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Wed, 20 Apr 2016 09:20:14 +0000
The clocks have gone back, and it’s the time of year when many of us think of dusting off our old trainers, stretching our creaky legs again and going out for a run. There are tonnes of apps for it now, from the NHS’ step-by-step Couch to 5K to the hugely popular My Virtual Mission, which allows […]
Thu, 07 Apr 2016 11:24:08 +0000
Following an 81% increase in smart home products in the last 12 months, high street retailer John Lewis today (7/4/2016) unveiled its new Smart Home experience at its flagship Oxford Street Store in London. At 1,000 square feet – about the size of a small terraced house – it claims to be the largest collection […]
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Wed, 23 Mar 2016 19:24:22 +0000
With the long Easter weekend comes many a family gathering. Some of you might skip blithely off to Easter egg hunts, scattering Mini Eggs as a trail of baby chicks follows you. But some of you will be a bit less keen for the full family event. If you’re dreading the hoardes of nieces and […]
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Wed, 16 Mar 2016 11:11:58 +0000
AV accessories company KitSound has produced a special range of products for Cancer Research UK Kids & Teens with £1 from each sale going directly to the charity. These products include the Malibu headphones and the Boombar Bluetooth speaker. As part of the partnership, KitSound worked with 16 year old cancer survivor Elliot to create […]
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Fri, 11 Mar 2016 10:16:10 +0000
Think Orla Kiely and what comes to mind is probably her distinctive prints for the kitchen or maybe her handbags and accessories ranges. However, the Ireland born designer has worked with a car manufacturer before (Citroen) and has now partnered with retailer Halfords on a new bike and leisure range. Called Olive and Orange (Olive […]
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Mon, 07 Mar 2016 11:50:24 +0000
New analysis based on open-government and LinkedIn data-sets reveals how companies led by women grow, perform and rank – identifying the fastest-growing and most dynamic women-led businesses across the UK. Compiled by Founders4Schools, the ed-tech charity that brings business leaders into schools, and supported by Doteveryone – a national organisation founded by Last Minute.com founder Martha […]
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Mon, 07 Mar 2016 09:43:59 +0000
Tomorrow is International Women’s Day (Tuesday March 8th) and to mark the event online smartphone retailer, Mobiles.co.uk has revealed some of the most female friendly tech employers. However, it seems there are wide variations of attitudes towards women in the tech industry depending on their geographical location. Worldwide, Apple comes out on top with 28% of senior positions […]
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Tue, 01 Mar 2016 12:57:48 +0000
The podcast revolution is now well underway, and it’s hard to see why it didn’t catch on before. Millions of us have enjoyed audio entertainment for decades, but finally it’s getting its hour. And why not? Podcasts make a fantastic alternative to music when you’re washing up, driving, or travelling long distances on a night […]
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Wed, 24 Feb 2016 13:51:39 +0000
Last year we rounded up some great accessories for the Samsung Galaxy S6 and S6 edge, and with the upcoming release of the beautiful Galaxy S7 and S7 edge, we’re back with a new selection. So if you’re one of those eagerly awaiting your pre-order, you may want to consider kitting out your purchase with […]
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Mon, 22 Feb 2016 10:57:05 +0000
If you’re the kind of person who can’t leave the house without some in-ear entertainment, you’ll understand that finding some comfortable, decent-quality headphones is high on the priorities list – and that it takes some convincing to switch to an unknown new pair! Yet over the past couple of weeks, I’ve done just that, and […]
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