According to Pando Daily, the U.K. has a higher percentage of its GDP made online than any other country.
Danny Rimer, general partner at Index Ventures, says “The U.K. is this turbocharged microcosm of the US. And London is the UK.”
According to TechCrunch, Codecademy – launched in August 2011 with the goal of democratizing coding lessons – has a new slew of API lesson plans, courtesy of multiple corporate (or not-yet-corporate) partners. These partners include Twitter, Box, Eve[...]
Business of Fashion – founded by former McKinsey consultant Imran Amed – is proving the power of content. TechCrunch reports the site garnered $2.1 million in seed funding from major VCs, including Index Ventures and LVMH (the French luxury conglomer[...]