London tech news & analysis


What is FireChat and why is everyone talking about it?

Wed, 1 Oct 2014

The new messaging app has some interesting features…

Teen bends iPhone 6

Three big threats Apple faces this week Video

Tue, 30 Sep 2014

Last week we told you how Apple got royally stewed after $23bn was wiped off its value.

Mark Zuckerberg wealth rise

Mark Zuckerberg is now worth $34bn - this graph shows his amazing wealth rise

Tue, 30 Sep 2014

Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg is that 30-year-old over-achiever who makes everyone go “what the zuck”.

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Why is Facebook planning to launch HUGE drones?

Fri, 26 Sep 2014

It tracks your every move, sells your data and manipulates what you see. But Facebook is about to get a whole lot creepier with its plan to develop a fleet of giant drones.

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London tech insights & interviews

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Check out this series of inspirational debates and discussions in London, October 2014 - February 2015

From Alain du Botton to Google, The Midtown Big Ideas Exchange is well worth checking out

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Ajay Chowdhury: Understanding the secretive art of SEO - and how some companies have nailed it

Ajay Chowdhury, CEO of Seatwave discusses how London has become a hub for smart digital innovation

Apple Pay

Sophie Hobson: Forget the big iPhone and the watch. Apple Pay is the massive game-changer…

Apple’s biggest move at its launch event was the one with least fanfare

Russ Shaw

Russ Shaw: Why we must make the most of Britain’s coding revolution

The founder of Tech London Advocates and Mayor of London’s Tech Ambassador explains why we need kids who code


Three ways to make London a global tech hub, not a second-rate Silicon Valley

Does looking to America mean the London startup scene is missing a trick?

Shalini Khemka

Shalini Khemka: Emerging tech clusters must follow London’s lead to succeed

Shalini Khemka, founder & CEO, E2Exchange on what UK’s tech clusters need to succeed

Data, technology & computing

FinTech: what’s all the fuss about?

Currency Cloud’s Todd Latham on how 2014 is the year that FinTech becomes a teenager

Daniel Todaro, MD of Gekko

Daniel Todaro: Growth at Silicon Roundabout rivals Silicon Valley. How can we sustain it?

How can the UK tech scene overtake its rivals from across the pond?

London tech

Why tech companies are choosing Hackney over overpriced Clerkenwell and Farringdon

DeVono Property’s Adam Landau on London’s next tech hotspots

Smartphone kid

Harry Cockburn: Smartphones are conduits for misery. Why can’t we put them down?

Not sure what to do with your life? There’s an app for that

Drone business

Attack of the drones: These organisations are already patrolling our skies

From delivering sushi to beaming the internet into remote areas, who is using drones, and why?

Euro comes into force

Alessio Rastani: Why the euro is going to be trashed

The fastest way for Draghi to kickstart the economy is to trash the euro, says Alessio Rastani

Maryse Liburdi

She's boss of a $44m tech firm and advises the White House - meet Maryse LiburdiVideo

“The tech economy is poorly served by investment in the UK - and in the EU,” says the Pokeware CEO

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Piers Daniell: Why London needs fibre broadband

London’s ancient technology is holding businesses back

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E-GUIDE: Flexible working: The good manager's guidebook

Improve employee retention, motivation and productivity with our free in-depth guide

Doing business overseas

Why the future of work is with you, not the officeVideo

Cloud technology and business innovation means the best firms are working on the move

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