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VeggieGo – A Mobile Guide to Vegetarian Restaurants and Shops

Independent developer Anna-Mariia Udotova announces Be vegan with VeggieGo 1.0, her vegetarian dining app for iOS devices. VeggieGo is a new mobile guide for vegetarian food lovers. All the cafes, restaurants, and shops without animal-derived foods can now be found in one app. User can use the app to find new veggie friends, share photos, and discover places where they haven’t been to yet.

William Clarence Education reports increase in US enquiries as families set their hearts on UK university and school places

Leading London education consultancy, William Clarence, announced this week a 25% spike in enquiries from families looking to relocate from the US to the UK.

Managing Director, Stephen Spriggs, reported the boom this week, referencing a 25% increase in US enquiries during October-November, 2017, in comparison to the same period in 2016. A large portion of new enquiries coming from the US have been from families of children aged at milestone school-entry points – 11+, 13+ and 16+ – with their sights firmly set on coveted places at UK schools and universities.

Mr Spriggs commented: “We have recently dealt with an increasing number of US clients looking to relocate to the UK, for a variety of reasons. These clients are a mixture of West Coast families – high achieving professionals, looking to set a similar standard and priorities for their children – and East Coast families, who are more akin to British families in their outlook and mindset – they have big ambitions and they want to provide the very best for their children.“

A number of these families are made up of both American and British parents, who are looking to relocate back to the UK, while others are US-born and wish to relocate for business reasons. Perhaps more notably, the firm has worked with more US families with children approaching GCSE and sixth form age, seeking help and advice on how to choose the best school to prepare them for an application to their preferred choice of British university.

The firm also observed that the relocation trend works both ways; with UK and European students increasingly attracted by prestigious US colleges, and US students setting their goals on winning entry to elite British institutions such as Oxbridge. William Clarence Education is well placed to offer assistance on both sides of the pond, at each stage of the transition process, and Stephen Spriggs added that students are keener than ever to set the ball rolling in their application process:

“Traditionally, families would apply to UK universities, including Oxbridge and Russell Group universities, during their final year of study in the US. What we’re seeing more of now, however, is families coming to us to assist their children aged 15-16 in choosing and applying to study at sixth form level in the UK, putting them in a better position to ‘follow on’ and apply to their preferred British university.”

In 2017, William Clarence Education partnered with Arcus Advisory, adding US College Admissions Advisor Susie Cochin de Billy as a permanent fixture on its own board of advisors. This not only gives the firm an extended reach and stronger connection within the US college system, but also helps the firm understand the transitional steps needed for US students to best prepare for higher education across the pond.

Stephen Spriggs added: “With education consultants and school placements advisors on both sides of the pond, and an unparalleled reach into some of the most sought-after UK and US institutions, William Clarence is perfectly equipped to ensure that families transition smoothly. The network we have built allows us to assist families at every stage of their relocation, from choosing the right school, to landing a coveted place at their first choice of university. We can even provide private tutors to help ensure that students are supported during the process and are prepared for entrance exams.”

For more information on William Clarence Education, and the services it provides for international families in the UK and US, visit williamclarence.com.

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William Clarence Education is a specialist provider of private tuition and education consultancy services for London and Europe, sourcing exceptionally talented professional tutors and working closely with families at all stages of their academic journey, from gaining entry unto the UK Independent School System, relocation to the UK, to preparing for entrance exams and improving grades at all levels.

Managing Director, Stephen Spriggs, is a proud advocate for the British education system, with a background in finance and economics, and is committed to making it accessible across the world. The team of experts at William Clarence provide specialist advice and guidance to ensure clients fulfil their potential.

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IGEL Becomes First Manufacturer of Endpoint Computing Solutions to Integrate deviceTRUST

Through dynamic contextual awareness, IT organisations can ensure that corporate data remains secure, and that compliance and regulatory requirements are met when end-users roam between IGEL OS-powered endpoint devices

Reading, UK. December 14, 2017IGEL, a world leader in endpoint management software for the secure enterprise, today announced that it is the first manufacturer to integrate deviceTRUST’s dynamic context awareness technology into its endpoint computing solutions. With deviceTRUST and IGEL, IT organisations are now able to ensure that corporate data remains secure, and that compliance and regulatory requirements are met when end-users roam between their IGEL OS-powered endpoints.

“Modern workspaces present significant challenges for IT organisations due to the diverse array of networks and devices users leverage to access their corporate networks. Added to that are the wide range of locations they are working from – customer sites, home offices and coffee shops and cafes, just to name a few,” said Ainsley Brook, UK & Ireland Country Manager for IGEL. “Regardless, data must be kept secure, and compliance and regulatory requirements must be met. This is why we are proud to be the first manufacturer to integrate deviceTRUST’s industry-leading dynamic context awareness technology.”

With deviceTRUST, IT organisations can control which business-critical applications and corporate data end-users are able to access, based on the location from which they are working. “For example, if a worker is accessing their corporate desktop from an unsecured Wi-Fi location, they may only gain limited access to their applications,” continued Brook.

Simple, Dynamic and Integrated Context Awareness
With its patent-pending technologies, deviceTRUST delivers more than 200 hardware, software, network, security, performance and location contextual properties into virtual and physical workspaces. The contextual data is always kept up-to-date and any change triggers an action, making it easy for IT organizations to manage security and compliance as their users roam between locations.

“The growing adoption of application and desktop virtualisation to meet the needs of a mobile workforces combined with the existing security, compliance and regulatory requirements is a challenge for many IT organisations,” said Sascha Goeckel, CEO deviceTRUST. “The IGEL-powered endpoints when paired with the detailed context information deviceTRUST provides, enables a secure and context aware access to the business resources that meets all requirements.”

Key Features and Benefits
deviceTRUST meets security, compliance and regulatory requirements by incorporating end-point and user context into business policies. Some of the key features and benefits of the solution include:

  • Single view of detailed context data via a centralised dashboard
  • Seamless integration into existing workspace management and reporting solutions
  • Fast and easy deployment with no additional infrastructure required
  • Subscription-based licensing
  • Immediate ROI

Availability
deviceTRUST is now available with IGEL OS 10.03.500 and can be activated via the IGEL Universal Management Suite™ (UMS) management console. To experience the capabilities of the IGEL OS, the Universal Desktop Converter™ (UDC) and the IGEL UMS, download here, or request free evaluation hardware.

Meet deviceTRUST at IGEL DISRUPT
deviceTRUST is a Gold-level sponsor for IGEL DISRUPT End User Computing Forum 2018 events taking place in EMEA and North America during the first quarter of 2018. Additionally, Sascha Goeckel, CEO of deviceTRUST will be presenting at IGEL DISRUPT EMEA, taking place in Bremen, Germany from January 17-19, 2018 and IGEL DISRUPT North America, taking place in Austin, Tex. from February 6-8, 2018. For more information and to register, click here https://www.igel.com/disrupt-emea/.

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About IGEL
IGEL delivers powerful unified endpoint management software that is revolutionary in its simplicity and purpose-built for the enterprise. The company’s world-leading software products include the IGEL OS™, Universal Desktop Converter™ (UDC), IGEL Cloud Gateway™ (ICG), IGEL UD Pocket™ (UDP) and Universal Management Suite™ (UMS). These solutions enable a more secure, manageable and cost-effective endpoint management platform across nearly any x86 device. Additionally, IGEL’s German engineered and manufactured thin, zero and all-in-one client solutions deliver the industry’s best warranty (5 years), support (3 years after end of life) and management functionality. IGEL enables enterprises to precisely control all devices running IGEL OS as well as Windows OS from a single dashboard interface. IGEL has offices worldwide and is represented by partners in over 50 countries. For more information on IGEL, visit www.igel.com.

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Analytics software company achieves higher NPS than Microsoft and Apple

Provider of Advanced Engagement Analytics Boasts High Marks for Quality Customer Experience – Majority of Customers Would Recommend CallMiner to Friends or Colleagues

London, UK – December 14, 2017 – CallMiner, the leading platform provider of award-winning speech and customer engagement analytics, announced today the release of its Net Promoter Score (www.netpromoter.com), a standard metric that measures customer experience and predicts business growth. CallMiner conducted its 2017 NPS survey in late November, and earned the company’s highest score to date with a NPS rating of 51.

Net Promoter Score is a standard metric that is calculated based on responses to a customer survey question that asks, “How likely are you to recommend this company to a friend or colleague?” The question is intended to provide companies a gauge of customer satisfaction with a given brand.

A 2017 benchmark study conducted by customer experience research, consulting, and training firm Temkin Group found enterprise-level B2B technology vendors held average NPS scores of 21.4, with a high score of 43 earned by Microsoft. CallMiner had responses from 54% of its customers surveyed.

“We’re honoured to receive a high Net Promoter Score which places us well ahead of the average B2B tech firm, and even higher than Apple,” says CallMiner VP of Customer Success, Tony Zavala. “Our business model is centred on providing analytics solutions that give customers the insightful data they need to instantly and sustainably improve their operations. Achieving this goal involves giving our clients impeccable service through both our amazing people and our carefully-designed solution that features an intuitive and powerful user interface.”

To learn more about Net Promoter Score, please visit www.netpromoter.com.

About CallMiner
CallMiner believes that resolution is the fundamental driver of positive customer experiences. When contact centre agents and others responsible for customer engagement are empowered by insight and feedback in near real-time, they can dramatically improve the rate of positive outcomes. With the tagline “Listen to Your Customers, Improve Your Business” our goal is to help companies automate the overwhelming process of extracting insight from phone calls, chats, emails and social media to dramatically improve customer service and sales, reduce the cost of service delivery, mitigate risk, and identify areas for process and product improvement. Highlighted by multiple customer achievement awards, including seven Speech Technology implementation awards in the past five years, CallMiner customers have been recognized for unparalleled success in leveraging Eureka interaction analytics to attain their business goals and objectives. www.callminer.com.

Media Contact: Maureen Szlemp | CallMiner Marketing Director | Maureen.szlemp@callminer.com | 319-573-3312.

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Send money anytime, in no time – Azimo launches cash pick-up in the Philippines around the clock

Money transfers can now reach recipients in Philippines in minutes even at weekends.

London, December 14th, 2017- Azimo, digital disruptor of traditional money transfer services, shakes up remittances to the Filipino market with 24/7* money transfers.

In a huge step forward for Azimo’s Filipino customer base, the rapid service ensures that money sent from any of their 22 European send countries, will get to recipients typically within 1 hour, and can be collected on any day that is convenient for them-even over a weekend, making it the fastest and most convenient money transfer offering on the market.

People sending money to the Philippines have faced numerous barriers including high transfer fees and transfers made towards the end of the week taking several days to arrive due to weekend closing. With 62% of transfers to the country sent for family support to pay hospital and food bills, a speedy 24/7 service is essential.

Along with 5,000 BDO branches around the country, Azimo also allows cash pick-up through almost 4,000 M Lhuillier and Cebuana Lhuillier locations and over 700 locations with Palawan Pawnshop.

Additionally, Azimo customers can send money to any bank account in the Philippines, top up a mobile phone, send money to a mobile wallet or even have money delivered to their door.

Azimo’s innovative digital platform makes it substantially cheaper than traditional brick-and-mortar money transfer services.

For more information on sending to the Philippines, visit the Azimo site here: https://azimo.com/en/send-money-to-the-philippines

*Weekend service dependent upon opening times of payout partners

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About Azimo
Launched in 2012, Azimo is the better way to transfer money around the world, touching millions of people’s lives. Fast, simple and safe, Azimo has the largest digital network in the world, enabling customers to send money to over 190 countries from any internet-connected device.

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