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Your Undivided Attention Podcast
January 3, 2020
Technology companies are locked in an arms race to seize your attention, and that race is tearing apart our shared social fabric. In this inaugural podcast from the Center for Humane Technology, hosts Tristan Harris and Aza Raskin will expose the hidden designs that have the power to hijack our attention, manipulate our choices and destabilise our real world communities.
Articles | Funding | Scaleup | Startup | Tech
How Biotech Startup Funding Will Change in the Next 10 Years
December 29, 2019
Back when Y Combinator was getting started about 10 years ago, Paul Graham wrote some essays that predicted the way startup fundraising would change in the next decade – accurately, it turns out. Jared Friedman, Partner at YC, noticed that raising money for a biotech or other life science company in 2019 looks a lot like raising money for a tech company 10 years ago. Since then, fundamental forces caused fundraising for tech companies to change dramatically and he believes that they
How To | Scaleup | Startup | Sustainability | Tech
Coping with Massive Growth
December 20, 2019
Massive growth is the dream of almost every startup, but it can be a nightmare if you’re not anticipating it. Recently, Ian McDonald (CTO in Residence at Microsoft) had a CTO call him and tell him that they were about to go from 2 million users to over 200 million users with a recently signed contract. They rang him as they were worried about the potential cost. Ian asked a couple of questions, and they both quickly realised that cost
How To | Marketing | Startup | Tech
An Introduction to App Store Optimisation (ASO)
November 29, 2019
The Google Play marketplace holds 2.5 million apps, and Apple App Store around 2 million. Considering the competition, you may wonder how to make sure your app gets noticed. What you need is ASO. To put it briefly, App Store Optimisation is the process of improving the visibility of your app on the marketplace by making it rank as close to the top in search results as possible. Fine-tuning your listing and getting better exposure gets you those all-important installs.
Marketing | Podcasts | Tech
The Starling Developer Podcast
November 26, 2019
Jason Maude, Starling Chief Technology Advocate, returns to present another set of six episodes talking about how technology at Starling is evolving and what they’re working on right now. The series features discussions with many Starling engineers as well as members of their fraud, data science, and executive teams and covers topics such as AI decision making, open banking, and how we can avoid falling into the legacy trap.
Reports | Tech | Wellbeing
How healthy is the internet?
November 12, 2019
Mozilla’s Foundation 2019 compilation of research and stories explains what’s key to a healthier internet across five issues, from personal experience to global concerns: is the internet safe? how open is it? who is welcome? who can succeed? who controls it?
Economy | Funding | How To | Reports | Scaleup | Startup | Tech
La French Tech ecosystem map
October 29, 2019
La French Tech has launched a Dealroom-powered French ecosystem map. Already covering 13K startups and much more, the objective is to become even more comprehensive and value-add for the entire tech industry.
Articles | Business Development | Startup | Tech
Partnering with corporates: how startups can gain the advantage
October 16, 2019
How tech companies can successfully partner with corporates has always been an increasingly interesting topic to follow in recent years. The last 18 months has been no exception, with a dramatic increase in corporates partnering with and investing in tech companies, so here is an update on the trends Silicon Valley Bank are seeing across the globe.
Funding | Reports | Scaleup | Startup | Tech
The State of European Tech 2018
September 27, 2019
It’s been another record year for investment in European tech and the sector is powering growth in Europe’s stagnant economy. Yet not everyone is benefitting from the boom. The gains are not being democratised by investors. Companies need to address diversity and inclusion tools and unlock hidden talent pools.
Articles | International | People & Culture | Startup | Tech
Remote First: The New Way to Build Companies
September 23, 2019
As software eats the world and every industry becomes a tech industry, demand for skilled engineers has skyrocketed. Local supply simply cannot keep up. As a result, it is more costly and challenging to start a tech company in the Bay Area than ever before. Retention rates are reduced, even for the very best companies.
Diversity | How To | Inclusivity | Scaleup | Startup | Tech
605 women in the UK who could speak at your tech event
September 20, 2019
This is just a tiny sample of the thousands of women working in tech in the UK, including startup founders, vendor executives, CIOs, security experts, developers, technologists, lawyers and academics.
Articles | Diversity | Inclusivity | Tech
Seven women changing the face of Scotland’s tech scene
September 4, 2019
This year’s Women in Tech Scotland event in Edinburgh celebrated the growing number of women leading the way in Scotland’s digital sector. Here are seven of the most prominent ones providing role models for others to follow.