NewsCred, a marketing technology firm that creates and licenses editorial content for businesses, was today valued at an estimated £120 million after it raised £15 million to expand in London.
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Friday 10 January 2014
Some tech billionaires are now celebrities on a par with movie stars, so it seems only fitting that HBO should give the Bay Area tech industry its own show along the lines of Entourage.
Friday 06 December 2013
New measures to stimulate growth of London's digital sector coincide with the third birthday of the government backed Tech City
Tuesday 19 November 2013
Amazon is taking on Netflix by creating new comedies based on viewer feedback
Thursday 14 November 2013
Ephemeral media removes the burden of a lasting digital archive (without ads) - which could potentially conflict with Facebook's format
Tuesday 01 October 2013
The D-Central would create secure, portable networks around a quarter of a mile in size
Wednesday 28 August 2013
Staff can only pursue their own ideas on top of their punishing formal schedules
Wednesday 14 August 2013
Film buffs fight to keep tweeters and bloggers who use tech silent
Cathedrals to an internet age: Google’s new Kings Cross HQ is among the more outlandish designs by online giants
Thursday 04 July 2013
Not so much vaulted ceilings and soaring towers, the British headquarters that Google means to build just north of Kings Cross Station will be more of a soil-hugging affair. To be made of steel, glass and laminated timber with designs meant to echo the industrial heritage of the area, the building will rise only to 11 storeys at its highest but will stretch 330 metres from end to end. That’s longer that the Shard is tall.
Wednesday 19 June 2013
Google has asked the US Foreign Intelligence Surveillance (FISA) court to allow it to publish details of the number of data requests made by a secretive body, invoking the first amendment in a legal challenge that is aimed at easing concern among users following recent revelations regarding the activities of the National Security Agency.
Tuesday 18 June 2013
Necrophilia and bestiality are illegal but pornography depicting rape scenes is not
Silicon Valley’s finest minds to brainstorm ideas on the 'humanitarian super highway' in the sky en route to London
Monday 03 June 2013
US West Coast’s entrepreneurs to use 11-hour flight from San Francisco to London to brainstorm ideas for making the world a safer place
Nicola Mendelsohn gets top Facebook job as head of European operations – so can she pack it into a four-day week?
Tuesday 07 May 2013
She is successful, driven and widely respected in the advertising and media worlds. But the British woman who was given the helm of Facebook Europe is unusual for another reason – her insistence on working a four-day week.
Tom Hodgkinson: 'Every time we upload a thought or a photo, we give our creativity to the digital overlords'
Sunday 05 May 2013
Why are we so poor? My idea when I was young was that one day I'd turn into a member of the Idle Rich, or the Idle Comfortable at the very least. I would make a living from my own vita contemplativa. But this didn't happen. Instead, I find myself a member of a quite different class, the Busy Poor. I work my butt off writing, teaching, organising events.
Thursday 28 March 2013
The formation of the group is expected to be announced in the next few weeks and is thought to have a goal of raising $50m to campaign for political reform on immigration and education issues.
Tuesday 19 March 2013
Outlook It's not often that shares in Arm Holdings finish the day in negative territory, although the fall is understandable enough. Its chief executive Warren East caught more than a few people on the hop by announcing his resignation.
If I’m being racially abused I don’t need a stranger with a saviour complex to rescue me
The only black face in the Ukip manifesto is on the page about overseas aid
Ukip is the only main political party to not address LGBT rights in its manifesto
Food banks: One million Britons will soon be using them, according to Trussell Trust
Religion isn't growing, it is becoming vigorous in its demise, says philosopher AC Grayling
BBC election debate: The one photo that summed up the whole 90-minute leaders debate
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