Twitter Announces Official Support For Tweetstorms

Recently, Twitter gave us a huge shock by doubling their 140 character limit to 280. And as we recover, another shock comes full-on: Official Tweetstorming support. In case you didn't know, Tweetstorming is a technique of breaking up one tweet over multiple tweets to do one of two things: Portion tweets into different bits (like … Continue reading Twitter Announces Official Support For Tweetstorms

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The Best Firefox Yet Has Arrived

Does anyone here remember my previous article about Firefox 57? It was entitiled Firefox 57: Does It Deserve The Hype? and as I recall, I said yes, it does. Well, I am pleased to tell you that Firefox 57 is now here!!! And I should care because? Because it's much better. Mozilla have replaced their … Continue reading The Best Firefox Yet Has Arrived

Open Source Isn’t Invincible: Equifax Proves That

The Equifax attack has struck millions and stolen from millions. It's an international disaster that's (almost) as bad as Heartbleed or WannaCry. And it proves something about open source software. It's not invincible. Quick quiz question here. Imagine yourself strolling through the office when you hear two colleagues chatting. One says to the other, "And … Continue reading Open Source Isn’t Invincible: Equifax Proves That

Walmart Parteners With Google And Things Happen

Walmart collect a petabyte of customer data per hour. Google probably collect more. So a partnership should be exciting. Oh wait. It's already happened. Have you ever heard of Google Express? No? I'm not surprised. Although Google pushed it with Google Home/Assistant and even made it the subject of their 2016 april fools joke. But sadly, … Continue reading Walmart Parteners With Google And Things Happen

Google Allo Web (Finally) Realesed

Yup. Allo on the Web is finally here. Finally. Ever since Nick Fox, head of Google Allo, tweeted a screenshot of Allo on the Web, all Google fans (myself included) have been watching with bated breath, watching, hoping, longing for Allo's web interface. Unfortunately, it wasn't what I thought it would be. Shame. Hold it. Let me … Continue reading Google Allo Web (Finally) Realesed