

Jill Hodges | Posted 29.04.2017 | UK Tech
Jill Hodges

In the midst of all this easy-to-use technology, somehow we lost touch with the fact that someone has to build it all. And the kids have become consumers, sitting slack-jawed and motionless above the wrists for hours, killing baddies but never knowing the thrill of summoning the code-driven genies themselves.

The 11th Commandment: Follow, Learn, Adapt

Nigel Rayment | Posted 27.10.2014 | UK
Nigel Rayment

Whether they admit it or not, it's something that all successful people and organisations do. These survivors enhance their vision by standing on the shoulders of giants and save their skins by leaping from the tails of the reckless.

Why Has Facebook Spent $19billion on WhatsApp?

Philip Letts | Posted 28.04.2014 | UK Tech
Philip Letts

Despite concerns, Facebook has clearly recognized the need to branch out into other markets. As Facebook celebrates it's 10th birthday, it's time to give credit where credit is rightly due. Let's look at the brand as a matured tech company instead of reaching for the panic-button.

Mark Zuckerberg Asks Internet To Help Identify Horrifying Spider

Huffington Post UK | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Tech

Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg had a problem he needed the web to answer, recently. But if you're assuming he turned to Facebook for help, you w...

War Games

Ilco van der Linde | Posted 16.12.2012 | UK Tech
Ilco van der Linde

Generally I have no problems with targeted ads. I am often as surprised as a little child thinking: how can they know that I am interested in that particular artist or something else. But every time it asks me to start playing War Commander I am shocked to see that 6,600,000 - almost seven million people...my God! - are dedicated to a war game. What does this tell us?

Andrew Keen: Don't Be Corrupted By The Stupidity and Narcissism Of Social Media

Melanie Hick | Posted 14.12.2011 | UK Tech

In a blistering speech aimed straight at the jugular of Facebook, Andrew Keen, author of Digital Vertigo launched a stinging attack on the ephemeral a...