Innovation & tech posts

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

18 November 09
4 minute read

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.

18 August 31
3 minute read

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 !

18 August 14
4 minute read

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.

18 July 27
3 minute read

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.

18 June 28
4 minute read

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.

18 March 22
14 minute read

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.

18 February 27
5 minute read

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.