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UK Back on Top in Europe's VC Market but Decline Continues – KPMG
Phil Oakley  
7/16/2018   Post a comment
The UK regained its crown as Europe's VC investment leader during Q2, but the value of investments is in decline as Brexit remains a concern.
We Must Protect Our Data & Find Alternatives to Tech Giants – Tech for Good Panel
Phil Oakley  
7/13/2018   Post a comment
Data is precious, both for consumers and companies, and more must be done to protect and use it beneficially, said a Tech for Good panel at WeWork.
Banking-for-Millennials 'Financial Advocate' App Emma Raises £420K Seed
Phil Oakley  
7/12/2018   Post a comment
Emma helps millennials manage their money by interacting with a traditional high street bank account.
Monzo Steamrollers On With 'Big List' of Features, Uncovering Fraud Attacks
Phil Oakley  
7/11/2018   Post a comment
Monzo has been on a charge recently, with 770,000 users now on its books.
Jeremy Wright Named New Digital Secretary in Forced Cabinet Reshuffle
Phil Oakley  
7/10/2018   Post a comment
Matt Hancock, the former digital secretary, is now Health Secretary.
Is Your Innovation Being Killed in the Process?
TechX365 News  
7/10/2018   Post a comment
Six innovators from across industry discuss the biggest innovation challenges in today's digital world.
UK's 26 'Unicorns' Worth $64 Billion – Report
Phil Oakley  
7/9/2018   Post a comment
Just Eat is the UK's most valuable billion-dollar startup, but Sweden's Spotify is worth almost twice as much.
Berlin VC Earlybird to Invest in 'Digital West' With €175M Fund
Phil Oakley  
7/6/2018   Post a comment
Earlybird was an investor in 6WunderKinder, which was acquired by Microsoft in 2015.
Revolut Signs Up 1 Million UK Customers & Eyes Global Expansion
Phil Oakley  
7/5/2018   Post a comment
Fintech specialist Revolut has its sights set on global expansion and plans to offer a 'breakthrough' product later this year.
Facebook May Acquire London-Based AI Startup to Help Combat 'Fake News'
Phil Oakley  
7/4/2018   Post a comment
Facebook is looking to bolster its UK operations by buying Bloomsbury AI, in order to help the US-based social media giant address the issue of what some presidents like to call 'fake news.'
The Cloud & You: Finance, Money & Fintech
Maria McSorley  
7/3/2018   Post a comment
The cloud has completely changed how both consumers and businesses manage money.
UK Businesses Struggling to Retain Talent – Gartner
Phil Oakley  
7/3/2018   Post a comment
Only a quarter of UK employees are committed to staying with their current companies, Gartner found in a Global Talent survey.
UK Looks to Lure Entrepreneurs to UK With 'Startup Visa'
Phil Oakley  
7/2/2018   1 comment
The UK Home Secretary has announced the creation of a 'startup visa' to enable foreign entrepreneurs to enter the UK and found businesses.
Cloud & DevOps World Highlights: Our Favorite Talks
Maria McSorley  
6/29/2018   Post a comment
All the best bits from Cloud and DevsOps World 2018!
Cognitive Search Will Empower Next-Gen Financial Services
TechX365 News  
6/28/2018   Post a comment
The way we search and find information is changing as technology and software becomes more aware of context surrounding a search and the data the user is attempting to find.
Why Open Standards Are the Only Way to Future-Proof IoT Solutions
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6/27/2018   Post a comment
Standards are a key part of making sure our connected future all works together.
Andreesen Horowitz Announces $300M Crypto Fund, First Female General Partner
Phil Oakley  
6/26/2018   Post a comment
a16z has a new crypto fund, with its first female general partner, Katie Haun, co-running the show.
Nearly 60% of Tech Industry Employees Are Burnt Out – Report
Phil Oakley  
6/25/2018   Post a comment
Job burnout is a real thing in the tech industry, with nearly 60% of employees saying they're suffering from it, according to a new survey.
Mindfulness App Calm Raises $27M, Puts Mental Fitness in Tech Spotlight
Phil Oakley  
6/22/2018   Post a comment
Calm is the top app on the Apple App Store for mindfulness, and is gaining 50,000 new users every day.
London Companies Dominate the 2018 Fintech50 List
Phil Oakley  
6/21/2018   Post a comment
27 London-based fintech companies and startups are on this year's Fintech50.
AR/VR Headset Shipments Down 30% in Q1 2018 – IDC
Phil Oakley  
6/20/2018   Post a comment
AR/VR headsets shipments are expected to total over 60 million in 2022.
IBM's AI-Powered 'Project Debater' Successfully Debates With Humans
Phil Oakley  
6/19/2018   Post a comment
Project Debater more than held its own in a debate with humans, on subjects of which it had no prior knowledge.
The Cloud & You, Everyday: Shopping & E-Commerce
Maria McSorley  
6/18/2018   Post a comment
The cloud has completely changed the way we shop, from the web to mobile and now voice.
Connecting Through Blockchain: An Interview With Alexandra Alden
Elliott Heath  
6/18/2018   Post a comment
Blockchain can help startups gain the trust of investors and help them to attract funding, explains San Francisco-based Alexandra Alden.
Exeter Is Worst-Connected UK City – GoCompare
Phil Oakley  
6/18/2018   1 comment
GoCompare has ranked each UK city in terms of broadband connectivity, mobile connectivity and WiFi hotspots. And it's bad news for Exeter...
How the NHS & Mail Online Are Undergoing Digital Transformation
Elin Gronow  
6/15/2018   Post a comment
Sam Shah from the NHS and Hayley Cochrane from the Mail Online tell the Digital CX World audience about how their organizations are undergoing digital transformations.
TechXLR8 Video: How Tech Could Change Our Lives
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6/15/2018   Post a comment
Heavy Reading analyst Steve Bell walked the floor at TechXLR8 and found that various strands of the event, from 5G to IoT to the connected car, provide a unified vision of a more efficient world... potentially.
How to Tell Better Stories With Data
Phil Oakley  
6/15/2018   Post a comment
Reporting on data and citing stats is for robots. Be a human. Tell stories. That's the advice from Emily Hunt, chief data storyteller at 36ns, who spoke at the Data Festival London this week.
What Is the Future of Blockchain?
Elliott Heath  
6/15/2018   Post a comment
Distributed ledger technology is set to play a major role in the global business ecosystem in years to come, but what needs to be done now to get the tech adopted? A Blockchain 360 panel discussion at the TechXLR8 event in London debated the issues.
VR Could Have Major Repercussions for How We See The World
TechX365 News  
6/15/2018   1 comment
Virtual reality poses incredible opportunies to offer experiences to anyone, but it could also influence and affect how we see the world.
Explore TechXLR8 2018
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6/14/2018   Post a comment
With over 15,000 people, 8,000 companies and 8 world-leading conferences under 1 roof – take a look around at London Tech Week's flagship event, TechXLR8. See the global tech scene converge and experience the technologies accelerating the transformation of cities, enterprises and lives.
Driving NHS Digital Change: Dr Sam Shah at TechXLR8 2018
TechX365 News  
6/14/2018   Post a comment
The NHS is known for being technologically behind the times, but its director of digital development, Dr Sam Shah, is changing this from the inside.
The Future of Work Is About Enhancing Humanity, Not Replacing It
Niall Hunt  
6/14/2018   1 comment
As we edge forwards into an automated future, leaders at the Future of Work summit say AI and robotics won't replace us, but allow us to achieve even more.
Challenging the Expected – Day 1 of TechXLR8 2018
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6/14/2018   Post a comment
All the action from the first day of TechXLR8 2018, including Wikipedia co-founder Jimmy Wales and outgoing BT CEO Gavin Patterson.
A Digital Dynamo – Day 2 of TechXLR8 2018
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6/14/2018   Post a comment
All the action from the second day of TechXLR8 2018, with Matt Hancock, Digital Secretary, on the headline stage.
Cloud & DevOps World Wrap-Up: Plan, Plan & Plan Again
Maria McSorley  
6/14/2018   Post a comment
Meticulous planning is crucial for any companies thinking of moving to the cloud.
Future of Work: Collaboration & AI Key to Sustaining Employee Engagement
Phil Oakley  
6/14/2018   Post a comment
Online collaboration tools and AI-based platforms are vital to engaging an increasingly unfocused workforce, says Microsoft's Angela Evans.
A Digital Dynamo – Day 2 of TechXLR8 2018
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6/14/2018   Post a comment
All the action from the second day of TechXLR8 2018, with Matt Hancock, Digital Secretary, on the headline stage.
Blockchain's Economic Value to Hit $2 Trillion by 2030, Predicts Analyst
Elliott Heath  
6/14/2018   Post a comment
Blockchain is set to underpin a significant slice of global economic activity by 2030, predicts IHS Markit analyst Don Tait.
TechXLR8 Video: VR in Focus
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6/14/2018   Post a comment
TechX365 reporter Elliott Heath reports from the VR & AR World show floor at the TechXLR8 event in London.
5 Reasons Why London's Tech & Startup Scene Is the Best in the World
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6/13/2018   Post a comment
Why is London's startup scene the best in the world, bettering Silicon Valley, New York City, Tel Aviv and Beijing? Aoife Geary from Jobbio explains.
Data Can Make the Difference in the Transportation Industry
Elin Gronow  
6/13/2018   Post a comment
Data can make all the difference in the transportation industry, with insurance providers looking to make use of the data their customers generate to assist with claims.
TechXLR8 Video: 5G Summit Takeaways
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6/13/2018   Post a comment
The 5G World Summit has been in full swing at this year's TechXLR8 event -- but what have been the big trends?
Recruit, Train & Retain: Key Takeaways From Cloud & DevOps World
Maria McSorley  
6/13/2018   Post a comment
While automation is going to cause disruption in the job market, it is crucial companies retain employees and retrain them in new skills.
Tech Nation Announces Fintech 'Growth Programme'
Phil Oakley  
6/13/2018   Post a comment
Tech Nation's first growth program will focus on fintech, something at which the UK is particularly good.
Salesforce Commits $2.5B to Its UK Business Over Next 5 Years
Phil Oakley  
6/13/2018   Post a comment
The UK is Salesforce's biggest European market and is growing quickly, meaning the company will invest heavily to grow even more.
Challenging the Expected – This Was Day 1 of TechXLR8 2018
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6/13/2018   Post a comment
All the action from the first day of TechXLR8 2018, including Wikipedia co-founder Jimmy Wales and outgoing BT CEO Gavin Patterson.
How the Rise of Indoor Navigation Will Disrupt the Retail Experience
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6/13/2018   Post a comment
Indoor navigation is going to completely change our shopping centres and the entire retail experience.
Boosting the Discoverability of the V4 Startup Ecosystem
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6/13/2018   Post a comment
The global startup ecosystem is booming right now.
Tools for Humanity: Tokenizing the World With Blockchain
Phil Oakley  
6/12/2018   Post a comment
Blockchain has the potential to make every single transaction more secure and simpler, but it's got a long way to go yet.
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