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UK govt reportedly planning to ban encryption following Manchester attack


PropTech startup SPCE raises £280,210 on crowdfunding platform Seedrs


RegTech startup Regnosys gets $900,000

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Zzish hits £1.15m funding target on Crowdcube for technology that will democratise quality education and move the needle on learning
Okappy announces the launch of its investment pitch on the AngelsDen equity crowdfunding platform
Recruitment disruptor poised for further growth with €8m investment secured

Robyn Darbyshire

Reporter, Tech City News

2 months

top tech stats

Top tech stats: Rise in tech startups, gender pay gap and much more
posted on April 8, 2017

This week, we have statistics relating to FinTech collaboration, the gender pay gap and startup office space.


5 startups using tech to disrupt the retail landscape
posted on April 7, 2017

We take a look at 5 startups harnessing emerging technologies to disrupt the retail space and enhance customer experiences.


Belfast-based Axial3D raises £230,000, brings total Seed funding to £530,000
posted on April 6, 2017

Belfast-based startup Axial3D has secured £230,000, bringing its total Seed funding to £530,000.

4 taxi tech firms taking on Uber
posted on April 3, 2017

We look at how four alternative on-demand apps are faring in today’s complex ride-hailing market.

top tech stats

Top tech stats: Biometric banking, Scottish tech optimism and much more
posted on April 1, 2017

This week we bring you stats relating to biometric banking, Scottish tech growth, artificial intelligence and much more.

Edinburgh’s tech accelerator Seed Haus launches £300,000 investment fund
posted on March 28, 2017

Seed Haus, a Scotland-based pre-seed tech accelerator, has announced the launch of a £300,000 angel-backed fund to support early-stage startups.


What would a second Scottish referendum mean for tech startups?
posted on March 16, 2017

The possibility of a second independence referendum raises questions on how this community would be impacted. We asked tech startups from both sides of the border for their thoughts.


Is the UK government’s 5G revolution being over-hyped?
posted on March 15, 2017

To what extent are the UK government’s 5G plans feasible and, more importantly, necessary? Robyn Darbyshire explores.

Active Needle

Healthtech startup Active Needle raises £350,000 on SyndicateRoom
posted on March 14, 2017

Active Needle Technology has raised £350,051 on online investment platform SyndicateRoom.


UK government warns of ‘significant’ ransomware risk for businesses
posted on March 14, 2017

Devices such as smartphones, fitness trackers, TVs and watches could hold people to ransom over their data, according to a new report.

Editor's picks

Amber Rudd

UK govt reportedly planning to ban encryption following Manchester attack
posted 6 hours ago


PropTech startup SPCE raises £280,210 on crowdfunding platform Seedrs
posted 7 hours ago


RegTech startup Regnosys gets $900,000
posted 8 hours ago

Theresa May

The Conservative manifesto: What does it mean for UK tech?
posted 8 hours ago

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On-demand delivery firm Quiqup gets £20m as it gears up for global expansion
posted 19 hours ago

David Brown, VE

Ex-CEO of Ve Interactive under investigation for fraud
posted on May 23, 2017