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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.

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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.

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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.

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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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Deliveroo riders demand employment rights following in Uber’s footsteps
posted on November 8, 2016

Deliveroo riders are now demanding unionisation and workers’ rights.

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Taxi booking app Karhoo fails despite reportedly raising $250m last year
posted on November 8, 2016

Taxi comparison startup Karhoo has officially closed down.

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Graphcore’s $30m Series A, Uber’s employment tribunal ruling & more in the Week in Tech
posted on November 4, 2016

Welcome to your Week in Tech – a roundup of the week’s top technology news. In this episode, we bring you Graphcore’s impressive $30m Series A round, the employment tribunal win by Uber drivers, Apple’s partnership with Australian startup Sonder and a music video making app.

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Uber’s tribunal ruling: The implications for UK sharing economy
posted on October 28, 2016

We’ve spoken to members of the UK tech community to find out just how Uber’s landmark ruling may affect employees working across the sharing economy.

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posted on April 22, 2017

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posted on April 21, 2017

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posted on April 21, 2017

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GP Bullhound: UK’s ranking in FinTech declines slightly as China takes the lead
posted on April 21, 2017

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Nauta Capital’s $100m raise, Cera’s £1.4m Seed top up, Appear Here’s US expansion and more in the Week in Tech
posted on April 21, 2017