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.
SOPHiA GENETICS has announced the closing of a $77m investment round, which will be used to grow the number of hospitals that the leading health technology company serves globally.
Despite the uncertainty that Brexit has brought on the business world, advancements in a range of emerging technologies will offer exciting new opportunities for potential startups in 2019.
This year we’ve seen the launch of the world’s most powerful tablet, the rise (and possible fall) of bitcoin and the introduction of 5G.
You would be hard pressed to find a sector more dynamic and innovative than tech.
The UK’s Court of Appeal has ruled that Uber drivers are “workers” and therefore entitled to the minimum wage and holiday pay.
Businesses are beginning to invest in technology, with 25% of European businesses planning to spend on emerging technologies by 2020.
Boomoji, an app that allowed iOS and Android users to create 3D avatars, has suffered a data leak that could have potentially compromised the personal data of more than 125 million people.
Dutch space startup Hiber is set to launch the first of its nanosatellites into orbit today as part of its mission to provide the entire planet with internet access.
UK startup Signoi has launched a platform that can analyse large amounts of unstructured data and turn it into human insight for businesses.
Flexible working offices are set to increase by 20% annually over the next five years.
With an increasing number of organisations trialling flexible working, and advances in consumer technology making remote working easier than ever, the traditional working hours of 9 to 5 are going out of style.
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TikTok, a music video creation and sharing platform launched in 2016, has taken the world by storm in 2018.
As those in the industry are now starkly aware, the UK science, technology, engineering and maths (STEM) sector is facing a skills gap.
The United Kingdom is unrivalled in Europe for the creation of $1bn tech startups, otherwise known as unicorns.
Cowboy, a Belgian electric bike startup, has closed a €10m Series A funding round, providing the financing to bring its innovative product to new European markets.
Steve Wozniak, technology innovator and co-founder of Apple, has today been announced as co-founder of EQUI Global, a company dedicated to the disruption of the venture capital industry.
Sir Richard Branson is favourite to reach the stars first in the commercial space race, ahead of Jeff Bezos and Elon Musk, on-board Virgin Galactic’s SpaceShip Two.
Since its launch in Sweden in 2008, the world’s most popular music streaming service has arguably changed the way the world listens to music.