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In this digital media blog, we do the scouring to keep you up to date so you don't have to.

In this digital media blog, we do the scouring to keep you up to date so you don't have to.

May 2, 2014

We love a good infographic, and this is no exception. Here’s a great guide on when to post on most forms of social media. This is not a fool proof guide for all brands though. Remember to check your analytics and do a bit of research yourself to fine tune your posting times. Infographic from […]

April 16, 2014

It’s not a smartwatch. It’s a wrist communicator! Love the idea of a smartwatch but feel kind of silly speaking into your wrist? Don’t want to give up your exceptional texting skills just yet? Well the folks at Rufus Labs have been hard at it over the last year to give you more than just a smartwatch. Introducing […]

April 10, 2014

Tag lets you selectively share your location with your friends   The new IOS app “TAG” is connecting you with your friends without telling the whole world about it. TAG enables you to share your location with select friends while being able to attach a photo, message or video of you or your location. It seems like […]

March 26, 2014

Goodbye to Hashtags and @Replies Word on the street from Twitter this week is that hashtags and @replies are on they way out. Being described as “arcane” by the sites head of news partnerships, Vivian Schiller.  It has been suggested that they are “working on moving the scaffolding of Twitter into the background.” To us […]

March 12, 2014

Amazing Light Art By Drones   So we’ve seen them all around the web. From delivering packages to your door via Amazon and amazing aerial surf shots of JAWS by Free Surf Movies. Well now it’s time for the drone take on the art world. The very talented folks at production studio Fiction have created images that […]

February 26, 2014

How to double your Facebook likes everyday in under 5 minutes   Infographic from socialmediatoday.com    

February 11, 2014

  Are you starting out in Social Media and are constantly looking for that damn piece of paper where wrote down how big a Facebook profile image should be? Well the folks from Social Kit have made sizing your images a lot easier across four major social media platforms. With templates for Google +, Facebook, Twitter, […]

January 24, 2014

A Picture is worth a thousand words, and in this case it’s entirely true. Introducing the Shoots & Leaves App from Smart Goat, LLC. Never again forget what type of lightbulb you were supposed to get from the store  ( we’ve all been there). Turn your photo’s into tasks. The Shoots & Leaves app sends […]

January 22, 2014

Want to get more out of your work day? This is something we are forever striving for at New Beach Media and we definitely have a few key practices we like to use each day. Here’s just a couple of practices we like to stick to each day. Not looking at our emails till midday […]

January 15, 2014

Are you addicted to your smartphone?  Could you live without it? Here’s a great Infographic from Front Range. Could you give up your smartphone for one week?

January 10, 2014

The data revolution is, without doubt, transforming the world.  More than just a valuable commodity, data has the brilliance to provide deep insight into the human condition and how we are interacting with this world… and those beyond. A fascinating BBC documentary, The Age of Big Data, (currently screening on SBS On-Demand), explores how scientists are using technology […]

January 9, 2014

As as you may all know CES 2014 is on in Las Vegas at the moment and wow have there been some amazing things being unveiled for 2014. We’re set to have a massive year in Tech such as bending TV’s, new tablets and even helmets that help grow your hair (that’s another story) just […]

December 23, 2013

                      YouTube wraps up the year once again with the most viewed clips of 2013. Once again they have done an amazing job capturing all that was awesome and viral and even with celebrity cameos from Jimmy Fallon, Jamie Oliver and our personal favourite, The […]

December 15, 2013

                              Well it’s been another crazy year and once again I’ve left the Christmas shopping later than intended (does this sound familiar?) It’s the same thing every year. I plan to get the Christmas shopping done early and next thing I […]

December 10, 2013

                        With the new Instagram update to be released by the end of the year, I think the question needing to be asked is “what do Instagram users want”? According to a report from GigaOM’s (well placed sources), private messaging features are what we […]

October 25, 2013

  We all wondered what we’d do when we ran out of letters of the alphabet to describe our generations. Thankfully, rather than defaulting back to the start and doubling up with a clumsy ‘Generation AA’, we are now dubbing collections of people not by their chronological debut, but by what drives them. Enter ‘Generation […]