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Seizing the opportunity: the North East faces up to Brexit

Thinking Digital Sessions Brexit

Jon Corbett is Managing Director of JAC Media. “Never let a good crisis go to waste.” That was the message driven home last night as the North East’s digital community … read more

Why base a tech business in Newcastle?


When Ubisoft wanted to open a base from which to stay in touch with fans of its games around the world, it chose Newcastle. But why? Stéphane Catherine, the company’s VP EMEA … read more

Moving a startup from Ukraine to Newcastle: my Tech Nation Visa story


Eugene Shestopal (above, left) is the CEO of Poptop, a one-stop shop for booking suppliers and entertainment for events. He holds a Tech Nation Visa, and here explains how the … read more

Meet the Northern Stars finalists: ProxiSmart takes the pain out of paying for parking


On 17th November 2016, our Northern Stars final will take place in Manchester. Among the 20 companies pitching will be six from the recent regional heats. As the final approaches, … read more

No more being humble: North East tech is standing up to get noticed


Regular Tech North readers will be no strangers to the vibrant tech sector in the North East of England. It doesn’t always get the recognition it deserves on the national … read more

Smart Money People wants to make financial services better for everyone


It’s all too easy to get lazy with money and end up paying ridiculous fees just because you couldn’t be bothered to change your bank. Price comparison sites have emerged … read more

ZeroLight shows how racing game tech can help sell real cars


Technology originally designed to make cars look great in video games is now being used to help sell real vehicles. Gateshead-based developer Eutechnyx’s experience making racing games set it in … read more

Are you a Newcastle-based digital business? Get listed here…


Are you a digital or tech business? Based in Newcastle? Then join our list! We’re looking to list all tech and digital businesses across the North in a new directory, … read more

Leaf: helping fans discover music, and musicians to make money

Leaf fm - Gilbert Corrales

It’s easier than ever for music fans to find and listen to music, but it’s also harder than ever for the people making that music to make a living. Leaf … read more

Fit Gurus is like Netflix for gym workouts

Fit Gurus

When serial entrepreneur Paul Slater met personal trainer Dave Stidolph, they didn’t only build up Paul’s muscles, they built a business that that is now helping 50,000 fitness freaks around … read more



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