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Big Ben Spring Budget 2017

Spring Budget 2017: The key takeaways for tech entrepreneurs
posted on March 26, 2017

The Spring Budget may have been pretty dull this year, but what impact, if any, will it have on the UK tech community?

the perfect storm

A boom on the horizon: VC investment in HealthTech
posted on March 21, 2017

Can the UK overtake the US in terms of VC investment? Seasoned investor Andrew Elder, of Albion Ventures, thinks so.

chatbot

AI and chatbots: The future of customer service
posted on March 13, 2017

Richard Stevenson, CEO of Red Box Recorders, explores how technology is changing the landscape of customer service and how developments in AI and chatbots will change the way companies interact with their customers.

Uber employment

Doctor, doctor, I’ve read about Uber’s employment case and I use contractors for my tech business, should I be worried?
posted on March 7, 2017

Our Startup Surgery’s accountancy ‘doctor’ Michael O’Brien from Kreston Reeves explains when a contractor is no longer classed as self-employed.

spreadsheet

7 Excel tricks that will make you a spreadsheet pro
posted on February 28, 2017

If you’re running a startup or scaleup, likelihood is you’re using Excel spreadsheets to organise some form of data. If you’re not an Excel whizz, never fear, as Andrew Hewertson from Microsoft Office training provider STL is here to share his useful tips and tricks that will save you from spreadsheet nightmares.

Europe

Forget Silicon Valley, Europe’s tech clusters can be stronger together
posted on February 27, 2017

Gianpiero Lotito, founder and CEO of search platform FacilityLive, outlines a vision in which Europe can rival Silicon Valley and explains how UK firms can get on board.

UK parliament

Brexit, Uber and legalised snooping: Policy shifts of 2016
posted on February 21, 2017

Philip Salter, of The Entrepreneur’s Network, examines some of the biggest policy shifts of 2016 that will impact the UK tech community.

Expanding to America

Don’t let VCs convince you you’re Adele – breaking the US is harder than it looks
posted on February 17, 2017

In this article, Dan Rogers, co-founder at HR analytics provider Peakon, explains why tech startups shouldn’t set their hearts on expanding to the US – it’s often more trouble than it’s worth.

Robo-advisor

Here’s how robots are transforming traditional banking services
posted on February 16, 2017

Peter Kirk, head of distribution and marketing services at Accenture, explores how robots are transforming the traditional banking environment.

Innovation

How UK tech can compete on the global stage
posted on February 15, 2017

Angus Horner, director of science and innovation centre Harwell Campus, explores how UK tech innovation can continue to grow in the 21st century.

Mobile banking

IoT in the banking industry: A logical evolution or a true revolution?
posted on February 15, 2017

Mark Aldred, head of international sales at Auriga, explores how IoT devices are transforming the banking industry.

FinTech thriving

Forget the funding decline, FinTech’s still thriving
posted on February 13, 2017

James Allgrove at Stripe looks at the state of the UK’s FinTech scene following research that funding into the sector diminished last year.

Editor's picks

InMyBag

InMyBag lands £300,000 from investors including onefinestay co-founder
posted 14 hours ago

Brexit

What tech giants Siemens and Apple have planned for post-Brexit Britain
posted 17 hours ago

161014 Vantage Power: Reading Buses, Live trial.

London-based Vantage Power closes £2.5m pre-Series A
posted 19 hours ago

Scotland

Edinburgh-based Reactec closes £700,000 round led by Archangels
posted 21 hours ago

Edinburgh

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

Bristol - South West of England

Top tech hubs in the South West of England
posted on March 27, 2017