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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
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Recruitment disruptor talent.io poised for further growth with €8m investment secured

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A £20m Series B, Microsoft’s new Surface Pro, mermaid emojis and more in The Week in Tech
posted on May 26, 2017

Welcome to The Week in Tech, your roundup of the week’s top technology news. This week, we have a £20m Series B round raised by a UK tech firm, news about the latest Microsoft Surface Pro, interesting stats on tech in Asia and more.

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What tech giants Siemens and Apple have planned for post-Brexit Britain
posted on March 28, 2017

We take a look at how some of the world’s biggest technology companies are interacting with the UK as the government gears up to trigger Article 50 at the end of this month; formally beginning Brexit proceedings.

Here’s what Google, Apple and Microsoft are up to in healthcare
posted on March 23, 2017

Tech giants such as Google, Apple and Microsoft are investing heavily in HealthTech. We take a look at what exactly they’re up to.

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Octopus Ventures raises £120m to invest in UK AI startups
posted on March 22, 2017

Prominent VC Octopus Ventures has raised a £120m tech investment fund to continue supporting AI startups in the UK.

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EXCLUSIVE: Manchester startup Zaptic receives seven-figure investment from ex-Microsoft execs
posted on February 21, 2017

Tech City News can exclusively reveal that Zaptic, a digital software company aiming to optimise operations for the frontline workforce, has completed a seven-figure investment round.

Robots at work

Top tech stats: AI at work, staff poaching among tech giants & more
posted on February 4, 2017

This week, we have statistics relating to way in which AI could impact organisations, SME sentiment in the UK and the importance of cybersecurity in IoT.

UK ‘raised more tech investment than any other European country’ in 2016
posted on January 12, 2017

The UK’s technology sector drew more investment than that of any other European country last year, according to research revealed by London & Partners.

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2016: A year in UK tech
posted on December 31, 2016

We round up 2016’s biggest UK technology events to date, featuring impressive funding rounds and some of the year’s biggest hacks.

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Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates announces $1bn global clean tech investment fund
posted on December 12, 2016

UK clean tech startups could benefit from a $1bn investment global fund announced by Bill Gates.

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Marvel raises £4m, Microsoft’s acquisition of LinkedIn is approved & more in the Week in Tech
posted on December 9, 2016

Welcome to your Week in Tech – a roundup of the week’s top technology news. In this episode, we bring you Marvel’s £4m Series A round, Host Europe Groups’s acquisition by GoDaddy, the approval of Microsoft’s acquisition of LinkedIn and an app to help self-employed traders keep on top of their finances. Watch the video, or read on, for all this and more.

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Musician booking platform Encore gets £560,000 in Seed funding
posted on October 31, 2016

Encore, a booking platform for musicians, has raised slightly over £560,000 in Seed funding from Entrepreneur First and a series of angel investors.

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Microsoft research: 33% of financial services incumbents fear sector disruptors
posted on October 31, 2016

Half of UK business leaders think their industries will face significant digital disruption within the next two years, according to new research published by Microsoft today.

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Startups must constantly evolve if they are to succeed
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posted on May 27, 2017

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Startup Weekly: IKEA Bootcamp, Nesta’s ShareLab Fund and much more
posted on May 26, 2017

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Theresa May: Tech giants should be encouraged to do more to fight online extremism
posted on May 26, 2017

Alfa Financial completes ‘largest UK tech listing in almost two years’
posted on May 26, 2017