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Digg founder Kevin Rose is prepares to launch a new mobile startup

Digg founder Kevin Rose is prepares to launch a new mobile startup

beggers August 16, 2014 0

Google Ventures partner Kevin Rose said earlier this year at TNW Europe that he wanted to have another go at building a startup, and now, just a few months later, he’s ready to be

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UK rents see a rise of 2% in a year

UK rents see a rise of 2% in a year

beggers August 16, 2014 0

The cost of renting a home has risen by 2% in the last year, with increases seen across nearly every region of the UK, a survey has suggested. The average cost of renting a

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Coca-Cola Purchases 16.7% stake in Monster Beverage Company

Coca-Cola Purchases 16.7% stake in Monster Beverage Company

beggers August 16, 2014 0

US drinks giant Coca-Cola has bought a 16.7% stake in Monster Beverage in a cash deal, as it looks for growth away from fizzy drinks. In the $2.15bn (£1.3bn) deal, Coca-Cola will transfer its

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The UK economy grows by 3.2%

The UK economy grows by 3.2%

beggers August 16, 2014 0

The UK economy grew by 3.2% in the second quarter compared with the same period last year, slightly higher than the original 3.1% estimate. But the Office for National Statistics‘ second estimate of growth

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VMFive Wins TechCrunch Beijing’s Startup Competition

VMFive Wins TechCrunch Beijing’s Startup Competition

beggers August 12, 2014 0

More than 200 companies representing a wide array of mobile and hardware technology entered TechCrunch Beijing’s (organized with TechNode) startup competition, but VMFive stood out with AdPlay, which lets users demo an app before

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German investor confidence declines as Russia-west tensions hit economy

German investor confidence declines as Russia-west tensions hit economy

beggers August 12, 2014 0

Confidence among German investors nosedived in August amid tensions between Russia and the west which are expected to bring Europe‘s largest economy to a standstill. The ZEW indicator of economic sentiment plunged more sharply

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New Look sells 40,000 kimonos a week to increase sales by 9%

New Look sells 40,000 kimonos a week to increase sales by 9%

beggers August 12, 2014 0

Kimono-style tops are flying off the hangers at New Look, helping to drive a sales boom at the fashion chain this spring. The high street retailer has been selling the brightly printed loose-fitting light

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How to Create a Memorable Brand on a Budget

How to Create a Memorable Brand on a Budget

beggers August 10, 2014 0

Branding is an extremely important concern for businesses in any industry, but one that is neglected by many owners who see it as an unnecessarily high expense. In fact, branding doesn’t have to be

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Brother of Kate Middleton secures over $1m for wew start-up

Brother of Kate Middleton secures over $1m for wew start-up

beggers August 10, 2014 0

James Middleton, the brother of the Duchess of Cambridge Kate Middleton, has secured over $1m funding for his personalised marshmallow start-up Boomf from a group of high-profile backers including Nick Jenkins, founder of Moonpig,

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€2m injection for Leinster Rugby-linked start-up

€2m injection for Leinster Rugby-linked start-up

beggers August 10, 2014 0

An Irish-American venture capitalist who was the first backer of Paypal has invested just over €2m in Kitman Labs, a sports science software start-up that is working with the Irish and provincial rugby teams.

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