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Can Yahoo! and local papers save each other?

What with Google shifting some of its considerable weight towards old school ‘off-line’ advertising, we’re now starting to feel the first tremors of that seismic shift: “Yahoo! announced this morning a partnership with a number of large newspaper chains, controlling a total of 176 publications, to share content and functionality. Both Yahoo! and local papers […]

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Tech’ news in brief: Palm CEO laughs off Apple iPhone

From the Mercury News article: An Apple phone? Palm CEO says, ‘What, me worry?’ “According to the Mercury News Palm CEO Ed Colligan laughed off the idea that any company – including Apple – could easily win customers in the finicky smart-phone sector. Colligan was quoted as saying: ‘We’ve learned and struggled for a few […]

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Apple iPhone: can Apple make the right call?

OK, let’s not fool ourselves any longer. Apple is going to come to market with the iPhone. Just trust me on this one. I can feel it in my bones. Assuming the design is going to be fine, what sort of features will the Apple iPhone have? And will I like it? There’s been a […]

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How close are we to Star Trek technology?

So when did science fiction become science fact, eh? After reading this, you may just discover that we’re a lot closer to the technology in Star Trek than you might think… Being the sci-fi fan of old, I couldn’t resist writing this article. In fact, I’ve been looking forward to it for quite some time! […]

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When newspapers, ‘blogging, recycling and wireless access meet…

For those that know me well, they know that I like to follow trends. I love to explore patterns, especially those of a technological slant, and even more especially if there’s a social connection, which there inevitably is. So futurology is my thing. And exploring socio-technological trends is where I’m to be found most happy […]