It may be unusual to be thinking about launching a new startup in the current climate. But times of great change in our lifestyles and the way we work can also provide opportunities to do something different. Especially if you’ve always had an itch to launch your own startup.

But…


Back in 2012, I was working on launching some of the earliest telehealth and mental telehealth services in the UK. …


There’s been a lot of news about Ai in Health Tech over the past couple of years. The prospect for artificial intelligence in health is very exciting. Both in helping enhance the performance of doctors, or even to get rid of them entirely! After all, much of the typical doctor…


In the late 90s and early 2,000 — the internet was very new. People were massively excited and optimistic about the possibilities it would bring. Entrepreneurs and technologists were thinking about how they could create brand new services and ‘digitise’ every step of our lives. This optimism and—let’s be honest…


In 2011/12 I was part of a small startp-up working with a mental health service (BigWhiteWall) to offer patients ‘virtual’ consultations over video. It was a difficult road translating a sensitive and highly regulated service like mental health care to the web. We had to work through red tape, flakey…


Today the USA’s 45th President, Donald Trump will be officially sworn into office. Following on the heels of the Brexit vote in the UK, this is a dream come true for some, but for others this punctuates the victory of intolerance and autocracy over openness and liberalism in the West.


You know by now that Pokémon Go is current big thing. But augmented reality apps have been a round for a while, trouble is most have been pretty shit. Between awkward mapping apps, astrological apps, kids games and marketing gimmicks, augmented reality hasn’t really hit mainstream. …


Incubated projects are born of an academic exercise, a viable target market is identified, an ideation and innovation process is conducted and a team is assembled — the belief and faith have to be nurtured. This is especially challenging when ‘start-up construction’ teams have to run multiple projects.

In ‘organically…


Long long ago, people used websites to purchase goods, communicate and get the latest news and info they needed. With the launch of the iPhone there was a brief moment in time where this honoured tradition had a chance to continue into the mobile sphere, in fact the late Steve…

Karim Gargum

Product/Marketing/Politics. I build and grow start-ups.

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