Tech, media & politics for enquiring minds
Saturday, 25 May 2013
Fresh fields and pastures new?
What does it take to run a tech business outside the M25, and is it worth it? Our temporary rural technology correspondent Jon Collins finds out.
London Book Fair
Publishers at the London Book Fair seem to have missed the memo about e-books being the future. But this isn't necessarily bad news, writes Jon Collins.
The day the music died
Technology start-ups may be revolutionising the music industry, but be careful not to throw the baby out with the bathwater, warns Jon Collins.
Revenues, dreams and The Social Network
Now that Facebook has filed for its IPO, it is possible to look at the hard numbers. And Facebook will need to work hard to keep up with the market's expectations, argues Jon Collins.
A home fit for start-ups
Britain was once a powerhouse of innovation and ingenuity. But should the Government be looking not just to manufacturing, but to start-ups, to rebalance the economy? Jon Collins investigates.