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This week we spoke with Robin Tombs, CEO of Yoti, the startup that is revolutionising the way we verify our identity, a simple mobile solution that can be used anywhere from nightclubs to supermarkets! First can you tell us a bit about your job?  What does your company do? I’m …
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One of our top tech cities Barcelona is kicking off the Mobile World Congress (MWC) covering all the latest in tech, smartphones and tech buzzwords VR and AR. However, what’s really caught our eye though is the comeback of the Nokia 3310! Millennial’s rejoice for the iconic, indestructible, snake playing handset that …
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The Consumer Electronics show aka CES is one of the largest trade shows across the globe annually held in Las Vegas, bringing together developers, manufacturers, investors, media and many more. With the first show dating back all the way to 1967, it’s safe to say technology has changed a little …
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The olympics represents the best sporting talent from around the world, it is also the platform to showcase the latest advancements in technology. Technology and sports have long been interconnected and the development of wearable technology has propelled technology in the sports arena even further into the mainstream. And the 2016 …
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With only three days to go until the most prestigious tennis tournament kicks off we’ve taken a look at the cutting edge sports technology being used behind the scenes at Wimbledon. The All England Lawn Tennis Club (AELTC) has long been in partnership with IBM to bring the latest technologies …
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The retail space has increasingly entered the realm of online, with the number of consumers spending online often increasing month on month. The Office for National Statistics reported a 21.5% rise in online spending last month compared to the same time last year. But it isn’t just the convenience of …
instagram, global-m, tech, london, startups

Last week Instagram made the announcement that the number of its users now amounted to over half a billion, with more than 300 million accessing the photo sharing app every single day. Instagram, which launched in 2010 was destined to succeed with 25,000 people downloading the app on its very …
london, tech, startups, global-m

With two days to go, the Brexit debate is down to the wire, with employment and immigration major issues for both sides. Perhaps what is often overlooked though is how these two issues will impact on the UK technology startup scene for whom employment from the EU is critical.   …
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More than a million refugees crossed into Europe in 2015, and the UNHCR has predicted that since the beginning of 2016 more than 135,000 people have made the treacherous journey by sea into Europe. A global response has been difficult to coordinate and in parts slow in its efforts to …
apple, app store, global-m, tech, london, startups

Days before its Worldwide Developer Conference Apple announced a complete overhaul of the App Store, with the aim of improving the experience for both developers and consumers alike. Major announcements included introducing ads, subscription based services and increasing the review time for developers.   With users spending more than $20 …