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Hardware startups it will be hard to miss

by: Startacus Admin ~ 21st January 2018
We recently heard about CRL's Demo Day, taking place this week coming (25th Jan ‘18) and thought it was a good opportunity to have a look at a handful of tech startups that we haven’t featured before and are (hence the link), the latest hardware focused cohort to finish the London based CRL Accelerator programme. From entertainment to accessibility to health and wellbeing, this is a g...
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Startup of the Week - Perfocal

by: Startacus Admin ~ 17th January 2018
If you’ve ever had to avail the services of a professional photographer, chances are you won’t have found it easy. Whether it’s involved endless online research and checking out examples of their work, or simply seeking out a few recommendations from friends, it will no doubt have been a time consuming exercise. And that’s even before you contact them about the potential jo...
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TAP - the tech for good startup that's taking on homelessness...

by: Startacus Admin ~ 27th December 2017
We have written many times before about tech for good startups, and specifically about those that help to tackle homelessness. Homelessness is a huge problem, and until the government deigns it worthy of their time and does something about it, it’s up to altruistic individuals and the likes of tech-for-good startups to do what they can to help. London-based TAP is one of these startups. The...
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There's an AR app to help you choose your Christmas tree

by: Startacus Admin ~ 5th December 2017
Snow Joke - Get the Christmas Tree you want delivered to your doorstep and use an AR app to see how it will look in your office or home first... Courtesy of DeliverTree - this is a real possibili-TREE (well in London at least). Their promise is to deliver Londoners amazing Christmas trees. Using their app to choose the tree you want, you can see what it looks like in your room before you buy...
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Dines - the restaurant app to help save you money

by: Startacus Admin ~ 3rd December 2017
It wouldn’t be controversial to claim that many people like to eat out, and getting good deals on those meals and saving money is always a big plus. Many people also like to help others, especially underprivileged children. We wrote recently about The Dealer, the startup promoting discounts as local venues in return for users helping to fight homelessness. This time we have a similar startup...
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Choose Love, the pop up shop selling products for refugees

by: Startacus Admin ~ 28th November 2017
"Shop to your heart’s content, leave with nothing, and feel great" via Choose Love, the London pop up shop where you can buy real products for refugees. Choose Love is the world’s first shop where you can buy real products for refugees - from emergency blankets to school bags and medical equipment. All funds raised will go directly to Help Refugees, a pioneering organisation work...
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Goal based investing platform Fountain raises first seed round

by: Startacus Admin ~ 22nd November 2017
Fountain, a London based fintech startup aiming to make investment advice more accessible and empower people to achieve their financial goals, has secured it's first seed round. A goal based investing platform, Fountain was born only a few months ago by former Citigroup traders Dann Bibas and Nishil Parekh with a vision to digitize the advisory process and offer bespoke investment plans that revo...
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Accomable finds a new home at Airbnb

by: Startacus Admin ~ 18th November 2017
London startup Accomable, a platform to help people with mobility difficulties find accessible properties around the world has been acquired by Airbnb. Accomable was founded in the summer of 2015 by Srin Madipalli and Martyn Sibley – two childhood friends with Spinal Muscular Atrophy who have travelled all over the world. Frustrated by the difficulty of finding accessible places to stay and...
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Quit Genius - the app to help smokers quit

by: Startacus Admin ~ 11th November 2017
Quitting smoking is one of the hardest things to do outside of a Rubik’s Cube. The addictive substances, the habit, and the fact that most people don’t want to quit smoking, per se, but rather quit the damage to their health all conspire to make quitting seem impossible for a lot of people - in fact, only 3% succeed in quitting. Broad methods of quitting aren’t going to work for ...
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Free ‘Grow Your Business’ Programme launches for East London

by: Startacus Admin ~ 9th November 2017
A free Allia Serious Impact Grow Your Business Programme; exclusively for local businesses in East London is currently open for applications.  Would you like to grow your business but don’t know where to start? Or are you struggling to find the time to run your business as well as plan for its future? Would you like to find experts to help you – but don&r...
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