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Survey: 22% of female tech founders not heard by male investors
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One in five (22%) of female founders say they are not being heard by male investors.

EdTech startup Mrs Wordsmith lands £2m Seed
posted on June 13, 2017

EdTech startup Mrs Wordsmith has raised £2m in a Seed round led by Kindred Capital.

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London-founded CrowdJustice raises $2m Seed round
posted on May 30, 2017

CrowdJustice, a crowdfunding platform for legal cases, has raised a $2m Seed round. The London-based startup secured the funding from Venrock, First Round Capital, Bessemer Venture Partners and Kindred Capital.

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Research spotlights lack of women in UK venture capital industry
posted on May 23, 2017

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

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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Starling Bank

Starling Bank expands to Ireland as it eyes Europe
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FinTech startup Yoyo Wallet gets £12m to expand across Europe
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Survey: 22% of female tech founders not heard by male investors
posted 4 hours ago

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Your employer brand: How to be more attractive to tech professionals
posted on June 25, 2017

Nick D’Aloisio’s news aggregation app Summly shut down by Yahoo
posted on June 24, 2017

Top tech stats: London’s co-working community satisfaction, UK EdTEch investment and more
posted on June 24, 2017