What caught our OJO this week 8th May

Jo Wren

Happy Bank Holiday Friday! Celebrating VE Day 75 years with our new “Stay at Home” Street parties, thanking so many heroes of past and present.

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What caught our Ojo Eye this week….. Here are some of our interesting reads from the past days, hope you enjoy them! Have a great celebratory yet safe weekend. OJO team

All about the Track and Trace: This week saw the launch of the new Contact Tracing app in the UK focused upon first phase roll out in the Isle of Wight. Success will very much depend upon scale out across the country and continued use through purpose (BBC)

Building back Britain through the local community and businesses: A much need funding boost was announced to help many areas start the investment needed to get moving as lock down begins to change and lift (Insider Media)

FaceTiming for fitness: With many reporting they are doing more exercise now in lock down than they were before, could this be the shift from physical to virtual routines moving forwards to help get the country working out? (Huffington Post)

We now go live to fundraising: Instagram is the latest social platform to have launched a way to help NFP’s (Not For Profits) receive donations through live streaming (TechCrunch)

Reductions but resilience: Whilst many areas of I.T. seem to be impacted by the spread of C19, the integral part it plays in many businesses will help continuity like never before (Zdnet)

Cheers to e-commerce: It seems that many more people have been using online buying to get their sipping beverages for virtual get togethers – a habit that is likely to remain post lock down (FoodDive)

Back to nature to lift the mood of the nation: Whether you have found new paths in the countryside to walk near home, spent more time in the garden, or changed your screen at home to reflect a more natural scene, has this had a positive impact on your mood? (BBC)

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