New BlackBerry Leap smartphone, which comes equipped with a battery that lasts “25 hours of heavy use”, claims to be designed for young mobile professionals and companies who value security and privacy.
The latest annual Forbes billionaires list has been released and the 2015 edition found a record number of 1,826 billionaires with a collective net worth of $7.05 trillion. Real Business has reviewed the results and broken them down into the most interesting parts, including tech, women and youth.
We've heard it all before – UK brands are failing to improve the customer service they offer. But it doesn't seem to be getting any better. The Eptica Multichannel Customer Experience Study has today found that only 48 per cent of customer questions are being answered.
You would be forgiven for thinking that Polar Bear Pitching – 20 startups and growing companies taking turns to present to investors while standing in a freezing water-filled ice hole – is yet another spin off Dragons’ Den-style event.
As new names enter the race to become the third London mayor, we need to see more business men and women throw their hat into the mix and bring a new dynamic to the position.
As UK commentators look to Germany in an effort to understand the country’s economic performance, increasingly, their attention is turning to the role played by the German “Mittelstand”, a group of highly effective mid-market businesses that drive the economy.
Consumer demand for phablets – smartphones with a 5.5-inch screen or larger – is being driven by a hunger for multimedia content, and businesses have an opportunity to capitalise on the trend.
From London’s Silicon Roundabout to Berlin’s Silicon Allee, start-ups all over Europe are desperate to grow – and fast. But setting up a business has never been an easy task.
David Somers has brought to a close his 16-month term as chairman of Scottish football team Rangers and declared that the warnings he received before entering the position were a “gross understatement”.
The UK has proved to be a unique environment for fintech firms, with its robust financial services infrastructure and technologically advanced customer base.
UK productivity levels are 17 per cent lower than the G7 average. Here are the recommendations put forward by an all-party parliamentary group on how to boost UK productivity.
Which tech VCs should you be looking out for this year? Here are the most active early-stage investors of 2014.