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.Surf’s Up!

17 Oct. 2014Queue up the springing reverb of your favorite surf music because .surf is about to catch some air... Continue reading

How to Write a Press Release

16 Oct. 2014Kelly Kirkham walks you through how to create a press release... Continue reading

Bad USB

16 Oct. 2014

Grant McMaster outlines the implications of USB Malware Continue reading

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The Yellow Brick Road Of Tweeters

16 Oct. 2014

Follow, follow, follow, follow, follow the yellow brick road…

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Quality Content For Ecommerce

15 Oct. 2014How to populate your product pages with content that will please the search engines... Continue reading

Why Mornings Are About To Get Easier

15 Oct. 2014

The release of Toshiba’s “Smart Home” has our imaginations running wild with the convenience of the future. For one, getting ready for work is going to be so much easier. Kelly Kirkham explains why...

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The Secret To A Great Startup

15 Oct. 2014

The startup storm has Britain in its grips, and it doesn’t look likely to ease off soon. So what does it take to make it big?

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What Happens to Virtual Spaces After The People Have Moved On?

14 Oct. 2014

Jessica Furseth looks deeper into the concept of the disappearing Internet... Continue reading

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What The Apprentice Can Teach Us About Business

14 Oct. 2014

We can learn a few things from this reality TV show, and most of them are about how not to do business… Tonight, the 10th series of The Apprentice hits our TV screens. No doubt it will open in a fanfare of boasts, brags and allusions to grandeur. And, if the past audience figures are...

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What Is Nudge Marketing?

13 Oct. 2014Kelly Kirkham explains the concept of nudge marketing... Continue reading

VPS, But Not As You Know It

13 Oct. 2014

Today UK2 launches a next generation VPS product…

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Expert Insights: Dotun Olowoporoku

13 Oct. 2014

Mark Bonington speaks to CEO Dotun Olowoporoku on making a meal of it in the startup business. Say the word ‘takeaway’ to yourself and what comes to mind? Sludgy curries stuffed with salt? Lukewarm chicken and soggy veg stir fry? Greasy pizzas oozing out the box? Whether your mouth is watering or wired shut, even...

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Midphase’s Raspberry Jam

10 Oct. 2014How do you like your jam? On toast? In a classic peanut butter and jelly sandwich? Or Elvis style with bacon and bananas? At Midphase, it’s all about raspberry. At the start of this month the Midphase brand, in conjunction with our in-house tech stars, sponsored a live Raspberry Jam. If you have no idea...

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SELinux Overview: Speaking of Security.

10 Oct. 2014

By Linux and storage specialist Artjom Averin and SQL programmer and Linux specialist Valeria Nossova. Continue reading

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Revisiting Quality Content

09 Oct. 2014Following recent changes at Google, the quality of your website content has never mattered more… Once upon a time ‘Content was King’. Now it’s an overlord. This month, Google began their 27th update to the Panda algorithm, which tweaks the way the search engine ranks websites. And, according to Google, this one is cracking down...

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Website Trend Watch

09 Oct. 2014

Jessica Furseth discovers that comments are dead, but we’re talking more than ever... Continue reading

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How Technology Is Transforming Art

08 Oct. 2014

Jessica Furseth questions - is art experiencing a digital revolution? Continue reading

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Security Notice: Xen Vulnerability, XSA-108, and what you need to know

03 Oct. 2014

What is XSA-108? A vulnerability has been found in Xen’s hypervisor, known (un)affectionately as XSA-108 or CVE-2014-7188. Such a vulnerability could allow a malicious virtual machine to access data relating to other virtual machines, or even the host itself, whilst … Continue reading

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Let .website, .press, and .host work for you

26 Sep. 2014Pique your clients’ imagination with these three new domains… Last week, three new game-changing domains were released onto the Internet. Use them to enhance your clients’ portfolios or to help them launch their businesses into the digital space. .website This domain is the first real alternative to .com. There are no boundaries or limits for … Continue reading

How to Guide: Podcasting from WordPress

22 Sep. 2014Kelly Kirkham serves up a quick-fire guide to podcasting, including equipment, software, and style tips… Looking for an inexpensive way to reach out to your customers and maybe attract more? Posting podcasts from your blog is an easy and efficient way to engage with your audience and promote some traffic. Anyway, who doesn’t want to … Continue reading