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The Way to an Entrepreneurial Ecosystem in the UAE

Original post by i360institute Last month was an exciting time for entrepreneurs in the UAE. TwoStartup Weekend events – one in Dubai and one in Abu Dhabi – brought together nearly 500 people to hear more than 100 ideas for technology startups. As an organizer and sponsor of these events, it’s very fulfilling for me to hear […]


Visit the “Tech City Central” tent

Original post by Tired Of London Tired Of Life Over on Shoreditch High Street a few weeks ago, an expensive-looking tent popped up, with little pomp and ceremony, apparently as part of the Government’s “Tech City” project, anoften controversial attempt to boost the technology companies in Shoreditch and East London. The tent is open to all […]


IT major announces event to build communities

Original post by Saswati Mukherjee via TOI BANGALORE: As part of IBM’s ongoing commitment to foster innovation among entrepreneurs, the company has announced its ‘SmartCamp Kickstart’ event in the city. This event, part of IBM’s Global EntrepreneurProgram is aimed at bringing together entrepreneurs, venture capitalists, academic leaders and experienced mentors with innovative ideas that can help to build […]


Now Everyone Can Make Marketing Videos: PowToon Launches DIY Presentation Tool

Original post by SARAH PEREZ via TC We’re so over PowerPoint presentations, right? Well, that’s the common refrain, at least. And we haven’t even been super-enthused about the new-fangled PowerPoint alternatives in a while – not since companies like Prezi, Animoto, and(VMWare-acquired) SlideRocket were making the rounds in the startup scene, that is. Even SlideShare, the service that made presentations […]


London startup Makie puts toy-making power in consumers’ hands

Original post by Smart toys customized to each user’s individual requirements may sound like a children’s fantasy but they’re now reality thanks to MakieLab, a small London startup which has developed a next generation doll that straddles the digital and physical worlds by harnessing the potential of 3-D printing with the ease of user generation […]


With $1.2 Billion Yammer Buy, Microsoft’s Social Enterprise Strategy Takes Shape

Original post by COLLEEN TAYLOR AND INGRID LUNDEN via TC The actual price tag is exactly what had been reported by the Wall Street Journal more than a week ago. According to Microsoft, the Yammer team will be folded into its Microsoft Office division while continuing to report to Yammer’s CEO and co-founder David Sacks. Sacks has weighed […]


Google TV service launches in UK with Sony tie-up

Original post by BBC Sony and Google have announced a tie-up that will see Google’s interactive TV service made available outside the US for the first time. The set-top box allows users to browse the internet through their television, as well as access a range of specially designed applications. The device, which will cost around […]


Could Manchester really become a global tech city?

Original post by  TheDrum Experts from the world of digital, including co-founder and CEO of London’s TechHub, Elizabeth Varley, and Martin Bryant, managing editor of The Next Web, discuss Manchester’s potential to be the major UK player in the tech sector. Manchester is ideally placed to be the national engine for digital growth, with its investment […]

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