MEET OUR NEWEST BOARD MEMBERS

Four leading figures in the UK tech community have joined Tech Nation's Board as we ramp up our work to bolster the UK's tech sector...

RISING STARS 3.0 JUDGE ED PRIOR: ‘FOUNDERS NEED TO BE AGILE NOW MORE THAN EVER'

Ed Prior is an investment banker for GP Bullhound, one of the leading technology advisory and investment firms. His expertise in raising...

 
 
 

WHERE TO EXPAND INTERNATIONALLY

While regional lockdowns have turned virtual experiences into the new normal, there's no real substitute for scaling companies looking...

Introducing: The 31 companies selected for Fintech 3.0

INTRODUCING: THE 31 COMPANIES SELECTED FOR FINTECH 3.0

Today we are excited to announce the 31 companies selected to join Fintech 3.0, our growth programme for the best and brightest UK...

 
 
 

LEEDS DIGITAL FESTIVAL DIRECTOR: COLLABORATION ‘KEY' TO ‘RECORD-BREAKING' ONLINE FESTIVAL

The director of Leeds Digital Festival has hailed the city's tech sector's collaborative effort in helping the festival organise a...

Unlocking Global Tech: what does the UK offer international founders looking to expand?

UNLOCKING GLOBAL TECH: WHAT DOES THE UK OFFER INTERNATIONAL FOUNDERS LOOKING TO EXPAND?

What does the UK have to offer founders of international digital tech companies looking to expand? Quite a lot, as it happens - the...

 
 
 

APPLICATIONS ARE NOW OPEN FOR TECH NATION'S FLAGSHIP GROWTH PROGRAMMES

Today we are delighted to open applications for our three flagship growth programmes: Rising Stars 3.0, Upscale 6.0 and Future Fifty...

LAUNCHED TODAY: THE FINTECH PLEDGE THAT WILL FURTHER STRENGTHEN UK'S FINTECH SECTOR

Today we are excited to announce the launch of the Fintech Pledge , developed by the Fintech Delivery Panel with support from HM Treasury....

 
 
 

30 STARTUPS AND SCALEUPS TO REPRESENT UK TECH AT NODE BY SLUSH THIS AUTUMN

In collaboration with the Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport and the Department for International Trade, we will be selecting...

Meet Yoyo, the 20-year-old KodyPay founder looking to revolutionise mobile payments

MEET YOYO, THE 20-YEAR-OLD KODYPAY FOUNDER LOOKING TO REVOLUTIONISE MOBILE PAYMENTS

Covid-19 is changing the mobile payments landscape, with cash no longer king for wary consumers who are switching to contactless payments...

 
 
 
UK tech jobs bounce back after lockdown

UK TECH JOBS BOUNCE BACK AFTER LOCKDOWN

Over the last three months, recruitment for tech jobs has quickly recovered from the inevitable slump during lockdown. In fact, according...

Introducing: The 30 companies joining Net Zero 1.0

INTRODUCING: THE 30 COMPANIES JOINING NET ZERO 1.0

Today we are excited to announce the 30 companies chosen to join Net Zero 1.0. The Net Zero growth programme is the very first in the...

 
 
 
Ufurnish.com is helping people create their dream home during Covid-19

UFURNISH.COM IS HELPING PEOPLE CREATE THEIR DREAM HOME DURING COVID-19

As a child, Deirdre McGettrick would cut homeware products out of the Argos catalogue and glue them to hand-drawn floor plans to create...

UNLOCKING GLOBAL TECH REPORT REVEALS 68% GROWTH IN UK GLOBAL TECH EXPORTS, & 35% FURTHER GROWTH PREDICTION BY 2025

Today, we are delighted to launch our Unlocking Global Tech Report assessing the value of UK digital tech exports and exploring the...

 
 
 
Around the world in 12 hours

AROUND THE WORLD IN 12 HOURS

What would you learn if you could travel the world and meet leading tech players in Australia, Singapore, UK, France, Germany, The...

LAWTECHUK CHOOSES DELIVERY PARTNERS FOR LAWTECH SANDBOX AND SME DISPUTE RESOLUTION PLATFORM

LawtechUK, the government-backed initiative powered by Tech Nation to help transform the UK legal sector through technology, has today...

 
 
 

SELLING THROUGH A DOWNTURN

With the UK officially entering a recession, it's abundantly clear that the next few months, and perhaps even years, are going to be...

How Neurovalens moved to remote clinical trials during Covid-19

HOW NEUROVALENS MOVED TO REMOTE CLINICAL TRIALS DURING COVID-19

With signs of a second wave of Covid-19 hitting Europe, there is a need for digital tech company founders to remain resilient. Amid...

 
 
 

“BECOMING A PART OF THE UK TECH SCENE WAS A LIFE-CHANGING EXPERIENCE”

Originally from Argentina, Alejandro is a tech founder. He holds a B.S in Computer Science and has extensive experience in technology,...

Unlocking growth: How The Data Shed scaled its team during Covid-19

UNLOCKING GROWTH: HOW THE DATA SHED SCALED ITS TEAM DURING COVID-19

It has been a busy year for The Data Shed. Based in Leeds, the data services company helps other businesses access and interrogate...

 
 
 



Manchester City 2-5 Leicester: Jamie Vardy scores hat-trick as Foxes secure...

Manchester City 2-5 Leicester: Jamie Vardy scores hat-trick as Foxes secure impressive win

MARTIN SAMUEL AT THE ETIHAD STADIUM: Only three hat-tricks have ever been scored against teams managed by Pep Guardiola - and Jamie Vardy now has two of them. Read more ...

Andy Murray falls at first French Open hurdle with bruising Stan Wawrinka defeat

Andy Murray falls at first French Open hurdle with bruising Stan Wawrinka defeat

Andy Murray was knocked out of the French Open first round by Stan Wawrinka. Read more ...

Little Mix's Leigh-Anne Pinnock left in tears after 'overwhelming' audition

Little Mix's Leigh-Anne Pinnock left in tears after 'overwhelming' audition

Little Mix star Leigh-Anne Pinnock resonated with contestant Jordan, after being told she'd never make it in the music industry Read more ...

Joaquin Phoenix and Rooney Mara ‘welcome a baby boy named River' after...

Joaquin Phoenix and Rooney Mara ‘welcome a baby boy named River' after actor's late brother

Joaquin Phoenix and Rooney Mara have become parents Joaquin Phoenix and Rooney Mara have reportedly welcomed a baby son named River, according to a close friend. The happy... Read more ...

Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang calls Houssem Aouar to Arsenal

Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang calls Houssem Aouar to Arsenal

Arsenal captain Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang has this evening revealed his hope that the club eventually secure a deal for Lyon star Houssem Aouar. Arsenal's Aouar chase Recent... Read more ...

Chris Hughes throws support behind ex Jesy Nelson as he tunes into ‘sick...

Chris Hughes throws support behind ex Jesy Nelson as he tunes into ‘sick show' Little Mix: The Search

Chris Hughes throws support behind ex-girlfriend Jesy Nelson as he watches Little Mix: The Search Chris Hughes has proved there's no bad blood between him and his... Read more ...

Gwyneth Paltrow poses completely naked to celebrate her 48th birthday

Gwyneth Paltrow poses completely naked to celebrate her 48th birthday

Gwyneth Paltrow took the meaning of 'birthday suit' very literally as she stripped completely naked to celebrate her 48th birthday on Sunday Read more ...

Laurence Fox's new party to ‘fight culture wars' has already raised huge...

Laurence Fox's new party to ‘fight culture wars' has already raised huge £5m, actor claims

LAURENCE FOX'S new political party has already raised a huge £5million, the outspoken actor has claimed. Read more ...

500,000 sharks could be killed for use in coronavirus vaccine

500,000 sharks could be killed for use in coronavirus vaccine

Sharks are slaughtered for squalene, a natural oil made in their liver Half a million sharks could be slaughtered to obtain an ingredient used in coronavirus vaccines... Read more ...

Holly Willoughby is tricked into believing Piers Morgan is dead by cruel prank

Holly Willoughby is tricked into believing Piers Morgan is dead by cruel prank

This Morning presenter Holly Willoughby was tricked into believing that Piers Morgan was dead after cruel pranksters contact her. Read more ...