Monthly Archives: March 2011

Slightly Cloudy

VGD are decamping to the HMS Belfast tomorrow to hear about what’s going on around the group, and talk about some of what we’re doing as part of the twice annual forums – we’ll mention a little about what we … Continue reading

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Colouring In

Topping the hot startup news has to be Color, a new iPhone app and photo-y social network that determines who you ‘follow’ based on how often you are in the same place. Interesting idea, and really on the heels of … Continue reading

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Touchy feely

I’m writing this in the WordPress app on my iphone, which is justifiably described as a smartphone. But smartphone as a term was almost immediately wrong. It represented any number of devices with more computing power and flexibility than some … Continue reading

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Points mean prizes

Being in the midst releasing an update to┬á on Monday, an issue with our careers portal on Tuesday, and planning for various forums next week, we’ve had an odd mix of testing and verifying while looking forward to the next … Continue reading

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Information Curation and Curated Search

As the web has developed it has become increasingly easy for people to create and share content. From free Geocities websites to posting on Twitter, the move has been to simpler, more spontaneity friendly tools, and with that a growth … Continue reading

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Locally Minded

This week has been an interesting one at VGD, what with helping on the launch of the Love Button campaign for Virgin Mobile Canada and all sorts of interesting news coming out thanks to SXSW. On the technology front, things … Continue reading

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