Archive for November 2016

MediaConcepts’ Mobile Application Integrated With SALTO’s Access Control System

The fully customisable app offers hotels the flexibility to add functionality as required. MediaConcepts, an innovative provider of integrated digital solutions for global hospitality organisations, has integrated its mobile application, Priscilla, with SALTO System’s access control system. Already a feature-rich application that offers hotel guests a more intuitive way to access information and services throughout…

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Hickleys Celebrates 90 Years In Business

At the age of 93, starting work at 8.30am is still the daily routine for John Meikle at Somerset-based family firm, Hickleys Ltd.  It is 77 years since he first joined and this year the company celebrates 90 years in business. The company was founded by his father, Leonard Meikle, in a lock-up garage in…

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TriCut Electric Installation Pliers – Three Functions Combined In One Hand Tool

The three main steps for processing cable, including cutting the cable to length and stripping and skinning the individual conductors, usually require three separate tools: diagonal cutters, a cable stripper, and stripping pliers. The TriCut combines all of these functions, which makes changing pliers unnecessary, which is a convincing argument for using these all-round pliers,…

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Yale Appoints New Territory Manager

Security specialist Yale is strengthening its support to its national network of trade customers with the appointment of Jennie Cleaver as Territory Manager for the West Midlands. Jennie brings a wealth of experience to the role as, prior to joining the ASSA ABLOY group, she worked at ERA for nearly 10 years. Working as an…

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Experts Comment On UK Cybercrime Commitment

Following news on the announcement by Chancellor Philip Hammond of an increase in national cyber-defence spending to £1.9billion (see elsewhere on this page), we have comment from cyber security experts on the real effects this might have on the UK’s cyber security efforts: James Tolfree, UK Director at Cryptzone: “Talk of ‘Strike back’ represents quite a…

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Police Officer Drops His Kit For Digital

Paul Cooper has left his career in policing behind. He talks about leaving the police and his delight at being shortlisted for three prestigious, national digital awards ceremonies for his mobile app, Pocket Sergeant. Paul was a Police Officer with Cleveland Police when he designed Pocket Sergeant to assist police officers and carry out their…

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