Implementation of latest MDS billing & charging solution enables creation of innovative digital services for leading UK MVNO
Warrington, UK | 22 October 2014: MDS, a leading provider of real-time charging, billing and customer management solutions, has today announced the successful implementation of the latest version of its Customer Management Platform (CMP) for a Tier 1 UK MVNO business provider, in a deal worth over $10M in contractual term commitments.
IMO has issued an Ebola virus disease infographic aimed at passengers/seafarers:
#Ebola virus disease, what you need to know on board ships/in ports: http://bit.ly/1td2ABR [infographic]
BAE Systems announces it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Perimeter Internetworking Corp., which trades as SilverSky, a commercial cyber service provider, for $232.5 million (approximately £144.4 million) on a cash free and debt free basis.
Fallen trees littler the grounds at Fort Scaur, an historical landmark in Bermuda. Fort Scaur was built in 1870 and is located in Somerset, at the western end of Bermuda. Credit:
Image Credit: Camille Haley
Hurricane Gonzalo departed from Bermuda leaving power outages, downed trees, and damaged homes and buildings. An on-the ground account of the storm indicated the eye passed over the island. By Oct. 20, post-tropical storm Gonzalo was approaching the United Kindgom, sparking severe weather warnings.
· One in three families and friends find it difficult to trace all the assets left in wills and up to £175 million goes missing each year
· Just 49% of people have wills and only 36% have updated them in the past two years
· Unique new online service willsandassets.co.uk lists all assets securely in one place and can be updated easily
· Service is free to register a will’s location and costs £12 a year to register assets with five per cent of its revenues going to charity
More than 175,000 people a year struggle to track down all the assets left by loved ones in wills, research1 from willsandassets.co.uk, a unique new secure online service enabling people to store wills and register assets, shows.
UK only has 100 seasons left in its soil due to intensive over-farming
Cities might be the solution to the farming crisis
Intensive over-farming in the UK has depleted the soil of the nutrients needed to grow crops meaning that we only have 100 harvests left unless dramatic action is taken, scientists at the University of Sheffield have revealed. At the same time, lack of bio-diversity is causing a dramatic fall in wildlife populations in this country.
More than 110 million pieces of personal information traded online already in 2014
London, UK, 20 October 2014 – New research* from Experian®, the global information services company, reveals that while people are getting better at taking steps to protect their personal information online, the volume of illegally traded information online is soaring with more than 110 million pieces of data bought and sold by criminals so far in 2014.