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This Week in Digital – 21 July, 2017

LG LAUNCHES AIRPORT ROBOTS  Electronics company LG is trialling new robots in Seoul’s Incheon International Airport in preparation for next year’s Winter Olympics in South Korea. The brand has launched two types of robot. The first is the

This Week in Digital – 14 July, 2017

A DANCING HOT DOG GOES VIRAL A dancing hot dog filter from Snapchat has gone viral this week. Rather than detecting faces, which is how the usual Snapchat filters work, this filter can automatically detect surfaces, allowing

Business & human rights – A brief introduction

Introduction In the wake of major abuses in recent decades, civil society has increasingly called for companies to be held to human rights standards.  Union Carbide was widely denounced for the 1984 Bhopal chemical gas leak that

This Week in Digital – 7 July, 2017

SCHOOLS ISSUE SNAPCHAT MAPS WARNING A few weeks ago, Snapchat launched a new location-sharing feature. It allows users to share their location in real-time, which builds up a map of where your ‘friends’ on the app are.

This Week in Digital – 30 June, 2017

GOOGLE HIT BY RECORD FINE Google made headlines this week after they were hit with a €2.4bn fine by the European Commission. The fine is the largest one to ever be issued by the regulator after Google was

This Week in Digital – 23 June, 2017

#WINTERISHERE Game of Thrones fans across the world are eagerly awaiting the premiere of season 7 on 16th July. This week, they launched their #WinterIsHere social media campaign on the Summer Solstice as the trailer for the new season

ARMATURE Signs Worldwide Charter for Fair International Commerce

We are pleased to announce that we are the latest company to sign the Worldwide Charter for Fair International Commerce. This Charter was conceived by the International Businesses Standards Organization (IBSO), a worldwide independent nonprofit organization that

This Week in Digital – 16 June, 2017

“WHEN’S MY NEXT BUS?” Transport for London has answered many commuters’ prayers this week with a new social media tool, TravelBot, accessible through Facebook Messenger. The AI powered chatbot can answer questions regarding arrival times and service updates

This Week in Digital – 9 June 2017

APPLE ANNOUNCES IOS 11 Apple announced this week that iOS 11 will be launching in September this year. The new update is set to have a whole host of new exciting features. The App Store will have a