Apple Pay to be introduced across The Co-operative Food Read more

Apple Pay to be introduced across The Co-operative Food

Apple Pay to be introduced across The Co-operative Food: The Co-operative Food will become the largest UK retailer to provide Apple Pay throughout its stores. Launched today, Apple Pay allows shoppers to use their iPhone or Apple Watch to make secure payments. Although The Co-operative Food is not a launch partner, the method of payment […]

Expansion at ResearchBods Read more

Expansion at ResearchBods

Expansion at ResearchBods: The Leeds-based ResearchBods have hired two new staff members of staff in a bid to boost their technological innovation. Full-stack developer Viktor Vyskrebentsev joins the development team, along with the Ricardo Lopera, who was welcomed to the team in April. The pair will be working on the insight community platform ‘ex-plor’, with […]

eLucid mHealth win investment Read more

eLucid mHealth win investment

eLucid mHealth win investment: eLucid mHealth, a healthcare tech company, has earned a £49,500 investment from the North West Fund for Micro Loans. The investment will enable eLucid to dispense more of their patented medical monitoring equipment – at home and abroad. eLucid co-founder, Graham Howieson also said that the money will help to create jobs […]

Analytics start-up Formisimo seek £500,000 investment Read more

Analytics start-up Formisimo seek £500,000 investment

Analytics start-up Formisimo seek £500,000 investment: Analytics start-up Formisimo are hosting an event on April 16 (starting at 6pm) at their base at MediaCityUK. Its purpose is to attract financial backing which will help the company to grow. They aim to receive £500,000; this on top of the £350,000 in equity investment they received last […]

Tech companies in Manchester confident of growth Read more

Tech companies in Manchester confident of growth

Tech companies in Manchester confident of growth: Businesses in Manchester have predicted growth of 10.4% for this year — that’s according to Barclays’ Fast Growth Tech survey. Impressively, this I’d four times faster than the UK’s GDP forecast. Further research has shown that 41% of businesses are expecting growth of up to 10%, with another 23% […]