Entries by Mark Hillary from 09/2012

Have You Taken Up Sport Because of the Olympic Games?

| Posted 09.04.2012 | UK Sport

I've certainly been inspired by the Olympic games to improve my own fitness and to get more involved in sport again. I hope that millions across the world feel the same way and get the chance to enjoy sport - even if it just means taking a run around the block more often.

How Will You Be Watching the Rio Olympic Games in 2016?

| Posted 09.05.2012 | UK Sport

I believe it is likely that a majority of fans will be consuming the Rio Olympic coverage on their phones. If you remember how the BBC Olympic app worked, allowing sports fans to select news about their team only or even a particular athlete - now overlay this with the ability to get a live feed from all sports all the time and that is probably what normal will look like in 2016.

Embracing the Shifting Challenges of Multichannel Retail

| Posted 09.13.2012 | Business

Retailers need to offer more than price alone to thrive in an environment where every consumer has all the information, recommendations, and reviews they can handle.

Who Moved My Job?

| Posted 09.20.2012 | Business

One of the enormous changes in the past four years has been the growth in the use of social media. From 100m Facebook users in 2008 to almost a billion now, there has never been a better time for to tell my audience that I'm about to update an old book.

How Twitter Saved Bletchley Park - Live From Brazil

| Posted 09.26.2012 | UK Tech

Dr Black visited Brazil recently and toured the country lecturing on Bletchley Park and Alan Turing - 2012 being the one hundredth anniversary of the birth of Turing.