The Effect of Software People on Telco – Updated

On June 18, 2014, Posted by , In News, By ,,, , With No Comments

This is a long overdue follow up to a presentation I gave back in March looking at the Startup Disruption in Telco. That talk was from the perspective of the startup / entrepreneur. This talk is from the perspective of the Telco. Some of the content is reused from the…

Startup Disruption in Telco

On March 8, 2014, Posted by , In Frontpage Slideshow, By ,,, , With No Comments

Last July I wrote a post and deck called ‘The Effect of Software People on Telco’. It was pretty well received, getting some 4,200 views on Slideshare over the past 7 months. I needed to update it to reflect the constantly moving landscape and add new data, however I found…

HashBang meets Bardowl

On August 22, 2012, Posted by , In HashBang.TV, By ,,,, , With No Comments

The lastest episode of HashBang.TV is out. As always, visit hashbang.tv for more HashBang goodness…

HashBang.TV “Get the knowledge on Hailo Cab” [VIDEO]

On May 16, 2012, Posted by , In HashBang.TV, By ,,,, , With No Comments

Russ and Gary join the boys to tell the Hailo Hollywood script style story – learn how three cabbies came up with the idea in a Covent Garden coffee shop, launched and spread the word amongst the London Black Cab community, and went on to raise one of the largest…

My lastest iPhone Photo Infographic

On March 31, 2012, Posted by , In News, By ,,,, , With No Comments

It’s been a while since I last wrote about PhotoStats, the cool iPhone app that crunches all the data about your photos into a neat infographic. Here’s my updated stats: You can get the app here.

Write up of MUSIC Tech Pitch 4.5

On March 28, 2012, Posted by , In News, By ,,,,,, , With 2 Comments

Last night I had the pleasure of being asked to sit on the judging panel for MUSIC Tech Pitch 4.5 held at EMI’s London office. This was the second music focused pitching event organised by 2Pears.  The evening was opened by Andria Vidler, CEO of EMI Music UK & Ireland….

Popcorn Horror App Aims To Change Way Movies Are Made

On March 14, 2012, Posted by , In News, By ,,, , With No Comments

The idea of short form video content on mobile has been around for about a decade, but the secret to success content business is always the quality of the content, an audience, and a business model. A new start up from Glasgow may have cracked the model. Popcorn Horror is…

App Circus London Write Up #appcircus #apps #mobile #yam cc @appcircus @techhub

On November 17, 2011, Posted by , In News, By ,,,, , With No Comments

Last night I had the pleasure of sitting on the judging panel for App Circus London, hosted in TechHub. Here is a quick run down of the results and a few of the notes I made about each pitch.   WINNER: EchoEcho This is a social location app which solves…

And Apple announce… a major anti climax… #apple #iphone #yam

On October 4, 2011, Posted by , In News, By ,,, , With No Comments

So the whole worlds tech press (and a lot of its consumer press as well to be fair) were gazing towards Cupertino for the latest Apple product announcement. No one does geek showbiz like Apple. Facebook’s recent #F8 was testament to that. The blogosphere has been alight with rumours of…

Sneak peak of Windows 8 App Store

On September 14, 2011, Posted by , In News, By ,, , With No Comments

via businessinsider.com From Silicon Alley Insider, shots of the upcoming Windows 8 app store. From the design it looks like it will work across desktop and mobile. Its an edgy design, could be a risk it dates quickly, although the individual app catalogue page entries are a little more vanilla.