Highlights

The 2020 Vision of London as a Smart City
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The race to make London a fully Smart City by 2020 When the ‘Smart’ word first entered our terminology during the digital age, it commonly described the technological capabilities and connectivity of our watches, wearables, and gadgets. Its meaning has taken on new power as our capital city embraces an era of artificial intelligence and […]

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Features

Rethinking Work: 2018 and Beyond
Posted in: Features

Exploring three-day weeks, work-life balance and the loss of jobs to A.I  Employment researchers claim recruitment tends to peak after the Christmas and New Year. Perhaps that’s because these employers have picked up on the restlessness people feel once the last remains of Christmas pudding and mulled wine have left the system and that boozy […]

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Reviews

Mandelbrot the Magnificent (Book)
Posted in: Books, Reviews

Author Liz Ziemska describes herself as a ‘writer of slightly strange fiction’ and her latest book, steeped in the wonders of complex mathematics and the snatched innocence of childhood, holds true to this. Set in a Jewish community in Warsaw, Poland, six-year-old Benoit lives a comfortable life with his dentist mother, tailor father and younger […]

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Events & Festivals

  • Halloween in London
    Posted in: Events & Festivals, Highlights

    While you’re out trick or treating look out for the October issue of What’s Hot London magazine packed with lots of themed events and club nights for your last minute plans on the last evening of the month. Our writers Demon Daz Fabulously Fetish & Macabre Halloween and Lynn Carratt Things to do This Halloween […]

  • Wacky 90s Karaoke with a Difference – Hot Since 91
    Posted in: Events & Festivals, Highlights

    WHAT’S HOT LONDON? Magazine are always seeking out the hottest most happening events in the capital and the aptly named Hot Since 91 event planners have organised a 90s karaoke night that rejects the private karaoke booth shut-ins that have become the norm and instead turned things up a notch wilder. Everyone attending has to […]

  • London Cocktail Week
    Posted in: Bars & Clubs, Events & Festivals, Food & Dining, Highlights

    HAILED as the world’s biggest cocktail festival, London Cocktail Week runs from Oct 2 to Oct 8 and at its epicentre lies the Cocktail Village in Old Spitalfields Market with cocktail pop ups of both established home brands and smaller international names such as Australian Gin distillery Four Pillars. Established since 2013, Four Pillars has […]

  • New Scientist Live
    New Scientist Live
    Posted in: Events & Festivals, Highlights, Photos

    New Scientist Live at the ExCel Centre over the weekend featured exhibitors, talks, presentations and demonstrations in all areas of science, technology and medicine. Even Star Wars had its own easily spotted presentation area where you could learn all about the real-life technology behind Luke Skywalker’s robotic arm and the actual robots used in the […]

  • The Indulgence Show
    The Indulgence Show
    Posted in: Events & Festivals, Highlights, Photos

    Audio technology dominates at the second annual Indulgence Show in Hammersmith but expect classic cars on show as well as products as diverse as rockstar portraits and Surrey honey. There are three floors and much of it devoted to speaker systems and sound/music products for the refined ear and lots of helpful assistants providing demonstrations […]

  • Poet in the City – National Poetry Day
    Posted in: Events & Festivals, Highlights

    Arts organisation Poet in the City celebrated National Poetry Day, September 28th with a programme of events which closed with spoken word and music performances in front of the Sir John Betjeman statue at St Pancras International Station. The theme this year was Freedom with particular reference to the freedom to travel and the plight […]