Latest Tech City articles

Talent shortage and immigration laws holding back London tech scene

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Tech City entrepreneurs want easier access to Silicon Valley talent
23 Apr 2014

The ‘IT skills gap’ – a genuine problem or just scaremongering?

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Is UK plc scaremongering the government into relaxing visa restrictions?
05 Jan 2014

Top 10 IT skills stories of 2013

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Computing has a look at the hardest hitting IT skills stories of the year
09 Dec 2013

Tech City gets visa and 300Mbps 4G boosts

Prime minister David Cameron unveils new visa to enable tech experts to work in the UK and £15.5m in funding
06 Dec 2013

EE provides Tech City with 80Mbps 4G services

Partnership aims to attract more interest and investment in the UK
24 Jun 2013

Meet the downsizers who quit the likes of Google and Facebook for a new life at a start-up

What makes someone swap a successful job at a thriving technology giant for a role at a start-up? Sooraj Shah talks to three such downsizers to find out
12 Jun 2013

Tech City firms facing shortages in funding and skilled staff

In the venture capital world, London is considered dysfunctional, says Mike Lynch
21 May 2013

E-Skills UK creates more than 300 IT apprenticeships in seven months

Skills body is on track to create 550 roles by the end of 2013
13 May 2013

Government focus on Silicon Roundabout 'web fads' criticised by Dyson inventor

Sir James Dyson says more should be done to encourage students to study science and engineering
08 Jan 2013

Tech City dreamin’

Are the government’s dreams of building a rival to California’s Silicon Valley in the East End of London built on sand?
31 Oct 2012

Joanna Shields quits as Facebook Euro chief to join London's Tech City

New TCIO executive begins in January 2013
22 Oct 2012

Tech City startup dreams are ‘a complete myth’ says ex-Microsoft exec

QuantumWave CEO says startups should surrender to acquisition
01 Oct 2012