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The Metaverse: What Next?

January 9, 2022 | By Paul Mackenzie Ross | No Comments | Filed in: tech.

The metaverse - Google Trends 2014-2021

As has been mentioned before on here, the metaverse has been around for over 30 years. It all started, at least in name, in Neal Stephenson’s book Snow Crash, go read it if you haven’t already and be ready for a televised version. The metaverse is also a great fixed focus name for the world • Read More »

And Now the AMP Project

October 8, 2015 | By Paul Mackenzie Ross | No Comments | Filed in: Internet, marketing, news, SEO, tech.

As if there’s not enough to do, racing around and tweaking your websites’ code to pander to Google’s needs, there’s now the AMP Project from Big G. Announced yesterday on the official Google blog, AMP is the Accelerated Mobile Pages project. The aim of the AMP project is to improve delivery of content on mobile • Read More »

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A Serious Sign That Your Site Should be Mobile Friendly

November 18, 2014 | By Paul Mackenzie Ross | 3 Comments | Filed in: design, SEO, tech.

When Google says jump many people ask how high? So when the Mountain View search giant announced today that it would start flagging up mobile friendly websites in the SERPS this was a sign of just how serious it is to have a mobile first theme. Looking at the Analytics stats for one of my • Read More »

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Securing Small Business Data by Encrypting it

July 1, 2013 | By Paul Mackenzie Ross | No Comments | Filed in: business, tech.

“Securing Small Business Data by Encrypting it” was originally written by Paul Mackenzie Ross for One big problem facing British small businesses these days is the data security risk, but how do SMEs go about encrypting their data? A recent report from the Federation of Small Businesses (FSB) suggested that, cumulatively, cybercrime was costing • Read More »

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Another Open Letter to the CEO of Dixons/ PC World/ KnowHow

December 20, 2011 | By Paul Mackenzie Ross | 5 Comments | Filed in: tech.

[NOTE: John Browett is no longer the CEO of Dixons Group. As of January 2012 it has been reported that he has joined, of all places, Apple!] Dear Mr Browett, I know you haven’t responded personally to any of my previous emails but I’m starting to feel very familiar with this ongoing relationship, so do you • Read More »

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