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Tuminds Digital Survey 2017

We need your help! The last 10 years we have seen dramatic Digital change. To get a better understanding of the impact broadband connectivity and the rise of social media has had on businesses in the Highlands and Islands, we've developed a short survey, which should take only 3 minutes to complete. By taking part [...] Read More

Tuminds Newsflash – April

WhatsApp Brings In Encryption At the beginning of the month WhatsApp enhanced its encryption technology, meaning that only the senders and receivers of messages can read the content. The Facebook owned messaging platform has been working on this technology since 2014, ensuring that it works across various mobile platforms. The secure encryption is available to […]

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Tuminds Newsflash – March 2016

YouTube Rivals Periscope The Google-owned video platform YouTube is set to take on Twitter’s Periscope with their own version of live streaming. Dubbed YouTube Connect, the service will be made available for Apple and Android users and will allow people to link their streams to their Google and YouTube accounts. Additional features will include chatting […]

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Tuminds Newsflash – February 2016

Instagram Finally Gives In and Makes Life Easier Since Instagram came into existence, it’s users have pleaded with the platform to provide multiple account support. And it seems like Instagram are finally ready to listen and make one of it’s most requested features now possible. The ability to toggle between multiple accounts first appeared on […]

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Tuminds Newsflash – January 2016

WhatsApp Is Now Free After reading this headline, you’re probably thinking – was WhatsApp not always free? And you would in fact be wrong, as most people did not appear to notice the annual subscription fee of 99p after the first year. In a recent company blog post, WhatsApp admitted that as they’ve grown, they […]

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Tuminds Newsflash – December

LinkedIn Gets A Makeover LinkedIn has, for a long time, been known for its poor mobile interface, with many of it’s users choosing not to download the mobile app due its poor usability quality However, the desktop version of the platform has remained popular with people looking for online networking opportunities with recruiters, employees and […]

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Tuminds Newsflash – November

Would You Pay For Snapchat? Back in September, Snapchat introduced 7 filters that can be applied when taking a selfie. Using facial recognition technology, the filters have been very effective, thus making them extremely entertaining and popular within the Snapchattin’ community. The question is: are people willing to pay in order to put a quirky […]

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Dutch office – Tuminds Social Media

So the news out! Tuminds is going Dutch! We made the headlines in The Scotsman last week and other publications have followed since. Our Managing Director, Rene Looper, is travelling to Holland to meet with the Dutch team to discuss plans to open our first overseas expansion. We are obviously very excited about this new […]

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Tuminds Newsflash – October

Big Changes At Twitter It has been a whirlwind month for Twitter; where to be begin… It started with the announcement of co-founder and former CEO, Jack Dorsey, returning as the company’s permanent CEO. Following this, a new Executive Chairman was appointed from Google, Omid Kordestani. However, in addition to the changes made to the […]

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Tuminds Newsflash – September

1. #IStandWithAhmed Twitter was overrun by one particular hashtag this month – #IStandWithAhmed. This was about 14 year old Ahmed Mohamed being arrested at his school in Texas for building a clock, which, because he was Muslim, was thought to be a hoax bomb, and sent social media (and the rest of the world) into a […]

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