Doubling down on our mission to build Warwick’s tech hub

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Tech is about more than just Himalayan Yoga, but at Slideshare Karaoke exceptions have to be made 💁‍♀️

Just over 5 years ago, Alex Bucknall and I founded WarwickTECH on the notion that Warwick University needed a space for technical and non-technical undergraduates to come together and build. Far from the scrappy team that we once were, we built a tribe of technical, operational, and product-focused people and made great progress in achieving our goal of building a self-sustaining tech hub at Warwick. But there’s much more to be done. We’re now at the end of the beginning of that journey, and have laid down our plans to achieve our goals for the next 5 years.

Doubling down on Warwick…


redemption or altruism?

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Were Gates and Zuckerberg always good people, or is philanthropy their ‘incentivised redemption’? (Source)

As a child, I was obsessed with the idea of ‘philantho-capitalism’ but frustrated that somehow you had to make money before doing good. …


The unbundling of the phone and the case for the watch

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We spend most of our time looking at a screen; desktop, laptop, phone, the list goes on. …

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