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SOPA Debate Steps Up a Gear

20.12.2011 by Jenn Granger

Online discussions about the Stop Online Piracy Act (SOPA) have ramped up this week, with entertainment companies revealing a $91m spend lobbying for the bill. If this has passed you by, SOPA is a bill introduced in the American House…

Change is the Only Constant: How Technology is Transforming Culture

19.12.2011 by Guest

This is a guest post by Tom Cheeswright, CMO of CANDDi. For more posts by Tom you can read his blog.    I’m excited by technology. I have been as long as I can remember. A childhood of Star Wars,…

No One Safe From Hard Drive Shortage

14.12.2011 by Jenn Granger

Thailand was hit by severe flooding this year, starting in July and still disrupting some regions now. Thailand also happens to be the world's second largest producer of hard disk drives. Many of the factories producing the hard drives were…

Anticipation of Demand the Key to Success

18.8.2011 by Jenn Granger

Today is A-level results day. For thousands of teenagers across the country, it is a culmination of years of schooling, and a nail-biting wait to see if they get the grades needed for their place at university. According to UCAS,…

E-books Lead the Way

9.6.2011 by Jenn Granger

When Amazon first released their e-book reader, the Kindle, in 2007, it sold out in five and a half hours. Even with this hype e-books were still seen as a relatively niche area. I don't believe many back then would…

Dell Rebounds First Following Recession

13.8.2010 by Lady Penelope

Research firm TheInfoPro has revealed that hardware giant Dell is going from strength to strength after server spending dropped globally during the economic crisis. The report, released earlier this week, surveyed 252 decision makers from Fortune 1000 companies and considered…

Promoting the Pioneers of the Internet

30.7.2010 by Lady Penelope

I have always been impressed by visionary companies that look far into the future. The main difference between them and others within their industry is the passion for building something great that will last for generations to come. Richard Branson…

Green Initiatives Gain Momentum Globally

23.7.2010 by Mother Superior

Environmental ministers have this week announced their latest eco-initiative to cut carbon emissions across Europe by 30 per cent, adding further weight to the global push for a greener future. David Porter from the Association of Electricity producers has cautioned…

Manchester is Top UK City

9.6.2009 by Dick Branston

It is official if we didn't already know. Manchester is the best city in the UK! The home of fine dining, fine arts, seats of great learning, the best football team in England (second best in Europe!) and the best…

Woolies Is Back!!…Well Sort Of

7.2.2009 by Dick Branston

Woolies has had a phoenix-like rebirth as an Internet retailer, the stories have enthused this week. The development is seen as a lovely, fluffy good news story to warm the hearts of Britons in these cold times. It is as…