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BLOG: Lessons to learn from Apple and Samsung in-store demos

BLOG: Lessons to learn from Apple and Samsung in-store demos

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Jill Pinner, CEO of experiential marketing agency Fizz, talks about the importance of demonstrating tech products in-store.

on Jul 22nd 2014 at 11:49AM
PC stores 'overcharging' customers, finds Which? report

PC stores 'overcharging' customers, finds Which? report

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PC shops are overcharging customers for simple laptop repair jobs, according to a new study by consumer advice publication Which? magazine.

Dominic Sacco
by Dominic Sacco
on Jul 21st 2014 at 11:55AM
YoYoTech launches high-end XDNA Power gaming PC

YoYoTech launches high-end XDNA Power gaming PC

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Gaming system builder YoYoTech has launched a new high-end XDNA Power desktop priced at £2,789.99.

Dominic Sacco
by Dominic Sacco
on Jul 21st 2014 at 10:50AM
Utopia becomes first system builder in Europe to offer custom-painted laptops

Utopia becomes first system builder in Europe to offer custom-painted laptops

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UK system builder Utopia Computers says it's become the first in Europe to offer gaming laptops with full chassis custom paint jobs.

Dominic Sacco
by Dominic Sacco
on Jul 21st 2014 at 10:38AM

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Lenovo stops selling smaller Windows tablets due to lack of demand

Lenovo stops selling smaller Windows tablets due to lack of demand

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Lenovo has pulled its smaller Windows tablets from sale in the US due to a lack of consumer demand.

Dominic Sacco
by Dominic Sacco
on Jul 18th 2014 at 11:48AM
Brits spend 7 hours a day using tech

Brits spend 7 hours a day using tech

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UK consumers spend almost seven hours a day using technology devices outside of work.

Jade Burke
by Jade Burke
on Jul 17th 2014 at 12:10PM
Maplin own-brand 'upright' laser mouse launches

Maplin own-brand 'upright' laser mouse launches

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Maplin has launched an own-brand ergonomic laser mouse designed to reduce discomfort and fatigue.

Laura Barnes
by Laura Barnes
on Jul 17th 2014 at 10:59AM
Centerprise sells OnBuy for six-figure sum

Centerprise sells OnBuy for six-figure sum

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The founder of online marketplace OnBuy, Cas Paton, has acquired the brand from IT services provider Centerprise.

Dominic Sacco
by Dominic Sacco
on Jul 16th 2014 at 10:09AM

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Retail sales dip in June

Retail sales dip in June

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UK retail sales declined in June, according to fresh statistics from the British Retail Consortium (BRC).

Jade Burke
by Jade Burke
on Jul 15th 2014 at 12:25PM
Tech Data adds 3,000 PC games to retail download service

Tech Data adds 3,000 PC games to retail download service

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Distributor Tech Data has added more than 3,000 PC games to its electronic software distribution (ESD) service.

Dominic Sacco
by Dominic Sacco
on Jul 15th 2014 at 9:59AM
Football Manager 2014 tops budget PC chart after price cut

Football Manager 2014 tops budget PC chart after price cut

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Record-breaking PC game Football Manager 2014 has shot to the top of the UK's boxed budget PC chart after its price was slashed.

Dominic Sacco
by Dominic Sacco
on Jul 14th 2014 at 11:35AM
'Retail must embrace e-sports'

'Retail must embrace e-sports'

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UK retailers need to develop an understanding of the e-sports market in order to make the most of the burgeoning sector, Razer has told PCR.

Matthew Jarvis
by Matthew Jarvis
on Jul 14th 2014 at 10:12AM

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Utopia draws record number of gamers

Utopia draws record number of gamers

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Indie retailer and system builder Utopia Computers has drawn a record number of gamers to its store, with more than 200 visiting over two days.

Dominic Sacco
by Dominic Sacco
on Jul 14th 2014 at 9:47AM
Apple store layout can be trademarked, says EU court

Apple store layout can be trademarked, says EU court

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Apple has been granted permission to register its store design and layout as a trademark by the European Court of Justice.

Dominic Sacco
by Dominic Sacco
on Jul 10th 2014 at 10:43AM
WIN a Sony Xperia Tablet Z and BullGuard Mobile Security

WIN a Sony Xperia Tablet Z and BullGuard Mobile Security

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Security vendor BullGuard is giving away a free Sony Xperia Tablet Z and a three-user licence for BullGuard Mobile Security. 

on Jul 8th 2014 at 9:00AM
5m fewer mobile devices to be sold in the UK this year

5m fewer mobile devices to be sold in the UK this year

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27 million mobile phones and 12 million tablets will be sold in the UK this year - some five million devices fewer than 2013, predicts CCS Insight.

Dominic Sacco
by Dominic Sacco
on Jul 4th 2014 at 11:12AM

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How to sell technology to children - KD UK interview

How to sell technology to children - KD UK interview

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Tech retailers need to go back to school.

Matthew Jarvis
by Matthew Jarvis
on Jul 3rd 2014 at 10:30AM
BLOG: How the cloud can lift sales

BLOG: How the cloud can lift sales

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Egnyte co-founder and VP of product management, Rajesh Ram, discusses how retailers can use the cloud to reduce or eliminate some of their biggest annoyances.

Laura Barnes
by Laura Barnes
on Jul 3rd 2014 at 10:00AM
How is grey stock affecting the UK channel?

How is grey stock affecting the UK channel?

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The £34 billion grey market is a controversial avenue of sourcing computing goods frowned upon by some in the channel, but used by others to grab a bargain. What effect ...

Dominic Sacco
by Dominic Sacco
on Jul 2nd 2014 at 10:40AM
BLOG: How important is social media for ICT retailers?

BLOG: How important is social media for ICT retailers?

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Adam Simon, Global MD for Retail Business at analyst Context, asks how effective Facebook and Twitter really are for UK tech retailers.

on Jul 2nd 2014 at 10:19AM