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May 2, 2014
by Neil Turner
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The De-gamification of Foursquare

This blog post was written prior to yesterday’s announcement that Foursquare would be splitting into two apps, creating a new app called Swarm. I’ll be writing more about Swarm when I’ve had a chance to try it. It’s been quite … Continue reading

December 22, 2012
by Neil Turner
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3 months of Flickr Pro for free

I promised you the third of three blog posts about Flickr yesterday, which as you may have noticed didn’t actually happen. However, Flickr is both taking advantage of rekindled interest and getting in with the Christmas spirit by offering three … Continue reading

December 19, 2012
by Neil Turner
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App of the Week: Flickr for iPhone 2.0

This is the first of three blog posts this week about Flickr. Today’s is about Flickr’s new iPhone app. A week ago Flickr unveiled a brand new version of its iPhone app. It’s the first update in almost a year, … Continue reading

October 24, 2012
by Neil Turner
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App of the Week: Timehop

Back in June I wrote about Timehop, which sends you a daily email with your tweets, Facebook status updates, Instagram photos, Foursquare checkins and SMS messages from that day a year ago. Now, there’s a Timehop iPhone app which takes … Continue reading