URL: http://onswipe.com/ I’ve spoken before on my thoughts about native apps verses web apps. Serial entrepreneur Jason Baptiste shares this vision with Read More → “OnSwipe – simpler, sexier tablet publishing”
As bloggers, we are often faced with finding as much information about services and products as we can to create a perfect post. I do my fair share of review posts, but it never fails to amaze me when companies and startups miss the subtle details in their marketing efforts to deliver the information bloggers need to write about them there and then.
Goodsie allows anyone to create a simplified, bespoke e-commerce solution that allows anyone to sell physical or digital goods. Frustrated by some of the complexities of other hosted e-commerce platforms out there, Goodsie aims to bring things back to basics, with a clear and simple approach to e-commerce.
The humble business card. Revered by designers, lusted after by business people. Are they just a bit old fashioned now? Read More → “6 apps that are killing the business card.”
Screenr is a cross platform, cross browser screen casting web application, which makes it perfect for user training and showcasing product demos.
Google’s Panoramio is a often forgotten acquisition by the search giant -they don’t exactly push hard at the marketing of Read More → “Why photographers should be using Panoramio.”
Google have made an aesthetic change to two features which were previously hidden underneath advanced search. Both the dictionary definition tool, and Google Reading level have now been integrated firmly into the sidebar.
For me, one of the most exciting technologies to come out of the HTML 5 spec is WebSockets. A new way to “listen” for incoming messages and events occurring from the server side and pushing out the information to web browsers in realtime. Traditionally, developers have to regularly poll for information – which puts both stress on the client browser, and can be out of sync with the remote server. WebSockets aim to change all of that.
Browser based software has never been more impressive and I am continually blown away by what some people have managed to squeeze out of the humble web browser.
Many of you regulars will have noticed my posting frequency on this blog, going into hyper drive in the past Read More → “Fear can stop you blogging. Blogging stops your fear.”