About to hit their 19th year, the Mobile News Awards 2014 is the must-attend event for anyone who is anyone in the mobile industry. With major players such as O2, Samsung and Microsoft in attendance, it’s a veritable who’s who of the international mobile business.
Hosted this year by comedian Greg Davis, the awards have been described as “the BRITs of the mobile industry” by Crispin Thomas, MD of Talk Me Through, which should give you a pretty good idea of what a big deals these awards are.
A look back The ceremony takes place at the prestigious London Hilton on Park Lane, with the announcements taking place Thursday 13th March. With sponsors including Elite, Sony, O2, [...]
YouTube has undoubtedly been the unmitigated internet success stories of the past decade; to the extent that many industry experts are predicting it might even overtake traditional television as the primary platform from which we consume the lion’s share of our entertainment, education and information. In fact, amongst 18-24 year olds its estimated that is already the case, with the average young adult American estimated to spend approximately 46 minutes a day watching YouTube and only 9 minutes a day watching television!
Taken out of context these figures are of course rather incendiary, but the fact is that television is going nowhere (not yet anyway), in fact the two [...]
These days there is, as you’ll be aware, an app for everything. Interior design is no exception, and there are plenty of Android and iOS tools available for everyone from architects to newbies, offering everything from phone-based spirit levels to catalogues full of inspiring ideas. Here’s a look at some of the best.
A coat of paint and a new piece of furniture will freshen any room’s look. Children’s bedrooms are relatively easy to spruce up, which is good news because (a) children grow, and (b) children are messy. Try Peppermint 2 for repainting ideas, while you make the existing bed star of the show with an inexpensive new headboard. It’s a digitized color-wheel [...]
[dropcap size=small]S[/dropcap]kateboarding looks simple enough right? You watch the other boarders at the park and think that looks so easy! While it may only look as simple as pushing off the ground and balancing on a fancy piece of wood with wheels, there is much more to skateboarding than meets the eye. Staying on the board is one thing, but if you dream of pulling off tricks that make the likes of Tony Hawk envious, you need practice. Before you get disheartened because you can’t do an Ollie right away, remember that every pro skateboarder started out where you are now – as a total newbie. If you’ve just picked yourself up a Penny Skateboard and are ready to hit the pavement, [...]