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April 2015
Amazon is the world’s biggest online business and in recent years has really worked hard to make sure its delivery services are as straightforward and prompt as possible. Its efforts have impressed a large majority of people, especially with the introduction of Prime, its premium subscription service, which allows for premium one-day delivery (for eligible...
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As social media continues to grow and become increasingly advanced, more and more people are starting to use it as a way to predict future trends, or as seen more recently, to predict who is going to win the upcoming UK General Election. But how can social media be used to predict the winner? Sentiment...
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The Internet of Things phenomenon is becoming quite impossible to ignore, even more so now because the UK government has pledged to fund £40 million to the development of applications for the Internet of Things and smart cities. This was declared by George Osborne, Chancellor of the Exchequer, when announcing the Budget this year and...
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Companies are learning a lot from big data, all of which should be giving them fantastic insight into what their customers truly want as well as need. By putting these learnings into the kind of action that customers want to see, companies can vastly improve customer satisfaction and hopefully grow their profits too. Companies who...
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Everyone keeps talking about the Internet of Things revolution but what does that term actually mean? Well in recent years we have seen more and more internet connected ‘things’ coming onto the market and it is estimated that this year there will be 1.1 billion internet-enabled things being used; a figure which is set to...
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Brits are well known for their openness to embrace new technology, much to the delight of various tech enthusiasts. However, it seems that opinion is still very much divided when it comes to wearable technology; with only 25% of people currently believing that wearable tech can make any improvement to their day-to-day lives. (Survey of...
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