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How to use Twitter to complain

By Dyenamic Solitions - Last updated: Wednesday, September 4, 2013

A new way of complaining about bad service using Twitter has just been created. A disgruntled customer has found a new way to use social media to take on a big corporation. Fed up with the way British Airways was handling the issue of his father’s lost luggage, businessman Hasan Syed decided to complain about […]

Sally Bercow’s Lord McAlpine tweet was libel

By Dyenamic Solitions - Last updated: Friday, May 24, 2013

A tweet published by Sally Bercow about Tory peer Lord McAlpine was libellous, the High Court has ruled. Amid widespread speculation about his identity, she has Tweeted: “Why is Lord McAlpine trending. Innocent Face.” Mrs Bercow said she was “disappointed” by the ruling but the peer’s lawyer said she had caused “unnecessary pain”. After the […]

Twitter launches #musicservice with artist recommendations

By Dyenamic Solitions - Last updated: Thursday, April 25, 2013

Twitter has unveiled a new music app which will recommend tracks based on who you follow on the social network.Songs can be played directly in the app via services such as Rdio, Spotify and iTunes. The software displays songs your friends are currently listening to – as well as suggestions from artists. It follows moves […]

Twitter’s video social media Vine gets X rating

By Dyenamic Solitions - Last updated: Thursday, February 7, 2013

Surprise, surprise- as suggested by the Dyenamic Solution’s post last month Twitter launches Vine video sharing service in which we warned about potential content issues- Apple have re rated Twitter’s social media Vine video service.Vine – Twitter’s new video clip sharing app – has had its age rating increased to 17+ on Apple’s store, the […]

Dangers of Twitter- nine fined for naming rape victim

By Dyenamic Solitions - Last updated: Friday, November 9, 2012

Nine people have each been told to pay £624 to a woman raped by footballer Ched Evans after they admitted naming her on Twitter.Further to our post yesterday: New social media warning from hiring professionals another example of the dangers of engaging social media before brain emerges. Seven men and three women, aged between 18 […]

New social media warning from hiring professionals

By Dyenamic Solitions - Last updated: Thursday, November 8, 2012

Beware- hiring practices within many modern organisations today are placing greater emphasis on the social networking presence of candidates.Dyenamic Solutions has long been said that head hunters and potential employers use LinkedIn to find potential recruits and then use Facebook to find reasons not to hire the candidates. This tactic may be used to uncover […]

Dangers of social media- nurse faces sack for Facebook hospital protest post

By Dyenamic Solitions - Last updated: Wednesday, August 1, 2012

Dyenamic Solutions have long cautioned on the use of social media postings- now comes news that a nurse is facing the sack for using Facebook to claim NHS managers are quietly closing a small hospital.Bernadette Green, who has worked at Biggleswade Hospital in Bedfordshire for 12 years, used the social networking site to claim managers […]

Neverseconds blogger beats Argyll Bute Council over censorship ban

By Dyenamic Solitions - Last updated: Monday, June 18, 2012

A ridiculous ban by Argyll and Bute Council preventing a nine year old girl from photographing her school meals has been lifted following a storm of protest on the internet.Martha Payne (Veg to her followers) from Argyll has now recorded more than six million hits with 2,368 comments on her NeverSeconds blog. Argyll and Bute […]

Scottish brewer uses Twitter to sink Goliath Diagio

By Dyenamic Solitions - Last updated: Monday, May 14, 2012

A small Scottish beer company BrewDog has used Twitter to shame Diageo into a public apology after exposing the global drinks giant for using “dirty tricks” to manipulate the results of an awards ceremony.BrewDog, a five-year-old brewer from Aberdeenshire, mounted a Twitter campaign after representatives from the FTSE 100 heavyweight threatened to pull its sponsorship […]