Tag Archive: smartphone

Applications available on Google Chrome

September 21, 2011 3:48 pm Leave your thoughts

Google Chrome is a web browser known for its speed, simplicity and efficiency, and security.  Of course there is more to Google Chrome that makes it very attractive:  themes and incognito mode and applications or in the more IT ‘street-speak’, it will run apps. With i- and smart-phones leading the way with these it is no wonder that they would become available for your pc too.  Google Chrome is well on the way to offering a whole bunch of useful ones. Free apps There are a number of free apps available which can be downloaded to Google Chrome which allow you even faster access to certain areas particularly for blogging or linking your social media sites.  Google Chrome’s site lists 670 free apps currently.  Some obviously do similar jobs to one another but they are all designed to simplify and speed up things you probably already do. A small sample,…

QR codes – the smarter way to deliver information

July 14, 2011 1:12 pm Leave your thoughts

Keeping Google happy with regular blogs, refreshing homepage content and adding new offers are sure fire ways to keep your SEO rankings up.  You’ve got a great website, loads of brilliant content providing information on your products and services.  However, for new and small business enterprises, getting your audience there can be a real challenge. Introducing QR codes You may have seen these QR codes in newspapers, magazines and other paper-based media.  Quick Response (QR) codes are two-dimensional bar codes that are readable by smart phones with a QR reader application. Invented in Japan, the QR code has been described as paper-based hyperlinks.  Pretty succinct we think.  You simply take a picture of the QR code with your uber-smart phone (the likes of the iPhone, Blackberry, HTC, Android etc) and you’ll get redirected to the website in your phone’s browser. Given that we live in a digital age where we…