Ever fancied running your own business? Let’s see if you know your way around the start-up field and find out if you’ve got what it takes to succeed!
Which internet powerhouse started its life as a startup named BackRub?
London's Silicon Roundabout, a hotbed for startups, most notably refers to what area of the city?
- London Bridge
What nickname is given to Cambridge's burgeoning startup scene?
- Silicon University
- Silicon Fen
- Silicon Hall
- Silicon Street
Which famous singer owns private equity firm Elevation Partners, which has invested in the likes of Facebook and Yelp?
- Elton John
- Michael Bolton
Which of the following companies has NOT received any investment from actor and tech fan Ashton Kutcher?
Michael Acton Smith famously founded Mind Candy, one of Britain's most famous tech startups - but what was the name of its hugely successful franchise?
- Moshi Monsters
- Candy Crush Saga
What is the name of Richard Branson's Virgin-backed startup investment fund?
- Mural Ventures
- Artwork Ventures
- Mosaic Ventures
- Collaborative Ventures
Which of these startups is based in the UK?
How old was British prodigy Nick D'Alosio when he sold his startup company Summly to Yahoo for a reported $30m in November 2013?
According to KPMG, a UK tech startup is formed how often?
- Every minute
- Every half hour
- Every hour
- Every day
What was the original less-than-catchy startup name for Yahoo?
- One Stop Internet Shop
- David and Jerry’s Guide to the World Wide Web
- Everything You Need Online (EYNO)
Skype, one of the most successful startups of recent times, was developed in which country?
Andreessen Horowitz, consistently named as one of the world's largest investment firms, played a major role in funding which social media site?
What was the name of the UK AI startup that Google bought for $400m?
- DeepMind Technologies
- Boston Robotics
- Applied AI Systems
And finally, which current online behemoth was originally named Status?
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Bankrupt! Back to the drawing board
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