Slanted Theory's Public Room VR demo lets teams get a grip on data - literally

SLANTED THEORY'S PUBLIC ROOM VR DEMO LETS TEAMS GET A GRIP ON DATA - LITERALLY

Two years ago we wrote about how Sheffield-based VR and AR solutions builder Slanted Theory is building the future of data visualisation...

Introducing the 23 companies selected to join Tech Nation's 2019 Fintech programme

INTRODUCING THE 23 COMPANIES SELECTED TO JOIN TECH NATION'S 2019 FINTECH PROGRAMME

It is our great pleasure to announce the new cohort of early-stage scaleups joining the second instalment of Tech Nation's Fintech...

 
 
 
Double points week - unlock mentoring and workspace as you learn new skills

DOUBLE POINTS WEEK - UNLOCK MENTORING AND WORKSPACE AS YOU LEARN NEW SKILLS

This week, for the first time ever, we are offering double points for each course you complete on the Digital Business Academy. So,...

How Allia's Future Business Centre coworking spaces are making a mark

HOW ALLIA'S FUTURE BUSINESS CENTRE COWORKING SPACES ARE MAKING A MARK

Allia is an independent nonprofit that was founded in Cambridge two decades ago. In its own words, the organisation started up to support...

 
 
 
From NASA hackathons to building pipeline: how Tech Exeter is driving digital in Devon

FROM NASA HACKATHONS TO BUILDING PIPELINE: HOW TECH EXETER IS DRIVING DIGITAL IN DEVON

TechExeter are community groups, driven by a passionate volunteer leadership team. Entirely self-funded as a CIC , it champions all...

‘When our AI first engineered a car part, it was so scary I couldn't sleep for days'

‘WHEN OUR AI FIRST ENGINEERED A CAR PART, IT WAS SO SCARY I COULDN'T SLEEP FOR DAYS'

When it comes to the automotive industry and 3D printing, Revannth Narthama Murugesan has more experience than most 24-year-olds. The...

 
 
 
We Build Bots uses AI to power up customer service for the public sector

WE BUILD BOTS USES AI TO POWER UP CUSTOMER SERVICE FOR THE PUBLIC SECTOR

Established in August 2017 and headquartered in Cardiff, We Build Bots is a multi-award-winning customer service automation startup...

Harry Potter and the Angel Investment

HARRY POTTER AND THE ANGEL INVESTMENT

With one of the most recognisable startup brand names in the wizarding world, Weasley's Wizard Wheezes saw the kind of hockey stick...

 
 
 
20-year-old founder wants student accommodation to be ‘as easy as booking a holiday'

20-YEAR-OLD FOUNDER WANTS STUDENT ACCOMMODATION TO BE ‘AS EASY AS BOOKING A HOLIDAY'

Finding and booking student accommodation can often be a painful and expensive process, according to 20-year-old entrepreneur Lydia...

Scaling up north: Panintelligence's mission to democratise data analytics

SCALING UP NORTH: PANINTELLIGENCE'S MISSION TO DEMOCRATISE DATA ANALYTICS

Zandra Moore is a well-known face from the local Yorkshire tech ecosystem, heading up Panintelligence , a tech company based in Leeds. Panintelligence...

 
 
 
Kuldea is the ‘Skyscanner for furniture' that helps make a house a home

KULDEA IS THE ‘SKYSCANNER FOR FURNITURE' THAT HELPS MAKE A HOUSE A HOME

Startups are often formed when entrepreneurs can't find a solution to a problem they're facing, prompting them to set up a company....

US and Asian investment in UK tech skyrockets

US AND ASIAN INVESTMENT IN UK TECH SKYROCKETS

The UK tech sector has attracted more foreign investment in the first seven months of 2019 than it did during the whole of last year,...

 
 
 
Money SPINR: SaaS startup's plan to grab slice of $25bn data integration pie

MONEY SPINR: SAAS STARTUP'S PLAN TO GRAB SLICE OF $25BN DATA INTEGRATION PIE

This interview was landed by Mo Aldalou , our Entrepreneur Engagement Manager for the North West. If you'd like your business be profiled,...

50 digital tech meetups in Leeds to attend and follow

50 DIGITAL TECH MEETUPS IN LEEDS TO ATTEND AND FOLLOW

Collaboration and connections can quite literally be found around the corner if you work in Leeds' digital tech sector. The city centre...

 
 
 

WHAT IS A SCALEUP?

When you enter the tech world, you soon become exposed to a whole new range of terminology used within the tech ecosystem. From the...

Hark Hack: How a hackathon can help to start a career

HARK HACK: HOW A HACKATHON CAN HELP TO START A CAREER

Leeds-based tech startup Hark specialises in preventing failures before they occur, reducing waste energy and increasing yield. The...

 
 
 

HERE'S WHAT TECH NATION TALKS SAID ABOUT DIGITAL TECH WHERE YOU ARE

In May we embarked on Tech Nation Talks, an 11-date tour of the UK. At our series of events, more than 1,000 attendees heard how scaleups...

THE FOUNDER RESHUFFLE - APPOINTING THE TECH CABINET OF THE UK

As Britain transitions to a new Prime Minister and is installing a new ministerial top tier, we imagined our fantasy Cabinet, made...

 
 
 
DigitalBridge founder sets sights on US market after £3m Series A

DIGITALBRIDGE FOUNDER SETS SIGHTS ON US MARKET AFTER £3M SERIES A

The founder of Manchester-based DigitalBridge says taking on VC funding was crucial to the company's ambitious plans of expanding to...

Meet the Norwich company building chatbots for global brands

MEET THE NORWICH COMPANY BUILDING CHATBOTS FOR GLOBAL BRANDS

Tech is increasingly used by businesses to automate work and free up time for employees to focus on less mundane tasks. Enter Norwich-based...

 
 
 



Google Pixel 4 - what's the release date and will it have 5G?

Google Pixel 4 - what's the release date and will it have 5G?

GOOGLE has officially unveiled its new Pixel smartphone, the Pixel 4, which promises to respond to AI queries even faster than before. But when is the gadget available for... Read more ...

David de Dea injury: Will Man Utd goalkeeper be fit to play Liverpool?

David de Dea injury: Will Man Utd goalkeeper be fit to play Liverpool?

David de Dea came off injured during Spain's Euro 2020 qualifier with Sweden - but will the Manchester United goalkeeper be fit to face Liverpool this weekend? Read more ...

Switzerland v Republic of Ireland team-news: Aaron Connolly starts crucial...

Switzerland v Republic of Ireland team-news: Aaron Connolly starts crucial Euro 2020 qualifier as Alan Browne also comes in

AARON CONNOLLY will start Ireland's Euro 2020 qualifier against Switzerland this evening. The 19-year-old made his senior debut as a sub against Georgia on Saturday and will... Read more ...

Eddie Nketiah bags hat-trick as Callum Hudson-Odoi steals show in England...

Eddie Nketiah bags hat-trick as Callum Hudson-Odoi steals show in England U21 rout

ENGLAND U21S 5-1 AUSTRIA U21s: Chelsea whizkid Hudson-Odoi was in unstoppable form at Stadium:mk Read more ...

Here's everything Google just announced at its big Pixel event

Here's everything Google just announced at its big Pixel event

Google held a big event on Tuesday, where it unveiled its new Pixel 4 smartphone, new Nest smart home devices, and a refreshed Pixelbook , among other devices. Here's a closer... Read more ...

Google Nest Mini vs Google Home Mini: what's new with the latest Google...

Google Nest Mini vs Google Home Mini: what's new with the latest Google smart speaker?

The Google Nest Mini has officially been unveiled as the successor to the company's most affordable smart speaker, the Google Home Mini. Launched in 2017, the original Google... Read more ...

Bulgaria captain Ivelin Popov embarrassed by fans' racist abuse in England...

Bulgaria captain Ivelin Popov embarrassed by fans' racist abuse in England thrashing

Bulgaria captain Ivelin Popov admitted he felt embarrassed by the actions of his country's fans in the disgraceful scenes in Monday night's Euro 2020 qualifying clash against... Read more ...

Man Utd suffer David De Gea injury blow just days before Liverpool Premier...

Man Utd suffer David De Gea injury blow just days before Liverpool Premier League clash

Manchester United goalkeeper David De Gea has suffered an injury just days before the club's Premier League showdown with Liverpool. Read more ...

: Callum Hudson-Odoi scores two brilliant goals on England U21 duty

: Callum Hudson-Odoi scores two brilliant goals on England U21 duty

Callum Hudson Odoi was on England U21 duty tonight, and he's made a brilliant return to action. You can see the goals here, courtesy of BT Sport: Brilliant from England... Read more ...

Jordan Henderson explains why England played on amid racist abuse and hails...

Jordan Henderson explains why England played on amid racist abuse and hails Tyrone Mings

Jordan Henderson has opened up on the reason England players didn't walk off against Bulgaria, despite suffering racist abuse. Read more ...