Skype 5.0 Could Be Better

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When you are, or should I say were, the yard stick by which all other messaging services are measured there is great pressure on you. The pressure, however, seems to be showing on Skype and parent company Microsoft as they are having a bit of a rough time of late. First we start out with […]

Facebook Manipulating Users Emotions

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Ohhhhh, Facebook, when will you learn to not experiment with your users? Yet again those tech heads over at FB have been conducting research on us without warning or asking for consent. Basically the people over at FB Labs decided to do a psychological experiment on random users and it involved controlling their news feeds. […]

Google+ Turns Three and It’s Still Teething

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It’s been 3 years since the launch of Google+ and despite the massive strides it’s made and signs of competitive life when we look back there isn’t much to write home about. You see, the thing about Google+ is that it suffers from a real case of love it or hate it and that isn’t […]

Skype Getting Cheaper for EU Customers

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So okay, that title is a little misleading, Skype isn’t actually getting cheaper for those who live in the EU, the company is actually getting sneakier about its charges. In a recent email sent to Skype users in the European Union the company stated that they would no longer charge Value Added Tax (VAT) at […]

Is Twitter Changing the Retweet?

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Leaving your opinion on a retweet used to mean cramming it into maybe 20 characters at most and that never really let you get your point across. There is, however, some good news on the horizon because there are rumors that Twitter is going to start a feature which will allow you to retweet but […]