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Disrupted Employment: Will technology destroy jobs? A start-up business with a product called Lunecase is planning to bring intelligence to an iPhone case.   The idea is for the product to use electromagnetic energy generated by the phone to notify the…
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Additive Manufacturing gets serious with huge funding round from Google Ventures iDisrupted Commentary We’ve been reporting on advances in 3D printing/additive manufacturing since 2014. We’ve always maintained that in order to make the big time, 3D…
Disrupted Manufacturing - Google in at the ground floor with 3d Printing
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Get this right and the worlds energy problems are over – inside of 10 years iDisrupted Commentary It’s probably the ultimate form of energy, green energy – or any energy for that matter. Small (less than the size of a garden shed and getting smaller. We…
Disrupted Energy - fusion reactor’s go beyond fantasy
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Call centre market to be enhanced (or replaced) by a wave of AI iDisrupted Commentary The US call centre market was worth approx $75 billion in 2013 and expanding at around 7% per year. The problem that they all face is cost and consistency of service –…
Disrupted Call Centres - Google's Neural Network Chatbot Can Discuss Philosophy and IT Troubles
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Real time data acquisition and management will bring huge positive disruption to industry iDisrupted Commentary We’re starting to see momentum gather around the Internet of Things – in this case we’re seeing something very different from B2C consumer…
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For your bank holiday this hysterical explanation on global economics from The Poke;  
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 Disrupted Energy: Oil cycle is coming to an end, disruptive technology will issue the coup de grace By Michael Baxter, Chief Economics Editor   The oil cycle will die one day. Very soon.  Disruptive technology will deal the fatal blow.  Disrupted…
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Prototyping hardware with 3D printing, and funding hardware startups in incubators, will disrupt the way product is brought to market iDisrupted Commentary The problem with hardware is that it’s, well, hard. To create a new idea beyond the…
Disrupted Manufacturing - incubators and 3d printing disrupt legacy time to market issues with hardware
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The most disruptive company on the planet prepares to be even more disruptive iDisrupted Commentary Google is the most used word on iDisrupted. In fact, it’s used so frequently that the whole blog might be considered a book about Google. Google does…
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Tech is now here that can expand the reach of local business to international markets – for free iDisrupted Commentary Local business meets technology and you will be local no more. We’ve previously covered technology that allows – and encourages – people…
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An expiring patent provides a metaphor for innovation economics iDisrupted Commentary The patent system needs an overhaul – the model needs serious modification to strike a balance between protecting entrepreneurs ideas and encouraging innovation – in the…
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Internet marketing entrepreneur in the UK and USA. Pioneered SEO in the UK in 2000, sold SEO market leader Netrank in 2008. Started SEO platform business Linkdex in 2008 with £1.5m in VC.

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Linkdex Welcomes Cormac Loughran As New CMO
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Linkdex are a fast growing business. In the last four years, the staff have grown from just four (the Linkdex 'Founding Fathers') to a team

Cloudfind Redefines Collaboration for Dropbox, Google Drive Users
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BATH, England, December 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- New App Offers 500m File Sharing Users a Simpler Way to Find, Share...

Top Gear has finally become a cartoon and it's all the better for it
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Stuart Heritage: It hasn't been a show about cars for years, but last night's return confirmed that Top Gear no longer has any grounding in

Why Did Google Purchase Artificial Intelligence-Firm DeepMind?
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Google's newest acquisition makes perfect sense seen through the lens of a robotic future.

10 interesting digital marketing stats we've seen this week
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Here are some of the most interesting digital marketing stats we've seen this week.

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The Realities of Online Personalisation report, sponsored by Monetate, looks in detail at what is driving online personalisation, the tactic

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An innovative data and technology partner to leading agencies and brands around the globe, Linkdex extracts actionable business intelligence for search, social, content and PR strategies.

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1/13. John Straw, founder of Linkdex.com & SearchDNA, explains how new technology could save traditional newspapers. I filmed this in D

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Accelerator Academy launches in London with ‘elite’ mentors
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Google+ lets you start a conversation directly from search results
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Yesterday, Google rolled out yet another new feature for Google+ that lets you start a conversation directly from search results - and contr

Upmarket Hilton. Staff lovely but the room was an afterthought....room 217....terrible view over the rear quadrant over the hotel and the TV was 90 degrees to the beds. Not good.
Public - a year ago
reviewed a year ago
Excellent service - I had a Fuji that needed repair and they got it done on warranty
Quality: ExcellentAppeal: ExcellentService: Excellent
Public - 2 years ago
reviewed 2 years ago
I've had a should problem for three years and it started to affect my training. Stuart fixed it in two sessions. It's now painfree and has been 4 weeks.
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reviewed 3 years ago
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Been using James twice a week since September. He's fantastic. Very scientific very inspirational. Could not recommend more highly.
Public - 2 years ago
reviewed 2 years ago
I had a shoulder injury going back several years that was affecting my performance in the gym. Stuart fixed it in two sessions. Fantastic
Public - 3 years ago
reviewed 3 years ago
We're locals and dropped in as we were passing. Nice refurb. Real fire!! Great pint of Bass and friendly new landlord. This should turn into a very nice pub - will review again in 4 weeks
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reviewed 3 years ago