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Facebook's multi front assault on Google stands a good chance of winning
Facebook's multi front assault on Google stands a good chance of winning
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Insect food significantly more efficient to rear than traditional food Using insects as raw material for new foodstuffs is on a growth fast track – a lot of Silicon Valley VCs are piling in . . . iDisrupted are looking at the disruption effects (this time…
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How to leverage start-up collaboration to deliver innovation Across industry growth is dominated by small agile businesses delivering innovative often technology based new products and services.  (figures indicate 2015 will overtake 2011 as the record…
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Tiny robots capable of carrying massive amounts of weight out perform human workers iDisrupted Commentary Mechanical engineers at Stanford University have created a robot worker capable of carrying 100 times its own weight. In human terms that’s the…
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Convergence cometh – an robot operating system (ROS), Google for robots and robots with feelings iDisrupted Commentary We have previously reported on a learning system for robots (Google for Robots). Now they have an operating system (ROS). That’s more…
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Microsoft helps generate new standards for 3d printing iDisrupted Commentary What was always needed to completely legitimise 3d printing was a series of standards. An industry consortium was launched this last week that does exactly that – inspired by a…
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Significant commitments from the worlds major tech companies mean we’re about to see a seismic shift in the entertainment landscape We’ve been predicting disruption in the entertainment business by virtual reality technology since Facebook bought Oculus…
I tried Minecraft with Microsoft HoloLens, and now I don’t want to work anymore
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Shape shifting new materials turn 3D printing into 4D printing NOT Star Trek. Not the space / time continuum, but materials that actually morph into something different when prompted to do so. “The fourth dimension is time, shape shifting in fact, and the…
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What has been stopping the world moving beyond Moore’s Law looks like it’s been fixed by IBM In October of 2014, we reported the release of an excellent guide to quantum computing from, of all sources, the US National Security Agency. The promises of the…
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3d Printing will provide the next revolution in manufacturing – personalised products iDisrupted Commentary Personalised marketing is the great marketing revolution in the last few years – allowing advertising offers to be totally personalised using…
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The transformation of spare parts surgery begins – the ability to print living cells and tissue It’s been coming for sometime – the Chinese even 3d printed a mouse liver but now the infrastructure play is coming in – a small startup called Biobots has…
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iDisrupted Guide to Big Data Firstly lets deal with the hype – big data has become a phenomenon in the past few years – interest being illustrated by a simple Google Trends search as below (the main interest being from India where a lot of the worlds data…
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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.

Chairman, Thomas Cook Digital Advisory Board
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Chairman, Investor, www.cloudfind.com
Founder, Director, www.linkdex.com
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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
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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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Digital 2010: John Straw On The Impact of New Technology
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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.
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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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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 - 2 years ago
reviewed 2 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