Google launches new venture fund for European start-ups

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Google is launching a $100m (£58m) venture capital fund to invest in promising European technology companies. The company has said it could not yet predict what type of companies would receive funding in Europe, but that the investments were for financial return rather than strategic and usually in technology and … Continue reading

Young Entrepreneurs – already disruptive!

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Kids Inc: Meet the youngsters running their own companies It is not uncommon for shrewd high-tech chief executives in California to keep their cards close to their chest until they are absolutely ready for a product launch. It is called being in “stealth mode”. Thomas Suarez is typical in that … Continue reading

Health-tech Innovation Opportunity

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Public Health England approach tech start-up community to improve nation’s health – Closing date for applications 1 August 2014 We’re sharing details of a press release from Gov.uk. On 14 June 2014 Public Health England (PHE) announced the launch of PHE Health X, an innovation initiative that invites early-stage tech businesses … Continue reading