Inside Gab, The Social Network Attracting “Alt-Right” Users - Mark Dalton
By @TheMarkDalton When Twitter made the move of banning a number of white nationalist “alt-right” users on the same day they said that they would be cracking down on hate speech it is no surprise that users would head elsewhere. Feeling alienated by Twitter, users who were either banned or felt they were targeted have flocked … Continue reading "Inside Gab, The Social Network Attracting “Alt-Right” Users"
Curating Who You Follow On Social - Mark Dalton
Curating who you follow on social media is important, take back control of your social feeds and see the content that you want to see.
MacBook Pro Touch Bar Review 2016 - Mark Dalton
By @TheMarkDalton The 2016 MacBook Pro rocking the TouchBar has been a hot talking point since it was first unveiled in October. Is it worth the money? Is the TouchBar a gimmick? Will I end up in dongle hell? With my MacBook Pro due an upgrade I was all over this one, here is how I have … Continue reading "MacBook Pro Touch Bar Review 2016"
Reddit CEO In Hot Water After Secretly Editing Comments From Trump Supporters - Mark Dalton
By @TheMarkDalton Reddit CEO Steve Huffman has found himself in a whole heap of trouble after he admitted that he modified comments about him left on the site from Trump supporters. He has apologised for changing messages with mentions of him inside the sites largest forum for the President-elect and his actions have dredged up previous … Continue reading "Reddit CEO In Hot Water After Secretly Editing Comments From Trump Supporters"
Ev Williams, A Twitter Cofounder, Nails Facebook’s Fake News In A Screenshot - Mark Dalton
Ev Williams, a Twitter cofounder, has nailed Facebook's fake news problem in one beautiful screenshot which he posted on Medium.
The Parents Social Media App Guide For The 2016 Holiday Season - Mark Dalton
By @TheMarkDalton Social media apps let teens do it all and these days smartphone users are getting younger and younger – that is just the way society is going whether you agree with it or not. So with young users having access to such powerful devices it is important for parents to educate themselves on the … Continue reading "The Parents Social Media App Guide For The 2016 Holiday Season"
Instagram Launches Live Video, With A Twist - Mark Dalton
Instagram have launched their own version of live video with a twist, it vanishes straight away after you have broadcast on the app.
When You Start Attending Too Many Conferences Your Business Suffers - Mark Dalton
By @TheMarkDalton Now, I come in peace. I know some of you love your conferences and events and they are great. You can network with new businesses, meet new contacts, make new clients and connect with people online afterwards who you may never have connected with otherwise. You should definitely be going to conferences and taking … Continue reading "When You Start Attending Too Many Conferences Your Business Suffers"
Spectacles Are An Example Of Marketing Genius - Mark Dalton
By @TheMarkDalton Snapchat’s new Spectacles are the cool and hip looking camera sunglasses that users desperately want to get their hands on. Much of the conversation has not even been about the glasses itself but the wacky launch campaign which has been taking place. Snapchat has made a hame out of getting a pair of Spectacles. … Continue reading "Spectacles Are An Example Of Marketing Genius"
Social Media Trends To Look Out For In 2017 - Mark Dalton
Social media trends to look out for in the upcoming year as the game starts to move faster than ever before. Get involved or get left behind.
Watch Dogs 2 - The Game We Wanted In 2014 - Mark Dalton
Watch Dogs 2 has launched and gets it all right in the sequel to the game that got so much wrong, pick it up - this is one you don't want to miss out on.
Fake News Stories ‘Outperformed’ Real Ones In The Run Up To The Election - Mark Dalton
Fake news stories outperformed real ones in the run up to the election. Enough to sway the vote? We can't say for sure, but still an impact.
I Have No Problems With Twitter’s Purge - But It Could Backfire - Mark Dalton
By @TheMarkDalton In case you haven’t noticed, Twitter went on a purge last week and banned several alt-right accounts on the back of a bitterly divisive presidential election campaign in America which has split the country in two. A number of white nationalist and fringe group accounts have been banned from the platform, some of which … Continue reading "I Have No Problems With Twitter’s Purge – But It Could Backfire"
Twitter Starts Adding QR Codes To Their App - Mark Dalton
Twitter has started adding QR codes to their app in an attempt to make it easier to find and follow new accounts on the platform.
Adam Bain, Twitter’s Chief Of Operations, Is Stepping Down - Mark Dalton
By @TheMarkDalton Twitter’s COO, Adam Bain, is stepping down from his role at the struggling social media company. Like it or not, that is the word which describes Twitter’s current status in the market – struggling. Bain is said to be leaving Twitter to “explore opportunities outside the company” and will be replaced by CFO Anthony … Continue reading "Adam Bain, Twitter’s Chief Of Operations, Is Stepping Down"
Zucks Has It Wrong, The Media Has Blood On Their Hands - Mark Dalton
By @TheMarkDalton We don’t typically discuss politics in any capacity here but today is an exception given the events of the past week. So today we will be discussing the influence of Facebook and the media in the recent presidential election in America. Facebook has struggled over the past number of months with fake news. On … Continue reading "Zucks Has It Wrong, The Media Has Blood On Their Hands"