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How not to think about gender in tech
posted on August 28, 2015

When I think about the tech industry today, I’m not entirely happy with what I see. It’s full of bright, talented individuals – salespeople, developers, researchers, data scientists and more. But the female faces are few and far between. I’ve been surrounded by the issue of gender diversity ever since I left university. So why…


Pao loses, Fox wins, Jay Z makes waves & more in The Week in Tech
posted on April 3, 2015

Signal raises $1.8 million, Crowdfunding totals $16.2bn over 2014 and is set to reach $34million by the end of 2015. We follow up on the Ellen Pao case causing a stir in Silicon valley, Martha Lane Fox leads a petition to create a digital public space and open up the internet to more people. And Jay…

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Media monitoring startup Signal raises $1.8m
posted on April 1, 2015

London’s Signal has raised $1.8m  to accelerate the development of its content analysis platform and add more data scientists to its team. The company uses text analysis, natural language processing and machine learning to analyse millions of online news site, blogs and social networks in order to help companies with real-time media monitoring. Bloomberg’s former…


10 reasons why taking early money from VCs is a worthwhile risk
posted on August 7, 2013

The signaling effect Three years ago, I left the cushy big company worlds of Microsoft, Google, and Yahoo! to embark on my startup journey. I accepted an entrepreneur-in-residence position at a prestigious venture capital firm, which felt like a great, safe way to build a company from scratch. They provided seed funding, which I happily…

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The Midlands, Birmingham

Top tech hubs in the Midlands
posted 4 hours ago


Report: AI and IoT attracted almost half of InsurTech funding in 2016
posted 4 hours ago


Tech in Cambridge: A successful hub with a marketing problem
posted 5 hours ago


HealthTech startup LiveSmart closes £700,000 Seed
posted 11 hours ago

East of England

Top tech hubs in the East of England
posted on March 29, 2017


Founders Factory graduate Vidsy lands £1.3m
posted on March 29, 2017