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December 18, 2013
by Neil Turner
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App of the Week: Buffer

This week’s app is Buffer for iPhone, which allows you to schedule posts to your social networks so that they are posted at regular intervals throughout the day. Buffer currently supports Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn, Google+ Pages and, and posts … Continue reading

April 2, 2013
by Neil Turner

Transitioning away from Google

In light of Google’s decision to shut down Google Reader – and yes, I’m still bitter – it’s fair to say that I’ve been re-assessing how much I rely on Google’s services. If Reader can be shut down, then what … Continue reading

December 22, 2011
by Neil Turner
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How safe is your data on free services?

Last week’s post about Delicious and Pinboard got me thinking. Pinboard has a clear business model – everyone pays to use it. Delicious’ business model is not so clear – there’s no advertising or premium accounts available. So how does … Continue reading