June 7, 2018Published by: Kieran Moriarty

Will Amazon’s Premier League rights deal change the face of football viewing in UK?

For the first time in the Premier League’s 26-year history, British television broadcasters’ monopoly of domestic football TV rights has been broken. Today’s acquisition of a Premier League TV rights package by online retailer and tech behemoth, Amazon, is being seen as a watershed moment for the way in which football – and potentially a host of other sports – are viewed in the UK.

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May 31, 2018Published by: Delia Howe

Focus on the ‘Gram!

Let’s face it, Facebook has had its fair share of negative publicity recently, following major backlash over the Cambridge Analytica data breach and the social media giant’s data protection policies. However, May began on a positive note for the company as it stepped forward to host its annual F8 Developer Conference. Mark Zuckerberg announced several new updates as reported by The Verge, including a Facebook dating feature, a new Oculus Go VR headset, and a Messenger revamp, to name a few. It also seems that Facebook is focusing a lot of energy on ramping up its visual kiddo - Instagram.

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May 24, 2018Published by: Linnea Jonsson

Six insights about UK digital tech from this year’s Tech Nation Report

Tech Nation recently published their annual report on the digital tech landscape in the UK, looking at everything from international competitiveness, perceptions of the sector within the community, and data on jobs and skills. So what’s so special about UK tech? We jumped in and pulled out the most interesting points that Tech Nation highlighted.

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May 3, 2018Published by: Kieran Moriarty

The BeauGIFul game

On Wednesday night, AS Roma fell short in their Champions League quest as Liverpool beat them 7-6 on aggregate in a thrilling tie. While the Italian side may have failed on the pitch on this occasion, one aspect of the club’s season has been a triumphant success – their social media channels. Despite being based in a city synonymous with ancient history, Roma has won praise and many fans as one of the leading lights of a growing social media movement in football, courtesy of their innovative and fresh content.

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