Tuesday, May 13, 2014

Parse updates its pricing model   

Technology

Ilya Sukhar, writing on the Parse Blog: Moving forward, there won’t be different ‘tiers’ of Parse. There’s only one type of Parse account and you can have an unlimited number of apps or games within it. For each of those … Continue reading →

Sunday, April 27, 2014

Spoiler Shield   

iOS

John-Michael Bond, writing for TUAW: Spoiler Shield is a free iOS app that allows you to scan your Facebook and Twitter feeds without worrying about unintentionally finding out who killed who this week. When you’re viewing your feeds with the … Continue reading →

Saturday, February 15, 2014

Sweep the Sleaze   

Design

Oliver Reichenstein, arguing back in 2012 against the ubiquitous social sharing buttons used by most websites: Social media buttons are not a social media strategy, even though they’re often sold that way. Excellent content, serious networking and constant human engagement … Continue reading →

Wednesday, August 14, 2013

The Spoiler Pledge

Opinion

Last night, I regrettably checked Facebook before bed and had the latest episode of one of my favourite reality shows spoiled by a friend’s status update. I rarely watch live TV anymore, preferring to record things and watch them the … Continue reading →

Friday, August 2, 2013

Social Media Sizing Cheat Sheet   

Photography

Devin Coldewey writing for DPReview Connect: Their new massively useful cheat sheet shows the pixel dimensions of just about every component on the major social networking sites. If you want your photos to look their best on your LinkedIn page … Continue reading →