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Euro video iTunes spring launch

It seems like an age has passed since Apple started offering music to the masses from their iTunes Music Store. If you’re a European like me, it seems like an even longer time between the launch of the iTunes Music Store and a more international offering, allowing Europeans to buy and download music, too. The […]

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Tomorrow’s World no longer yesterdays news?

According to a BBC News article: “Tomorrow’s World to return to BBC”, which would be good news indeed! I grew up watching Tomorrow’s World, from teenager to young adult. This and Equinox on Channel 4 and Horizon on BBC 2, both of which have disappeared and dummed down respectively. “The BBC is bringing back the […]

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Tech’ news in brief: BBC, Google and Nasa

BBC moves to file-sharing sites “Hundreds of episodes of BBC programmes will be made available on a file-sharing network for the first time, the corporation has announced.The move follows a deal between the commercial arm of the organisation, BBC Worldwide, and technology firm Assures … The new deal means that users of the software will […]

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New York Times to get with the times? Sounds like good news to me!

“New York Times Surrenders To Social News” I love that headline! There’s nothing like a good journalistic ‘the sky is falling!’ type dilemma to pull in the readers. Is there any truth in the headline? Of course not, but I wish I was one visitor behind the Tech Crunch article with this article. “The New […]

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BBC, Yahoo! Reuters getting into social news?

Despite what the neigh-sayers are putting about, ‘blogging is taking its toll on news coverage. Gone are the days of a 6 o’clock exclusive; this is the time when scoops are claimed in back-bedrooms after an internet conversation with drunken colleague tumbling out of a board meeting in different time zone, and from a bus […]