Posted by Phil Szomszor
4 December I noticed a handful of my Facebook friends had changed their profile page pictures to cartoon images as part of a campaign against abuse of children. Soon, dozens of my mates had changed their pics to images from cartoons. It's a really neat idea but what's missing is any sense of who's behind it all. It seems like a bit of a missed opportunity ...
Posted by Francine Hardaway
4 December Photo-sharing apps are not all created equal. I tried three of the most hyped under combat conditions. Path took too long to open and it doesn't let you pick photos that are in your camera roll. If you want to use this app, which has some excellent features, don't choose it in this app for a moving target. PicPlz crashed twice on opening. It geolocates, but it put the restaurant I was at in the right place and gave it the wrong name. Instragram wins for sheer usability ...
Posted by Steve Earl
2 December Speed's Digital Apprentice challenge is in full swing. We're immersing all our staff in digital PR. After three great breakfast presentations on SEO in PR planning, video production for conventional/social editorial and digital broadcast content, our team has been busy developing digital content for a pretend pitch to a prospective client. And email and phones are off ...