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The New Lip Reading Super-Computer!

21st March 2017

Oxford Scientists have invented an incredible artificial intelligence system that can allegedly lip read more accurately than highly trained humans. Watch, Attend and Spell When tested, ‘Watch, Attend and Spell’ as the system has become known, can accurately pinpoint around 50% of words from silent clips – now, this may sound a little underwhelm-ing, however, […]

Big News for Broadband Deals!

14th March 2017

Openreach, or BT Openreach, is to become an entirely independent entity thanks to demands made by Ofcom. Openreach is responsible for installing, maintaining and improving the UK’s broadband infrastructure including fibre connections, ducts and pipes, before selling connectivity to the likes of BT and Sky. Whilst in theory Openreach is currently independent, it is still […]

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6 Reasons Why Call Queuing Is Important for Your Business

28th February 2017

A call queuing service is important to your business for a number of reasons – from allowing you to better manage the ebb and flow of customer calls to providing an opportunity to engage with them. Read on to find out how a call queuing system could help you. Gives a good first impression First […]

The End Of Mobile Coverage Blackspots?

28th February 2017

Mobile giant EE has demonstrated technology that could boost coverage in rural areas, as well as eliminating downtime whilst existing infrastructure suffers damage or undergoes routine maintenance. Up, up and away The proposed technology consists of helium balloons and drones, fitted with small mobile sites including a base station and antenna and EE has announced […]

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100 Price Drops for Doris

28th February 2017

Well it would seem that little old Doris can pack a mighty punch, with winds hitting a whopping 94mph, followed by rain and snow to boot. Many homes and businesses were left without power but most of us are back up and running now and no doubt ready to take advantage of our incredible international […]

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5 Ways That Memorable Numbers Can Help Your Business

27th February 2017

Memorable phone numbers can help your business in a number of ways, from building your brand’s presence to encouraging new customers to get in touch or existing customer to call again. Choose the right number for your business, and you’ll help build trust, encourage customer engagement and help set the seeds for business development. Ultimately, […]

Eyes on Your Phone, Not the Road

21st February 2017

As we become increasingly connected to the world around us, putting our smartphones down for any length of time is seemingly impossible for more and more of us – almost to the detriment of our safety. Stop, Look, Listen, Live Many will remember the Public Information Film, King of the Road, airing on British television […]

The Teenage Anti-Hacking Revolution

16th February 2017

As modern life becomes increasingly reliant on technology, connectivity and the internet, new and highly complicated loopholes, back doors and tunnels are being created by unscrupulous hackers to undermine businesses, banks and government sectors. The new kids on the block In a bid to increase national cyber security, 5,700 UK students aged 14 and over […]

The Future is Here, and It’s Robotic

13th February 2017

Online Supermarket, Ocado, has showcased their most recent innovation – a robotic hand that can pick, move and pack fresh fruit and vegetables without damaging them. Soma (Soft Manipulation) is the result of a 5 year research collaboration between Disney and 5 European Universities and hints towards the future of the Hampshire-based firm’s food packing […]

Goodbye 0500… Hello 08085!

7th February 2017

On 3rd June 2017 the UK will withdraw the use of the old 0500 freephone numbers. As you’re probably already aware, the majority of freephone numbers today begin with 0800 and 0808. The rarity and lack of public recognition of the 0500 number has subsequently rendered it obsolete and it will therefore be withdrawn from […]

7 Things to Know About Call Tracking Services

3rd February 2017

A great marketing campaign is essential for generating sales and expanding your customer base. But how do you know if the platforms you’re using are working? Traffic to your website can easily be measured, but how about newspaper or radio campaigns? Call tracking is a great tool to provide comprehensive marketing and sales analytics across […]

7 Explanations on Why Call Recording Service Is Important

31st January 2017

Whether you’ve been established for several years or just starting out, call recording is a vital tool that can be used to help your business thrive. From data protection and training purposes to simply to making life easier, call recording is a must-have. However, if you’re still on the fence, here are seven reasons why […]