DrawingSomething Application including Bugs and Fixes

Its been all go recently with Intragram being bought by Facebook and now DrawSomething from OMGPOP being bought by Zynga of Farmville fame for massive amounts of money it seems. Hopefully Zynga will sort out some of the problems that people are experiencing. Where can I play DrawSomething If you still don’t know what Drawsomething is (where have you been?) – it is a drawing game similar to Pictionary where you draw a picture and people guess what it is, you can play this with Facebook friends or random people using the iPhone or iPad from iTunes. You can also play it directly from Facebook […]

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Storify launches a new look with a stronger foundation today!

I’m glad to read today that Storify have made lots of changes – They say they have rebuilt it from the ground up. Storify is a new way of blogging your life in social media – You can make stories from the social web using moments, tweets, in the realtime. Just search on a subject on various platforms such as Twitter, Facebook, YouTube, Flickr, and Google plus and make your own story! Storify was Co-founded by@burtherman and @xdamman I’ve always loved the idea of this, but to be honest most of the time, it didn’t work that well for me for various reasons, but now they have […]

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The New Social Networks set to take on Twitter – Meet Subjot and Heello

New Social Networks set to take on Twitter Yes, new social networks launched recently – Subjot and Heello.  We’ve all heard about Google+ the project that aims to make sharing on the web more like sharing in real life is its claim. With its Circles, Sparks and Hangouts it makes it a little different to Twitter and Facebook. However in the past two weeks we  have seen two new kids on the block. Subjot – Created by Chris and Becky Carella and launched on the 4th of August  – in private beta. The main element  is that is Chris and Becky […]

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At last iTunes has a Google+ App for Apple iPhone !

  The Google+ app has arrived for iPhone!  Since the Android app was launched for Google plus, we Apple users on Google+ have been patiently waiting (for a couple of weeks!) for an iTunes application, although to be fair it was pretty good using Safari. As far as I know Apple has had it for over a week for approval. Finally it is available for 3G, 3GS and iPhone 4 – Nothing for the iPod Touch, or the iPad available yet! I couldn’t actually find it via the App Store from the iPhone yet  (it is appearing now under realease date) however […]

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Facebook Scam – Google+ Get Invite

Surprise, Surprise –  there appears to be a few fake Google plus invite pages flying around facebook at the moment offering immediate access to Google+ who’s social network is currently running in beta with a limited amount of people.  I say that but a report from Mashable says that  there are now more than 10 million google+ users. Every now and then Google opens up the network for a little while so that you can send out invites and people can accept, but its not for long and if you miss it you have to wait for the next one, when […]

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Google+ Can you change extended Profile ID ?

I don’t know if you are like me but I hate numbers – I go to all lengths to avoid these numbers that they give us for personal links on various websites. So I’ve been trying to find out how to change the long number (its 21 digits!) on the Google+ Profile ID to my Google mail name.  which I thought was an option, but it has disappeared. The short answer  is that officially at present you cannot change the extended URL; while Google plus is on “Field Trial” When its out of trial  you should be able to do […]

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