Wow, those revolutionary Apple guys

iTunes radio will be playing iTunes music in an unrequested playlist, to enable Apple fans to have yet another way to buy music from iTunes that they hadn’t heard, and probably didn’t want to. Why put up with someone’s elses playlist when so easy to create your own? And yet another layer of Apple corp between the artist and the music. And Apple are “cool”, why? …

Tumblr is finally coming of age – when t…

Tumblr is finally coming of age – when the web world went mad on aggregation, and web 2.0 sites took full advantage of using other peoples information, tumblr was already doing it for individuals. It provides not only aggregation, but multitude of formats to present that information. I am not going to rewrite their blurb, as it seems pretty self-explanatory!

Tumblr lets you effortlessly share anything. Post text, photos, quotes, links, music, and videos, from your browser, phone, desktop, email, or wherever you happen to be. You can customize everything, from colors, to your theme’s HTML.

The Media Festival

Media City


The festival is for everyone working in the digital media space.  These include executives working in TV production / Film production / Commercial Production / Music companies / Broadcasters / ISPs Telcos / Advertising agencies / Games companies / Web developers / Mobile content providers / Post production companies / Interactive service providers / Content aggregators / Distributors

The two-day, twin-track agenda will allow festival attendees to tailor their experience according to their interests and make the most of the diversity on offer during plenary networking sessions.


The Media Festival will take place from 26th-28th November in various venues across Greater Manchester.