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Facebook and mobile manufacturer HTC have paired up to design and launch a new smart ‘social’ phone.
Why it matters
Internet use on mobile and average time spent on social networks keep growing year on year. The idea of pairing social and mobile seems like a natural combination, but what other digital applications could we pair up to make access simpler and more convenient?
Match! is a business networking event for Dubai’s creative community. It works just like speed dating. Two rows of chairs are set up facing each other and individuals have two minutes to decide whether or not they click with their professional counterparts. A magazine editor might be looking for a contributor, or a company might find a new web designer and so on.
The first 4D cinema opened in London last month. The London Eye has started screening a three minute short film in a purpose-built 3D cinema, but with the addition of a series of special effects machines that blow smoke, wind, bubbles, snow, spray water and even emit fireworks smells into the audience to bring the movie to life.