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WATCH | Pi Labs Demo Day 2019

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Nicholas Fearn

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After an intensive 15-weeks supporting six startups to develop their products, specialist proptech fund Pi Labs held a demo day to mark the end of the company's incubator programme.

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WiredScore moves into residential market

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Nicholas Fearn

The broadband rating service has chosen the UK to launch its WiredScore Home certificate aimed at build-to-rent landlords. Four thousand units are committed at launch from customers including Legal & General, Patrizia, Long Harbour, Town Centre Securities, Argent, Ask, Richardson and LaSalle.  

Essensys IPO

Essensys IPO raises £28m

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Paul Unger

The cloud software used by flexible office operators has raised £14m for shareholders and the same again for the company to clear its debt and invest in growth, through a listing on the Alternative Investment Market of the London Stock Exchange.

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Google revisits Glass headset

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Nicholas Fearn

Google has launched the second iteration of its augmented reality headset four years after halting production of the original model. The product is aimed at the business market with implications for design and marketing.

Bosch Connected Cars

Bosch doubles down on electric car market

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Nicholas Fearn

The world’s largest auto parts maker has shared its latest mobility concepts ahead of welcoming 5,000 guests to Berlin for its Bosch Connected World conference next week.