Facebook, Twitter, Google+ And The Future…

There’s a few things that have been swirling around inside my cavernous mind since the initial launch of Google+ which all relates to the future of social networks. I’ve already noticed a fracture forming in the camps of Facebook, Twitter and Google+ users.  I’ve already seen the behaviour of cross posting to each and even […]

Goo.gl and the QR Code…

I’m not sure why everybody is surprised that Google’s “new” (not new, been around for a while, just released to the public) url shortener can provide an extra piece of info known as a QR code. This is just Google’s url shortening crew being smart and using existing graphic/image APIs that Google provides to everybody. […]

Google’s Security Updates…

Google seems to be rolling out an interesting pack of security updates for their sites.  The only official announcement I’ve seen is for Gmail, but I’d expect this to come for many other services. Currently a lot of Google services work fine with https (docs, calendar, blogger.com) but none seem to offer the same default […]

OpenID Providers, Where Are You?

OpenID would be much easier to implement and use if the big-guns who’ve all promised support over a year ago actually have working production environments.   Yahoo! is currently the only one of the big three who properly support OpenID.  Google, Microsoft, where are you?  Enough with the usability testing – lets roll this shit out.