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Software testing leader TestPlant appoints Dr. John Bates as CEO

#Budget2015, lesbian dating, modern scarecrows & more in your week in tech


Lesbian dating gets a boost, Robot Birds are flying, Osborne reveals the budget and more in your week in tech.

This week we say goodbye to Anastasia Emmanuel as she heads off to concentrate on Indiegogo. We welcome Sian Jones who has presented on ITV Morning News, Bloomberg and CNBC, Sky News, Channel 5, ITV News Channel.

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Further Reading

Lesbian dating app Daatch raises $1million and rebrands as HER

Justpark raises £3.7million and becomes the UK’s largest equity crowdfunded startup

€1.6m for bird scaring drone startup

#Budget2015: £100m on driverless cars and £60m for energy accelerator

#Budget2015: the industry reacts

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Sian Jones is a presenter, facilitator and speaker coach. She runs courses in confidence on camera, pitch coaching and media training.

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