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Here we are in 2010 and, as the #StuartMacLennan stuff has shown, some people still don’t get the basics of social media or being online, so for those in Scotland and the rest of the UK, here’s a very ...

David Cameron is blaming the people who followed Stuart MacLennan for not acting on what he said via Twitter. What was Cameron advocating – a punch in the face? Capital punishment? Vigilante mobs? But by ...

The Scottish Sun ran a story today about a series of tweets by a prospective Parliamentary Candidate (ie wannabe MP) Stuart MacLennan and, as expected, he’s been sacked. While I can’t believe anyone is ...

Quite funny looking at some of the feedback from SXSW (Isaak Pinnock’s piece on lazy panels sums it up quite well) and it appears that there’s now a bit of a cry-out for more than love-ins at panels and ...

A while ago, I posted (half as a social media type, half as a parent blogger) about what I thought was a bit of a #prfail for The Scottish Baby Show over their  lack of blogger engagement and a press day at the ...

OK, so there’s been the Nestle Facebook rudeness stuff today, getting YouTube to censor Greenpeace the other day, the big Family Blogger event fight last year but you could write some of it off as being new to ...

I know everyone’s having a pop at Nestle for their role in the kit-kat / Greenpeace / palm oil social media controversy, but this came to light when YouTube pulled the video (Greenpeace says as much on their ...

Wowsers. Greenpeace UK post a video highlighting that Nestle apparently buys palm oil from companies that destroy rainforests. Online people go onto Facebook and Twitter (and the other account) and have a go at the ...

This week will probably see a chunk of blogging here around the themes of blogs and politics (and sometimes combining both) to promote not only the talk I’m giving at the free Nation1 ‘profiting from ...

Vodafone UK has been under fire on social media and digital communication channels after an obscene tweet was published: “VodafoneUK is fed up of homos and is going after beaver“. Now there’s a ...