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Ebay is way more diverse than Google, Facebook and Twitter

Ebay is way more diverse than Google, Facebook and Twitter

Almost a quarter of Ebay's tech staff are women. Still not great, but a lot better than its fellow internet giants.

 

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'The toys you play with in the army are incomparable' - Paul Sulyok, Green Man Gaming

'The toys you play with in the army are incomparable' - Paul Sulyok, Green Man Gaming

01 August 2014

20 QUESTIONS: The founder of the online gaming shop on the challenge of hanging onto tech expertise in London and why his beer fridge is 'magic'.

 
 
How Kodak's customers are trying to save film

How Kodak's customers are trying to save film

30 July 2014

There's customer loyalty and then there's this: a group of movie studios are apparently embroiled in secret negotiations to save Kodak.

 
 
The next $10bn startup? Snapchat is 'raising funding from Alibaba'

The next $10bn startup? Snapchat is 'raising funding from Alibaba'

30 July 2014

LAUNCHPAD: Facebook failed to buy Snapchat for $3bn last year. Looks like its founders were right to turn down Zuckerberg.

 
 
On the brink: 12% of small businesses have considered shutting up shop

On the brink: 12% of small businesses have considered shutting up shop

30 July 2014

LAUNCHPAD: The economy may be ticking along nicely, but some small businesses are still feeling the pinch.

 
 
Video game voyeurism: Is this Google's latest $1bn acquisition?

Video game voyeurism: Is this Google's latest $1bn acquisition?

25 July 2014

YouTube has reportedly snapped up video game live-streaming firm Twitch.

 
 
'Everyone should be a waitress once' - Melissa Burton, Goody Good Stuff

'Everyone should be a waitress once' - Melissa Burton, Goody Good Stuff

25 July 2014

The confectioner says she wanted to be a lawyer, but making candy is sweeter - and explains that however ethical your product, trying to sell it from a plain cardboard box is not easy...

 
 
The 10 biggest risks to your business right now

The 10 biggest risks to your business right now

25 July 2014

MT EXPERT: Running an international business? Charles Hecker lists the 10 things you need to look out for.

 
 
These smart shoes connect to Google Maps

These smart shoes connect to Google Maps

24 July 2014

LAUNCHPAD: Indian startup Ducere Technologies' Lechal shoes vibrate when you need to change direction.

 
 
So meta: Crowdcube breaks crowdfunding record by raising money for itself

So meta: Crowdcube breaks crowdfunding record by raising money for itself

23 July 2014

LAUNCHPAD: The crowdfunding site raised £1.2m in 16 minutes, after Balderton Capital invested £3.8m just last week.

 
 
Scottish government sulks over Osborne's 18 million pound Glasgow science investment

Scottish government sulks over Osborne's 18 million pound Glasgow science investment

22 July 2014

The Scottish government looks surly ahead of George Osborne's announcement, but both are playing politics before the referendum.

 
 

The MT interview: Gareth Penny

The boss of the world's dominant diamond business

Gareth Penny, De Beers Group CEO, predicts a sparkling return to form

 
 

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