Last Build Date: Wed, 07 Dec 2016 10:43:21 +0000
Wed, 07 Dec 2016 10:43:21 +0000
It’s a great story. A format back from the virtual dead. How often do you get to say that? Yesterday the BBC reported the shock news that more money is now being spent on vinyl than on downloaded albums. Figures show that vinyl sales made the record industry £2.4m last week, while downloads took £2.1m, at […]
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Fri, 02 Dec 2016 11:23:42 +0000
Christmas shopping in the 21st century means less pavement pounding and more keyboard bashing. Last year, £24 billion was spent on online Christmas shopping, a 12% increase from 2014, with a further increase projected this year. Opportunists have taken advantage of this growth in online spending, with the amount of money lost to fraudulent transactions and […]
Wed, 30 Nov 2016 12:02:48 +0000
After a successful Kickstarter campaign and US Amazon launch, Blink has thrown its hat into the home security ring over here with a new affordable camera system for UK homes. Announced yesterday at a launch in London’s Covent Garden, it’s a wireless based HD video monitoring system comprising hub (sync module) and a single camera […]
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Tue, 29 Nov 2016 06:11:09 +0000
Smart home security experts, smanos, has launched the flying saucer shaped UFO Panoramic Wi-Fi HD Camera as a new addition to its range of smart home security products. Available separately or as an add-on to existing smanos home security systems, the new UFO Panoramic WiFi HD Camera uses surveillance-grade fisheye lens technology, superior night vision and accurate […]
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Tue, 29 Nov 2016 05:44:36 +0000
Responding quickly to customers’ enquiries is the key to brand loyalty, according to research by Interactive Intelligence Group Inc. The survey of 1,000 UK consumers revealed nearly 8 out of 10 Brits (79 per cent) will use a different retailer if they don’t receive a timely response from customer service. The research also found that […]
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Mon, 28 Nov 2016 15:47:10 +0000
This looks like fun. It’s a 360 degree camera that clips onto your Android smartphone. Called the Insta360Air, the camera can shoot 360 degree images and video that can either be livestreamed or shared instantly on social media. The device can also be used as a 360 webcam which users connect to their laptops via […]
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Mon, 28 Nov 2016 14:39:38 +0000
Whether you’re regular runner pounding the pavements or you just want to get fit for 2017 after eating too much turkey, Xmas is a perfect time to invest in running gear. Loads of accessories are available for the humble jogger through to the budding Mo Farah, with prices ranging from £10 to over £200. […]
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Mon, 28 Nov 2016 10:43:04 +0000
It may have started as a US import, but it seems that the Brits are finally embracing the Christmas shopping phenomenon. Black Friday 2016 saw more shoppers than ever before make purchases on major retail sites according to insights from performance marketing company HookLogic. Black Friday shoppers and purchasers were up 13.9% and 11.9% respectively, […]