Facebook has finally rolled out its eagerly anticipated awaited new format, “Timeline”.
Soon all (800+ million) Facebook users will get a notification that they can switch to the new format, or they can wait till it happens automatically. If you want to try it now, then you need to go to www.facebook.com/about/timeline. It is also available on touch devices using m.Facebook.com and Facebook for Android.
Timeline coverts your posts and photos into a continuous log of everything you’ve Continue Reading
What if you could book a trip, or even an entire holiday, in a single place… without paying any commission to an agent or booking service?
Straight out of… Costa Rica… TripFab is a new startup promising to make some waves in the travel industry. Their first promotional video (below) gives you a rundown of the general aim of the site. Effectively they want to cut out the middle man, by becoming the middle man. The difference Continue Reading
Santa and his elves have been hard at work in Canada, creating the ultimate social media Christmas mashup.
Actually it’s not Santa. He’s a bit busy at the moment and has sub-contracted the Christmas Spirit Tree to Canadian Tire, a company that sells tires (or “tyres” if you’re on the other side of the Atlantic) and other stuff.
They have installed a Christmas tree at Union Station in Toronto with 3,000 LED lightbulbs that respond to Christmas themed Continue Reading
“They” know where you are, but do they know where you’re heading?
Amazon were granted a patent by the United States Patent Office on 6 Dec which indicates that they are developing a method for tracking people through their mobile devices, analysing their travel patterns and predicting where they might go next, in order to serve them more cleverly targeted advertising and promotions.