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Non-UK Nationals in Tech Better Educated Than UK Counterparts – Report
Phil Oakley  
10/16/2017   Post a comment
Tech City UK has published the first in a series of four reports focused on talent in the UK tech industry.
MadTech: A Chat With Collider, One of London's Startup Accelerators
Phil Oakley  
10/16/2017   Post a comment
Collider funds and accelerates startups in the marketing, sales and advertising sector, otherwise known as MadTech.
TechXLR8 Asia Awards Celebrate Achievements in Asian Tech Industry
Phil Oakley  
10/12/2017   Post a comment
The TechXLR8 Asia Awards, held on October 3, celebrated the achievements made in the past year across the Asian technology industry.
Scientists Develop Ingestible Sensor That Clings to Gut Lining
Phil Oakley  
10/12/2017   Post a comment
Flexible, ingestible sensor is powered by movement and clings to the gut lining for up to two days, providing invaluable feedback.
Startup Profile: Aire
Phil Oakley  
10/11/2017   Post a comment
Aire uses machine learning to better assess credit applicants, looking at 'context' rather than just history to determine who gets approved.
Nokia Kills OZO 360-Degree VR Camera, Cuts 310 Jobs
Phil Oakley  
10/10/2017   Post a comment
Nokia is killing its $45,000 360-degree VR camera, OZO, eliminating 310 positions in the process.
Former Tory MP Paul Uppal Is UK's First Small Business Commissioner
Phil Oakley  
10/9/2017   Post a comment
Paul Uppal, former Conservative MP, has been appointed as the UK's first ever Small Business Commissioner.
Twilio Studio Preview: A Hands-On Report
Phil Oakley  
10/9/2017   Post a comment
Twilio Studio is the company's newest product, aimed at decreasing the time between idea, production and rollout.
Game On for London's Sport Tech Hub
Phil Oakley  
10/9/2017   Post a comment
Sport Tech Hub's launch evening introduced the 16 startups in the program.
Google Shows How Machine Learning Can Change the World
Phil Oakley  
10/6/2017   Post a comment
Google's immensely powerful machine learning can, will, and is changing the world, but not in the way you might think.
DeepMind Launches Research Unit to Study AI's Impact on Society
Phil Oakley  
10/5/2017   Post a comment
DeepMind has formed a new research unit in order to understand the impact its AI will have on wider society.
Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella: Empathy Makes You a Better Innovator
Phil Oakley  
10/4/2017   Post a comment
At Vanity Fair's New Establishment Summit Satya Nadella drew on personal experience to talk about how a company can transform its culture.
AI Company Databricks Expands to London & Europe
Phil Oakley  
10/3/2017   Post a comment
Artificial intelligence company Databricks, developing a platform for intelligent analytics solutions, has opened an office in London, its first office outside the US.
Poll: Is Compromised Privacy a Concern?
Phil Oakley  
10/3/2017   Post a comment
Our monthly poll question for October asks whether privacy is a concern.
Samsung the Next Tech Giant to Turn to Canada for AI Research
Phil Oakley  
10/2/2017   Post a comment
Samsung is the latest tech giant to set up shop in Canada, establishing an AI research lab at the Université de Montréal.
'Data Is the New Oil' – Red Sift Founder Rahul Powar
Phil Oakley  
10/2/2017   Post a comment
Red Sift founder Rahul Powar talks to TechX365 about how data is enabling new apps and products to be built on strong foundations, preparing us for an ever more technological future.
Elon Musk Proposes City-to-City Rocket Travel
Phil Oakley  
9/29/2017   Post a comment
Elon Musk, a real-life Iron Man, says we could get anywhere on Earth in under an hour using SpaceX's rockets.
AI Is Enabling the Next Generation of Technology
Phil Oakley  
9/29/2017   Post a comment
Ovum Principal Analyst Michael Azoff tells TechX365 why AI is enabling the next generation of technology.
UK Is Europe's Digital Leader With 22 'Unicorns' – Report
Phil Oakley  
9/28/2017   1 comment
The UK leads the way in Europe in terms of billion-dollar technology companies, according to a report from investment bank GP Bullhound.
Now Dyson Wants to Clean Up in the Electric Car Market
Phil Oakley  
9/28/2017   Post a comment
British technology company Dyson has announced it is working on an electric car.
Startup Profile: OnTruck
Phil Oakley  
9/27/2017   Post a comment
Madrid-based OnTruck is aiming to becoming the Uber of trucking, with an online on-demand logistics platform.
Nvidia Teams Up With Huawei, Alibaba for Smart City Platform
Phil Oakley  
9/26/2017   Post a comment
Nvidia has partnered with Alibaba and Huawei to accelerate development of its smart city platform, Metropolis.
Microsoft Makes Its Machine Learning Pitch to Developers
Phil Oakley  
9/25/2017   Post a comment
Microsoft has launched a trio of new products at its developer conference, Ignite, all on the Azure platform.
Deliveroo Raises £285M, Gains Near £1.5B Valuation
Phil Oakley  
9/25/2017   Post a comment
Deliveroo, the UK-based food delivery company, has raised £285 million for expansion of its business and technology team, plus 'Editions' kitchens.
Blockchain Startups to Attract $3B Funding in 2017: Report
Ray Le Maistre  
9/22/2017   Post a comment
A report from Novum Insights suggests global investment in blockchain startups is set to top the $3 billion mark this year and that cryptocurrencies are reshaping startup investment models.
How Cisco Taps Into the UK Scale-Up Scene
TechX365 News  
9/21/2017   Post a comment
Cisco's UK and Ireland operation is keen to engage and work with leading UK technology scale-ups, explained the region's CEO Scot Gardner.
Startup Profile: AmberBox
Phil Oakley  
9/20/2017   Post a comment
AmberBox uses machine learning to detect gunfire, meaning police turn up to a shooting faster.
Infographic: Public Opinion of Superintelligence
Phil Oakley  
9/19/2017   Post a comment
What does the public think about 'superintelligence' and its development?
Are You a Startup? Then Check Out Chilecon Valley
TechX365 News  
9/19/2017   Post a comment
There's a thriving tech startup scene in Chile, with interest-free loans enticing fledgling companies to the capital, Santiago.
Money Talks: A Chat With Christian Hernandez, White Star Capital VC
Phil Oakley  
9/18/2017   Post a comment
TechX365 talks to Christian Hernandez, co-founder and managing partner of White Star Capital, a venture capital firm with offices in London, Paris, Montreal and New York.
Only 18% of UK Firms Believe AI Investment Is a Priority
Phil Oakley  
9/15/2017   Post a comment
According to a report from TalkTalk Business, only 18% of UK companies believe investment in artificial intelligence is a priority, while 3% of employees believe their company is "leading edge."
Samsung Launches $300M Automotive Innovation Fund
Phil Oakley  
9/14/2017   Post a comment
Samsung is launching a new 'Automotive Innovation Fund' in order to accelerate the development of its autonomous driving technology and catch up with its rivals.
Startup Profile: Tilkee
Phil Oakley  
9/13/2017   Post a comment
French startup Tilkee uses machine learning to track how much of a sales or marketing report has been read, increasing productivity and helping salespeople with follow-up emails.
Telecoms Giants Announce Winners of Their Global Startup Competition
Phil Oakley  
9/12/2017   Post a comment
Go Ignite, an alliance of global telecoms companies, have announced the winners of their second global startup competition.
How Waymo Uses a Virtual World to Train Its Cars
Phil Oakley  
9/11/2017   Post a comment
Waymo has revealed how it uses a virtual world with 25,000 cars driving over 300 miles a day to train its cars how to drive autonomously.
The Building Blocks for the UK’s Digital Infrastructure
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9/8/2017   Post a comment
As global data traffic volumes grow, it's not hard to see why data centres will play an even more important role in digital infrastructure connectivity in future.
News UK Launches Startup 'Accelerator'
Phil Oakley  
9/8/2017   Post a comment
News UK has launched a new accelerator for startups, who will benefit from the publisher's extensive media and journalism expertise.
AI Startup Prowler.io Raises £10M Series A
Phil Oakley  
9/7/2017   Post a comment
Cambridge-based startup Prowler.io, developing the 'world's first' decision-making AI platform, has raised a £10 million Series A funding round.
UK Driverless Car Startup FiveAI Raises £14M Series A
Phil Oakley  
9/6/2017   Post a comment
Cambridge-based driverless car startup FiveAI has raised a £14 million Series A funding round, which along with a £12.8 million government grant in April sees the company's funding at almost £27 million.
European Smart Home Market 'Virtually Untapped'
Phil Oakley  
9/6/2017   Post a comment
A report from Parks Associates says that there's plenty of room in the European smart home and IoT market.
Startup Profile: Engie
Phil Oakley  
9/6/2017   Post a comment
Engie can tell you over 10,000 things about your car, from engine temperature to battery charge, all on your smartphone.
Atomico Backs FinTech Startup Habito in £18.5M Round
TechX365 News  
9/4/2017   Post a comment
UK fintech startup Habito lands £18.5 million investment, with Atomico leading the round.
Robotics is Highest Priority for Tech Investment: IDC
TechX365 News  
9/1/2017   Post a comment
Survey of companies in manufacturing, retail, health and utilities sectors ranks robotics as highest priority technology investment.
NHS Data Could Be Given the AI Treatment
Phil Oakley  
8/31/2017   Post a comment
A government review has indicated that the data the NHS generates could be used for analytics and AI purposes, to improve patient care and research new drugs and treatments.
AI Startup Databricks Raises $144M in Series D Round
Phil Oakley  
8/30/2017   Post a comment
AI and data science startup has raised $144 million in funding to continue development of its data analytics platform and make AI approachable for everyone.
Google Aims to Bring AR to 100M Devices by End of 2017
Phil Oakley  
8/30/2017   Post a comment
Google's ARCore SDK aims to bring AR to 100 million Android devices by the end of 2017.
Startup Profile: bubble
Phil Oakley  
8/30/2017   Post a comment
London-based startup bubble is here to shake up the childcare market with a gig economy-based app.
Slacking? Meet Flock & Its Productivity Promise
Phil Oakley  
8/29/2017   Post a comment
Productivity is constantly a hot topic in today's world, so an app that promises to increase it by up to 60% is going to attract attention. Meet Flock.
At Last! London Gets Its Chief Digital Officer -- Theo Blackwell
Phil Oakley  
8/25/2017   1 comment
Theo Blackwell, cabinet member for finance, technology and growth at Camden Council, and Policy Fellow at Public.io, is London's first ever Chief Digital Officer.
AI Can Detect Dementia Two Years Before Symptoms Show
Phil Oakley  
8/24/2017   Post a comment
A team of researchers from McGill University in Montreal has developed a machine learning algorithm that can detect signs of dementia two years before symptoms start to show.
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Phil Oakley, Site Editor, TechX365, 10/16/2017
Tech City UK has published the first in a series of four reports focused on talent in the UK tech industry.
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Collider funds and accelerates startups in the marketing, sales and advertising sector, otherwise known as MadTech.
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The TechXLR8 Asia Awards, held on October 3, celebrated the achievements made in the past year across the Asian technology industry.
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Flexible, ingestible sensor is powered by movement and clings to the gut lining for up to two days, providing invaluable feedback.
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Aire uses machine learning to better assess credit applicants, looking at 'context' rather than just history to determine who gets approved.
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