Author Archives: Ben Hastie

How to use #Hashtags

Hashtags are awesome little things that help you organise your social media posts and tweets by topic. That sounds awesome right? Well in theory hashtags can be very useful and cool, but in practice so many people are wasting their time and annoying everybody by using hashtags incorrectly which is #hastiespetpeeve. Here are some tips for effective […]

Social Media For Business : 10 Tips

Ben Hastie of Tower of Able shares his top 10 tips on how to improve the quality of your Social Media for Business.

Innovative Street Art Video. SOFLES — LIMITLESS.

This time-lapse film of Street-art has to be seen to be believed. It is probably the coolest thing ever.

Content Design Project: Viral Video

Thalmic Labs announces new hires: No updates on its anticipated MYO armband

can not wait for this product, it gives me about a million ideas for further applications

Amazing Mouse-killer tech

Amazing Mouse-killer tech

New semester at RMIT

Well after a few golden weeks of very little stress and technology its back to RMIT for the new semester. I decided to major in design so I am faced with lots of really fun subjects that I love! The pic of the bunch for me would have to be digital compositing and VFX. We […]

MYO Armband Control Device Launches Its Developer Program

PHOTO ESSAY- Electronic Imaging and Design

Originally posted on Multimedia Aus:

This is going to be great!

A week ago my buddies and I had our final exams at RMIT. Last semester was demanding and rewarding in equal measures. A 5000 word Feasibilty Study for Applied Entrepreneurship, Object Oriented design and programming for P2, The deceptively difficult Web Programming and the creative fun of Electronic Imaging and design. The exams themselves went […]

Logical Quotes

Logical and Inspirational Quotes

Douglas Ernst Blog

Bare-knuckle commentary mixed with pop culture.

Real Life Reading

"I have always imagined that Paradise will be some kind of library" - Jorge Luis Borges

The Epicurious Texan

On a quest to find fabulous food, delicious drinks, and amazing adventure

Entertaining Stories

Just a fiction writer, trying to reach the world.

The way I see it.

One's destination is not a place, but a new way of seeing things.- Henry Miller

James Harrington's Blog of Geek and Writing

All Things Writing and Geek, in one neat little blog!

Dave's Corner of the Universe

Where strange fact and stranger fiction collide

Kate M. Colby

Soft Sci-Fi, Dark Fantasy & Nonfiction Author


BIG on Comics!

Granite City Comic Culture

Online space for the comic scene in Aberdeen.

Advance Comics

Everything you need to know about Indie Comics


Because the World is a terrible place