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The latest startup and SME news and opinions from Digital Risks.

1 Jun 2017
4 minute read

Blockchain – world-changing or overhyped?

Blockchain has burst into the public consciousness, tipped as an emerging technology that will change the world. Worth the hype? Find out what's really going on.

24 May 2017
4 minute read

Is your business ready for the new GDPR?

The new General Data Protection Regulations (GDPR) are into force. Here's an outline of your responsibilities, highlighting the key changes under the EU GDPR:

22 May 2017
4 minute read

What to do if you face a trade mark or copyright dispute

Copyright and IP disputes are on the rise - here's what you need to know if you face a trademark or copyright dispute.

18 May 2017
4 minute read

Inspirational UK co-founders and how they make it work

We look at the most successful UK based co-founders and how they make it work, providing inspiration on finding & building a successful co-founder relationship

17 May 2017
8 minute read

NHS WannaCry - What can small businesses learn?

The NHS cyber-attack and WannaCry virus – what happened, why & what can small businesses learn? Here are some steps you can take to minimise your vulnerability

8 May 2017
4 minute read

What insurance do fintech businesses need?

Starting a fintech business is not without its risks. Find out about the main types of insurance you should consider.

4 May 2017
3 minute read

The most controversial startups ever

Some entrepreneurs love to shock. Here's our pick of the most controversial — and in some cases, downright scary — start-ups ever!

27 Apr 2017
4 minute read

Five of the coolest machine learning start-ups right now

Machine learning has exploded in the last few years and is now widely regarded as one of the disruptive technologies. Here's 5 of the hottest start-ups!

20 Apr 2017
5 minute read

Digital Risks favourite start-ups of 2016

It was another awesome year for start-ups, with StartUp Britain estimating around 80 were created EVERY HOUR throughout 2016 Here's our pick of some of the best

19 Apr 2017
4 minute read

What contractors need to know about business insurance

Here's a quick guide to some of the policies you should consider if you're a contractor, and how to make sure you get the best cover to match your needs