Daily Archives: February 5, 2011

In summer 2008, the FT was the first newspaper to record the new moniker that had been applied to the growing cluster of tech and digital media start-ups around London’s Shoreditch.
Two and a half years later, “Silicon Roundabout” is the centre of a major government growth initiative and entrepreneurs are still flocking to Old Street and its environs.
So the FT returned to the east end to investigate why start-ups are clustering there and what they think of David Cameron’s “Tech City” scheme. Read more

The Apple ecosystem stretches from iPad cases to professional recording add-ons for high-powered Macs as peripheral makers capitalise on the popularity of the Cupertino company. In this week’s Personal Technology column in the FT’s Business Life section, we look at the latest gear on display at the annual Macworld show. Read more