The success of British cyclists and disruptive tube strikes have seen a growing number of people take to the streets and bike to work.
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From a council estate in Liverpool to a public market exit, young business builder Mark Pearson has always been at the forefront of innovation and market trends.
Europlus Direct and Jim Hart's investment in native speaking salespeople has led to export success and growth of revenues to £8 million. It's a move which Hart believes is his best ever, and has also led to the founding of a company supplying recruitment and translation services.
Despite operating in a heavily competitive space, HouseTrip has raised million of investment and is set firm on becoming the leader in the holiday rental market.
GrowthBusiness speaks with new DFJ Esprit partner Scott Sage to find out where he's carved out an investment expertise and how he compares the London set-up with Silicon Valley.
The R300 headphones by Ferrari by Logic3 provide a comfortable and high quality way to listen to music on the move and at home.
With fisheye, macro and wide-angle lenses all rolled into one, the olloclip allows users to get creative with their iPhone.
There are no shortage of tablets on the market, with all manners of shape, size and power represented. But how can accessories boost performance?
The La-Z-Boy chair has long been the chill out chair of choice, but CSL's new five-seater sound sofa offers an upgrade with speakers and Bluetooth.
Designed by the Porsche Design Studio and with a screen of 116 square feet, the C SEED 201 could be the perfect accompaniment to a summer of sport.
A new mobile phone marketed as ‘smarter than a smartphone’ has hit the market, and it’s targeted at the chief executive who fancies himself as a bit of a James Bond.
To provide city workers with a faster way of negotiating the crowds, US-based Hammacher Schlemmer has come out with the Only Scootercase, fusing a traditional scooter with the needs of today's business people.
Water and technology seldomly go well together, but new technology could yet marry the two.
For anyone who feels their HDTV is a little out of date, there is now a way to upgrade it without having to invest in a brand new set thanks to the latest product offering by global giant Samsung.
Believe it or not, you can now buy your very own man-made floating lair - although it may take a little longer to build it.
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In an era of fast deals and big money, Tom Horsman, head of technology at Imprima, explains how a virtual data room aids the process.
Whatever the result of the Scottish independence referendum, the outcome will likely have a significant effect on the business landscape of the UK or divided nations.
Research report into the top-performing 100 companies below the FTSE 350 and on AIM.