Lord Sugar’s tenth season of The Apprentice has been a hot topic of conversation over the past couple of weeks. Last week, we saw candidates take on the challenge (albeit not very successfully) of creating an innovative item of tech clothing to pitch to high street retail giants. The Smart Jacket developed by the girls’ […]
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WIRED 2014 kicked off in style yesterday. Greeted by a flurry of inspirational people, technology and unique projects, it got me thinking about the need for inspiration, in every part of life. We tend to look for inspiration in the oddest of places: on the train, at a yoga class, through travel, and through colleagues […]
*Snapchat logo (http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:SnapchatLogo.png) Having asked around in my immediate circle of colleagues and friends, I’ve found a strong smell of ambivalence towards data privacy. The prevailing attitude appears to be ‘I’ve nothing to hide.’ Is this just modern living? The vast majority of people, myself included, are ready to give out personal data on a […]
It almost seems that every day, we hear of a new split or divestiture in the technology industry. Symantec Corporation is just the latest tech brand to announce change: it intends to split the Symantec security and storage businesses. This comes hard on the heels of eBay announcing its intention to spin off PayPal again, […]
LinkedIn has launched its latest app LinkedIn Connected for iPhones. It joins a growing list of apps the site has launched, putting it firmly in line with social behemoth Facebook, which recently pulled its messaging functionality onto an app. The hope is that these kind of apps, and the unbundling of large social platforms, will […]
PwC has today released the latest in its Future of Work series. The report: ‘The future of work: A journey to 2022’ highlights a couple of interesting trends. The end of the report suggests that over half (59%) of people are prepared to always be available and contactable via technology in return for secure employment. […]
At Speed we attend a lot of running events for our clients but rather than simply watching our media working hard we like get involved and prove PR is far more than just a desk job! Races usually don’t tend to usually be too testing, which makes taking part much more fun than just sitting […]
The 2014 edition of the Tour de France proved once again that the British public’s thirst for world-class live sport is reaching unequivocal heights. “I can see the Tour in their hearts, and in their eyes. For that, I say thank you to everyone in Yorkshire who has made this Grand Depart so very, very […]
An intern’s guide to PR The summer is a welcome break for most university undergraduates, but this is not the time to lie in until 1pm, pat yourself on the back for a year well done and ultimately rest on your laurels. This is the time to be proactive and get ahead of the […]
It’s been an exciting week for London’s tech heads. We’ve seen the first London Technology Week, launched by Boris Johnson, former New York mayor Michael Bloomberg and venture capitalist, Sir Michael Moritz. It’s the largest collection of tech events that Europe’s ever seen. But more importantly, London Technology Week has opened our eyes to the […]