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7 Internet of Things startups get £1m boost from Tech City UK

Seven of the UK’s brightest startup stars have been announced as the winners of the inaugural Internet of Things Launchpad competition. Run by Tech City UK, Innovate UK and Cambridge Wireless, the competition was announced earlier this year by Prime Minister David Cameron to help boost the UK’s blossoming internet of things industry. Based in…


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Britain’s growing number of accelerators has boomed by over 110% in the past three years, and now a new one based in the heart of Salford’s MediaCityUK hopes to capitalise on the growing talent in the area. The UP accelerator will help startups develop their business by offering deskspace as well as mentorship, professional services and…


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Investment social network eToro has secured $27m from leading Chinese and Russian venture capital firms. eToro’s network lets investors see and automatically copy the actions of other investors in real-time. It hopes to open up the financial markets by giving those who don’t know how to invest themselves the opportunity to do so. The startup…


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