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Putting The Customer At The Heart Of The Digital Process

François de Bodinat | Posted 03.05.2017 | UK Tech
François de Bodinat

Customers can decide whether to opt for a high-impact, shared experience; totally immersive, compelling alternative; or both. Such deployments can be used as both marketing and sales tools at any stage of the customer journey.

Fashionably Late? The Industries Only Just Joining the Social Media Party

Jackson Rawlings | Posted 19.05.2015 | UK Tech
Jackson Rawlings

It's a natural state of affairs; all technology adoption is on a bell-curve: you have early adopters 'ahead of the curve' and late adopters who wait until it becomes almost essential. Let's take a look at some of the industries who very much on the late adoption side of the curve for social media.

What Will Driverless Cars Do to Our Society?

Eleanor Moss | Posted 10.05.2015 | UK Tech
Eleanor Moss

Whilst Volvo envisions us all owning our own car, just like we do now, Google and other companies envision using driverless vehicles as a form of public transport, using Uber-like technology to hail a vehicle directly to our location.

Why your Most Intelligent Mobile Device Will Soon Be Your Car

Jaap Zuiderveld | Posted 22.04.2015 | UK Tech
Jaap Zuiderveld

Thanks to the information being shared by these cars, traffic management systems have dealt with congestion black spots before they can affect you, so your journey is smooth and fast.

There's a New Currency in Town and it's Not the Malawian Kwacha or Azerbaijani Manat

Adam Fisch | Posted 24.04.2015 | UK Tech
Adam Fisch

Whether consumers know it or not, almost every online service, laptop, mobile and app is now collecting data about them and how they consume digital services.

Building World Class Industrial Innovation: It Takes Us All!

Jude Kirton-Darling | Posted 11.04.2015 | UK Politics
Jude Kirton-Darling

Increasing innovation is one of the cornerstones of the European Union's plan to reindustrialise Europe and ensure a solid recovery from the economic crisis. It is a laudable aim. Economies with strong manufacturing industries were more resilient to the impact of the economic crisis.

Fuel Cell Electric Vehicles "Shift Up a Gear" in 2013

Henri Winand | Posted 18.02.2014 | UK Tech
Henri Winand

It has been a busy year for hydrogen Fuel Cell Electric Vehicles (FCEVs) with significant progress being made both in the UK and globally.

UK Now 'Ferrari Capital' Of Europe

The Huffington Post UK | Asa Bennett | Posted 02.08.2013 | UK

Ferrari sports cars are enjoying their largest sales in Britain out of the entire European market, according to their latest sales figures. The UK ...

A Conservative Case for Industrial Strategy

Peter Luff | Posted 09.09.2013 | UK Politics
Peter Luff

Britain is an innovative, creative nation with world leading industries in engineering manufacturing and services. Our entrepreneurs continue to develop new products that take on the world. Manufacturing's share of national output may have fallen but we remain a major and successful manufacturing nation.

The Cows Are Safe From the Being Stitched Up at Crewe

Lara Platman | Posted 08.10.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Lara Platman

When you think of car manufacturing you might imagine the industrial factory production lines, the noise, metal conveyer belts, people with overalls a...

UK Car Production Hits Four-Year High

PA | Posted 17.01.2013 | UK

Car production in the UK accelerated ahead last year to its highest level for four years. And the number of cars made for export reached an all-tim...

Tired Of Changing Tyres?

Charlie Thomas | Posted 02.11.2012 | UK

Pirelli, Goodyear, Michelin and other major tyre manufacturers are going to be forced to up their game, after new EU tyre labelling legislation has he...

'There Will Be Shock And Anger'

PA | Posted 25.10.2012 | UK

Ford is to close its Transit van factory and another UK site with the loss of up to 1,500 jobs, sources have said. The grim news was given to union...

Ferdinand Porsche, Creator Of Iconic 911 Sportscar, Dies

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 05.04.2012 | UK

Ferdinand Porsche, the designer of the iconic 911 sportscar, has died in Salzburg at the age of 76. Porsche, nicknamed Butzi, was the son of former...

Government Economic Policy Is 'Solving The Wrong Problems' - Think Tank

Huffington Post UK | Peter Guest | Posted 14.11.2011 | UK

The decline in British industry means that the government's hope that it can start a private sector revival by reducing public sector spending, cuttin...

How Much Would it Cost to Fix the World?

Will Watson | Posted 14.09.2011 | UK Politics
Will Watson

Why are aid budgets so small? This is a question that gets politically active peoples' hearts racing in most developed countries. From what the author...