Guest Post: The Evolution of a Meme’s Highway

February 29, 2012


The official description for the word meme is an idea, behaviour or style that spreads from person to person within our societies. The game known as Chinese whispers pops into mind as one avenue of meme travel. So Beethoven’s symphony, The Matrix Trilogy or even the story of Jesus Christ are all classified as meme’s […]

Posted in: Lifestyle, Social Media

The Fallacies of Islamic Economics

February 7, 2012


There are many definitions of everything that Economics embodies, but the most commonly accepted one came from the prominent economist and LSE tutor Lionel Robbins who categorised it as ‘a science which studies human behaviour as a relationship between ends and scarce means which have alternative uses’.  That is, in fact, the best and simplest […]

Posted in: Economics

Economics 101: Recession Series

January 25, 2012


The Dow Jones Industrial Index crash in late 2007 With the start of the global credit crisis back in late 2007/early 2008 we the general public have been bombarded with new reports, newspaper/magazine articles and blog posts on how the economy is doing. We have pundits and professors constantly giving us status reports and if […]

Posted in: Economics

Twitter: What You Should & Shouldn’t Care About

January 24, 2012


Unless you’ve been living in outer Mongolia herding sheep for the past 10 years you should know what Twitter is so I’m not going to go through a description of what it is. With over 300 million users that generate almost the same number of tweets a day, Twitter is a formidable force is marketing […]

Posted in: Social Media, Technology

A Note From Azmain

December 22, 2011


Hey boys and girls! As you may have noticed there have been no new posts on the site since the 19th of December. That’s primarily because I’ve been quite busy with the holiday season festivities and spending time with my family and loved ones and I’m sure you have to. This is just a little […]

A Society of Addicts

December 19, 2011


People often accuse, and I mean Accuse me of being overly cynical. But hey, guess what it’s who I am, and if you don’t like it, stop reading, but seriously as a Society, we are all addicts. All of us are drug crazed and dependent automatons for the most part. How many of you go out to […]

What is PPC?

December 18, 2011


What is PPC? Everybody with a website wants to be on the first page of a Google search results page, right? Unfortunately that’s easier said than done. Even if you’re doing SEO with a professional, it can take half a year before you’re seeing the results for the keywords you want to rank for. To […]