In the heart of Haggerston, something special is happening on the fifth floor of Pandangle House; new startups are being built at a rate of more than one per month.
Ometria – retail-tech – $5m raised (Inventure Partners, Force Over Mass, SAATCHiNVEST)
Customer expectations are changing fast and the way to generate more sales in the modern market is to give people the best user-experience,
This week and next we are profiling 6 emerging tech startups that have been backed by Force Over Mass, the hybrid early stage tech investment fund.
2016 was a damp squib in so many ways, for reasons we hardly need to go into here. But despite some reports to the contrary,
Snap Inc, responsible for creating the instant photo sharing app Snapchat, has revolutionised the social media landscape; but not without controversy.
The popularity of the app and the strategic aims of the executives led to Snapchat turning down a $3 billion (£2.39 billion) acquisition offer from Facebook.
Toby Kernon has owned 19 cars in 20 years, he says. During that period he has switched models, makes, and styles, for a host of different reasons;
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 ancient world.
“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!),
Our all-too-brief yet nicely concise breakdown of who “did a Leicester City” and who “had a Hilary” in 2017. And yes, we are truly sorry we had to use that last phrase.
Now why would you be thinking about going freelance or checking out the “gig” economy on your first day back at work?
Perhaps it’s best not to answer that,
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 glass ceiling…But someday someone will” as she conceded the US election to Donald Trump,
Britain may no longer be part of the EU by 2018 but that will not exonerate businesses from having to comply with onerous new data-privacy laws when dealing with consumers and businesses in EU member countries.
Three emerging crowdfunding platforms, Ethex, ThinCats & Crowdfunder are joining forces to create a new entity, Big Society Capital, which will allow members of the public to invest directly in charitable causes and social enterprises.