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Apple posts the biggest quarterly profit in history

Wednesday, January 28th, 2015

US technology giant Apple has reported the biggest quarterly profit ever made by a public company. more

.Net Software Developer – C# MVC WCF Agile

Monday, January 26th, 2015

The business:

A well established insurance provider currently going through a period of exciting growth is looking to up-scale it’s development team and bring on-board 2  C# Developers (junior/mid or senior).

 This is an opportunity to be part of something big! to make something your own and really take your career and experience to an entirely new level – READ ON FOR ME INFO!


What you’ll do:

  • Develop cutting edge C# ASP.Net web based applications & web services within a highly collaborative team
  • Work within an Agile/SCRUM environment on full end to end greenfield projects
  • Help to further implement & streamline Agile methods;  TDD & Continuous Integration
  • Help to implement MVC into the development environment for web development
  • Work on full stack development and really get dirty with code and bush the boundaries
  • Come on board at the early stages & help drive the business and it’s products forward through an exciting period of growth
  • Have the chance to build your own team and put your stamp on the product stack


Experience & skills needed:

  • C# and ASP.Net – At least 1 year of commercial experience
  • Some front end technology such as Javascript, CSS, HTML, etc
  • Genuine passion for development, technology and good coding


Desirable skills:

  • An understanding of WCF or MVC– hands on experience would be awesome
  • Knowledge or a desire to work within an Agile environment and help mould the process
  • Entity Framework


Classroom Rush To Keep Up With Advancing Tech

Monday, January 26th, 2015

Coding became part of the UK national curriculum in primary and secondary schools in September – schools are battling to keep up. more

Windows 10 to get ‘holographic’ headset and Cortana

Thursday, January 22nd, 2015

Microsoft has revealed that Windows 10 will bring its voice-controlled assistant Cortana to PCs. more

Big changes could be coming in iOS 9

Tuesday, January 20th, 2015

The iPhone 6S could come with 2GB of RAM, double the amount found in the iPhone 6, which has been criticised by some people as too meagre. more

Google: ‘Your phone can now speak 80 languages’

Wednesday, January 14th, 2015

The search giant’s Translate app can now help you have an almost natural conversation with someone even if you don’t speak the same language.Google has launched a live translation tool that can take spoken audio in one language and convert it into a synthesised voice speaking a second language in real-time. more

Jaguar Land Rover Announces 1,300 New Jobs

Monday, January 12th, 2015

The car-maker, which already employs more than 30,000 people in Britain, says the announcement shows a “commitment to the UK”. more

CES 2015: Deal reached on wireless charging

Thursday, January 8th, 2015

A single way to wirelessly charge gadgets has come a step closer as industry groups developing separate technologies agreed to merge. more

Spacecraft Nears Pluto After Nine-Year Trip

Monday, January 5th, 2015

Until now the best photos of Pluto were taken by the Hubble Space Telescope but experts hope those by New Horizons will be better. more

Rail fare rises come into effect

Friday, January 2nd, 2015

Rail fare rises in England and Wales have come into effect, with trade unions complaining that the increases continue to outstrip wage growth. more