Patrick Vernon – Your Universal News and Offbeat Portal Wed, 24 Apr 2019 21:32:10 +0000 en-US hourly 1 How Your Business Can Minimise Their Risk To The Public Mon, 23 May 2016 23:49:46 +0000 http://9.3450 Slippery SignBusinesses must operate on a sound footing if they are to succeed. This means safety isn't an optional extra: it's an absolute must. All businesses have to be especially careful when delivering their products and services to members of the public. If a firm isn't careful it could greatly damage its reputation in the eyes of customers… Continue reading ]]> Medical 101: How to Find the Perfect Supplier Mon, 23 May 2016 18:52:50 +0000 http://19.336 Medical DoctorWhether you work for a large organisation in the health care industry, are part of a small team gallantly delivering excellent service in your community, or are even a one-man band, you're going to need medical supplies. But, when the stakes couldn't be higher, good quality and complete sterility is essential… Continue reading ]]> The Golf Lover’s Guide To Portugal Sun, 10 Apr 2016 01:51:09 +0000 http://11.1714 Golf Morning Haze Portugal AlgarveIf you’re more of a putter than a lounger, this golf lover’s guide to Portugal should have plenty of inspiration for you when you head to the sunny destination with your clubs in tow. Here are the best resorts and … Continue reading ]]> The Future of Security Is Here: How Big Businesses Stay Safe in a Digital World Wed, 20 Jan 2016 01:47:43 +0000 http://9.3021 SecurityHow do you keep your business safe? It’s a problem that every owner faces and one that has changed significantly in recent times. Not that long ago you’d be confident that your operation was safe if you invested in CCTV … Continue reading ]]> Don’t Get Lost In The Digital Age, Offline Marketing Is Still Important! Wed, 13 Jan 2016 00:12:45 +0000 http://9.2990 Marketing New ProductIt can be easy to lose sight of things in the digital age as we turn to social media platforms and on page content to market businesses, rejecting the more traditional methods we once adopted. But it’s important we don’t … Continue reading ]]> Amazing Car Tech That Will Exist by 2020 Thu, 09 Jul 2015 22:53:33 +0000 http://8.4316 Steering WheelThe car industry appears to be a hotbed of innovation, with new and exciting changes to vehicles we use at every turn. Tech has even become an intrinsic part of the way we learn to drive too – from free downloadable resources to help learn the rules of the road right through to simulators. Continue reading ]]> How to Improve Efficency in Your Business Tue, 30 Jun 2015 21:03:35 +0000 http://9.1792 Production PlanningAll companies want to run as efficiently as possible and this is particularly important in order to keep up in the fast-paced world of business. It is also important to improve the efficiency of your business in order to increase … Continue reading ]]> What New Car Technologies Can We Expect in the Near Future? Mon, 29 Jun 2015 21:41:12 +0000 http://8.4290 Ford Car InteriorVehicles have come on leaps and bounds since Karl Friedrich Benz patented what was believed to be the first true motor car back in 1885/86. As well as increased power, presence and speed, vehicles of today boast a wide range of in car technologies. Continue reading ]]> Safety in the Workplace: Have You Done All You Can for Your Small Business? Fri, 26 Jun 2015 00:35:45 +0000 http://9.1765 Slippery SignBig businesses may be the Hollywood A-listers of the economy - grabbing the headlines with shiny products and services - but small businesses are its real lifeblood, doing the sort of unsung and vital off camera work that keeps the show on the road. In the US alone there are 28 million small businesses employing half of the total workforce. Continue reading ]]> New Technology for Home and Business Security Systems Mon, 22 Jun 2015 21:29:33 +0000 http://8.4258 Security Camera MonitorIn June 2014 figures released by the Office of National Statistics (ONS) stated that there were 434,851 domestic and non-domestic burglaries carried out in the UK in the previous 12 months. These figures do not include burglaries that weren’t reported … Continue reading ]]> First Fully Functioning 3D Printed Bike Unveiled Fri, 19 Jun 2015 20:05:01 +0000 http://8.4247 Biker MotorcycleThere has been much excitement in sunny California recently since it was in this location that the first fully functioning 3D printed motorcycle was unveiled for the world to see. Audiences at the California Tech Fair peered on with open … Continue reading ]]> How Technology Is Changing the Way We Recruit Staff Fri, 19 Jun 2015 01:26:29 +0000 http://9.1745 Phone Contact RecruitmentHi-tech gadgets have not only made it easier to shop, communicate and socialise from almost anywhere in the world but the internet has also revolutionised many industries, including recruitment. The way we look for jobs and recruit staff has changed dramatically of late - but how? Let's find out. Continue reading ]]> 5 of the Best Recent Technological Advancements Wed, 17 Jun 2015 20:04:03 +0000 http://8.4227 Apple WatchTime stands still for no-one – and neither does technology. You need only blink to have missed a series of exciting innovations that make a real difference to our everyday lives. The beauty of this is that there’s always something … Continue reading ]]> 6 Unusual Storage Options for the Small Business Owner Fri, 12 Jun 2015 20:35:53 +0000 http://9.1740 Calculator PaperclipStorage is very important for the small business owner as space is often limited and precious. Making the most out of the room you have will go a long way towards improving your business. There are many different ways a business can store their stock, equipment and paperwork. Continue reading ]]> How To Fix Common Problems With Your Apple Device [Infographic] Tue, 02 Jun 2015 01:44:33 +0000 http://8.4172 iPhone MacBookAlthough personal technology has changed our lives for the better, it is often the case that the more technological advances that are made, the more opportunities there are for problems to occur. The recently reported glitch with the iPhone, which can cause the device to crash with a single message is a reminder of this. Continue reading ]]> 10 Unusual Ways Storage Will Help Your Business Sun, 31 May 2015 18:23:38 +0000 http://9.1704 Storage UnitsHundreds of well-known and successful businesses benefit from the use of storage such as eBay, Amazon and B&Q. One major aspect to successful businesses such as these is their shared interest and use of self-storage units to keep their stock … Continue reading ]]> Behind the Scenes: How Technology Is Changing the Food Industry Thu, 28 May 2015 00:57:45 +0000 http://8.4164 Industrial PrinterTechnological innovations have changed the way we live, work, and travel. Technology has made notable improvements in fields such as education, transportation, medicine, engineering, and agriculture. It is also making a big impact on the food industry, from food processing to packaging and distribution. Continue reading ]]> Engineering Predictions for the Future – What Everyday Products Will We Be Using in 2030? Tue, 26 May 2015 22:20:46 +0000 http://8.4142 Artificial Intelligence WomanThe engineering innovations of today are the everyday items of tomorrow. As science and manufacturing links arms to drive forward the latest cutting edge technology it’s possible to see where we may be heading in the future. So, it’s time … Continue reading ]]> Office Organisation: The Key To Employee Efficiency [Infographic] Fri, 22 May 2015 20:50:10 +0000 http://9.1685 Office OrganizationImproving employee efficiency is a complex problem and something which HR departments work endlessly to improve. One of the key elements is the environment in which employees work in. This can have a huge impact on the overall happiness of employees in the workplace and in turn, make them more efficient. Continue reading ]]> It’s Much Bigger Than Content Delivery – What to Expect From Your CDN Fri, 08 May 2015 22:35:14 +0000 http://8.4111 Network Internet CDNWe already know what people expect from their technology: way too much. And you know why? Back to the Future, that’s why. No matter how impressive some CDNs may be and how much they offer in addition to their content … Continue reading ]]> Has Technology Taken the Excitement Out of Driving? Thu, 07 May 2015 18:37:01 +0000 http://8.4087 Electric Car ChargingIt seems like every major manufacturer has been experimenting with self-driving technology that might, in time, render human drivers obsolete. As more and more cars are equipped with driver assistance systems, drivers are starting to feel that the more control is taken out of their hands, chipping away at the joy of being behind the wheel on the open road. Continue reading ]]> The Real Winners From Boxing’s Biggest Bout Fri, 01 May 2015 17:14:09 +0000 http://9.1658 Boxing MatchFrom the outside, boxing looks like a sport driven by money. The staggering sums earned by boxers, promoters and TV channels from major fights point to a sport that is heavily driven by profit. The much publicised persona of its … Continue reading ]]> Windows 10 V Windows 7: Should You Upgrade? Mon, 27 Apr 2015 21:47:24 +0000 http://8.4043 Windows 10Windows 10 is on its way but you can be forgiven for not jumping for joy. Plenty of Windows 7 users took one look at 8 and decided to stay put, never making the move to the troubled new operating system. So, in a bid to move on, Windows is trying to win those people over. Continue reading ]]>