Innovation & tech posts
The latest startup and SME news and opinions from Digital Risks.
Enlightening Innovation | Startup Scene
We love seeing the startup industry grow, flourish and produce great news. To keep you in the loop of never-ending wonders, we gather the juiciest details about what's happening in the UK startup scene.
Our favourite celebrity startup investors
Working all hours to get your startup off the ground might not be the most glamorous lifestyle but if you’re lucky, your hard work might catch the eye of a real-life superstar. Here’s just a handful of our favourite celebrity angels !
Cash Flow - The Secret Killers
You might not be in business for the money - at least, not entirely. But cash - or a lack of it - can sure as hell finish you off, if you don’t manage it correctly.
5 of the most exciting edtech businesses right now
Edtech is one of the most vibrant sectors in the UK right now, having attracted a third (34%) of all the venture capital funding in Europe – that’s a cool £178m - across more than 1,200 companies. Here’s our pick of the most exciting edtech companies around.
8 super cool uses of AR and VR technology
Unless you’re into gaming, you’d be forgiven for thinking virtual and augmented reality (aka VR and AR) are a bit one-dimensional. However as it becomes easier to create the content to feed VR and AR, there are some surprising ideas being trialled, tested and implemented. Here are some that caught our attention.
Everything you need to know about IT contracting
Whether you’re an established IT contractor, or thinking of giving it a go, this guide covers off everything you need to know to make a success of it.
GDPR – an opportunity for disruption?
With just three months to go until GDPR become a reality, we wanted to share some success stories of those making GDPR work for them and, dare we say, even using it as a chance for disruption.