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Merry Christmas! Tis The Season For Digital Disconnection

If you are reading this, Merry Christmas! Now get off your phone/tablet/computer and feel the freedom of true digital disconnection.

Merry Christmas! Tis The Season For Digital Disconnection

New Rising Media Christmas Gift Guide 2017

Welcome to the extremely last-minute Christmas Gift Guide - perfect for anyone who has just remembered they have a lot of gifts to buy, but doesn’t want to buy any old tat.

New Rising Media Christmas Gift Guide 2017

The Evolution Of New Rising Media Over Five Years

Well, here we are... The fifth anniversary of New Rising Media. It's been a journey quite like that of a TV sitcom relationship - falling in and out of love with this place.

There have been highs and lows, as the landscape of blogging has changed. And just like any birthday celebration, I want to reminisce in the history of things around here.

The Evolution Of New Rising Media Over Five Years

Project Resurgence: The Future of New Rising Media

In September, I wrote about the death and rebirth of New Rising Media as a name to put on my freelance social media marketing word. Contrary to what was written, this will not happen, so I’m here to explain why and share plans for 2016 with you.

Project Resurgence: The Future of New Rising Media

New Rising Media and Neo-Entity presents Hotline Love Actually

It's Christmas, and the usual tradition is to repetitively watch Die Hard and Love Actually! With that in mind, we and Neo-Entity have got together and prepared a present for you that answers a simple question: What if Love Actually was set in 2015?

New Rising Media and Neo-Entity presents Hotline Love Actually

New Rising Media Is Dead. Long Live Neo-Entity

So as you may have noticed, I haven’t been posting much from New Rising Media lately, and have linked you to a website called Neo-Entity. This site is the re-invention of us and our purpose that I’d love to talk to you about now, on the fourth Birthday of this brand.

New Rising Media Is Dead. Long Live Neo-Entity

New Rising Media will be at the Wearable Technology Show

Wearables are quickly becoming a technological and cultural norm, which alongside the rise in augmented reality makes 2015 an exciting year for new innovations. With this in mind, I'm proud to say the New Rising Media team will be at this year's Wearable Technology Show and Augmented Reality Show to cover it all for the first time.

New Rising Media will be at the Wearable Technology Show

Steam Takes On The Living Room: New Rising Media's Weekend Reading

So it's fair to say this has been a week of new beginnings, for both Valve and for ourselves. A clean slate for all those concerned, a metaphorical line drawn in the sand, a change of course to emerge anew.

Steam Takes On The Living Room: New Rising Media's Weekend Reading

New Rising Media Is A News Partner For Frequency Digital Culture Festival 2013

It seems like yesterday that we were covering Lincoln's own Frequency Digital Culture Festival, showcasing the most innovative of digital arts. Being the first event covered by New Rising Media, it's been a huge inspiration in the direction taken by all of us. Now here we stand, two years on, with the second Frequency just around the corner, and what a ride it's been! Well, we've got some great news: we're delighted to announce that New Rising Media will once again be a news partner for Frequency 2013.

New Rising Media Is A News Partner For Frequency Digital Culture Festival 2013

New Rising Media Now Available On Google Currents

New Rising Media is now available on your smartphone through Google Currents.  

The one feature request asked for most by our readers is mobile optimisation.  With great stories, why not make them available on-the-go? Well, that may be coming sooner than you think; but we are now on one of the slickest news reading apps on iOS and Android.

New Rising Media Now Available On Google Currents

Xbox One Or Playstation 4? Our Readers Respond

The console wars have begun again.  Sony and Microsoft will be releasing their next generation hardware this year.  So with this in mind we wanted to know which you are most excited for: The Xbox One or the Playstation 4?

Xbox One Or Playstation 4? Our Readers Respond

Best of Gadget Show Live 2013 Photos

We had an amazing response from people at Gadget Show Live, showing interest in voting for their favourite tech!  We've put all the photos on our Facebook; but we're also putting them on here, for those who are too cool for Zuckerberg.