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Cloud Computing: an electrical storm waiting to happen?


If there’s to be any silver lining for Cloud Computing, it better be because of it’s green credentials, or we’re due the biggest electrical storm in computing history…


SoundUnwound ties music to social networks


Amazon is hoping to add a Social Networking dimension to their IMDb subsidiary via SoundUnwound. But could it be that Amazon is playing to the wrong crowd? Music combined with Social Networking is a wonder to behold. Just look at the success of Last.fm. But music on the web can also be a litigious affair […]


Amazon go web accessible


Motivation is a wonderful thing. Some find motivation within. Others without. Those looking without might often find themselves thrust into the limelight by possible legal action, much like Target.com, for example. And so it goes that Amazon.com is making all of the right noises, if pre-emptive of any possible legal action, which wouldn’t do their […]


Amazon and TiVo partner on video


In the past week, Amazon and TiVo have gotten into bed together over a video content partnership, deal .. thing. It’s an intriguing arrangement, one I personally like the sound of and looks to have the legs to run and run and then keep running. What I like most is the sheer simplicity (I say […]


Big movies for big prices makes little sense


Right now, here in England, some of the top-flight football clubs in the Premiership are struggling to fill their stadiums. The reason for this is pretty simple: they’re charging way too much for tickets. They’re pushing the grassroots fans out of the game and instead pandering to the armchair viewer who’s paying their stupidly high […]