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Website of the day: Emoji Tracker

Website of the day: Emoji Tracker

By 8 hours ago

The humble emoticon is something of a phenomenon, isn’t it? Its most modern incarnation, the emoji, is ubiquitous, to say the least. Even email clients will now display them, which makes us wonder how they go down in some corporate environments. But... >>

Website of the day: Brompton Dock

Website of the day: Brompton Dock

By 28 August 2014

It’s fair to say that the world has gone cycling crazy. You can credit the Olympics, the Tour de France, environmental awareness, fitness concerns, whatever. It doesn’t matter what the explanation is, more people than ever are getting around on two... >>

Website of the day: OnTheRoofs

Website of the day: OnTheRoofs

By 27 August 2014

Do you remember the names Vitaliy Raskalov and Vadim Makhorov? They’re the two Russian thrill seekers who climbed the incredible Shanghai Tower last year and posted a video of their exploits. It got millions of hits online and established the pair... >>

Website of the day: Bellingcat

Website of the day: Bellingcat

By 26 August 2014

We've talked a bit about citizen journalism, with ideas on where and how to get your words and pictures seen by a wider audience. But over the last couple of years things have changed dramatically. You won't go too far in the mainstream media now without... >>

Website of the day: Wonder How To

Website of the day: Wonder How To

By 22 August 2014

Hackers. They're the dark forces that the media loves to portray as lurking behind the bedroom curtains of suburban houses, subverting corporate greed and plotting the downfall of civilisation as we know it. Or, if you prefer, they’re people who just... >>

Website of the day: NomadLIst

Website of the day: NomadLIst

By 21 August 2014

The cost of living. That’s a phrase that the mainstream media has become almost obsessed with, as they trot out the horror stories about the housing market, unemployment figures, and the price of milk. It’s a scientific formula; a group of set measures... >>

Website of the day: Groupon

Website of the day: Groupon

By 20 August 2014

Some brands are always going to be synonymous with certain activities. You’re not writing with a ballpoint pen, you’re using a Biro. You’re not tidying your apartment using a vacuum cleaner you’re Hoovering. Likewise, if you’re searching online... >>

Website of the day: Motors

Website of the day: Motors

By 19 August 2014

August has always been a good time to buy a used car. The new registrations come out in September, so it’s when people start to offload their older models ready to take delivery of their shiny new wheels. More and more people are eschewing the meagre... >>

Website of the day: Yelp Trends

Website of the day: Yelp Trends

By 18 August 2014

Trends. It’s been a buzzword in online circles for so long that probably many people have forgotten what keeping an eye on them is even for. For Twitter, trends seem to be some ind of weird competition. If you’re “trending” you’re somehow seen... >>

Website of the day: The Gentleman's Journal

Website of the day: The Gentleman's Journal

By 15 August 2014

If you walk through any 21st-century city centre and take a look at the people you pass on the street, these days it’s quite difficult to classify people. Don’t get us wrong, that’s a good thing. A very good thing in fact. The modern world is one... >>