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Mentoring at the Big Idea Challenge

I was invited to mentor at this year’s Big Idea Challenge, a competition for young business minds, held at the Natwest RBS Building in the City of

Launching The Bristol API

Today we joined forces with Bristol City Council to launch The Bristol API, the first city-wide API platform outside of London to launch in the

Invitation to Downing Street

As one of the UK’s #smallbiz100, UrbanThings was invited to a reception at Downing Street hosted by Chancellor George Osbourne. The event was organised in

UK Bus Checker gets Live Train Times

From today, the successful UK Bus Checker app will include live train times for every station in the United Kingdom. Users can now tap on

We’re Accelerating

UrbanThings is proud to announce that we have been accepted into Accelerator London.  Accelerator London is a business incubator for London’s best early stage technology

Trade discussions with Lord Maude

I was fortunate to secure a sit-down discussion with UK Trade Minister Lord Maude this week. This formed part of our ongoing involvement in the

Go Global! UrbanThings heads to China

UrbanThings has been accepted onto the Go Global Trade Mission to Shanghai, an initiative by Enterprise Nation to take forty innovative UK businesses to China.

London Bus Checker’s newest celebrity fan

UrbanThings received a surprise endorsement this week from Minister of State for Culture, Communications and Creative Industries, Ed Vaizey. At a mobile apps event in