Category Archives: Technology

Topic archive: technology
Articles about IT, technology (i.e. gadgets, systems, software) as well as technology industry trends and news.

Gadget Show Live 2011 – sneak peek

The Gadget show live this year is the biggest ever; with the Game Zone, Test Track, the presenters’ signing sessions and hundreds of stands packed with the most exciting technology – there's something for everyone. Greta, the latest member of our team working on consumer technology PR went to the show preview. Here are a…
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Did you beat the queues and get your iPad 2

I thought I'd check out the queues for iPad 2 in Birmingham's Bullring and Solihull's Touchwood shopping centres and I wasn't overly shocked. I reckon at 1pm, so 4 hours before it went on sale on Friday 25 March, there were 200 people in Brum and 80 in Solihull waiting to get their mitts onto…
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Coventry is a technology hotspot

Our public relations agency has worked for companies across the Midlands and we have stats showing that Coventry holds the highest concentration of technology companies in the West Midlands. With Warwick Science park, the Technocentre and universities helping tech start ups, there is definitely a thriving community. We work for ICTWM, the team behind, wmhive, and…
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West Midlands IT Showcase

Today I went along to the West Midlands IT Showcase at Millenium Point in Brum. Lots of dynamic companies and some interesting public sector initiatives were there to help Midlands SMEs make the most out of technology to improve their businesses. The following were worth a visit…and the event is still on till 7pm tonight, so not too late to attend.

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iPad and iPhone: can you really work with them on the go?

We  started work recently with a new client that specialises in accessories for everything mobile (that’s phones, laptops, iPads, you name it) and thinking about the kind of people using our client’s products got me thinking about the kit we use in our tech PR agency.

Being a technology PR agency, we love trying out new ways to use technology and I’ve been using my shiny new iPhone 4 for a while now together with an iPad to see if I can leave the laptop at home when travelling

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The technology we like to use when working virtually

As we're a virtual PR team, apart from our PCs and phones, we use a lot of software and technology in the cloud to ensure that we can work together effectively as a PR team wherever we are. We did a quick poll of what makes our lives easier and here are our absolute favourites:…
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Tech firms urged to collaborate

Phil Muncaster wrote about companies working together to survive the downturn. Given today’s climate it makes sense for tech firms to work together and pool resources to gain more business. We work for and are members of the UK IT Association, which is a membership organisation bringing together technology SMEs to work together to bid…
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