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A few things we learnt from the Amazon Alexa Agencies Day

Mar 12, 2018
A couple of weeks ago we were invited down to Amazon’s HQ in London to attend their first Amazon Alexa Agencies Day. Here are a few highlights and key takeaways to give you a taste of what to expect from voice this year. What’s new with Amazon Alexa? According to recent Amazon research: 33% of US consumers are using digital assistants weekly There are

Mobile Monday round-up – what you missed

Jan 24, 2018
Last week we held the first Mobile Monday event of 2018 at the cool new HQ of PwC in Spinningfields, Manchester. Titled ‘Connecting Healthcare through Mobile’, we were joined by five speakers for Mobile Monday, who each shared their unique stories and expertise around how mobile technology is transforming the industry: Tim Ng, COO of Now Healthcare Group, showed how mobile is changing the

Retail Week Tech event – here’s what you missed

Oct 17, 2017
Our CEO Nick Black recently joined a formidable group of panellists and speakers at Tech – an event created by Retail Week and dedicated to technology in the retail sector. The event explored how emerging technologies – from AI to VR and everything in between – will transform retail commerce. Nick took part in a panel debate entitled ‘The Life Or Death of Apps In The

Join us at Amazon HQ and develop your Alexa skillset

Oct 11, 2017
We’ve partnered with Amazon to run an advanced Alexa Skills Workshop at their new HQ in Shoreditch. The free, one-day event is being held on Tuesday 17th October. We’ll be starting off with the basics of how to start developing with Alexa, before moving on to more advanced developer skills. The workshop will help developers enhance their voice design skillset, with more in-depth presentations and best practice direction. The

Matt Hunt speaking at eCommerce North 11th October

Oct 05, 2017
The eCommerce Show North is coming to Manchester, and our Enterprise CEO Matt Hunt will be speaking about how mobile tech is changing the eCommerce industry. Held at Event City across 11th-12th October, Matt’s discussion will be titled “Growing Revenue Through Mobile Apps”, and he’ll be covering how new technologies will impact on mobile commerce over the next few years. From AR and VR to voice

Join us and Amazon and develop your Alexa skillset

Sep 26, 2017
We’ve partnered with Amazon for an upcoming Alexa Skills Workshop. The free, one-day workshop is being held on 6th October, at the Memorial Hall, Albert Square Chop House, 4 Albert Square, Manchester. The workshop will give developers the skills and knowledge to start creating solutions on Amazon’s Alexa platform. We’ll be starting off with the basics of how to start developing with Alexa, and