Social Media

Jan 6, 2010

Toshiba ZX900 Cell TV: the 3D WiFi Internet TV with PS3 Power!

Posted by in CES 2010, Events, HDTV, Manufacturer, Music, Toshiba, Video and TV
Toshiba ZX900 CELL TV - 3D HDTV with PS3 power

Toshiba have been showing off the Toshiba ZX900 CELL TV at CES 2010. The ZX900 has been so over-stuffed with features it’s difficult to know where to start! But I’ll give it a go 🙂 First up, the clue’s in the name – CELL TV, which features the CELL Engine processor, a variant of the […]


Jan 6, 2010

Alereon NoWire laptop extender: The simplest way to wirelessly stream YouTube videos to your HDTV

Posted by in HDTV, Uncategorized, Videos, YouTube Gadget
Alereon NoWires media extender

Watching videos on your laptop is fun. Watching them on your giant 50″ HDTV is better. Much better – it’s what you bought the TV for! Unfortunately, getting your laptop to stream YouTube clips onto your PC has been a nightmare. You can do it farily simply with a simple HDMI connection, but that involves […]


Jun 21, 2009

Freshen up your Friday nights with Spotify and YouTube

Posted by in Music, Music Services, Social Media, Spotify

I suppose I of all people, being the publisher of this blog, should have realised this some time ago, but the Web is really making a huge difference to people’s viewing habits – including the classic end-of-the-night ‘back to mine’ ad-hoc party. I was at a friend’s house the other weekend, who’d suggested we all […]


Mar 11, 2009

Beyond Twitter: How to use GeoBlogging to catch the next social media wave

Posted by in Articles, Featured, How To, Social Media

Micro-blogging with sites like Twitter is so 2008. The latest trend for the 2009 social media rockstar is to show the world where you are and where you’ve been. It’s now possible to capture not just the time, but your precise location from all manner of different devices, and publish any content you take on […]


Mar 4, 2009

Google CEO bashes Twitter

Posted by in Social Media
Twitter

Google CEO Eric Schmidt must be getting jumpy. He’s been trash-talking Twitter, calling it a “poor man’s email system.” The King of search really couldn’t be more wrong. Follow these simple steps, Eric, to see why…


Mar 2, 2009

5 gadgets no social media celeb should be without

Posted by in Social Media
Son Cyber-Shot DSC G3 camera

So you want to be Internet famous and become the next social media Rockstar? In this next post on social media, I’ll reveal the best gadgets for the job, as well as some tips on how to choose the best equipment to beat your fellow social media hacks. You’ll be the next Robert Scoble before […]


Feb 5, 2009

Stephen Fry, the Oscar Wilde of Generation Twitter

Posted by in Apple, Social Media
Stephen Fry on twitter

I think I’ve experienced one of the weirdest convergences I’d never expected to see. Stephen Fry was a guest speaker at an Apple Store in London last night, and one of his friends live blogged the entire event via Twitter. Now Stephen, for those of you who don’t know, is not only deeply into Twitter: […]


Jan 31, 2009

How to make money with online video

Posted by in Articles, Featured, How To, Social Media
how to succeed with online video

If you love making videos, want to make money from them and become the next YouTube superstar, then success and riches are just an upload away. If only it were that easy! Fortunately, I’ve created a guide on how to succeed with online video, which shows you how to use your video camera, the dozens […]


Jan 26, 2009

15 video sites better than YouTube

Posted by in Articles, Featured, Social Media
sites better than YouTube

Having the latest YouTube camcorder is one thing, but is YouTube the best place to upload your video? In this second Social Media Mentalism post, I’ve compiled a list of 15 video sites that are even better than YouTube, allowing you to capture a much a wider audience, and ultimately become Internet famous!


Jan 23, 2009

The best YouTube cameras to make you a YouTube Superstar

Posted by in Articles, Featured, How To, Social Media
How to be a YouTube superstar

In the first of our Social Media Mentalism series, I’ll show you the gadgets you need to become a YouTube superstar. Not just YouTube though – there are dozens of sites like you YouTube that let you upload your Web video and become Internet famous. In this guide, I’ll show you how to make YouTube […]