Five favourites from the week that brought us 'Left Shark'

by Danielle Warren on Friday, February 6, 2015 - 14:15 Comments

What a difference a week makes. January came to a much-needed end, February brought us sub-zero temperatures and Perez Hilton was evicted from the Celebrity Big Brother House. But enough about that, here are five of our favourite things from the week that has been...

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LC:M AW15 or the menswear fashion week reflections

by Ieva Blazeviciute on Wednesday, January 28, 2015 - 13:56 Comments

As the menswear AW15 season came to an end with the final show in Paris, all the boys headed home on trains and planes without enough leg room, photographers rested sore hands and eyes, bloggers took a break from an #AW15 tag-flooded Instagram and everyone suddenly became very busy catching up on sleep.

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Guardian gets the Tweets, WhatsApp launches on the web and Facebook knows you pretty well...

by Danielle Warren on Thursday, January 22, 2015 - 15:00 Comments

You made it through the most depressing day of the year (Monday 19th January, apparently) and now the Friday finish is here. As a Friday treat, why not grab yourself a beer, sit back, and have a read through a recap of the week in digital.

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Facebook has a facelift, Twitter users unite under #JeSuisCharlie and selfie sticks meet their match

by Danielle Warren on Friday, January 9, 2015 - 11:40 Comments

Congratulations! You’ve made it through the first official working week of 2015, and doesn’t it feel oh so good? But before you start eyeing up the nearest pub to sneak off to, we’ve rounded up the latest news from around the digital and social world for you to mull over. Welcome to 2015...

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A review of the Year In Reviews from around the web

by Yunus Akseki on Tuesday, December 23, 2014 - 12:10 Comments

It’s the time of year when we reflect on ourselves and the year that has been. Brands, keen to take part these conversations, eagerly began releasing their Year In Reviews quite some time ago, in early December. The most compelling stories were by a handful of brands, who created their own narrative, linking their products to their audience. Many other brands joined the conversation and let their audience navigate through data about their products.

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10% of mobile orders are made in store, news in your Face and Gangnam Style breaks YouTube

by Danielle Warren on Friday, December 5, 2014 - 14:16 Comments

10% of Walmart's mobile online orders are made in store

Wallmart CEO Doug McMillon stated in an interview with CNBC that 10% of its mobile online orders are made in store. Shoppers are placing orders on their mobiles if an item is out of stock or if a product is not available on display.

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Create without thinking - the inner workings of Yoshitomo Nara

by Ieva Blazeviciute on Wednesday, December 3, 2014 - 16:47 Comments

Japanese artist Yoshitomo Nara recently held his “largest and most comprehensive exhibition in the UK to date” at The Dairy Centre much to the delight of both Japanese and non-Japanese art lovers eager to catch a glimpse of the famously shy artist. But as Nara hid under his cap in the dimly lit room, it soon became clear that this wasn’t going to be your usual exhibition-opening event.

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Tumblr beats Facebook, #BlackFriday begins and Oreo gets the final lick

by Danielle Warren on Friday, November 28, 2014 - 10:51 Comments

Tumblr and Pinterest lead the way

Sorry Twitter and Facebook, there’s two new hotshots in town. According to the latest social report from the Global Web Index, Tumblr and Pinterest are the fastest growing social platforms in 2014, increasing active users by a staggering 120% and 111% respectively over the last six months. Things weren’t so peachy for Facebook, whose somewhat meagre 2% increase found them bottom of the leaderboard.

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WhatsApp Goes Blue and There's a Christmas Ad Too

by Danielle Warren on Friday, November 7, 2014 - 15:34 Comments

There’s a new bird in town this Christmas, and his name is Monty. When it comes to creating the perfect Christmas ad, John Lewis are a jingle bell ahead of the competition. The retail giant caused a social media stir yesterday when they debuted their latest Christmas ad online, featuring a little boy called Sam, his penguin friends Monty and Mabel, and the soft, sultry tones of Tom Odell covering John Lennon’s Real Love.

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Everybody is Living in a Custard Cream

by Danielle Warren on Friday, October 31, 2014 - 17:20 Comments

Tesco’s Custard Cream spread, otherwise known as 2014’s answer to all of our prayers, may well change life as we know it FOREVER. But just imagine how wonderful the world would be with a cupboardful of these nifty items too...

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