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iContract, the platform serving a burgeoning freelance workforce, launches its crowdfunding campaign

A unique online platform connecting professional contractors with recruiters and employers, iContract was launched in 2017 to disrupt the saturated contractor recruitment industry and...

Digital and Culture Secretary urges businesses and charities to prepare for stronger data protection...

Data out today shows fewer than half of businesses and charities are aware of new data laws. Awareness in construction and manufacturing sectors...

Countingup the first challenger bank to focus on UK sole traders

Countingup the first challenger bank to focus on UK sole traders The January rush to file a tax return will become a thing of the...

Sports tech trends for 2018

Rebecca Hopkins, CEO of the Sports Technology Awards Group, talks to us about the industry and reveals her thoughts on what to look out for...

22X Fund launches first-ever digital token for start-up investors

A whole new way to win at start-up investing What happens when you throw together 30 global tech start-ups into the hotbed of Silicon Valley...

Carsten Brinkschulte, CEO at mobile core network software start-up, Core Network Dynamics

Core Network Dynamics (CND) is at the heart of the mobile industry. CEO Carsten Brinkschulte talks to us about the core network space, which...

London theatre app Stagedoor raises £350k

The creators of the ‘IMDB for theatre’ receive 175% of initial target, thanks to the support of users Stagedoor, the most comprehensive and innovative guide...

New Awards for Sports Tech Start Ups launches

New Awards for Sports Tech Start Ups Launches Sports Technology Awards ‘Start Ups’ Celebrate ‘Innovation from Inception’ The Sports Technology Awards Group has today (17th January)...

Rebecca Hopkins, Founder of the Sports Technology Awards, on extending the awards to start-ups

Rebecca Hopkins, founder of the Sports Technology Awards, spoke to us about the decision to reward innovation and excellence from start-up companies in particular....

Kayleigh Bateman, Head of WeAreTechWomen, on driving gender parity within the tech sector

In December, we featured the TechWomen50 Awards 2017, the first to recognise emerging female talent in the tech world. The awards were launched by WeAreTechWomen...