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Internal Collaboration With Social Media

19.11.2010 by Dick Branston

I've been thinking recently, that for me the problem with the hype surrounding Social Media, is that people often just think of it as a marketing tool and nothing more. However, forget that facebook, twitter, digg...etc exist and think of Social Media as an ethos and a philosophy. These are communication tools that enhance our ability to collaborate, create groups and use the web in a far more sociable and connected way. But by sociable, I don't mean to socialise. No, I mean to communicate, work together, share experiences and much more. These tools are being used to great effect…

Can Facebook Threads Enhance Google’s Offering?

12.10.2009 by Dick Branston

Google recently added forum results to its search listings. The aim is to include more social media in its results mix. But is it a good idea? Well they say variety is the spice of life and it terms of…

Sale Sharks Hospitality is the Place to Be

2.9.2009 by Dick Branston

Did you know that the Sale Sharks match day hospitality is the best ticket in Greater Manchester for meeting and mixing with the biggest names in business? Despite all the top flight football teams, cricket, ice hockey and rugby league…

UK Government to Get Serious on Cyber Crime

10.7.2009 by Dick Branston

Following in the footsteps of the US, the UK Government has launched the first national cyber security strategy designed to offer a co-ordinated defence against the ever increasing threat of cyber crime. The move is an attempt to achieve greater…

Manchester is Top UK City

9.6.2009 by Dick Branston

It is official if we didn't already know. Manchester is the best city in the UK! The home of fine dining, fine arts, seats of great learning, the best football team in England (second best in Europe!) and the best…

Twitting Money

16.4.2009 by Dick Branston

Big online news stories at the moment all seem to be about getting hold of the gold at the end of the rainbow from new media web portals. In terms of pure visitor numbers the likes of YouTube, Facebook and…

Community Spirit Alive and Well in Manchester

14.5.2008 by Mother Superior

For those who don't know, Manchester is playing host to the UEFA Cup Final tonight and the city is full of Scottish and Russian fans. We're very fortunate at UKFast to have one of the best vantage points in Manchester.…

Believing the Skype

17.7.2006 by Chris N

Much to my relief and much like Pink, I'm not dead. Good day once more, UKFast blog fans. Voice over IP, or VOIP, is quickly gaining popularity. I have my ridiculous Captain Scarlet-style headset waiting at home, in order to…

Internet World Filling up

26.4.2006 by Mother Superior

It's fantastic news that the Internet World exhibition is filling up at a record rate. But it also means that if you haven't booked your place you really need to do it now. You can go direct to the Internet…

The Internet as a Set of Communities

20.4.2006 by Mother Superior

Just the like world, the Internet grows as a set of communities. Many of the largest, the big portals are like the countries of the net and in order to participate in them we have to play by their rules.…