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Facebook – ability to tag Pages

Facebook – ability to tag Pages
In yet another bid to make Facebook Pages become even more human, or more like profiles, you can even tag these Pages in photos. Previously, you were only restricted to tagging your friends from your network within photos, but now, it opens up a whole new dimension with opportunities. How will this affect Facebook users? For the most part, it…

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WhatsApp group chat supports 10 people

WhatsApp group chat supports 10 people
If you don't already know by now, I am a huge proponent of WhatsApp and how it connects the world via a new way of texting. The addition of the group chat functionality several months ago was a much welcomed feature, that was missing for the longest time. If you still have no clue what this is all about, read…

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Social media disaster: Energizer Night Race 2011

Social media disaster: Energizer Night Race 2011
As a proponent of social media, we know how important it is to be transparent and to treat everybody with utmost respect. One golden rule that I uphold is, "whether a person is online or face-to-face, treat them the same". However, we oftentimes¬†witness brands / companies disrespect people online, just because they leave negative comments. It is seemingly too easy…

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I used pirated software

I used pirated software
Yes, I admit it - I was a software pirate. I started at a young age. I bought CDs entitled 100 programs for software design (honestly, who needs 100 programs? Duh, I was a dumb Chinese dude - a bit smarter now). Then, when torrent sites emerged, I¬†scoured the Internet for cracks and had access to almost any software in…

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Everybody needs webhosting…

Everybody needs webhosting…
These days, many people run blogs to voice their public opinion, or just to jot down their thoughts. Some use free blog engines and the URLs given to them - somewhat like xyz.blogspot.com or xyz.wordpress.com Those who choose to take blogging to the next level normally tend to opt for buying their own domain names. It portrays a certain professionalism…

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Take time to breathe, really breathe!

Take time to breathe, really breathe!
In the fast pace of life, we oftentimes get caught up racing for the next deadline, the next event, the next promotion, the next million... is it really worth it? What is life to you? Are you really living life to its full? This amazing road safety video puts a spin on living life and how we should enjoy life.…

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Microsoft Business Productivity Online Suite

Microsoft Business Productivity Online Suite
There's been a lot of talk regarding cloud computing and how it's so easy to gain access to your information from anywhere in the world. I travel quite a lot, and even as I write this, I'm in Istanbul with my wife Grace (she's on assignment to take photos of a bride and groom while I am... "assisting")! Though I…

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Standard medicine for traveling

Standard medicine for traveling
When I travel, I always ensure my first aid kit is packed into my bags. It pays to be prepared, as you'll never know when a headache will rear it's evil head (hmm... is that a pun?), diarrhoea may strike, or you may accidentally cut yourself. So, the question is... what should you pack into a first aid kit? You…

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