It may not be one of the first things that springs to mind, but raising capital for your startup or new venture is often most easily achieved by simple, old-fashioned networking.
Across the globe, there has been frenzied activity in the fintech space driven by big telecom providers.
A new breed of application program interface (API) management providers are looking to fill the security gaps where traditional vendors fall short. These API security startups showed up in full force at this month’s API World in California.
Generation hashtag describes a demographic of people born between 1991 and 2005.
Today ride-hailing company Lyft will debut on the Nasdaq stock exchange following an IPO price at the very top of the expected range.
Tech Nation has announced the 24 companies chosen to join its Future Fifty scheme, with digital banking featured heavily in the list.
Ride-hailing company Lyft has announced an initial public offering in which 30.77 million shares will be sold between $62 and $68 per share.
Uber used a spyware application to lure drivers away from a rival competitor, effectively shutting the company out of the emerging ride-sharing market.
Selected by five leading tech entrepreneurs and experts, Tech Nation has announced the ten leading startups that have won a spot on its prestigious Rising Stars programme.
If Brexit is supposed to send businesses flocking, it hasn’t happened yet.
Despite attracting more investment in 2018 than any other emerging technology, artificial intelligence (AI) startups are seeing fewer AI investors each than any other segment.
Bristol, Leicester, Sunderland, Nottingham and Sheffield were recently revealed as the best cities in the United Kingdom for starting a business.
UK telecommunications firm Vodafone has announced the winners of its inaugural Techstarter Awards, recognising eight startup organisations that are using technology for good.
Technology has changed the world as we know it.
Facebook was born out of a dorm room, Airbnb was founded by three friends forced to rent out part of their home to pay rent, and Apple was formed by two college dropouts in one of their parents’ garage.
Jack Ma, founder of Alibaba, China's answer to Amazon, has business acumen that few others can match, having grown the eCommerce website started in his living room into a $400bn business.
With killer robots, data breaches and surveillance, technology can often get a bad rep.
Some 80% of decision makers in technology and engineering businesses believe that there is a talent gap in the industry, pointing to the high percentage of job candidates for open positions that lack the skills required to perform the role.
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A Tinder-style app called The Crowd has launched that lets students, faculty and staff at universities pitch their business ideas to investors.
320,000 people are homeless in the UK, says charity Shelter.
A bio-plastics partnership has developed the chemistry behind a plant-based fire-suppressant building material that could have helped prevent the Grenfell disaster in London in June 2017.
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Few companies have quite invested in the future like SoftBank, a Japanese telecommunications company turned global tech investor.
Nanosatellite startup Astrocast has announced three new pilot companies that will utilise its network of IoT cubesats.