All things tech in the west

Category: Interviews

European LLVM Developers’ Meeting lands in Bristol

We chat to LLVM's Arnaud de Grandmaison and Phillip Power from Bristol-based SN Systems - the tech company behind the push to bring the event to the city
22nd January 2018 Read more...

Bath-based businesses collaborate on life-saving database

Interview: The team at Bath-based CiteAb on their collaboration with web agency Storm to build the world's largest citation-ranked antibody search engine
19th December 2017 Read more...

Interview: Gareth Williams on YellowDog’s journey from startup to scale-up

YellowDog's founder talks us through his journey from minimum viable product to award-winning, fast-growth tech company now in its series A round of investment
18th December 2017 Read more...

Interview: The SMS Works’ Henry Cazalet on why the humble text message is king

The co-founder of The SMS Works tells us about his Bristol-based startup, a business-to-customer SMS service with a twist
5th December 2017 Read more...

Interview: David McGoran, on building a revolutionary new creative industry using robotics

The co-founder of Bristol-based Rusty Squid on what it means to run a studio for experimental robotic art and design
21st November 2017 Read more...

Teen entrepreneur’s startup allows you to Go Virtually anywhere

We chat to the founder of Bath-based Go Virtually, the startup that's using 360 tech to allow people to explore the South West in VR
15th November 2017 Read more...

Interview: The rise and rise of the chatbots

Paul Shepherd, chatbot expert from We Build Bots, on what chatbots are being used for today and how they'll be used in the future
8th November 2017 Read more...

A day in the life of a PlayStation development tools specialist

We chat to the experts at Bristol-based SN Systems to find out what it's like to be behind the tools used to create some of the world's most popular games
23rd October 2017 Read more...

Helpfulpeeps sees explosion of growth driven by community karma

Interview: Co-founder Saf Nazeer on growing a successful business based on on the willingness of people to help others in their community
19th October 2017 Read more...

Picking the brains behind PlayStation’s game development platform, SN Systems

We chat to CTO Tom Charlesworth along with Bernard James VP Development on what it means to be part of one of the world's biggest platforms for game developers
15th August 2017 Read more...

Interview: Reggie Bradford, Senior Vice President at Oracle’s Startup Cloud Accelerator

Serial entrepreneur Reggie Bradford on why cloud computing is the key to future technological advancements and why he chose Bristol to launch Oracle's first startup cloud accelerator
22nd June 2017 Read more...

Interview: Dominic Mills on leading a world-class tech team at digital agency Zone

Chief Technology Officer Dominic chats to us about Zone's rise from a back bedroom in the 90s to running campaigns for the likes of Tesco and Coca Cola
19th June 2017 Read more...

Interview: Jeremy Gumbley, CTO of Creditcall – the Bristol-based payment platform company that has gone global

With experience comes knowledge, and if it's about paying online then Jeremy is your guy
18th May 2017 Read more...

Interview: Tom Beasley, Head of the Bristol & Bath Science Park

Find out more how the South West tech cluster is celebrated and supported by the Bristol & Bath Science Park innovation centre
4th May 2017 Read more...

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Interview: Richard Cambridge Harbutt from OWL VR, 3D video experts

Meet the company hacking 360 camera kit to get the best immersive video they can
27th April 2017 Read more...

Interview: Jenny Corfield on the app that supports young people leaving care

We chat to Jenny from Bristol-based FocusGov on its Care Leavers app that helps young people to better connect with support services from their local authorities
10th April 2017 Read more...

Interview: Ben Nickolls from Libraries.io – the open source delivery service

We find out about the organisation looking to improve software worldwide by categorising and improving its open source components
22nd February 2017 Read more...

Interview: Jamie Ridyard, festival planning master and co-founder of event management app, EventHalo

Find out how Bath-based smart app EventHalo is taking the stress out of organising some of the world's most famous outdoor events
6th February 2017 Read more...

Interview: Meet FATMAP – providing the world’s best ultra-high resolution maps for outdoor activities

Whether you are into skiing, cycling, walking or mountaineering, Bristol-based FATMAP can be your guide
9th December 2016 Read more...

Interview: Find out what makes Exeter’s tech scene so prosperous

And how you can be a part of it!
23rd November 2016 Read more...