Prime Minister reveals £2.3bn in new funding, with around 1,600 jobs set to be created.
The U.K. voted in a General Election on Thursday. The result ends five years of coalition government, and ushers in five years of true blue Tory rule. Here’s a quick round up of a few of the tech issues and areas that are going to be in play over the course of this Parliament. Read More
A new venture capital fund for startups has been launched by the Mayor of London, aiming to boost the city’s already burgeoning startup scene. The new London Co-Investment Fund will supported by £25 million from the Mayor’s office and up to £60 million from six private sector partners,
Startups in Silicon Valley, the epicenter of the tech world, and the U.S. overall have seen an unprecedented amount of investment as consumers and businesses buy into more online services, and investors flock to fund the next big thing. But the ripples of that trend are being felt elsewhere,
“Startup businesses back the Conservatives,” screamed last week’s headline in The Guardian newspaper. In a move that feels somewhat unprecedented for the U.K.’s startup scene, which isn’t especially known for ‘doing politics’,
There’s another new startup fountain in town in India, after Helion Venture Partners announced its fourth fund worth $300 million. Read More
As the cream of Europe’s entrepreneurs filed into the beautifully lit room at a European tech conference late in 2012, picking up their champagne as they went, a VC leaned over to Welsey Chan of Google Ventures and asked: “Why one earth are you guys sponsoring these drinks?
You could be forgiven for thinking that Eventbrite, hot on the heels of its latest $60 million fund raise, has pretty much sewn up the long tail of event ticketing. Meanwhile,
The Europas Conference & Awards for European Tech Startups, on June 16 in London, is an annual celebration of Europe’s brightest tech companies. From a small bar in central London in 2009, it’s become a fixture of the European scene, with it’s highly curated daytime speakers and audience,
Amazon’s CEO Jeff Bezos once famously said that in order to be a $200 billion company, Amazon had to learn how to sell clothes and food. And while the company has been steadily growing the latter business with initiatives like Amazon Fresh,
The technology sector had a rough year in Washington. In the face of growing political spending, increasing economic might and stumbling government agencies, tech got nearly nothing it wanted in 2014.NSA reform died, as did copyright reform, and patent reform. Immigration reform? Kaput.
Law enforcement agencies from multiple European countries, together with the US, found the group using the GozNym malware.
The data is 'legal to disclose', watchdog says.
The company's stock surged.
How can you ensure that your API doesn’t fall victim to lazy design?
All marketers know the challenge of really understanding your customers.
To effectively leverage innovative technologies such as AI and IoT, a cloud platform must be a part of your infrastructure. If your business is not part of the 80 percent of businesses using the cloud, your strategy could be impeding company growth and cost savings.
Innovation in biometric technology to transform the conventional ways.
Software is often the weakest link which allows attackers to gain access to organisations and their data.
Going back to security basics could help prove a key business differentiator, says Symantec’s Darren Thomson.
Chinese firm due to begin trading again after paying $1.4bn fine.
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Android is gaining momentum via the budget end of the market, whereas Apple’s market share has actually declined slightly year-on-year.Read more: http://www.itproportal.com/2014/08/15/android-and-ios-dominate-smartphone-market-with-96-per-cent-share-combined/
An anonymous reader writes: Google and Amazon are both aggressively pursuing the cloud storage market, constantly increasing available storage space and constantly dropping prices. On its face, this looks great for the consumer — competition is a wonderful thing. Unfortunately,
由小岛秀夫为PlayStation主机打造的初代《合金装备（Metal Gear Solid）》游戏被无数人誉为经典，在当时颇为精致的3D画面，独特的潜入动作类型和深度的剧情，都将“Metal Gear系列（之前被称为燃烧战车）”推到了一个全新的高度。但是在次世代更迭中，这款经典一直未被重置。现在来自民间的开发团队宣布将用虚幻4引擎打造一款《合金装备：重制版》，由于版权问题这款游戏将被命名为《暗影摩西》。
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates — A team led by a 15-year-old pilot from England took first place Saturday in the World Drone Prix, a new contest hoping to take flight both in this Mideast country fascinated by the technology and with sports fans worldwide.
Two Turkish journalists have been sentenced to two years in prison for republishing a cover of French satirical magazine Charlie Hebdo with a cartoon of the Prophet Muhammad. SEE ALSO: Charlie Hebdo cover 1 year after attack: Religion is the murdererHikmet Cetinkaya and Ceyda Karan,