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Trainline CEO to step down

Clare Gilmartin, the CEO of Trainline, is to step down at the end of February 2021 after seven ye...

Pimloc secures £1.4m for AI-powered video scanning tech

Visual privacy and security company Pimloc has closed £1.4m in new financing in a seed funding roun...

University partners with ‘Spotify for textbooks’ app to enable remote study

Digital learning platform BibliU has partnered with the University of Surrey to provide all full-tim...

100 eCommerce Trailblazers shortlist revealed – vote for your favourite

Around 180 companies have been shortlisted for potential inclusion in the 100 eCommerce Trailblaze...

GPS expands international growth plans with Visa partnership

Payments issuer processor Global Processing Services (GPS) has secured investment from strategic par...

UK Space Agency backs healthcare drone start-up founded by NHS staff

The UK Space Agency has backed a healthcare drone start-up founded by NHS staff, to help in the ...

British Airways fined £20m for 2018 data breach

The Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO) has fined British Airways (BA) £20m for failing to p...

BT Sport’s iPhone 12 app ‘makes fans feel they are in stadium’

This weekend will see the launch of a range of 5G-enabled features on BT Sport’s app for live foot...

Instagram to tackle hidden advertising after CMA action

Instagram will do more to prevent hidden advertising on its app and website, signalling an important...

HealthTech’s board boosted by former Just Eat CEO and Deliveroo COO

Digital healthcare provider Zava is strengthening its board with two high level appointments. D...

100,000 parents now using school app backed by Sir Terry Leahy

 An award-winning school-to-parent app has seen a big increase in demand during the coronavirus pan...

Government outlines plan to curb digitisation of money

Under a new government proposal, Brits would be able to get cashback from shops without needing to b...