Telephone Preference Service – Postcard from the trenches

Reading Time: 1 minute I had an interesting conversation with some friends working in telemarketing. Most of the companies that have signed up to the TPS are small-to-medium sized businesses. They welcome this as it means that they can pre-filter their prospects, a couple of major names stuck out in the conversation, Moss Bros the tailors and Carphone Warehouse … Read moreTelephone Preference Service – Postcard from the trenches

BT signs Jeremy Clarkson for ad campaign, wags start their engines

Reading Time: 2 minutes A quick skim of the infospam that comes from various IT news organisations reviewing the weeks news came up with this gem courtesy of the merry pranksters at St Katherines tower: And finally, everybody’s favourite incumbent telco has signed up everybody’s favourite jacket-and-jeans wearing braggart for its latest advertising campaign. That’s right: BT and Jeremy … Read moreBT signs Jeremy Clarkson for ad campaign, wags start their engines

Sandwich Ideas

Reading Time: 1 minute If its near the end of the month and payday is too far gone, (our payday is the 15th of every month). Making your own sandwichs is the last resort, if you have to make them you can at least make something that doesn’t draw inspiration from British Rail cuisine. Pret A Manger the McDonalds … Read moreSandwich Ideas

X-Type Giveaway

Reading Time: 1 minute In order to promote the Jaguar X-type in the USA Jaguar are having a draw for a rare-as-hens-teeth black Apple iPod. In addition, they are also offering some trendy as MP3s for you to download. The tracks are by west coast house act Kascade doing a Moby, ambient outfit Zero 7 and drum n’ bass … Read moreX-Type Giveaway

PalmOne Sings to Mac Choir

Reading Time: 1 minute PalmOne, official provider of PDAs to Renaissance Chambara, has announced a portal for Mac users. Admittedly the content is as sparse as a supermodels buffet at the moment, but I have hopes that it will get better. If they want this to happen at a rate of knots they can throw a fat roll of … Read morePalmOne Sings to Mac Choir