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The world of digital communications is evolving fast and Reading Room is at the forefront of that change. It means that there's always something new happening that you can find out about here.

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Open Source and Free Technology

06/05/2009

Drupal? Joomla? Plone? ModX? 12 months ago these were terms that were usually only heard of in IR channels and Open Source newsgroups, but recently there has been an increase in mainstream interest in these technologies and as such these are now "buzz words" within the digital industry.

Groundwork appoints Reading Room for giant task

23/04/2009

Groundwork, the environmental regeneration charity, has appointed Reading Room to develop its national and regional web presence.

Three innovative Reading Room creations shortlisted for Manchester Digital's Big Chip Awards

20/04/2009

We are literally over the moon to have been shortlisted in three categories for Manchester Digital’s prestigious Big Chip Awards for Best Not for Profit, Best E-business and Best use of Visual Design.

The Department for Children, Schools and Families launches online community for sharing information

17/04/2009

The Department for Children, Schools and Families (DCSF) has launched an online community where commissioners of children's services can communicate and share information online for the first time. The campaign has been managed by the Commissioning Support Programme, which is jointly sponsored by DCSF and DH.

Margaret Manning named regional finalist for World Entrepreneur of the Year

16/04/2009

Female Entrepreneur of the Year and CEO of digital consultancy Reading Room, Margaret Manning, has been announced as a regional finalist in a bid to be named Ernst and Young’s World Entrepreneur of the Year 2009.

Reading Room launch Conversation Management

30/03/2009

It's undoubtedly true that social media has had a profound effect on the way people use the internet. No longer constrained by what content corporations are willing to release, people the world over are uploading, remixing, mashing up, creating and commenting on content. They're doing what they'd do in the pub. They're having a conversation.   

Reading Room drives Skoda towards another prestigious award

05/03/2009

Reading Room are proud to announce that our work for Skoda has been shortlisted in the Automotive category at the 2009 Revolution Innovation Awards.  

Reading Room wins the prestigious ‘One to Watch’ status in the Best Companies to work for guide

04/03/2009

It’s official! Reading Room is a great company to work for.

We are extremely pleased to announce that Reading Room has received the ‘One to Watch’ status in the Best Companies to work for guide.

Reading Room joins the Broadsheet vs Broadband Debate

04/03/2009

Margaret Manning, CEO of award winning Digital Consultancy, Reading Room, speaks at the Media Society Broadsheet vs Broadband Debate.