Menu visibility control

Video

Events

Startup Surgery

Most Recent

News

Ex-CEO of Ve Interactive under investigation for fraud

Investments

EXCLUSIVE: E-commerce firm Paddle merges with DevMate in ‘seven figure’ deal

AdTech & MarTech

Calum Smeaton, CEO of TVSquared, on growing a successful UK AdTech firm and raising $12.5m

Press Releases

Zzish hits £1.15m funding target on Crowdcube for technology that will democratise quality education and move the needle on learning
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

Women in Tech

diversity uk vc

Research spotlights lack of women in UK venture capital industry
posted 9 hours ago

Just 13% of decision makers in the UK venture capital industry are female.

EY Tech Chats AI and women

Tech Chats: Amber Mace from EY on why women aren’t using VR
posted on May 19, 2017

In this Tech Chats interview, we speak with Amber Mace from EY about women and virtual reality. Mace explains why fewer women than men are adopting VR and what can be done to encourage more women to use this type of technology.

maternity

Could tech companies rip up the rule book on maternity leave?
posted on May 15, 2017

Romanie Thomas, founder and CEO of recruitment service Juggle.Jobs, explores the thorny issue of maternity leave.

Repositive team

Cambridge startup Repositive raises £2.5m Series A
posted on April 6, 2017

Cambridge-based startup Repositive has closed a £2.5m Series A funding round. This brings the total raised to date by the human genomic research data portal to £3.3m.

top tech stats (3)

Top tech stats: Shortfall in future female tech talent, self-driving cars and more
posted on March 11, 2017

This week, we have statistics relating to autonomous vehicles, photo backs, the lack of women in tech and the state of the UK’s IT sector.

women in tech

Uber’s alleged sexism, OBEs and dutiful female bots: A year of women in tech
posted on March 8, 2017

On International Women’s Day, we take a look at the major news stories featuring women in tech from the past year to assess the situation for females in (or trying to break into) the industry.

Women in tech

International Women’s Day 2017: The tech stats
posted on March 8, 2017

We’ve taken a look at the stats to see just how much progress has been made to attract more women to the tech industry.

StartupBootcamp IoT Demo Day - 25 January 2017

Startup Weekly: Startupbootcamp’s IoT demo day, Founders Factory BeautyTech cohort & more
posted on January 27, 2017

Yessi Bello Perez brings you the top news from the UK’s tech startup sector, featuring the likes of L’Oreal, Founders Factory and Startupbootcamp IoT.

eu-britain

Balderton Capital: Brexit could diminish UK’s position as a leading tech hub
posted on December 5, 2016

The UK’s prominence as a European tech hub is at risk if access to skills and talent are not guaranteed during Brexit negotiations, a new study warns.

business woman

Addressing tech’s gender diversity problem
posted on November 22, 2016

Here’s an insight into Dice’s Women in Tech roundtable discussion, which took place yesterday, and aimed to tackle the issues being faced by women working in tech whilst exploring how to attract more females into industry roles.

business woman

Could more female VCs be the key to funding for female tech entrepreneurs?
posted on November 18, 2016

Karen McCormick, partner and chief investment officer at Beringea, explores how an increased number of female VCs may mean more female-founded startups achieve funding.

UK tech gender pay gap: What’s the solution?
posted on November 11, 2016

Yessi Bello Perez talks to members of the UK tech community to get their take on how the gender pay gap can be narrowed.

Editor's picks

David Brown, VE

Ex-CEO of Ve Interactive under investigation for fraud
posted 3 hours ago

paddle team

EXCLUSIVE: E-commerce firm Paddle merges with DevMate in ‘seven figure’ deal
posted 5 hours ago

CalumSmeaton

Calum Smeaton, CEO of TVSquared, on growing a successful UK AdTech firm and raising $12.5m
posted 7 hours ago

diversity uk vc

Research spotlights lack of women in UK venture capital industry
posted 9 hours ago

Labour’s Manifesto: what does it mean for UK tech?
posted 11 hours ago

Theresa May

UK startups predict difficult times ahead following EU tech funding freeze
posted on May 22, 2017