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Gimp-Perl release candidate ready for testing

It's been possible to use various scripting languages to automate GIMP for a long time. But until recently Perl bindings for GIMP were considerably …

Linux

Virgin Radio UK and talkRADIO

<b>Gorkana was joined yesterday morning (4 October) by Virgin Radio UK’s programme director, Liam Thompson, and talkRADIO’s managing editor, Dennie</b> …

With programming lessons now part of the school day, can parents help their offspring get top marks? Fear not – toys, gadgets and apps are all available to make coding a fun part of growing up<p>Coding kids aren’t a new trend. In the late 1970s and early 1980s, Usborne Publishing was releasing books …

Kids

Fan engagement: from match day to every day

Engaging your fan base and enhancing their experience when they are at the stadium on match day has been a challenge for many sports clubs to get to …

How TheLADbible became the online voice of a generation

One sunny Friday morning in May this year, Alex "Solly" Solomou and Mimi Turner - TheLADbible's co-founder and marketing director respectively - …

Jack Doyle

Above is a very powerful version of the song ‘The Contender’ by Paul McGrath. The song was made famous by Christy Moore, whose version is at the …

Rhinobird allows you to live stream to Facebook and WhatsApp without an app, an interview with the cofounder

Livestream, Ustream and newrow_ have defined high quality live stream productions and now Meerkat and Periscope are defining instant live streaming …

6 steps to getting free press for your startup

Every week I get at least two emails from startups asking me to help them “build buzz” around their product or service. Most of them want PR help but since it’s so prohibitively expensive to hire a PR firm startups are really struggling in this space. They want and need PR buzz but can’t afford …

William Hill reveals strategy behind VR experience for sports betting

Betting

How to Create a PR Calendar – And Why You Need One

It’s tough, so tough. In today’s world there are so many more opportunities to get your business noticed but the huge choice available to you is a …

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William Hill opts for Google Cardboard in VR experience aimed at reinvigorating sports betting

William Hill has created a virtual reality (VR)-based live sports experience using Google Cardboard as it looks to revolutionise live sports gambling …

Bookmakers elated Tories will keep cash flowing from gaming machines

Racing and bookmakers reacted warmly to David Cameron’s success in the General Election, with bookies in particular queueing up to express their delight. “Economically, a change in government could have led to uncertainty and it is important for racing and betting that this is not the case,” Simon …

Horse Racing

Talks to save you time at work — so you can focus on what you love

For all those days you've ever checked the clock and thought, "Where did the last hour go?" These talks share helpful hacks for stealing back a few …

Hacking

250+ PR tools and 48 guides

Take a walk on the client side - Marketing

Marketing<p>Take a walk on the client side<p>There’s every chance you’ve seen our Tweets or LinkedIn shares looking for new people to ‘join our award …

Nights And Weekends: How To Make Time For Side Projects

June 16, 2017<p>Though your day job may feel like it eats up all of your time, the numbers don’t lie: If you spend eight hours per day at work, you …

How to Create Awesome Infographics Without Being a Designer

If you're anything like me, you learned how to use programs like Photoshop and Gimp out of necessity to do minor changes to photos. You might have …

How to Overcome Digital Fear: 10 Top Tips for Senior PRs

You’re Not Alone<p>A few years ago I had the fear. Big time.<p><b>The digital fear.</b><p>A fear so profound that it struck to the heart of my professional PR …

McDonald’s and Tesco Bank CEOs share top tips to nurture customer-centricity

Leadership is a complex and often thankless task, one that McDonald’s UK and Tesco Bank’s CEOs have defined around five principles designed to win …

How to Easily Double Your Traffic from Social Media

Many businesses are publishing content as a way to build their audiences and increase traffic to their websites. However, they may not be getting …

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16 Winter Pasta Recipes to Keep You Warm and Well-Fed

Braised meat, slow-simmered sauces, and plenty of cheese—it's all here in these cozy pasta dishes.<p><b>We'll eat pasta any time of year</b>, but winter pasta dishes are especially satisfying. Braised meats, slow-simmered sauces, and plenty of cheese: It's all here, in these 16 pasta dishes perfect for …

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