Saturday, 23 November 2013

New London Photo: London at Night



London Eye, River Thames and the Houses of Parliament at night. http://flic.kr/p/hLPqLG. Taken by me (Tracey Spencer) on November 16, 2012 at 09:02PM .

Friday, 22 November 2013

New London Photo: Guy Fawkes Big Ben



Photo of St Stephen's Tower Clock (usually mistakenly referred to as Big Ben), taken on Guy Fawkes night, 2013. http://flic.kr/p/hKq5wC. Taken by me (Tracey Spencer) on November 05, 2013 at 11:51PM .

Tuesday, 10 September 2013

Thursday, 5 September 2013

A Really Simple Way To Make All Images Fit On Screen

If you want to make sure your images always fit in their containing <div> or window, simply add the following line to your style sheet:

img {max-width: 100%;}

Simple, but effective.

You'll still be sending the full size image to the device, even if you're not displaying it in full size, which isn't ideal, but at least you won't have any horizontal scrolling or content obscured by your images.

Wednesday, 3 July 2013

Internet News: For online lenders, Wall Street cash brings growth and risk

SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Institutional investors are tripping over themselves to buy so-called peer-to-peer loans offered by a new breed of Internet lending companies, a development that could transform the nascent sector into significant player in the credit markets.

Read the full story at For online lenders, Wall Street cash brings growth and risk on the Reuters website.

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Tuesday, 2 July 2013

Internet News: Deutsche Boerse to launch Cloud Exchange to trade computing power

FRANKFURT (Reuters) - German financial markets operator Deutsche Boerse is planning to commoditize computing power with the launch early next year of the world's first independent exchange for trading cloud computing capacity.

Read the full story at Deutsche Boerse to launch Cloud Exchange to trade computing power on the Reuters website.

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Internet News: Twelve casinos seek online gaming permits in New Jersey

(Reuters) - All 12 Atlantic City casinos took the first step to secure Internet gaming permits ahead of a Sunday deadline set by New Jersey regulators, who are preparing for a projected November start to statewide online poker and other gaming.

Read the full story at Twelve casinos seek online gaming permits in New Jersey on the Reuters website.

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Monday, 1 July 2013

Internet News: Cupid staff did not use fake profiles to lure subscribers: review

(Reuters) - British online dating company Cupid Plc said an independent review of its operations did not find any evidence of the company using fake profiles to boost its membership, sending its shares up as much as 10 percent.

Read the full story at Cupid staff did not use fake profiles to lure subscribers: review on the Reuters website.

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Saturday, 29 June 2013

Internet News: Former police chief Bratton launches a social network for cops

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Bill Bratton, the high-profile police commissioner who has run three of America's largest police forces, is preparing to launch the first comprehensive social media network for police officers - a kind of Facebook for cops.

Read the full story at Former police chief Bratton launches a social network for cops on the Reuters website.

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Friday, 28 June 2013

Internet News: Japan PM Abe hops and flips in voter-wooing game app

TOKYO (Reuters) - It's a bird, it's a plane ... It's a cartoon version of Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, hopping and somersaulting his way through the sky in a smartphone game app his party hopes will lure young voters ahead of a July 21 election.

Read the full story at Japan PM Abe hops and flips in voter-wooing game app on the Reuters website.

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Thursday, 27 June 2013

Internet News: Facebook ad products director to join online payment firm Square

SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Facebook Inc's director of advertising products has been hired by online payment company Square to oversee its point-of-sale product for retailers.

Read the full story at Facebook ad products director to join online payment firm Square on the Reuters website.

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Internet News: China accuses U.S. of cyber security hypocrisy amid Snowden dispute

BEIJING (Reuters) - China accused the United States on Thursday of "double standards" and hypocrisy in the area of cyber security as tension flared between Beijing and Washington over the flight of fugitive former spy agency contractor Edward Snowden.

Read the full story at China accuses U.S. of cyber security hypocrisy amid Snowden dispute on the Reuters website.

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Wednesday, 26 June 2013

Internet News: Turkey seeks to tighten grip on Twitter after protests

ANKARA (Reuters) - Turkey said on Wednesday it had asked Twitter to set up a representative office inside the country, which could give it a tighter rein over the microblogging site it has accused of helping stir weeks of anti-government protests.

Read the full story at Turkey seeks to tighten grip on Twitter after protests on the Reuters website.

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Internet News: Father of the Web scolds "hypocritical" West over spying

LONDON (Reuters) - The British inventor of the World Wide Web accused Western governments of hypocrisy in spying on the Internet while lecturing repressive leaders across the world for doing exactly the same.

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Internet News: New Zealand wants wider spy agency role in keeping tabs on citizens

WELLINGTON (Reuters) - New Zealand's government is pushing to change the law to widen surveillance of citizens by one of its spy agencies, despite growing global concern over the scope and security of such activities following damning leaks by a former U.S. security contractor.

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