Browsing All posts tagged under »internet«

Tweets, Twitter and the Retweet

September 18, 2011 by

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Over the past few months I’ve found myself talking to people and businesses about the social media phenomena that is Twitter and it seems even the sceptics are starting to come around. Perhaps you’re one of the people that stood up, took notice of the site as it aided a nation in overthrowing its government […]

The iPad 2; worth the money or a waste of time?

September 8, 2011 by

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The iPad 2 has been in the UK for around six months now and has nestled into our daily routine with ease. Whether you think it’s simply genius or a waste of our time is almost irrelevant as Apple sold 9.25 million iPads during the  last quarter, a 183 percent unit increase over the year-ago […]

Google+ is open for trials but what’s the big fuss?

July 12, 2011 by

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After a little running around TheTechnoBlog.org has managed to get an invite to start using Google+ before it is officially released to the wider public. For those of you who haven’t heard, Google+ is set to be the next big social networking site. Or is it? I’ve been looking into Google’s latest web offering… When you first log […]

E3: Microsoft announce Halo 4 and Modern Warfare 3

June 6, 2011 by

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Microsoft have announced future game releases for the Xbox 360, including the next instalment in the Call of Duty franchise at E3 in Los Angeles. The new Modern Warfare, which is set in locations all over the world (inc. London), is set to be released in the US on the 8th November this year. President […]

Hackers steal bank details of PlayStation Network users

April 26, 2011 by

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Sony has released a statement warning its 77 million worldwide customers that their credit card details could have been stolen by hackers. The attack, which is believed to have taken place between the 17th and 19th April 2011 has meant that PlayStation Network, used for online gaming, has lost huge volumes of sensitive customer data. […]

“Let us teach you a lesson you’ll never forget: don’t mess with Anonymous”

February 8, 2011 by

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The Anonymous Saga continues… And that’s really what this is turning into now. It seems like a Sci-Fi story gone wrong. ‘Anonymous’ has now attacked the US security firm HBGary because it claimed to know the identity of the top members of the cyber group. Now we can add even more attacks to the already […]

World Web War I

February 5, 2011 by

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The resignation of Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak seems imminent. Despite the staggering devotion shown by the protesters what’s been interesting me is Mubarak’s attempts to ‘retract’ the Internet and the mobile phone networks from the people. Obviously this was an attempt to hinder the Egyptians ability to communicate and thus kill off the never-ending protests. […]