From London Olympic site to ‘disruptive’ tech hub
Part of the former London 2012 Olympic site will be redeveloped as hub for creative and digital innovation and business. The three main buildings that once served as press and broadcast centers are to be converted into an innovation center, an auditorium and a space with a data center,... Read more
Tech accelerator aims to help ICT startups
Startups focused on innovations in big data, smart cities and the internet of things are being encouraged to seek support and funding from the tech accelerator Wayra. Applicants have from now until Feb. 23 to try out for one of around 50 spots at a Wayra Academy in Barcelona,... Read more
Twenty-one companies recently formed at the University of Edinburgh are meeting with potential investors today at the university’s Enterprise Expo 2009. The Enterprise Expo will showcase business ventures that emerged from the university’s labs and research groups in 2008. That figure is the highest number of firms created in... Read more
What’s the secret to high-tech startup success? One-time tech company founder Mark Goldenson offers some words of wisdom for cleantech entrepreneurs in an enlightening commentary titled, “10 lessons from a failed startup.” Goldenson and parter Dev Nag co-founded a firm awhile back called PlayCafe. The Internet television network for... Read more