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The Week in Tech

A $500m tech fund, Google I/O, WannaCry and more in The Week in Tech
posted on May 19, 2017

Welcome to The Week in Tech, your roundup of the week’s top technology news. This week, we have new tech funds totalling $1.72bn, product announcements from Google, the WannaCry ransomware and more.

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Tech World: A $24bn HealthTech acquisition, Twitter’s share spike and Uber’s latest ban
posted on May 3, 2017

Welcome to Tech World, your quick roundup of some the top technology news stories from across the globe. This month, we have a $1.4bn funding round, a $24bn HealthTech acquisition and announcements from Instagram and Twitter. You can also find out which country Uber has now been banned in.

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Gig economy firms such as Uber and Deliveroo ‘are free-riding on welfare state’
posted on May 2, 2017

Gig economy companies are free-riding on the welfare state, says a new report published by the Work and Pensions Committee.

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£94m in UK tech investment, Uber’s sick pay u-turn, a chameleon car and more in The Week in Tech
posted on April 28, 2017

Welcome to The Week in Tech, your roundup of the week’s top technology news. This week, we have over £94m in UK tech investment, Uber’s u-turn on sick pay and a car that changes colour depending on the driver’s mood.

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£15m in UK tech investment, a $26.99bn acquisition, Uber ban and more in The Week in Tech
posted on April 14, 2017

Welcome to The Week in Tech, your roundup of the week’s top technology news. This week, we have more than £15m in UK tech investment, a potential $26.99bn acquisition, news of an Uber ban and more.

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UK MPs criticise Deliveroo’s self-employment contracts
posted on April 6, 2017

UK MPs have branded the self-employment contracts used by London-based firm Deliveroo and stateside tech giants Uber and Amazon as “unintelligible”.

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Personal savings app Oval Money, founded by ex head of Uber Italy, raises €1.2m
posted on April 5, 2017

Personal savings app Oval Money has raised €1.2m in funding backed by Italy’s Gruppo Intesa SanPaolo.

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.

4 taxi tech firms taking on Uber
posted on April 3, 2017

We look at how four alternative on-demand apps are faring in today’s complex ride-hailing market.

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.

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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.

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Tech World: Opendoor raises $210m Series D, Amazon makes first drone delivery & more
posted on December 21, 2016

Welcome to Tech World, your round up of the top technology news stories from across the globe. This month, we have Opendoor’s $210m Series D round, a downfall for Uber’s self-driving vehicles and Amazon’s first delivery by drone – in Cambridge!

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EXCLUSIVE: Suffolk-based SaveMoneyCutCarbon raises £2.2m
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Shipping software provider Shipamax raises $2.5m in Seed funding
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London-based robo-adviser MortgageGym raises £2m Seed
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AI and IP: What you need to know
posted on May 21, 2017

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Top tech stats: Entrepreneurial confidence, VR headsets and much more
posted on May 20, 2017

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Could tech accelerators soon become a thing of the past?
posted on May 19, 2017