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JustGiving selects WorldPay to support global payment processing

JustGiving, the UK’s most popular online giving platform and WorldPay, the global leader in payment processing, risk and alternative payments have today announced an agreement which will see WorldPay process online giving transactions from donors all over the world.

Win travel’s Biggest, Baddest Bucket List

My Destination, the global travel resource powered by a community of local experts, is set to unleash travel’s Biggest, Baddest, Bucket List and offer one lucky person the prize of a lifetime – a six month, all inclusive, blogging trip around the world to a minimum of 25 international destinations and $50,000 (USD) prize money on their return.

Record-breaking year for BBC iPlayer

Record-breaking year for BBC iPlayer

BBC iPlayer, the BBC’s popular on-demand service, hit record-breaking numbers in 2012, with 2.32 billion TV and radio programme requests and 36.5 billion minutes of BBC programmes enjoyed across all platforms in iPlayer.

Anonymous Hyper-local social platform with global reach launches

Anonymous Hyper-local social platform with global reach launches

Spraffl is a geo-social app that elegantly takes the “self” out of the social media equation. It introduces instant networks where people can share ideas, gossip and connect without the ‘baggage of identity’.

Reevoo’s platform “Ready for IBM Retail Industry Framework”

Reevoo, the cloud-based social commerce solution provider, has announced a series of new integrations with IBM Smarter Commerce, making Reevoo’s social engagement platform “Ready for IBM Retail Industry Framework”, IBM enterprise software architecture designed to facilitate the adoption of new customer-focused initiatives in the retail supply chain.

Twitter users urged to beat the January blues with a “cwtch”

On the supposed most depressing day of the year, Blue Monday (21 January, 2013), new research by reveals that all people need is a hug to brighten up one's day. In fact, 87% of Brits say a simple cuddle would make them feel happy.

Aurora Expeditions offer 'Track my Trip' on voyages

Aurora Expeditions offer 'Track my Trip' on voyages

Aurora Expeditions have become the first cruise operator to implement a brand new social media tracking service on their remote voyages to Antarctica and the Arctic.

E-Lites Gangnam Baby Advert

We’ve just taken our first look at the clever new commercial from E-Lites, the UK’s premium electronic cigarette brand, in which a father leaves the room where his family are sitting to go for a cigarette in the garden – and ends up missing out on his son’s rather unique first steps.

Men now nattering on the phone for hours, as women shift to social media

Men now nattering on the phone for hours, as women shift to social media

Men are surprisingly better at speaking to their friends while women are now shifting towards social media, a study has revealed.

Reevoo unveils new Reevoo Insight to harness social data

Reevoo, the cloud-based social business solution provider, announces Reevoo Insight, a new real-time social analytics solution that empowers customer-centric decision-making and strategy development across the organisation, enabling companies to identify business opportunities and accelerate responses to customers’ needs before the customer disengages.

Follow three intrepid Brits travelling to all 50 American States in 30 days

American Airlines is welcoming 2013 with the launch of 'The United States of Adventure'. The project - which demonstrates the scope of American's network in the US - is a time-restricted challenge that features across multi-media platforms so that the general public can take part in the journey.

Hi-Tec’s ‘Inspiring UK Walks’ image gallery

Hi-Tec’s ‘Inspiring UK Walks’ image gallery

The website of iconic outdoor brand, Hi-Tec is offering families keen to walk off their Christmas dinner a source of inspiration this festive season, with its ‘Inspiring UK Walks’ image gallery.

LinkedIn passes two million South African members

LinkedIn, the world's largest professional network with more than 187 million members globally, has announced it has signed up more than two million South African professionals.

Later lights out due to bedtime browsing

Social networking and the growth of handheld devices have been revealed as the reasons behind a shift in the bedtime habits of Brits, according to a new nationwide report.

We wish you a Skype'y Christmas!

High fuel prices mean nearly 1 in 5 Brits will use technology to catch up with friends and relatives this Christmas rather than driving to see them in person.