Daily Archives: September 27, 2012

Tim Bradshaw

Twitter has been touting its success as a “mobile first” social network, capitalising on the biggest perceived weakness of its main rival Facebook.

One recent estimate from eMarketer has even suggested that Twitter will generate more revenues from mobile ads than Facebook this year.

But new data show the scale of the threat that Twitter faces from explosive growth at Instagram, the photo-sharing app acquired by Facebook. Read more

iPhone 5

Apple iPhone 5
Rating: 5/5

The iPhone 5 went on sale a week ago and 5m handsets were sold in three days, despite the furore around its inaccurate Maps app. With competition looming from Nokia, BlackBerry and Android phones, how has Apple’s annual update added enough allure to the iPhone to ensure it stays ahead of the pack?

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