Mane Product & Technology Issue 5 - August 2018 - Page 2

Content Summary

THE SMART PHONE SHOWDOWN - 04

In a battle of the giants and veterans of the mobile phone market, is it really just the name you're paying for and are there any real new contenders you should know?

POKING INTO DATA - 06

Mark Zuckerberg and his Facebook social network platform were heavily in the news for their mishandling of user data. See more about the case and what has been done about it since the case went global.

CONTENT WITH CONTENT - 09

In a world where almost anybody can become an 'influencer', we show off 4 of the internet's most followed and explain more about why we follow them and why you should to.

A NEW WAVE FOR STREAMING CONTENT - 12

In 2018 - is the television dying a slow death? Is the way we watch our entertainment changing to purely online? We have a look at what content is going online and if on demand is in demand.

a note from us

It has been an incredibly successful quarter for the Mane Product & Technology team. This has resulted in a record number of placements made by the division and the addition of Daniel Hooper, our experience software specialist.

We are fortunate that we are partnered with some fantastic companies, from start-ups all the way to FTSE100 listed business, working exclusively on the delivery of projects for them.

To highlight a couple of projects, we have successfully delivered on a global OBT project with a mix of Contract & Permanent members of staff to work for a world leader in business travel. We've supplied 18 specialists across Product, Technical Leads, Software Developers, OBT Consultants, Concur Implementation Managers, Travel Managers, Data Architects to name just a few.

We have also been responsible for successfully building a new arm of a Product Division for a B2B Software business in London and have secured exclusivity on all work in this are for the foreseeable.

The growth of the Mane Product & Technology division would not be made possible without our fantastic business partners and the incredible recruitment service and candidates that are supplied by the team.

If you are looking for a new solution to your recruitment needs, then email me on a.goodwin@mane.co.uk to arrange a consultation.

Thanks and enjoy our magazine,

Ash goodwin

head of product and technology

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