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Calum Smeaton, CEO of TVSquared, on growing a successful UK AdTech firm and raising $9.5m

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Research spotlights lack of women in UK venture capital industry

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Labour’s Manifesto: what does it mean for UK tech?

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Okappy announces the launch of its investment pitch on the AngelsDen equity crowdfunding platform
Recruitment disruptor talent.io poised for further growth with €8m investment secured
London tech startup Spoon Guru partners with Tesco to power food searches for consumers with specific dietary needs

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AI and IP: What you need to know
posted on May 21, 2017

Toby Bond, associate at Bird & Bird, explains the intellectual property challenges being faced by businesses using artificial intelligence.

AI startup Vivacity Labs gets £1.6m
posted on May 16, 2017

Vivacity Labs has raised £1.6m in funding from Downing Ventures, the London Co-Investment Fund and Tracsis.

AI robot

When AI discriminates, are you legally prepared?
posted on April 30, 2017

Razia Begum, an employment lawyer at Taylor Vinters, explores the growing risk of AI discrimination and the legal exposure for those developing and using machine learning.

Therapist bots: AI and mental health
posted on April 29, 2017

We take a look at artificial intelligence’s potential in the realm of mental health.

Tech chats: AI’s impact on jobs with EY’s Richard Goold
posted on April 27, 2017

In this video interview, we chat with Richard Goold from EY about artificial intelligence and its impact on jobs.

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VC investment in London ‘driven by AI, robotics and big data’
posted on April 20, 2017

Artificial intelligence, robotics and big data are among the fastest growing areas for investment, according to analysis of VC capital flows carried out by the founders of London Tech Week.

InsuranceTech

The rise of regulation in the InsurTech sector
posted on April 19, 2017

Padraig Walsh, partner at international law firm Bird & Bird, looks at the rise of regulation in the InsurTech sector.

KPMG Venture Pulse report Q1 2017

KPMG report predicts increased investment in UK blockchain, AI and IoT startups
posted on April 11, 2017

Investor sentiment appears positive despite UK PM Theresa May triggering Article 50, with expectations of increased levels of activity set to take place across sectors such as AI, IoT and blockchain.

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Should robots be given employment rights?
posted on April 9, 2017

Alexandra Mizzi, an associate in the employment team at law firm Howard Kennedy, explores the problems that are arising, and could arise, as a result of increasing automation in the workplace.

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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.

Georgie - Tech World March 2017

Tech World: A $200m tech fund, Uber leaves Denmark, AI stealing jobs and more
posted on April 3, 2017

Welcome to Tech World, your quick round up of the top technology news stories from across the globe. This month, we have news of a $200m tech fund, Uber quitting Denmark, a $2.35bn IPO and more. For this episode’s Hot Topic interview, we spoke with Richard Goold from EY about AI and its impact on jobs.

Imperial College

London-based Cortexica raises £2m from Touchstone Innovations
posted on April 3, 2017

Cortexica, a visual search technology firm spun out of Imperial College, has raised £2m from existing investor Touchstone Innovations, formerly Imperial Innovations.

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