Excerpt: Political upsets have carried on into 2017. The election of Emmanuel Macron in France, and his extraordinarily young party, was followed by the unexpected revival of a reportedly far-left Labour Party in the United Kingdom. As such, questions need to be asked about what Jeremy Corbyn, now the leader of a sizeable opposition and … Continue reading Deutsche Welle: What Jeremy Corybn could mean for Anglo-German business ties
Excerpt: And when the internet and Japanese culture collide, these people have that haven to explore worlds far away from the suppressed ones they inhabit, for whatever reason. So, yes: it’s a shame for some that Japanese culture comes down to niknaks and samurai. But the strange and somewhat superficial interest in Japanese culture online … Continue reading The Kernel: How Japan Won The Internet
Excerpt: It was current Vogue Editor-in-Chief Anna Wintour, the very same fashion journalist who inspired the demonic editor from The Devil Wears Prada, who said “You either know fashion, or you don’t.” She was speaking of the classical idea that people with good taste are born with it, and that it can’t be taught. Can … Continue reading The Daily Dot: The Digital Runway How Fashion Brands Are Using The Internet To Stay Ahead
Excerpt: The last decade has seen huge investment in technology and computing by the government in Britain, as well as the arrival of foreign investment. The London and Cambridge (or "Silicon Fen") tech scenes are flourishing – now more than 15,000 businesses are said to have located in Tech City and Cambridge has become a … Continue reading The Observer: 10 places in Britain where you can learn how to write computer code
Excerpt: Eight fifty.nine. Is there a sweeter time? You're not just on time... you're early. Managers are pleased. Collegues are envious. You may even develop an affectionate nickname - '8:59' - which, though it sounds chastising, secretly praises you for being early. What a difference a minute makes. To see the original article, click to … Continue reading Business Life: The Times They Are A’Changing
Excerpt: The payments providers market is in a state of flux - which might surprise those who thought ApplePay and AliPay would dominate. New technologies like advanced payment methods, processing terminals and data protection software each present new challenges for businesses that need to conform to the evolving demands of shoppers. To see the original … Continue reading SJP Media: The challenge of cross-border payments
Excerpt: Creating an exciting digital platform for perfume might seem difficult, but it can be overcome by dogged innovation, says The Perfume Shop managing director Gill Smith. To see the original article, click to download.