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Frog Capital, a growth-stage VC business with a fund of €100m from a single European family, is the latest technology investor to feature in TechCityinsider’s Tech Fundamentals series.
TECH NATION: The Thinking Digital conference has just happened at Sage Gateshead – bringing together pioneers working in technology and beyond in a TED-style narrative format. TD chief Herb Kim, recently appointed executive chair of Tech North, talks to us.
TECHNATION200: Warblr is a new app that connects us better to nature, by identifying the species behind different birdsongs. Thought up by founder Florence Wilkinson on a woodland walk, what is a simple concept requires a lot of complex background technology.
TECHNATION200: Skignz is an augmented reality platform that uses geolocation to allow people to add a ‘skign’ – a sign in the sky – above any location, anywhere. The startup has just won the 2015 Thinking Digital startup contest. Co-founder Si Brown talks to us.
TECHNATION200: Ticketing platform KweekWeek offers an interactive listings guide for consumers, helping them find interesting goings-on in London and other European cities. It also makes it easier for organisers to manage their events. Co-founder Tina Mashaalahi explains.
DIGITAL SHOREDITCH 2015: In our final dispatch from London’s leading grassroots tech community event, you can catch up with interviews here from Makers Academy, Greenpeace, Ogilvy and more – as the festival reached the end of a busy week.
DIGITAL SHOREDITCH 2015: With a Conservative government now confirmed, and a cities devolution bill now imminent, Tech City UK chief executive Gerard Grech looks ahead to building the organisation’s Tech Nation agenda. He talked to us from Digital Shoreditch.
DIGITAL SHOREDITCH – DAY 4: Thursday focused on connection and connectors – the people working in digital and creative who are supporting and inspiring future generations and helping to grow the digital economy. Our video and audio interviews continue.