Monthly Archives: November 2010

About Face

Unbelievable as it may seem, the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office have sent the Facebook offices a Notice of Allowance, effectively awarding then the trademark of the word ‘Face’. Am I alone in thinking that this is a preposterous decision? While … Continue reading

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Getting Tough But Will It Work?

Illegal file sharing and counterfeit goods sites are in for a shock.  The US Government has commenced a domain seizure programme in an attempt to close these illegal traders down. According to CNet News, the seizures came after a Senate … Continue reading

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Is Social Media Destroying The Web?

Tim Berners-Lee, who is credited with developing the World Wide Web sees Facebook and other social platforms as a serious threat to the future of the Internet. As he sees it, the four primary threats are: The eroding of the … Continue reading

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