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TCiPad March 2015

TCiPad bumper edition out now

TechCityinsider’s first iPad edition of 2015 is out now – and it’s a bumper edition. TCiPad (as we like to call it) is available totally free on subscription via Apple Newsstand.

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Mike Berry

Time to celebrate and reward digital talent

In April, digital staffing agency Aquent/Vitamin T runs its first-ever Talent Awards, as part of its effort to celebrate the amazing talent that exists in the digital creative sector. UK country manager Mike Berry explains.

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Tom Hatton

Hatton arrives with great references

TECHCITYINSIDER100: RefME is a reference generator tool that automates writing bibliographies. In under two years the startup has added 500,000 users – and a big funding announcement is imminent. Co-founder Tom Hatton tells us how he plans to take on Google.

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Fabio Torlini

Torlini the WP Engine driver

TECHCITYINSIDER100: WP Engine offers users of the world’s dominant content management system fast and secure add-ons. The company, founded by a US blogger five years ago, has now opened up to the London startup market. We meet European MD Fabio Torlini.

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Russ Shaw

Why UK tech needs migrant talent

Rules on immigration should be loosened to allow more people with specialist technology skills to come to the UK – according to the Home Office-sponsored Migration Advisory Committee. Russ Shaw welcomes the recommendation as common sense.

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arthurs seat edinburgh

Edinburgh’s new bridges built in code

TECH NATION: Edinburgh has quietly been staking its claim as one of the UK’s leading clusters for financial and education technology startups. Jamie Coleman of CodeBase offers an overview from the Scottish capital.

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Sherry Coutu landscape

Coutu offers angel investor wisdom

TECH FUNDAMENTALS: Sherry Coutu has invested in over 50 companies and also holds investments in four VC firms. She told us which tech startups pique her interest – and what tech issues keep her awake at night.

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Rahul Parekh

EatFirst brings fresh meals in a flash

TECHCITYINSIDER100: EatFirst, Rahul Parekh’s superfast food delivery service, offers east London diners healthy meals they can collect kerbside in just 15 minutes. He tells us just how he manages to get good food out so fast

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Faisal Butt

Pi Labs names London proptech cohort

TECHCITYINSIDER100: Property technology accelerator Pi Labs has just announced the first cohort of five startups joining its new Second Home HQ in east London – and has launched a Seedrs campaign alongside. Co-founder and chief executive Faisal Butt explains all.

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Check-Your-Food

Check Your Food helps healthy choices

Brighton-based food startup Check Your Food guides users towards healthy diet choices – and right now it’s crowdfunding. Co-founder Matt Wright explains how tech and data are aiding the mission.

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