London tech news & analysis
London tech news
Twitter has lost an eye watering $14bn in value this year, but share prices soared on Tuesday after the company’s results surpassed analysts’ expectations.
Driverless cars could hit public roads in the UK as early as next year. The government is drawing up plans to trial the vehicles and Business Secretary Vince Cable is set to announce further measures to boost research.
Now, I’m sure there are few of us who would turn our noses up at making $2.91bn in total revenue in just three months, as Facebook just did in its second quarter of this year (Q2 2014).
It took just 16 minutes for crowdfunding start-up Crowdcube to close a £1.2m funding round yesterday.
London tech insights & interviews
Alastair Mitchell: Want to be charitable? It's not just about money. Think beyond your company’s four walls
Huddle’s CEO and co-founder on responsible business in the modern age
London’s ancient technology is holding businesses back
Why Brazil’s stock market may be more predictable than the World Cup results
UK businesses can save up to £8.1bn by implementing flexible working
The Headspace Group MD on whether the property market can cater to start-ups’ needs
On Wednesday evening in Seattle, Amazon chief executive Jeff Bezos did his best Steve Jobs impersonation in unveiling the company’s first smartphone, the Amazon Fire.
Shalini Khemka, founder & CEO, E2Exchange on how the UK can replicate the successes of Silicon Valley
A major revolution in how you use the internet is coming your way…
The London tech star you’ve never heard of
Mark Howley, group managing director of ZenithOptimedia, explores the growing awareness of the power of data
What have Bill Gates, Jeff Bezos, and other big tech CEOs donated so far?
Technology is changing business unbelievably quickly, and you need to stay ahead
MedicAnimal co-founders Andrew Bucher and Ivan Retzignac on how the UK can produce more fast-growth tech companies