Netflix Nightmares

Scrolling… That’s all I ever do on Netflix, mindlessly scrolling. In fact, according to a 2016 survey published in Bustle, the average person spends 19 minutes scrolling on the streaming service before deciding what to watch. That’s basically 20 minutes, and as Netflix keeps adding more and the choice is just oh-so-tough. You know the […]

And after all, Manchester is UK’s Tech Wonderwall

When you think of Manchester, what comes to mind? Maybe it’s Football teams, Oasis or its Shopping scene, but more recently the city is paving the way for technology and innovation. A 2018 Deloitte report saw Manchester amassing more construction in the past year than Los Angeles and Chicago. With lower property prices, world class […]

The Social Network: Today’s Tech Impact

Half of the world’s population (3.03 billion people) are on some type of social media. The average Brit checks their phone as much as 28 times a day, so it’s understandable for people to ask “is social media holding too much influence over our lives?”. The societal shift towards the internet is evident, with platforms […]

Titanic: The sinking spoilers

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There’s theories of what may happen to a certain character or how the plot may plan out but there is nothing worse than SPOILERS! You’re sat there waiting for your favourite series to start when you get a notification, it’s only your group chat talking about the recent death in the new episode of your […]

#LiftYourBusiness – Midlands tech on top

A second round of the ‘Lift Your Business’ programme has arrived in Birmingham. With local tech pioneer Gymshark teaming up with Innovation Birmingham, more support will be given to tech SMEs. Founded in 2012 with humble beginnings, Gymshark started out as a T-shirt printing operation in a garage. Now, the fitness clothing brand based in […]

Tech trials for health and social care in Liverpool

5G is taking off throughout the country, having already been trialled in London, Bristol and Worcester. Put simply, 5G means ‘fifth generation mobile networks’ –  allowing you to call, text and get online, and is almost 100 times as faster than its predecessor, 4G. Early in 2019, the ‘fifth generation technology’ was trialled in Bristol […]

Spring into an immersive virtual reality experience

Spring is here, and so is the first dedicated virtual reality theatre! A concept relatively new to this decade, virtual reality (VR) has taken off in the past few years. By 2016, over 200 companies had developed their own spin on VR products. Three years later, and the possibilities for VR are becoming endless! The […]

7 Things To Help You Discover Your Unique Company Culture

Your company culture is essentially the personality of your organisation. It exists already whether you know exactly what it is or not, and it can be instrumental in helping you attract and retain great people too. The problem is it isn’t always easy to pinpoint exactly what your company culture is. It’s intangible, you cannot […]