UK tech in Brexit funding squeeze
With Theresa May triggering Article 50 in March, the UK hits a point of no return on Brexit. For UK tech the chief fears are for investment and talent. A survey by Tech London Advocates – showing one in 10 facing investment problems – is a worrying sign on top of other industry anxiety.
Bradley responds to challenges
The government is already responding to the talent and investment challenges highlighted by the new Tech Nation report, through its new digital strategy and an emphasis on collaboration with industry, culture secretary Karen Bradley told an audience of digital professionals in London today. (more…)
Tech economy firmly UK-wide
The tech economy is without doubt a UK-wide phenomenon, with regions outside of London attracting more than double the tech investment of the capital overall and salaries rising faster in the English north, a major report confirms this month. Julian Blake reports.