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Flingo is the future. Online videos and access to movies or TV shows is on the rise. Some said at the expense of normal digital TV. They were wrong. The future is digital TV interacting with the web. Combining both into one smooth, seamless viewing experience. It’s early days yet but it’s great to see…

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Social sharing explained by Zuckerberg… kind of

Over on Tech Crunch today they had a little video of Mark Zuckerberg explaining how a persons shared items increases exponentially over time. An interesting thought, even if it isn’t something that will hold up over an extended period of time. The figures may be off. There are certainly bursts of time where people become…

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Video – Facebook and Skype in bed together

Perhaps the title is a little misleading but, as expected, Facebook’s new feature is video chat and it’s powered by Skype. The announcement didn’t contain any surprises and as well as finally bringing video chat to the Facebook masses it also allows Skype to increase its market share. Currently Skype has around 125 million active…

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Using Atom Feeds in ASP.NET

update: qwerty.ie articles of interest is no longer available since Google Reader has been discontinued. Recently, Qwerty.ie has added an “Articles Of Interest” frame on the right side of the page, showing a few headings of articles you may like. This was then followed by a page which contained these articles. Both these new features…

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Future Social Security

Facebook is gargantuan and with so much detailed data on it’s 750 million active users it clearly has the potential to get much more powerful if that data is utilised. There’s even a good chance it could dethrone Google at it’s own game, search. Another giant, Amazon, has constantly led the way in utilising user…

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Articles of Interest

Articles of Interest has been discontinued since Google discontined Google Reader   There always a lot going on out there in wild but how do you keep track of it all? It can be tedious to wade through the vast swamp of mud to find that one tiny truffle of news. Syndicate feeds such as…

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Calcutta Run 2011 – Dublin

I recently took part in the Calcutta run to help raise some money for GOAL and Peter McVerry Trust. The run took place on the 14th of May; beginning at Blackhall and heading in around Phoenix park. Thank you to everyone who sponsored me. If your interested to see what I had to do for…

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Historical Queen Visit to Ireland

In a break from coding, today is a historic day for both Ireland and Britain. For the first time since the Republic has been established a ruling British Monarch has dropped in for tea. It’s great that Ireland can stand up and welcome the Queen. Any talk about this being “premature” or disrespectful to those…

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