• What Is Clubhouse? - ESP Projects
  • What Is Clubhouse?: The New Social Media App

    Author: Harvey Morton
    4th March 2021 9 Minute Read

    With ‘audio-only’, social media app Clubhouse starting to hit the news after its launch one year ago, we take a look at exactly what it is and why you might consider using it.

    What Is It?

    Clubhouse is an invitation-only iPhone app where users can set-up their own (or join other users’) virtual public or private chat rooms.  Everything is live and in real-time and only a certain number of people are allowed to speak while others listen and have the opportunity to raise their hand (virtually) to ask to be allowed to speak.

  • How Our Time and Management System Can Transform Your Business

    Author: Harvey Morton
    4th February 2021 5 Minute Read

    Time and attendance management is a time-consuming process for businesses, especially when there are many other elements of running a business that requires attention. Despite this, there is a solution and that comes in the form of the Time and Attendance Management System from ESP Projects. So, if you feel as though it is time for your business to seek out a streamlined approach to time and attendance management then take a look at how our system can help you.

  • Top Tech Trends for 2021
  • Top Tech Trends For 2021

    Author: Harvey Morton
    3rd February 2021 5 Minute Read

    Technology is evolving at a rapid rate and the speed at which it is moving is allowing us to change the way we work, live and play. It’s fair to say that 2020 was a unique year but it has taught us just how important technology is and so how will 2021 shape up when it comes to trends? Read on to find out more.

    Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning

  • What's all the fuss about 'Robinhood'?
  • What’s all the fuss about ‘Robinhood’ ?

    Author: Harvey Morton
    3rd February 2021 10 Minute Read

    We’re not talking about the legendary Sherwood Forest Outlaw!

    In the light of the recent controversy over GameStop shares, we take a look at the growing trend for casual, amateur investing and how the Robinhood app has enabled this.

    Robinhood

  • Rules & Regulations: Social Media

    Author: Harvey Morton
    13th January 2021 16 Minute Read

    In this article, we look at the rules, policies and guidance around what types of content is –  and isn’t – allowed on social media websites.

    Social Media Platforms

    Social media platforms reflect many different views and motivations and can be used for harm (as well as good) e.g., cyberbullying, hate speech, grooming and more.  With social media forums positioning themselves as platforms rather than publishers, they are currently protected from the same regulation that publishers are subject to.  Given that there are now vast quantities of rules and guidelines introduced and published by the social media platforms themselves to show that they can work without the need for regulation or other intervention, this article focuses mainly on Facebook and Twitter as examples.

  • Stay Safe Online This Christmas
  • Stay Safe Online This Christmas

    Author: Harvey Morton
    22nd December 2020 9 Minute Read

    With Christmas just around the corner here are some suggestions for how you and your loved ones can stay safe online over this festive period and beyond.

    The Shift Online

    The pandemic has prompted a huge shift online this year for work and now, with the second wave in full flight, for online shopping. Back in June, an Alvarez & Marsal and Retail Economics survey showed that 17.2 million British consumers (25 per cent of the population) were planning to make permanent changes to the way they shop i.e., by shopping more online. This Christmas, this trend is now becoming a reality as online sales surge as well as an extra forecast surge of online purchases on Christmas Day as soon as retailers lower prices on Christmas Eve.