Matt Leeser

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Technology in the Home: The Connected Home Becomes a Reality

(0) Comments | Posted November 19, 2014 | 3:55 AM

This month saw the launch of our second annual Retail Report, which crunches a year's worth of data to show how the nation shops, lives, and looks in 2014. The findings revealed some interesting trends, especially when it comes to how we are using technology.

The big technology story...

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Technology's Role in Today's University Experience

(0) Comments | Posted October 3, 2014 | 12:30 PM

Freshers' Week is over for another year, and real student life can begin for 2014's crop of new undergraduates. The tradition of heading off to university has however changed dramatically over the last few decades, largely due to innovations in technology that are transforming all aspects of the student experience....

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A Parent's Guide to Back to School Without Breaking the Bank

(0) Comments | Posted August 29, 2013 | 5:01 AM

Few of are surprised by the fact that the cost of the contents of children's school bags has increased. We're all accustomed to seeing kids on their way to school carrying smart phones, high-tech headphones and even tablets.

Our research shows that for many children the cost of today's...

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The Rise of the Teenage Tech Advisor

(0) Comments | Posted May 31, 2013 | 6:37 AM

The fact nearly three quarters of parents ask their children for technology advice comes as no surprise to us at John Lewis. You only have to spend five minutes in our stores on a Saturday afternoon to see the adults being led by their kids when it comes...

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Top Tech Trends for 2013

(9) Comments | Posted December 31, 2012 | 7:00 PM

The march of technology is unstoppable: in January, while we're still busy playing with last year's Christmas presents, the consumer electronics industry will be unveiling its next generation of shiny new gadgets at the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas.

Here are the tech trends everyone will be talking...

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Making Sure You Buy the Right Tablet

(2) Comments | Posted December 4, 2012 | 7:00 PM

Since the original iPad's launch in 2010, many other brands have brought competing tablet models to market. Whilst the iPad is currently the market leader with a 68% market share, there are a plethora of tablets running Google's Android operating system, offering a lot of choice for those looking for...

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