In what seems like an end of an era, Paul Smith is stepping down as CEO of Ignite, the U.K.-based accelerator he founded almost five years ago. He’ll be replaced by Tristan Watson, current Ignit
<a target="_blank" href="http://www.laundrapp.com/">Laundrapp</a>, one of a plethora of on-demand laundry startups targeting London and other cities in the U.K., has acquired rival Washbox.
<a target="_blank" href="https://www.rentecarlo.com">Rentecarlo</a>, the U.K. startup and graduate of accelerator <a href="https://develop.techcrunch.com/2014/02/25/bye-bye-demo-day/">Ignite100</a>, i
The tech-powered pull of the U.K. capital city has convinced regional accelerator Ignite to put down some roots. The Newcastle-based incubator today announcing plans to expand to London and Manchester
"Think of Chew as the 'Twitch.tv for DJs'," says Chew co-founder Wil Benton. "It’s a platform where DJs can learn from one another, enjoy each other’s music and share it with the world."
<a target="_blank" href="https://www.shuttlecook.com">Shuttlecook</a>, after graduating from accelerator <a href="https://develop.techcrunch.com/2014/02/25/bye-bye-demo-day/">Ignite100</a>, is launchi
Along with funding to enable it to run three new programs, UK accelerator Ignite100 is taking the opportunity to iterate the Y Combinator/Techstars model from which it originally took inspiration. Nam
Applications for Ignite100's third programme have duly opened. It's seems that rumours of the accelerator's death were greatly exaggerated. In fact, I'm hearing that this year's plans are more ambitio
Promising to help online publishers increase engagement, ensuring that visitors stick around for longer and return more often, <a target="_blank" href="http://bloo.ie" title="Blooie">Blooie</a>’s ch