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Friday 4 October, 2013 Leading online anti-piracy company MUSO is launching its platform at MIPCOM 2013, providing TV network, entertainment content and live sport providers with the same market-leading platform already employed by over 1,000 leading companies in film and music. Established in 2009, MUSO’s complete anti-piracy solution assists companies in effectively protecting and monetising their content online. Offering a complete package of search, takedown and optimisation on search engines like Google, MUSO provides rights holders with both a self-managed and fully managed solution. MUSO’s comprehensive online dashboard gives a transparent view of the entire online market, allowing users the ability to automatically search and remove infringing ‘pirated’ content across billions of illegal pages. The dashboard displays up-to-the-minute activity on all infringin... (more)

People Tree to host fashion event to mark six months from Rana Plaza Disaster

Thursday 24 October, 2013 On Tuesday 29th October from 6:30 to 8:30pm, People Tree will host a fashion event, to mark six months on from the Rana Plaza disaster. The 24th October is the sixmonth anniversary of the Rana Plaza disaster which killed 1,133 workers and injured over 2,500 people. To this day only one of the companies involved in the Rana Plaza disaster has paid compensation to those that have suffered and this runs out as of today. Other fashion brands making clothes in the same building have not offered compensation and must take responsibility for their part in the acc... (more)

Arriva UK Bus Launches Next Generation App

Friday 25 October, 2013 - Arriva UK Bus has launched its latest customer mobile application The new Arriva Bus App for iPhones and Android-powered smartphones is designed to make it easier for people to get around by bus. The app includes times for Arriva bus services, location details for nearest bus stops and destination arrival times so people can plan their journey more efficiently. Arriva UK Bus, which was the first bus operator to launch mobile ticketing in the UK, has partnered with HaCon to provide the technology for its new Mobile Travel Companion app. Powered using HaCon's ... (more)

ASOS Pulls Angora Stock After Investigation Reveals Fur is Pulled From Live Rabbits

Monday 16 December, 2013 London - After discussions with PETA, ASOS has confirmed that it is banning and pulling from its shelves any products made with angora. The announcement follows the release of video footage - shot by a PETA Asia investigator in China, the source of 90 per cent of the world's angora fur - that shows workers violently ripping the fur from the bodies of screaming rabbits who have been tied by all four legs and stretched across a board or even suspended in the air. "By pulling all angora products from its international websites and shelves, ASOS has done the ... (more)

New Feather Down Farm Stay Locations 2014

Thursday 16 January, 2014 New farms for 2014: life under canvas has never been so good! Feather Down Farm Days holidays, are firmly lodged in the hearts of British holiday-makers with their unique offering of luxury camping on the grounds of working farms. Families in particular have embraced the experience of getting back to nature in wonderful countryside, while seeing first-hand how their food is grown and reared and even rolling up their sleeves to help out! In fact, over 90 per cent of guests at Feather Down Farms have described their stays as ‘excellent’ or ‘very good’ and the ... (more)