Project delays anger Kickstarter backers

Tim Bradshaw,

Kickstarter is on course to triple the amount of money pledged to projects on its crowdfunding site this year, with $277m offered ....

15 November, 2012

The savvy network behind Summly

Tim Bradshaw,

It's the perfect dotcom success story: a 17-year-old from south London topping App Store charts with an iPhone app he developed ....

9 November, 2012
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Apple shares down 20% from peak

Michael MacKenzie & Tim Bradshaw,

Apple's shares have fallen more than 20 per cent from their September peak, the stock's biggest correction since the share market ....

8 November, 2012

Concern over cost of reaching Facebook 'fans'

Tim Bradshaw,

Facebook's changes to the algorithms governing what appears in each user's news feed are worrying advertisers and agencies, who ....

16 October, 2012

Social media adverts turf war heats up

Team TC & Tim Bradshaw, & April Dembosky

It is five months since General Motors last spent a cent on Facebook advertising. The US carmaker's revelation in May that the ....

15 October, 2012

Twitter co-founder to focus on start-up

Tim Bradshaw,

Jack Dorsey, Twitter's product mastermind and the last remaining co-founder still working at the social media site, has stepped ....

11 October, 2012
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Instagram is overtaking Twitter on mobile

Tim Bradshaw,

Twitter has been touting its success as a "mobile first" social  network, capitalising on the biggest perceived weakness of ....

28 September, 2012

Apple stumbles in delivering web services

Tim Bradshaw,

Apple's decision to replace Google Maps with its own mapping software in its latest iPhone has caused controversy among some users, ....

21 September, 2012

Facebook tests mobile ad network

Tim Bradshaw,

Facebook is exploring new ways to target advertising using its 950m users' data beyond its own website and apps, starting with ....

19 September, 2012

Apple edges ahead in smartphone stakes

Tim Bradshaw,

For a company whose informal motto is "insanely great", many observers' reaction to Apple's new iPhone was merely: "good enough". But ....

13 September, 2012
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Twitter beats Facebook on mobile ads

Tim Bradshaw,

Twitter has taken an early lead over Facebook in the mobile advertising market, analysts say, despite the 140-character messaging ....

7 September, 2012

Hackers embarrass Apple with data leak

Tim Bradshaw,

Apple faced a major embarrassment on the eve of the launch of its new iPhone when hackers published a trove of sensitive information ....

5 September, 2012

Google abandons TV ad ambitions

Tim Bradshaw,

After five years of trying to force the TV world to "go Google", the search company has abandoned its scheme to trade broadcast ....

31 August, 2012

Google Plus in new push to lure companies

Tim Bradshaw,

Google is expanding its social networking service further into the corporate world to take on the likes of Microsoft's Yammer ....

30 August, 2012

Court battle gives glimpse into Apple's core

Tim Bradshaw,

Struck by a daily onslaught of rumours and speculation about the next iPhone or iPad, Apple always refuses to discuss future product ....

6 August, 2012

Apple struggles in emerging markets

Team TC & Tim Bradshaw, & Kanupriya Kapoor

When Apple officially launched its latest iPad in China last week, the big crowds and long lines seen at earlier such events were ....

30 July, 2012

Excl: Mswipe launches mobile PoS service, sees VC interest

Tim Bradshaw,

Mumbai-based Mswipe Technologies Pvt Ltd is looking to raise $5 million from venture capital funds. While mSwipe promoter Manish ....

18 July, 2012

Twitter prepares curbs on hate speech

Tim Bradshaw,

Twitter is preparing to introduce new measures to reduce the visibility of "hate speech" or "trolling" on the site. But management ....

28 June, 2012

Web start-ups accelerate global expansion

Team TC & Tim Bradshaw, & April Dembosky

American internet start-ups such as Airbnb, Uber and Fab.com are accelerating their efforts to expand internationally, powered ....

20 June, 2012

Entrepreneurs take centre stage at funds

Tim Bradshaw,

As a serial entrepreneur, Jos White is no stranger to pitching to investors and raising millions of pounds for a new technology ....

5 June, 2012

Rakuten CEO on why Pinterest is worth $1.5B

Tim Bradshaw,

Rakuten has led a $100m funding round into Pinterest, which values the online "curation" community at around $1.5bn. The Japanese ....

18 May, 2012