This weeks London Tech News – Land and Expand #26

On July 8, 2016, Posted by , In Land and Expand, By ,, , With No Comments

In the wake of Brexit there were a lot of articles this week attempting to make sense of the position the UK finds itself in, but rest assured that I have purposely avoided filling this weeks London Tech News with doom and gloom! As a reminder you can complete the…

This Weeks London Tech News – Land and Expand #25

On July 1, 2016, Posted by , In Land and Expand, By ,, , With No Comments

This weeks newsletter is the largest so far, no surprise considering the unrivaled events of Brexit. Various public sector organisations have been franticly surveying the UK’s tech community to try and make sense of the extraordinary outcome of the referendum, which seems to have caught business somewhat by surprise. You can complete the…

This Weeks London Tech News – Land and Expand #24

On June 23, 2016, Posted by , In News, By ,,,, , With No Comments

Well, what an eventful week. The UK will decide if it is in or out. Don’t worry, I won’t turn this into a political post, so will keep my personal opinion to myself 😉 This week was also London Tech Week. You have to tip your hat to the organisational…

The weeks London Tech News – Land and Expand Issue #23

On June 17, 2016, Posted by , In Land and Expand, By ,,, , With No Comments

Land and Expand issue 23 is ready to go! If you didn’t already know, Land and Expand is a weekly digest of London’s Tech News, delivered just in time for your weekend reading. It’s designed to save you time, allowing you to keep your finger on the pulse of what is happing…

Announcing the Land and Expand newsletter

On January 7, 2016, Posted by , In Frontpage Slideshow,News, By ,,, , With No Comments

Photo credit: Daniel Chapman New year, new projects. There is no question that I fell out of the blogging habit in 2015. One post in the entire year is a pretty poor showing. Sorry about that. Ideas have however been percolating in the background. One of the biggest challenges of…

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…

TechCity Insider – Crossing The Pond

On March 11, 2014, Posted by , In News, By , , With No Comments

I had the pleasure of recently participating in a podcast for TechCity Insider, hosted by Julian Blake. Take a listen here: The panel was made up of four startup execs who have made the leap to London on behalf of their US-based tech companies to share some of the lessons…

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…

Meet the teams at the DotForge Accelator, Sheffield, UK

On May 6, 2013, Posted by , In News, By ,,, , With No Comments

The latest installment of my jaunt meeting start ups across Europe took me to the Steel City, Sheffield, last week. The brand new and shiny DotForge Accelerator has just opened and assembled their first cohort of six teams. I went up as part of the initial wave of mentoring sessions….

The Next Web Startup Rally #TNW2013

On May 1, 2013, Posted by , In News, By , , With No Comments

Finally got a chance to write up the start up pitches I watched at The Next Web rally in Amsterdam last week. There were a lot of pitches! I didn’t get to see them all, but saw 17. Apologies to all those companies not included below, but this should give you…