My TechCrunch Disrupt Review (2014)

My TechCrunch Disrupt Review (2014)

Disrupt is without doubt one of Europe’s biggest startup events, and lived up to expectations, bringing together all the key players for some interesting talks. I wanted to do a traditional write up, but when I looked at my notes, everything Morgan Lund said made the...

Events I’ve spoken at

You can see feedback from my recent talks here. Events I have spoken at or panels I have been on onstage: Lion’s Cage event, London, UK, January 2013 Social Media Week, London, UK, July 2013 News Rewired journalism conference, London, UK, September 2013 TechHub...
Techstars London Diary: We Are Your Family Now

Techstars London Diary: We Are Your Family Now

(This article was originally posted on the Huffington Post). The accelerator programme I’ve just started, Techstars, has so far been a bootcamp of brutal honesty. The punching not only comes from Techstars’ own founders, but a daily parade of mentors who...

Gnarwolves are the best new band of 2013

SOUND1 By Vincent Dignan · On December 3, 2013 You need this band in your life When was the last time you went insane over an exciting, fast, emerging band? I’m going to go out on a limb and guess that, if you’re reading this, you’re probably in your mid-twenties. You...
My Web Summit Review (2013)

My Web Summit Review (2013)

Tuesday is a strange day to start anything, but this is where it started. The first editor I ever wrote for told me if I got backstage at Glastonbury I could network with the entire music industry, like no place on earth. At tonight’s Web Summit opening party, I felt...