A Startup Marketplace For DIY Fans & Tradesmen With An Eco Twist Just Relaunched

A Startup Marketplace For DIY Fans & Tradesmen With An Eco Twist Just Relaunched

Reiss Salustro-Pilson and Nigel Van Wassenhove are two founders who believe that business should be a “force for good”, and “work and collaborate for ...

Jacoma Estates Group Will Expand Malawian Farming Operations Thanks To $11.5m Investment

Jacoma Estates Group Will Expand Malawian Farming Operations Thanks To $11.5m Investment

Jacoma Estates announced today that they have secured $11.5m of investment – $8m of equity has been sold to the UK government owned development ...

Slick St Patrick’s Day Marketing Campaign Sees Bushmills Make First Toast In 400 Years

Slick St Patrick’s Day Marketing Campaign Sees Bushmills Make First Toast In 400 Years

The synergies are obvious, so why not make the most of them? Ireland’s oldest licensed distillery, Bushmills Irish Whiskey,

PinU Is Another Attempt At A Location-Based App For Friends – Will It Work This Time?

PinU Is Another Attempt At A Location-Based App For Friends – Will It Work This Time?

First, the bad news; many have tried to make location based networking happen (or Happn, perhaps we should say),

Legal-Tech Sector Amongst The Earliest Adopters Of AI & Machine Learning Robots, like RAVN’s?

Legal-Tech Sector Amongst The Earliest Adopters Of AI & Machine Learning Robots, like RAVN’s?

Disruptive legal tech firms rarely make the headlines, perhaps because the work they are designed to do – compliance, document management,

Budget Boost For Entrepreneurs? No Quarterly Digital Statements Due For SME’s Below VAT Threshold Until 2019

Budget Boost For Entrepreneurs? No Quarterly Digital Statements Due For SME’s Below VAT Threshold Until 2019

Back in March 2015, the government outlined plans to “make it easier for individuals and businesses to get their tax right and keep on ...

Dugout – The Football Platform For Fans – Capitalises On Social Media Trends To Launch Its First Ever App

Dugout – The Football Platform For Fans – Capitalises On Social Media Trends To Launch Its First Ever App

The world belongs to millennials more and more each day, and that is fantastic news for social media sites and online advertisers,

London-Based, Netflix Style Video Game Platform Launches First Local Language eCommerce Site In Germany

London-Based, Netflix Style Video Game Platform Launches First Local Language eCommerce Site In Germany

Green Man Gaming, a global e-commerce technology company in the video games industry that could best be described as Netflix for gamers,

Ucreate, The Haggerston Startup Factory Helping Founders’ Build Their MVP In 90 Days

Ucreate, The Haggerston Startup Factory Helping Founders’ Build Their MVP In 90 Days

In the heart of Haggerston, something special is happening on the fifth floor of Pandangle House; new startups are being built at a rate ...

Ometria; Intelligent Customer Journey Mapping Platform Is Ready To Scale

Ometria; Intelligent Customer Journey Mapping Platform Is Ready To Scale

Ometria – retail-tech – $5m raised (Inventure Partners, Force Over Mass, SAATCHiNVEST) Customer expectations are changing fast and the way to generate more sales in ...

Tech Will Save Us; The Startup Helping Kids Learn To Code Through Play

Tech Will Save Us; The Startup Helping Kids Learn To Code Through Play

This week and next we are profiling 6 emerging tech startups that have been backed by Force Over Mass, the hybrid early stage tech ...

Company Profile: Codec’s Machine Learning Algorithms Making Content Management A Science

Company Profile: Codec’s Machine Learning Algorithms Making Content Management A Science

This week and next we are profiling 6 emerging tech startups that have been backed by Force Over Mass, the hybrid early stage tech ...

6 Of The Best? Force Over Mass Showcases Portfolio Companies at Michelin House Including TechCrunch Disrupt Winners, Seenit

6 Of The Best? Force Over Mass Showcases Portfolio Companies at Michelin House Including TechCrunch Disrupt Winners, Seenit

2016 was a damp squib in so many ways, for reasons we hardly need to go into here. But despite some reports to the ...

Fanning Flames or A Bunch of Hot Air? Has Snapchat inflated its IPO?

Fanning Flames or A Bunch of Hot Air? Has Snapchat inflated its IPO?

Snap Inc, responsible for creating the instant photo sharing app Snapchat, has revolutionised the social media landscape; but not without controversy.

Sisters Grimm; How A Dancer & A Songwriter Are Writing Their Own Theatrical Fairytale

Sisters Grimm; How A Dancer & A Songwriter Are Writing Their Own Theatrical Fairytale

How do you know when you’ve enjoyed interviewing somebody? It’s when afterwards, the strip lighting in the loos at Soho’s exclusive Hospital Club feel like ...

This Haggerston Entrepreneur Is Working With Ucreate To Help Us All Drive A New Car Every 6 Months

This Haggerston Entrepreneur Is Working With Ucreate To Help Us All Drive A New Car Every 6 Months

Toby Kernon has owned 19 cars in 20 years, he says. During that period he has switched models, makes, and styles,

London Still Europe’s Premier Tech Hub According To Latest Reports

London Still Europe’s Premier Tech Hub According To Latest Reports

Research from London & Partners indicates that over £6.7bn of venture capital and private equity funding was injected into UK firms during 2016,

The Brexit Storm Is Still Raging; Can AON’s 3 Step Programme Help Firms “Navigate” Through The Choppy Waters?

The Brexit Storm Is Still Raging; Can AON’s 3 Step Programme Help Firms “Navigate” Through The Choppy Waters?

In Centuries to come people will no longer talk about Pandora’s Box and how the furies a little girl unleashed visited pandemonium upon the ...

Zuora Has Published Its Subscription Economy Index – It’s Game-Changing, In A Way

Zuora Has Published Its Subscription Economy Index – It’s Game-Changing, In A Way

“Why own anything anymore?” It’s not an expression you’d expect to hear coming from an entrepreneurial tech titan (and an American one at that!),

Tech IPO fever in 2017?

Tech IPO fever in 2017?

Tech IPO’s, a bit like reason, restraint, and subtlety, fell off a cliff in 2016. For starters, we didn’t get one until April – Dell-owned ...

Entrepreneurs & Politicos: Who Was A Winner, Who Had A Stinker in 2016?

Entrepreneurs & Politicos: Who Was A Winner, Who Had A Stinker in 2016?

Our all-too-brief yet nicely concise breakdown of who “did a Leicester City” and who “had a Hilary” in 2017. And yes,

It’s Official – The Freelancing / Gig Economy Is Growing and 65% of Young Brits Expect To Use It During Their Careers

It’s Official – The Freelancing / Gig Economy Is Growing and 65% of Young Brits Expect To Use It During Their Careers

Now why would you be thinking about going freelance or checking out the “gig” economy on your first day back at work?

89% Of Sales Made On This E-commerce Site Are Made By Female-led Companies!

89% Of Sales Made On This E-commerce Site Are Made By Female-led Companies!

Hilary Clinton stood forlornly under Manhattan’s highest real-life glass ceiling, and announced ““I know that we still have not shattered that highest and hardest ...

New Retail Fund from Russia That Plans To Invest $3bn In The Retail Stars Of Tomorrow Will Be Headquartered In London

New Retail Fund from Russia That Plans To Invest $3bn In The Retail Stars Of Tomorrow Will Be Headquartered In London

Letter One, an investment company who describe themselves as “a partnership of successful entrepreneurs and international businesspeople” has launched a new investment vehicle,

Social Impact To The Fore As Legatum Center Holds Its First UK Conference At Level 39

Social Impact To The Fore As Legatum Center Holds Its First UK Conference At Level 39

The Legatum Center for Development and Entrepreneurship at MIT in Boston was set up as a fellowship program to help MIT students build and scale ...

New EU Data Privacy Legislation Set To Be Introduced In 2018 EU Is Worrying British Business Leaders, Survey Confirms

New EU Data Privacy Legislation Set To Be Introduced In 2018 EU Is Worrying British Business Leaders, Survey Confirms

Britain may no longer be part of the EU by 2018 but that will not exonerate businesses from having to comply with onerous new ...

3 Emerging Crowdfunding Platforms Join Forces To Create New Crowd Match Fund Under Auspices Of Big Society Capital

3 Emerging Crowdfunding Platforms Join Forces To Create New Crowd Match Fund Under Auspices Of Big Society Capital

Three emerging crowdfunding platforms, Ethex, ThinCats & Crowdfunder are joining forces to create a new entity, Big Society Capital, which will allow members of ...

Virgin Media Business and Fast Track Reveal Their Top 10 Disruptive Businesses – And Nobody Should Be Surprised!

Virgin Media Business and Fast Track Reveal Their Top 10 Disruptive Businesses – And Nobody Should Be Surprised!

This week, hot on the heels of the 20th anniversary edition of the FastTrack 100, a league table of the UK’s top-performing private companies,

The “Virtual Technology Cluster Group” Is Set To Partner With Deloitte To Provide Digital Healthcare Start-ups Access to Firms’ Global Supply Chain

The “Virtual Technology Cluster Group” Is Set To Partner With Deloitte To Provide Digital Healthcare Start-ups Access to Firms’ Global Supply Chain

Throughout 2016, after the excitement of playing host to one of the world’s most exciting and fastest growing start-up eco-systems, London and the UK ...

Clozer Offers Businesses Route To New Markets With Local Sales Team

Clozer Offers Businesses Route To New Markets With Local Sales Team

Businesses seeking to expand in the New Year have been given a new route to market thanks to dedicated sales platform Clozer.

Exclusive! Lady Barbara Judge Opens Up On Why She Is Backing HR Tech Start-up bob; “We’re Done Celebrating Start-ups, Let’s Get To Work!”

Exclusive! Lady Barbara Judge Opens Up On Why She Is Backing HR Tech Start-up bob; “We’re Done Celebrating Start-ups, Let’s Get To Work!”

The thing about London; it’s full of smart people. Everywhere you look, on the tube, the buses, in the taxis and Ubers;

Get Your Free Desk At The Trampery Republic – London’s Newest, And Hottest Space For Creatives?

Get Your Free Desk At The Trampery Republic – London’s Newest, And Hottest Space For Creatives?

London-based bootstrapping entrepreneurs tired of skipping meals and working out of cramped, expensive offices with questionable hygiene are being given a chance to secure ...

Ethical Fashion Start-up Tarlee Get Physical At The Shard Retail Arcade!

Ethical Fashion Start-up Tarlee Get Physical At The Shard Retail Arcade!

What’s the difference between London Bridge rail station, and London Bridge Underground? About 3 miles, by our reckoning!

Yes, .ART, The First Internet Domain Dedicated To Arts & Culture, Is Now A (Global) Thing!

Yes, .ART, The First Internet Domain Dedicated To Arts & Culture, Is Now A (Global) Thing!

Art-lovers the world over will no doubt be pleased to hear that more than 60 world-famous museums and arts organisations are set to launch ...

Cambridge Biopharmaceutical Start-up Kymab Raises $100m Series C To Develop Antibody-Based Therapeutics

Cambridge Biopharmaceutical Start-up Kymab Raises $100m Series C To Develop Antibody-Based Therapeutics

Kymab Group Ltd, a leading biopharmaceutical start-up based at the Ferris Bueller-esque sounding Babraham Research Campus a few miles from the Cambridge Biomedical Campus,

Yesterday The Chancellor Philip Hammond Delivered His First, & Last, Autumn Statement – So How Does The Tech Start-up World React?

Yesterday The Chancellor Philip Hammond Delivered His First, & Last, Autumn Statement – So How Does The Tech Start-up World React?

Some say that a change is as good as feast, but London start-ups could be forgiven for wishing time had stood still from around ...

So, You Want To Be The Next Marc Jacobs Superstar Vlogger? #castmemarc Is Back!

So, You Want To Be The Next Marc Jacobs Superstar Vlogger? #castmemarc Is Back!

Vloggers are the incarnation of the modern entrepreneur – discuss. Luckily, you don’t have to because this week the Stylist,

London-Based 4th Generation Italian Fashion House Wants You To Design Your Own Shirts Using Gesture Control and AR

London-Based 4th Generation Italian Fashion House Wants You To Design Your Own Shirts Using Gesture Control and AR

Just when you thought men’s grooming was destined to be something we could only read about in Victorian novels, a bygone service from a ...

Karhoo’s Administrator Appoints Lambert Smith Hampton As Firm To Sell The Shut Down Taxi-Fleet’s Assets

Karhoo’s Administrator Appoints Lambert Smith Hampton As Firm To Sell The Shut Down Taxi-Fleet’s Assets

Specialist property and asset consultants Lambert Smith Hampton have been appointed by the administrators of Karhoo to market what remains of the business and ...

Assiette-It Again! Europe’s Favourite Rent-A-Professional-Chef Platform Is Throwing London’s First Ever “Pre-tox” Dinner

Assiette-It Again! Europe’s Favourite Rent-A-Professional-Chef Platform Is Throwing London’s First Ever “Pre-tox” Dinner

Far be it from us to call Christmas when it’s still November, but, well, we’re no Scrooge’s here at the HT and when it’s ...

The Truth Behind UK’s Love Affair With Online Shopping – It’s Driven By Golden Oldies, Not Millennials!

The Truth Behind UK’s Love Affair With Online Shopping – It’s Driven By Golden Oldies, Not Millennials!

It’s official – the UK loves shopping online! According to recent research from Colliers International, the Real Estate services company headquartered in London,

Mobile News: Smartphones Are Still Eating The World, There Will Soon Be 1 Billion In Africa, And Now They Have Their Own Programmatic Ad Sales Channel!

Mobile News: Smartphones Are Still Eating The World, There Will Soon Be 1 Billion In Africa, And Now They Have Their Own Programmatic Ad Sales Channel!

According to Andreesen Horowitz analyst Benedict Evans internet companies, who used to “do mobile” as an afterthought, are already beginning to shift from “mobile ...

Your.MD, The AI Health Platform & App Wants To Be Everybody’s OneStop, Personalised, Digital Health Consultant!

Your.MD, The AI Health Platform & App Wants To Be Everybody’s OneStop, Personalised, Digital Health Consultant!

Your.MD, a health-tech start-up that was founded in Oslo, Norway by CEO Matteo Berlucchi but is now headquartered in London,

Love Stand-Up? Love TV? Then You’ll Love “Stand Up Comedy Focused Online Video On Demand Platform” Next Up!

Love Stand-Up? Love TV? Then You’ll Love “Stand Up Comedy Focused Online Video On Demand Platform” Next Up!

Fans of TV could be forgiven for thinking there were only a handful of funny people in the UK – Frank Skinner,

Advocacy Charity Attracts 80,000 Visitors To It’s Web-Based App Within 8 Months Of Being Launched

Advocacy Charity Attracts 80,000 Visitors To It’s Web-Based App Within 8 Months Of Being Launched

An Advocacy Charity who launched an app on Jan 16th to “support the UK’s most vulnerable people as they apply for Employment Support Allowance ...

Shoreditch Based FSB Technologies Signs Another Sports Betting Client To Its Online Platform and Casino

Shoreditch Based FSB Technologies Signs Another Sports Betting Client To Its Online Platform and Casino

Old Street, Shoreditch based betting platform provider FSB Technology have signed a deal to supply Bruce Betting,

Fashion Box Delivery Start-up That Walked Away From Dragons Den Deal Appoints Mention Me To Run Its Referral Program

Fashion Box Delivery Start-up That Walked Away From Dragons Den Deal Appoints Mention Me To Run Its Referral Program

A brush with one of the BBC’s “Dragon” investors is often more than a start-up founder can take – most leave the Den,

6-Month-Old Start-up Pimloc Is Ready To Employ Machine Learning and AI To Protect Private Users & Businesses’ Visual Media Online

6-Month-Old Start-up Pimloc Is Ready To Employ Machine Learning and AI To Protect Private Users & Businesses’ Visual Media Online

The “Faustian Pact” that users of online services are often forced to agree to “without fully comprehending the implications of doing so” has inspired ...

Can You Quantify Emotions And Use Analytics To Understand Customers Better and Sell More – Sensum Say You Can!

Can You Quantify Emotions And Use Analytics To Understand Customers Better and Sell More – Sensum Say You Can!

Brands such as the BBC, Red Bull, Unilever, Jaguar and Cisco are gaining invaluable insights about how to interpret the emotional responses of their ...

Goodvidio, The Start-up Leveraging Popularity Of YouTube Product Demo Videos, Raises $1m Seed

Goodvidio, The Start-up Leveraging Popularity Of YouTube Product Demo Videos, Raises $1m Seed

The democratisation of video content and the popularity of social media sites like YouTube are changing the way that ecommerce sites operate,

Tech VC Force Over Mass Provides A Glimpse Of The Future At Bloomberg, With Special Guest George Osborne

Tech VC Force Over Mass Provides A Glimpse Of The Future At Bloomberg, With Special Guest George Osborne

Does tech make our lives better? Will technological advances put us all out of a job (and is that a bad thing?),

Haggerston Start-up ROLI, “The Most Important Company In Music Right Now”, Is About To Let The World Create The Language Of Music, Lego-Style!

Haggerston Start-up ROLI, “The Most Important Company In Music Right Now”, Is About To Let The World Create The Language Of Music, Lego-Style!

Music as a language – why has nobody thought of this before? That’s a sentiment that every founder craves hearing,

The Fickle Fortunes Of London’s Start-up Accelerator / Incubators Laid Bare As Hackney Council Pushes Business Rates Up by 46%

The Fickle Fortunes Of London’s Start-up Accelerator / Incubators Laid Bare As Hackney Council Pushes Business Rates Up by 46%

The story of Second Home Many amongst London’s start-up eco-system were in celebratory mood last week as Creative accelerator Second Home,

Sole Trader – An Accountant Turned Entrepreneur Is Using 3D Scanners To Help Women Create Their Perfect Shoe

Sole Trader – An Accountant Turned Entrepreneur Is Using 3D Scanners To Help Women Create Their Perfect Shoe

If it hadn’t been for a perfectly fitting slipper, where would Cinderella be today? Such is the historical importance of footwear in our lives –

Trampery Based Social Video Creation Platform Wochit, Used By Time Inc & Johnston Press Takes $13m More Investment From Media Giants & Angels

Trampery Based Social Video Creation Platform Wochit, Used By Time Inc & Johnston Press Takes $13m More Investment From Media Giants & Angels

Has there ever been a more challenging time to be a global media agency? With disruptive new social media platforms springing up nearly every ...

So You Think You’re A Morning Person? Test Your Mettle At Morning Gloryville’s “Rave Your Way Into The Day” Next Wednesday At Oval Space!

So You Think You’re A Morning Person? Test Your Mettle At Morning Gloryville’s “Rave Your Way Into The Day” Next Wednesday At Oval Space!

“Woke up…got out of bed…dragged a comb across my head…” for many of us, the Beatles had it more-or-less right. Mornings are for falling out ...

Beyond Meta! Flight Search Dashboard CheapFlightsFinder To Aggregate Aggregators In Quest To Provide “Rock Bottom” Prices For Flyers

Beyond Meta! Flight Search Dashboard CheapFlightsFinder To Aggregate Aggregators In Quest To Provide “Rock Bottom” Prices For Flyers

Tech Start-ups have made a habit of mocking the status quo and asking us, the public, to think outside of the everyday constraints – ...

A New Food Delivery Service Is Coming To London That Aims To Empower The Industry By Charging Businesses Less For Listings

A New Food Delivery Service Is Coming To London That Aims To Empower The Industry By Charging Businesses Less For Listings

It’s a crowded space with high-profile stories of both success and failure – now a new start-up, HeyMenu, is planning to enter London’s unpredictable ...

Bored of Freelancing All On Your Own? Maybe It’s Time To Checkout NewWorkMates.com?

Bored of Freelancing All On Your Own? Maybe It’s Time To Checkout NewWorkMates.com?

Caught yourself staring aimlessly out of the window recently, wishing you had a colleague to discuss last night’s telly with, whilst hoping the telephone ...

Are You A Foodie Start-up Founder Hungry For Success? Try The JustEat Food Tech Accelerator!

Are You A Foodie Start-up Founder Hungry For Success? Try The JustEat Food Tech Accelerator!

Just Eat, the disruptive food delivery service-cum-Tech “unicorn” which has spawned a thousand copy-cat companies, from mega-bucks success stories like restaurant food delivery service ...