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The Deep Thinker – An Interview With David Gammon

In conversation with David Gammon you listen intently, open-mouthed, brain scrambling as you struggle to keep pace as he educates you on cycling, spy novels, the future of the global economy, AI, Blockchain, the origins of thought… and everything in between. David is...

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Funderbeam teams up with Taizo Son for Asia expansion

Taizo Son’s investment fund Mistletoe will invest 2 million euros in startup bourse Funderbeam and work with the Estonian startup to take its offering to Japan and elsewhere in Asia-Pacific. Funderbeam launched last April the world’s first primary and secondary market...

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London-based Vantage Power closes £2.5m pre-Series A

Vantage Power, a London-based firm founded by two Imperial College graduates, has raised £2.5m in a pre-Series A round led by John Winter, the former CEO of Barclays Corporate Banking. The company, which manufactures hybrid systems for buses, also drew support from...

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Netronome – Prepare for Growing Infrastructure Challenges

Netronome – Prepare for Growing Infrastructure Challenges | NewsWatch Review from NewsWatch Television on Vimeo.   Global mobile traffic growth is projected to grow by 10X from 2017 to 2021, driven by video, gaming, data and IoT applications. If your...

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Focal Point Positioning wins CW Discovering Start-Ups 2016

Three innovative and exciting new tech businesses were named winners of the 7th annual CW (Cambridge Wireless) Discovering Start-Ups Competition, following passionate pitches from all the finalists at last night’s event sponsored and hosted by Deloitte in London. The...

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Crowdsurfer releases Crowdsurfer Pro

Crowdsurfer, the global data intelligence service for crowd finance, today announces the release of its next-­generation, online intelligence dashboard, Crowdsurfer Pro. The new version of the dashboard offers the most advanced way to analyse the crowd finance...

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mOm Incubators raises £630k

LONDON, UK (date) mOm (“mOm Incubators Ltd” or the “Company”) has raised £630,000 in seed funding from a prominent set of investors to further refine their revolutionary baby incubator. Led by MaSa Partners (a US-based impact fund) investors include Holly Branson (as...

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Privitar Raises £3m to Accelerate Growth

Privitar today announced that it has closed an additional £3M financing round from Illuminate Financial Management with follow-on investment from existing investors, including private capital group 24Haymarket and IQ Capital. Privitar operates at the intersection of...

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Planet Coaster Early-Bird Alpha 2 Available Today!

Terrain sculpting and coaster construction unlock the next level of creativity on the road to Q4 2016 release. Today we launched the second phase of Planet Coaster’s Early-Bird Alpha for PC, putting the most powerful creative tools ever designed for a simulation game...

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Elite Dangerous: Horizons Launches Today for Xbox One!

Elite Dangerous: Horizons adds a raft of amazing new elements to an already vast game – seamlessly extending gameplay to countless gigantic and scientifically accurate planetary surfaces, and unleashing players to fight, scavenge and explore with the high speed...

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Audio Analytic Announces Technical Partnership with Intel

Audio Analytic Ltd., world leader in acoustically connected things, is delighted to announce a technical partnership with Intel (www.intel.com). In November 2015 Intel laid out its vision for connected home in ‘Intel Smart Tiny House,’ a 210-square-foot ‘living lab’...

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6 reasons why crowd finance is here to stay

In the last few weeks, questions have been asked about the longevity of crowd finance. This has largely been prompted by events on the other side of the pond, where Lending Club and others have been making headlines, and Title III of the Jobs Act has not resulted in...

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Crowdsurfer announces new investment

Quickly following the recent news of incoming Chairman, Richard Baker, Crowdsurfer, the data intelligence service for crowd finance, announces today that it has secured more investment, bringing the total raised to date to £1.2M. The round (of an undisclosed amount)...

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Agilio Performance, Explained

By Robert Truesdell | Jun 6, 2016 In many of the discussions I have with potential Agilio users and customers, the following question frequently comes up: “What is different about the Agilio platform and architecture that allow it to outperform other server-based...

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Pekama secures investment from law firm Taylor Vinters

Taylor Vinters has invested in a start-up aiming to revolutionise the way lawyers collaborate with their clients. The Cambridge law firm has backed Pekama as part of an over-subscribed funding round which has just closed. Based at St John’s Innovation Centre,...

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Fleep launches 2.0

This week Fleep launched a new version of their messenger, there are three core improvements: Easy prioritization. We made several improvements to give you a better overview of your unread conversations, to make it easier for you to decide which conversation needs...

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RAoE reveals the latest batch of young inventors

A biodegradable tent, a magnetic gas bottle monitor, an inflatable incubator for premature babies, and a medical device for kidney dialysis have been hailed as the UK’s brightest inventions by young entrepreneurs. The Royal Academy of Engineering has named the UK’s...

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Privitar provides breakthrough in privacy technology

Enabling technology helps organisations secure and extend the use of private and sensitive information Data-centric solution goes beyond perimeter security to reduce organisations’ vulnerability to data breaches Utilises patented design for safe, privacy-preserving...

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Fleep is Wired's Startup of the Week

Everyone is trying to “fix” email. A team of former Skype employees believes it is well on the way to do just that, with messaging tool Fleep. “We are building a next generation messenger that we believe will replace email for most uses,” says...

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Fleep secures more than £500,000 in seed funding

The secure messenger app Fleep, designed by the team behind Skype, has secured €800,000 (£584,999) in further seed funding from Estonian and UK angels. The app has also updated its pricing model to make conversation history free and increased its free storage limit of...

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A Different Path to Entrepreneurship

Have you considered a career as an entrepreneur? Not everyone is made in the same way. Some thrive in education, some channel their talent creatively and others are born to be in business. David Gammon grew up around many successful entrepreneurs and their influence,...

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Funderbeam raises €500k

TALLINN, Estonia. May 26, 2015. Funderbeam, the subscription service for startup intelligence, has raised €500k from new and current angel investors, taking the two-year-old company to €1.1m in total funding. New investors include UK-based Rockspring, headed by David...

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3 Global Problems Addressable with Technology

Technology consists of two ingredients – invention and innovation. History suggests that the greatest technical advances have emerged as a result of either war or disaster. Connected to this is a great story about the motorcar. 1898 saw the first ever Global...

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