Last month the EU proposed a new copyright law , which shows a growing concern over how to rein in plagiarism, “fake news” and the power of internet giants like Google and Facebook.
Alison Watson, CEO and founder of Class of Your Own, has been awarded an MBE for her pioneering work in education. By bringing industry leaders in engineering, architecture and construction into a curriculum that gives children and young people a head start in these fields, Alison has changed lives and opened up a world of opportunities, inspiring the next generation of engineers.
One of the conclusions of our research is that physical retail stores can in fact significantly improve conversion rates from their in-store traffic, if they invest in well-trained staff who understand the product catalogue they’re selling.
The simple answer is that while there is no “one size fits all” solution for every magazine publisher, there are some basic rules of thumb that every publisher can follow, as well as monetization models that work better for certain publishers.
It is now a well-established fact that, among consumers, smartphone devices are, by a good and growing margin, the dominant form factor for consuming most content.
Today we are all publishers. We can blog, tweet and offer our opinions on any subject that grabs us. We can also re-tweet other people’s work with a click or tap of a button. The amazing power to communicate to vast audiences that was once in the hands of a professional class is now available to all.
The growth of mobile apps has been so meteoric in recent years that it’s worth taking a step back and taking a broad view of both the diversity and range of functionality – from advanced augmented reality maps to mobile document centers – as well as the narrower concept of whether or not these apps can add value to whatever it is you’re doing.