Food

Velocity: “Let’s Make Dining Out More Personal”

By | Jul 2, 2015 at 7:00 pm

Zia Yusuf and Alex Macdonald, longtime childhood friends, decided in 2014 that it was time to end the multitude of consumer frustrations in restaurants, something they had experienced firsthand. Though the question for them became how to solve this problem. The duo spent a…

Ecosystems

Are Startups Being Priced Out of London?

By | Mar 3, 2016 at 11:03 am

Britain was recently hailed by EY as the fintech capital of the world, while the 2015 Global Startup Ecosystem report ranked London as the world’s sixth leading tech cluster overall. The British capital has been recognized on more than one occasion as the “tech…

Ecosystems

Google for Entrepreneurs Brings Galvanize to Campus London

By | Jun 2, 2015 at 12:00 pm

Galvanize has long been focused on education, first and foremost, and in an effort to expand that mission they today announced that they’ll be expanding internationally. They’ll be launching data science courses at Campus London, Google’s startup and entrepreneur hub in East London, UK….

Startups & Apps

From Broadway to West End: TodayTix Expands to London

By | Jun 1, 2015 at 12:30 pm

The New York, NY-based TodayTix, the startup that offers users with a mobile app that lets them buy last-minute tickets to Broadway and Off-Broadway shows in NYC, announced earlier today that it is expanding its service to London’s West End. With the announcement of…

Culture

Your Brand Story Should Be Present in Every Part of your Organization

By | May 17, 2015 at 1:00 pm

Effective use of online branding can separate an industry leader from an organization that never quite fulfills its potential. It’s your way of communicating what you’re all about to your customers and distinguishing your company from the many competitors online. But in the drive…

Opinion/Analysis

How London Startups Are Dominating FinTech

By | Nov 25, 2015 at 12:30 pm

‘Where are all our billion-dollar companies?’ This is a conversation that has populated UK entrepreneurial conferences for the best part of the last 15 years. The US has bucket loads – Asia, too – but barring the few notable success stories (James Dyson, Richard…

Opinion/Analysis

A David VS Goliath Story: Revamping London’s Food Aggregator Industry

By | Apr 5, 2015 at 10:00 am

Picture the scene.  You’re a new restaurateur or takeaway provider and your food is awesome!  You set up your business to showcase your culinary expertise, engage with your clientele, build relationships, and most importantly your reputation and business.  Your food is good and you’re…

Gaming

There’s a Doctor Who Coding Game…But You Can’t Play It

By | Feb 4, 2015 at 6:30 pm

The Next Web reported on Monday that the BBC recently updated its online game The Doctor and the Dalek, which aims to teach kids the essentials of coding in an engaging, Gallifreyan fantasy. It also reported that the game will now be available on…

Business

The Vamp Gives Life to Your Old Tower Speakers

By | Jan 8, 2015 at 4:30 pm

By and large speaker technology is better today than it was twenty, even ten, years ago. But that hasn’t stopped large communities of audiophiles from decking out their sound room with giant tower speakers from the 80s, 90s, and 2000s; most of them, myself included,…

Business

How Smart Luggage Will Change How You Travel [Infographic]

By | Dec 15, 2014 at 11:00 pm

There are many ways technology is providing solutions for travel experiences to be smooth and hassle free. More companies are companies are creating smart luggages to give travelers piece of mind and control. Here is an infographic of how this particular business will change…

Mobile

Planning to Visit London? Don’t Miss These Apps!

By | Dec 11, 2014 at 2:36 pm

London, the capital of England and the United Kingdom, is the most visited city in the world, according to MasterCard Global Destination Cities Index. With a growth in visitors around 8%, with an estimated total of 18.69 million international visitors this year. It is…

Business

This Belt Can Charge Your Smartphone and Keep Your Pants Up

By | Nov 20, 2014 at 11:00 pm

Your smartphone battery can be a constant concern to your daily work-life. The wearable industry has come up with various ways to keep customers charges and in style. The whole idea is to incorporate something as mundane as charging your phone into something cool…

Business

The London Tech Boom: The New Silicon Valley

By | Nov 16, 2014 at 10:00 pm

Picture the most influential city in the world. What do you see? Lots of job opportunity? A media hub? A financial powerhouse? Which city is it? Most Americans would argue passionately for New York City, and for good reason. New York is home to…

Gear & Gadgets

Don’t Rush to Buy an iPhone 6 Before Considering the Contract

By | Oct 11, 2014 at 2:00 pm

All too many people only think about the cost of mobile phones, without also considering the true cost of the contracts they sign. Whenever a new, hot phone hits the market, plenty of people rush out to grab it without taking the time to…

Android

Touch Surgery is Improving Surgical Education Through Its Mobile App

By | Mar 7, 2014 at 4:00 pm

“There’s a global problem in central practice today when it comes to [surgical education],” says Jean Nehme, the CEO and one of the co-founders of Touch Surgery. “The way you learn surgery is: you see one, you do one, and then you teach one. But…

Challenge Cup

SocioTransit Is a Sustainable and Cost-Effective Way to Transport Products around the Globe

By | Mar 3, 2014 at 7:00 pm

Need an economical and safe way to send something to the other side of the world (or maybe just the other side of the state) and have some flexibility as to how and when it gets there? Perhaps SocioTransit can help you out. SocioTransit…

Web

Can Cloud Computing Take Your Startup to the Next Level?

By | Feb 9, 2014 at 5:22 pm

When used effectively, cloud computing can help take any business to a new level and help deliver a fresh competitive advantage. Here’s a look at some of the key benefits of cloud computing solutions: Improved security Let’s start by addressing the security concerns that many…

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