Published 6 November 2011
It’s a cold Winter’s night in 1997, and a 23-year old boy is walking to his first date with the future Mrs Bigpinots. He’s only on a small salary from his first job, but he’s decided to splash out and book at table at l’Escargot in London’s Soho district. He’s wearing a suit, he’s polished his shoes, but it’s pretty [...]
Published 25 September 2011
The headline reads ‘Trip Advisor faces ASA investigation after review complaints’ (Guardian).
The crux of the story is that a company is arguing that Trip Advisor can’t make the statements that its reviews are ‘trusted’, ‘real’ and ‘honest’ because, they claim, [...]
Published 21 July 2011
The world of social media is generally a pretty friendly one. It’s full of terms such as like, follow, share, friends and +1. A typical day sees birthday wishes being sent, congratulations being offered, interest being shown in other people’s lives, long-lost friends reconnecting…
But that isn’t a true representation of [...]