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Manchester, UK
Editor-in-Chief — The Next Web
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Editor-in-Chief at The Next Web, member of Manchester Digital council. Making music as @TheStarFighterP. I say 'Yes' a lot.

Numerous tracks the numbers that matter to you — Up until today, Numerous offered an iOS app that allowed you to track all sorts of numbers in one place - from your Twitter followers, to your mortgage rate to your current distance from home. Now it's received a big update that turns it into a platform, with an API for developers and IFTTT integration for end users.
Jul 30, 2015

Numerous: This clever app tracks the numbers that matter to you – and helps you act on them < I'm enjoying this

Adobe's Digital Publishing Solution embraces content marketers — Adobe's Digital Publishing Suite was synonymous with the era of iPad magazine apps. In the past five years, it was responsible for 6,700 mobile apps that have been downloaded a total of 315 million times.
Jul 29, 2015

Adobe embraces content marketers with its new Digital Publishing Solution app creator

Jul 29, 2015

Adobe is targeting content marketers with its new Digital Publishing Solution app creator

Boxer takes on Microsoft's Outlook by bringing your inbox and calendar together — Email productivity app Boxer is challenging Microsoft's Outlook app for iOS and Android with the addition of calendar support. On iOS, you'll find your calendar integrated right into the same app as your email and contacts. On Android, Boxer has opted to build a completely separate calendar app (currently rolling out).
Jul 28, 2015

The new version of Boxer for iOS is a worthy rival to Outlook in the email/calendar combo stakes >

This app makes it easy to move playlists from Spotify to Apple Music — Moving playlists from Spotify to Apple Music isn't as straightforward as it should be. Apple doesn't offer an importer, so you'll have to use a workaround. There are a couple of fiddly methods - one involving two apps and one that requires you to get down and dirty with JSON.
Jul 27, 2015

This Mac app is the simplest way I've found to move playlists from Spotify or Rdio to Apple Music >

New York is now the world's number 2 startup ecosystem — Startup data benchmarking company Compass has released its second Startup Ecosystem Report. In the three years since the previous report, New York City has overtaken Tel Aviv in the rankings to become the second most significant startup ecosystem in the world, behind (of course) Silicon Valley.

Imagine a world where news sites drop display ads. — Let's stack up the evidence... Grumbles about site load speeds on news sites are getting louder, thanks in no small part to often bulky ad downloads.
Jul 26, 2015

Imagine a world where news sites drop display ads. It might not be that far away

Jul 26, 2015

Imagine a world where news sites drop display ads. It might not be that far away < from earlier

Jul 27, 2015

Imagine a world where news sites drop display ads. It might not be that far away

Sonic 2 and making a real impact with your marketing — Few marketing campaigns have the power to stick with you vividly for decades. The way Sega launched Sonic the Hedgehog 2 in 1992, however, really fits the bill. Even to this day I remember that 'Sonic 2sday' was November 24, 1992. I remember the excitement I had as a child as that day approached.

Nintendo is killing its TVii service for Wii U next month — Nintendo is shutting down the TVii service on its Wii U console next month. One of the big selling points of the Wii U when it launched in late 2012, it provides access to cable and satellite TV channels, as well as video on demand services like Netflix and Hulu.
Jul 25, 2015

Missed oppotunity for a Ned's Atomic Dustbin reference > Nintendo is killing its TVii service for Wii U next month

Jack Dorsey blows my mind — Jack Dorsey blows my mind. That's not a compliment or a criticism, he just blows my mind. He's Mr Two-hats; Mr CEO-of Square-and-interim-CEO-of-Twitter - and he had an interesting Friday. First news broke that a Square IPO is finally in motion.

Music discovery app Pause now offers more 'magazines' — Last time we caught up with music discovery app Pause, it had just arrived on Android following its iOS launch. It was evolving into a music magazine, with the promise of platform supporting a range of publishers. Now that platform has arrived. In practice, that means there's now more content on offer.
Jul 22, 2015

Nice big update to music discovery app Pause today >

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Jul 30, 2015

Team TNW is so talented. ❤️❤️❤️

Jul 30, 2015

Just found this in my 'other' folder on Facebook. Fair point.

Jul 30, 2015

@drew Twitter's biggest problem is 'Twitter's biggest problem' posts.

Jul 30, 2015

@zseward Convo. Threaded conversations are really useful for staying clear who's on what and where they're up to.

Jul 30, 2015

@zseward really interesting as we haven't found a way to make Slack work for a distributed editorial team. Works for whole-company stuff tho

Jul 30, 2015

@superpixels @ow I probably still have the songs I wrote when I was a teenager somewhere. Mostly awful lyrics.

Jul 30, 2015

@ow all I have to be ashamed of is bad jokes and poorly-articulated opinions. More suspicious to delete them!

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