Budget 2021: Contactless Limit Raised To £100

Budget 2021. Debit card contactless payment limit raised to £100, as Coronavirus pandemic accelerates electronic payment popularity

5 days ago

Facebook Libra Hires Former HSBC Executive

Libra cryptocurrency project still progressing after it confirms it has hired former HSBC executive as chief financial officer

5 months ago

Role Of Wirecard Supervisors To Be Probed By EU

The actions of financial supervisors responsible during the Wirecard collapse should be investigated, says senior EU official

8 months ago

Wirecard Collapses, Files For Insolvency

German fintech start-up Wirecard has filed for insolvency, becoming the first DAX member to fail after a financing scandal

9 months ago

Google Readies Bank Accounts For US Customers

Search engine giant is planning a banking move, in a development that is sure to trigger regulatory investigations

1 year ago

RSA Conference 2019: Security Startups To Pitch For ‘Dragon Den’ Funding

Conference to allow security start-ups to pitch to venture capitalists, amid competition to find most innovative security start-up

2 years ago

Brexit Won’t Stop London From Being A Fintech Bastion For Europe

London's fintech sector will likely ride out the Brexit storm in the medium-term

3 years ago

Microsoft Ventures Launches AI Startup Competition

The software giant's investment arm and other participating venture capitalists will pour a total of $3.5 million into the winning…

3 years ago

Funding For UK Fintech Surges Despite Brexit Vote

Weathering Brexit...funding skyrockets for British fintech start-ups, as UK ranked third for investment

4 years ago

Multi-million Pound Cyber Security Centre To Open In London

Up to £14.5m will be invested into the innovation centre, with established firms working alongside cutting-edge startups.

4 years ago

London Is ‘Third Best Global City’ for Women Entrepreneurs

London is the only UK city to make it into the top 50

4 years ago

Samsung NEXT Startup Investment Fund Set Sights On Europe

The investment plans marks Samsung's move to expand in Europe

4 years ago

London And UK Tech Firms Gain Record Investment Despite Brexit Looming

However, London appears to be taking more than the lion's share of investment from the rest of the UK

4 years ago

Virgin Trains £25m Startup Fund Looks To Improve Train Travel

Entrants are tasked with improving the passenger journey and increasing digital engagement

4 years ago

TfL Joins Forces With Tech City Ventures Nitrous Programme To Embrace Startup Innovation

Six startups will work with TfL to find ways to reduce congestion and pollution in London

4 years ago

Dell Technologies Capital Promises $100 Million Annual Investment

Dell EMC World 2017: Notable investments include DocuSign, Cylance and Druva

4 years ago

Microsoft Invests In Two More Artificial Intelligence Startups

It's never been a better time to be an AI startup looking for funding

4 years ago

Intel Spins Out McAfee Into Separate Cyber Security Firm

Intel will still retain a 49 percent share in the new security company

4 years ago

Microsoft Opens Insider IoT And AI Lab In Munich

Cisco will join Microsoft in providing startups and enterprises the tech to get their AI and IoT systems off the…

4 years ago

Waitrose Boosts John Lewis JLAB Retail Tech Startup Accelerator

Startups will receive support and micro funding from the John Lewis Partnership

4 years ago

The Future Is Girl-Led Startups; Are You Joining Us?

Anne-Marie Imafidon, founder of the Stemettes, champions the need for more women spearheading startups

4 years ago

UK Tech Boasts Higher Salaries And More Investment Than Other Industries

Salaries and investment into UK companies are higher than ever as digital continues to fuel UK economy

4 years ago

MWC 2017: Britain Boasts Strong Tech Presence In The Face Of Brexit

OPINION: Brexit might be looming but Britain has plenty to show-off at MWC 2017

4 years ago

Apple Acquires Israeli Facial Recognition Startup RealFace

Machine learning powered facial recognition authentication tech could find its way into iPhones and iPads a couple of generations down…

4 years ago

Eight Top IoT startups: From CloudView To FiveAI

Silicon selects eight of the most intersting Internet of Things startups

4 years ago

Snap Inc Commits $2bn For Snapchat Access to Google Cloud Ahead Of £2.4bn IPO

The IPO revealed the company is bleeding losses on cloud infrastructure and research and development

4 years ago

Samsung Eyes VR and AI Startups With £122m Investment Fund

The fund will focus on innovators in the virtual reality, artificial intelligence and internet of things domains

4 years ago

Cross Channel: Brexit Causes Worry And Merged Channels With BT And EE

All the latest news from the world of the channel, including Brexit prompting a drop in tenders

4 years ago

Who Are China’s Biggest Technology Companies?

China is a bastion of giant tech firms from Huawei and ZTE to Xiaomi and Alibaba

4 years ago

IT Education Is Essential To Isle Of Man’s Ambition To Be World Class Tech Hub

The Isle of Man has lofty ambitions to become a technology business hotspot, but will need the skills to support…

4 years ago