With the Apple Watch set to go head to head with its smartwatch Android rival – the LG Watch Urbane – and the Wearable Technology Show at ExCel taking place in London on 10-11 March, this promises to be a red-letter month for wearable tech
Ever since the Apple Watch was announced last year, there’s been […]
Business beards are no longer the preserve of Silicon Valley start-ups and Sir Richard Branson. Here are Director’s top six hirsute high-flyers…
Luxury car manufacturer Maserati has teamed up with the Centre for Entrepreneurs (CFE) to celebrate the champions of British business.
The rich diversity of British entrepreneurialism is the stand-out winner, with the announcement, by Maserati and the Centre for Entrepreneurs (CFE), of the Maserati 100 – a list of Britain’s business leaders doing the most to […]
Self-employed workers are at risk of their employment status being “degraded” due to working with “no rights and entitlements,” according to business secretary Vince Cable.
With self-employment higher than at any point over the last 40 years (15 per cent of the British workforce is currently self-employed)*, Cable acknowledged that “the UK has got a genuinely […]
A booming, celebrity-backed American wine brand has arrived in the UK with big plans to seize a slice of the market.
After forming a partnership with UK drinks company James E McCabe Limited, MYX Fusion Moscato is now available at selected venues across the UK with plans to be fully national by the end of the […]
As well as being tipped for an Oscar, a new Stephen Hawking biopic has received praise from the man himself and brought hopes of a boost to UK film-makers. In The Theory of Everything, Eddie Redmayne portrays the celebrated cosmologist and physicist, who was diagnosed with motor neurone disease aged 21. Based on A Life […]
It may be hard to believe, but the podcast turns 10 in 2015. And, a decade on – boosted by the rapid increase in smartphone usage – the number of podcasts downloaded annually is on the rise. The BBC reported 24 million UK downloads of its podcast programmes in August alone – an increase of […]
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