5 mins with with 8power

We hear from Antony Rix of 8power– one of the ten Discovering Start-Ups Competition finalists who will be pitching this Wednesday (19th) in London. Show us a picture of your product/team/service:  This illustrates one of… Continue reading

5mins with Hoxton Analytics

We hear from Duncan Mann, Chief Operating Officer at  Hoxton Analytics– one of the ten Discovering Start-Ups Competition finalists in preparation for next week! Owen, their CEO & Co-Founder will be the one doing the all… Continue reading

Wristphones and Wearables 2.0

Problems with today’s wearables Today’s first generation wearables such as the Apple Watch and Fitbit wearables can be characterised as electronics in a box rather like most previous generations of consumer electronics from… Continue reading

5mins with Cupris

We hear from the team at Cupris – one of the tenDiscovering Start-Ups Competition finalists in preparation for next week! 1. Send us a picture of your team, your work space or your product… Continue reading

5 mins with mesh:ine

We catch up with Jan Lachenmayer, CEO Mesh:ine – one of the tenDiscovering Start-Ups Competition finalists Spotlight Q&A 1. Send us a picture of your team, your work space or your product 2. Are you… Continue reading

5mins with SenSat

We catch up with James Dean, Director of Technology Applications at SenSat – one of the ten Discovering Start-Ups Competition finalists Spotlight Q&A 1. Send us a picture of your team, your work… Continue reading

Smart Meter Patent gets Read

A recent Patents Court Judgement has some interesting points of potential relevance to patents for the Internet of Things and trials or beta tests. It is also an example of the relatively rare,… Continue reading

Why Telephone-based Market Research is So Important

Why Telephone-based Market Research is So Important to New – or Almost New – Technologies by Suzan Ziobro, BSc Hons Economics (Wharton), MBA with Distinction (INSEAD) One of the most common misperceptions about the… Continue reading

Smartbell, the internet of cows®

What is Smartbell? Smartbell is the internet of things applied in the world of farming to empower farmers with information that helps drive their decision making towards a more sustainable future. The food… Continue reading

A view from Gov

In 2013 the UK government announced a £270 million programme to turn academic experiments into new products and services based on quantum technologies. £50 million of this was set aside for innovation activities… Continue reading