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The rise of the wedding hashtag: do you REALLY need one?

Lauren Bravo Fun Stuff, Gadgets & Apps Leave a Comment

Apparently 55 per cent of couples now have a dedicated wedding hashtag. That’s 55 per cent of couples surveyed by Mashable and The Knot, not 55 per cent of couples in the whole wide world – but still. Having leapt from only nine per cent in 2012, that’s a heck of an epidemic. And by…

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10 social network ideas that might just make us rich

Lauren Bravo Features, Fun Stuff, Social networking 1 Comment

When Miranda July’s truly social new app Somebody launched last week, it inspired a vast spectrum of responses – ranging from ‘MY HEART IS WARMED AND HUMANITY IS SAVED’ to ‘strangers keep hugging me and now I hate the world more,’ with a lot of ‘but… why?’ in the middle. Meanwhile, we were thinking: what…

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INSIGHT – 8 things Pinterest has ruined forever: weddings, relationships and hair

Lauren Bravo Style 2 Comments

A new study has shown that Pinterest is now more popular than Twitter in the US. But while our favourite social scrapbooking platform makes the world look just a little bit prettier, it’s also destroying everything we’ve ever loved… Relationships Sure, you’re in love. But why aren’t you in love in a meadow? Or coyly…

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Shiny Poll: would you let an Online Bingo Club sponsor your wedding?

Anna Leach Random Stuff 4 Comments

Okay so this isn't strictly speaking a technology story but it does show brand advertising Going To The Next Level. An online Bingo company are offering £5000 to a couple in return for sponsoring their wedding. That means the fiancees get to spend the dosh on the reception, wedding gear or a honeymoon, but in…

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Win a Bonusprint canvas at Bridalwave!

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It's Bridalwave's birthday all this week (we're better than the Queen, we have a whole week of birthday shenanigans) and the lovely people of Bonusprint have offered us a gorgeous canvas made from your favourite digital print for one lucky reader. If you're one of the many snap happy digicam owners who frequently forgets to…

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