Big Brother Google?

In a little shown display of power, Google excercized it’s mobile muscle on it’s Android operating system over the last few days. It came to the attention of the mobile team of malicious software being made available on the market, and they quickly stepped in to isolate and destroy the offending apps. What they did…

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Is Traditional Public Relations under threat

During the recent recession, when marketing budgets were slashed, the big losers were companies specialising in traditional public relations. Study after study showed that companies were spending less on press releases, print advertisements, promotional events and the like – whilst maintaining a healthy investment in online marketing. The benefits of online marketing are seductive. If…

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Bing Does it Again

It’s another case of the copycat, not that it should be any surprise online, but Bing Deals has broken into the realm of online deal makers. I guess it’s kind of a stretch to throw them in with the likes of Groupon and LivingSocial, because what Bing is doing is actually a little different. The…

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Charlie Sheen: Is He Really Crazy?

When you’re a self-proclaimed “rock star from Mars” with “goddesses” living at your “Sober Valley Lodge,” it only makes one wonder are you a raving lunatic or a marketing genius?  While many are writing Charlie off as having a mental meltdown and suffering career suicide, what he really is actually asking for is a 50% pay increase.…

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Calling Foul on Google

In the last few days there’s been a small problem for some Gmail users, as we’ve mentioned here. And Google has come out and said “Oops, our bad” and are working on correcting the error. In the last couple of weeks in addition, the search algorithm driving the Google machine was tweaked to try and…

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