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Sławomir Wdówka
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Manchester is a hotbed for mobile and tablet app developers - and here we bring 10 must-have apps made right here in the city
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I know an actual runner who will beta test !
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Publisher: "You are stealing our content by publishing short summaries in results."
G!: "You can use robots.txt to opt-out"
Publisher: "No, it should be opt-in. And your summaries cause us to lose traffic."
G!: "But we send you tons of traffic."
Government: "'If you show summary, you have to pay"
G!: "Ok, we won't show summaries anymore"
Publisher: "By removing summaries and only show headline links, our traffic dropped by almost half! Government, please help."

Summaries were supposed to cause loss of traffic because people theoretically read the summary and don't visit the site. Well, they ran that experiment and apparently the summaries seem to  drive more click throughs, not less.

And what do they want the government to do? Mandate the showing of summaries, and therefore, mandate payment? Hey, you're stealing my content! I demand the government instead, force you to buy it, I don't want you to stop using it.
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Get £10 for Uber taxi with this link: https://uber.com/invite/jl5c1 + all rides in Manchester are free this weekend! #MCRlovesUber
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City Experts: Craft & Draft
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Our app got featured in Manchester Evening News +Imran Younis +Robin Caroff +Luca Conesa 
Pals have developed a new app for joggers based on the position of street lamps in Manchester
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Independent Software Consultant
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  • Fatsoma
    Software Developer, 2012 - 2014
  • On the Beach
    Web Developer, 2010 - 2012
  • CDL Cheshire Datasystems
    Web/Mobile Developer, 2008 - 2010
  • NDC
    Web Developer
  • A-Novo
  • Industrial and Financial Systems
    Web/Mobile Developer
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