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Amazon shuts paid review websites

By Dyenamic Solitions - Last updated: Sunday, April 19, 2015

Amazon is suing four sites that pay people to produce reviews on the retailer’s site. The company alleges that the paid opinions “undermine” its review system which customers believe come from unbiased sources. Amazon is seeking damages from the four sites and wants them to stop producing the reviews. The four companies named in the […]

Google dominates search traffic

By Dyenamic Solitions - Last updated: Friday, January 16, 2015

Google accounts for over 90% of global organic search traffic-according to new research. The search engine world will continue to focus heavily on Google this year, based on recent research from Define Media Group. The consulting firm tracked traffic to 94 sites across various industry verticals between January and November 2014 and found that Google […]

GCHQ and NSA tracking billions of mobile phones

By Dyenamic Solitions - Last updated: Wednesday, December 18, 2013

Almost five billion mobile phone location records are logged by GCHQ and NSA every day according to reports the Washington Post.The data is said to help the NSA track individuals, and map who they know, to aid the agency’s anti-terror work. The “dragnet surveillance” was condemned by digital rights groups who called for the NSA’s […]

Blackberry reports £603 million second quarter loss

By Dyenamic Solitions - Last updated: Friday, September 27, 2013

Blackberry has reported a second quarter net loss of £603 million following a slump in sales. The company warned investors last week that it would report a loss of up to a billion dollars, due to poor sales of its new smartphones. It also announced 4,500 job cuts in a bid to stem those losses. […]

Online terms and conditions- are they so big they are unenforceable?

By Dyenamic Solitions - Last updated: Friday, June 14, 2013

As many online companies’ terms and conditions are now being bigger than Shakespeare’s Hamlet- could it be that “unfair” clauses in agreements are unenforecable? The issue of companies’ online terms and conditions have been in the news in recent years. In December of last year Facebook’s photo sharing site Instagram updated its privacy policy giving […]

US snoopers program PRISM- more information leaking out

By Dyenamic Solitions - Last updated: Wednesday, June 12, 2013

News that the US government’s National Security Agency (NSA) has been snooping into the phone records of Verizon customers quickly escalated into reports that it also had backdoor access to the major technology companies, including Apple, Google and Facebook.The PRISM programme tapped into the servers of nine internet firms, according to leaked documents obtained by […]

Apple global tax avoiders- Senate committee

By Dyenamic Solitions - Last updated: Wednesday, May 22, 2013

A US Senate committee said Apple had used “a complex web of offshore entities” to avoid paying billions of dollars in taxes. The US Senate had said that Apple paid little or nothing on billions of dollars in profits placed in Irish subsidiaries. The Irish Republic, home to three Apple subsidiaries, claims that it is […]

Samsung gains tablet market share as Apple’s dominance decreases

By Dyenamic Solitions - Last updated: Wednesday, February 13, 2013

Samsung has doubled its share of the tablet market in the last three months of 2012 according to research from IDC.Samsung which makes the Galaxy range of tablets sold 7.9 million units- up from 2.2 million a year ago, taking its market share to 15.1%. The market leader Apple with it’s iPad saw its share […]

iPad Mini unveiled by Apple in small tablet market battle

By Dyenamic Solitions - Last updated: Friday, November 2, 2012

Apple has unveiled its widely anticipated 7.9 inch (20.1cm) tablet, the iPad Mini.The device, which is 0.3 inch thick and weighs 0.68lbs (0.3kg), was announced at an event in California. The entry wi-fi-only model, with 16GB storage, will cost £269 in the UK and is available from today. The iPad Mini will compete directly with […]

Apple Maps frustration- Tim Cook apologises

By Dyenamic Solitions - Last updated: Monday, October 1, 2012

Apple’s chief executive Tim Cook has published an apology following criticism caused by it’s switch to a new maps system.Tim Cook acknowledged that users had been frustrated by the move and repeated a pledge to improve the software. In the meantime he even suggested that users download an alternative service from one of it’s rivals. […]