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Open Source – A Sign of Things to Come?

24.8.2009 by Pingu

Traditionally, change is brought about by ideas, contributions, team work and communities. This is no less so in IT. Just a few years ago software and applications were seen as magical entities and few people understood how they worked. This lack of understanding inevitably led to problems like users being locked into applications that vendors no longer promoted, even while they continued to collect support fees. But now, as our lives plunge into the digital, people are more understanding of how applications work and in turn more able and willing to contribute to the science of IT. Today online organisations…

UKFastTrack Deadline Looms

17.8.2009 by Dick Branston

UKFast's contest to find the next big ebusiness will soon kick-off and this means that the deadline for applications is rapidly approaching. Anyone with a great idea for an online business can get the chance to benefit from six months…

What Accelerates Online Business Growth?

14.8.2009 by Mother Superior

The internet offers a platform for growth which has never before been as dynamic, practical or widely accessible. Online there are thousands of companies all competing for a place in the spotlight, so what accelerates those online businesses that are…

You Need the Love of a Good Google

4.8.2009 by Dick Branston

To be a success online you need many things - a great idea, determination, a little capital etc. But top of your list has to be Google Love. Trying to grow an online business without it would be like trying…