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Wearable technology – coming to an office near you

Written by on 28th February 2014
Category: Business travel and relocation

Yesterday, I was introduced to technology that not only made me feel like I was a step behind the times, but it also impressed me in equal measure. With the world’s eyes focussing on optical head-mounted displays (OHMDs), such as Google Glass, and the constant fuss surrounding the infinite update that is the iPhone, for those of us […]

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A story about hotels and hidden costs

Written by on 21st February 2014
Category: SilverDoor news

You know the feeling; payday at the end of January, seeming like you haven’t had money since the days of panicking about the “millennium bug”. The urge to splash the cash is insatiable, so that’s exactly what I did.

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Whatsapp – Facebook’s monopoly grows

Written by on 20th February 2014
Category: Business travel and relocation

Facebook announced this morning that they’ve acquired the global instant messaging service Whatsapp, for the incredible fee of $19bn. On face value the return on investment, in terms of immediate profit, isn’t financially astute dollar for dollar or share-for-share.

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Build up, build down and restore old ground

Written by on 18th February 2014
Category: Business travel and relocation

6.7 metres below the streets of New York, Lowline will turn an abandoned trolley terminal into the world’s first underground park. Its pop-up counterpart, High Line, is a public park elevated above the streets on Manhattan’s West Side.

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Business travel – prepare to be prepared

Written by on 12th February 2014
Category: Business travel and relocation

You stayed late at work the night before. The morning alarm is ringing through the fifth snooze and you’re already half an hour behind schedule. You’ve got more than enough time for a shower but you’ve not prepared the clothes you’re going to wear and your suitcase is only half-packed.

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Up and coming destinations: South Africa

Written by on 10th February 2014
Category: Serviced apartment news

South Africa tops many people’s holiday destinations list and is the tourism hub of Southern Africa.

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