Category: Companies

Legal insight: how Covid-19 may affect your business

We hear from commercial law experts, Keebles LLP about some of the likely impacts on tech companies.

The effect of the coronavirus (Covid-19) outbreak is being felt across society, and as well as the severe consequences for health and wellbeing, attention is now turning to the likely impact on business and the economy. In this guest blog, solicitor Tom Rook from our Associate Sponsor, Keebles LLP, looks at the challenges and concerns

New partnership inspires children with power of computing

The David and Jane Richards Family Foundation has teamed up with Pimoroni to help Sheffield school students get creative with data.

The new kits use Raspberry Pi Zero WH and are fitted with user-friendly sensor boards designed by DJRFF in collaboration with Pimoroni, and manufactured in Sheffield. The microcomputers will be used by students on DJRFF’s Get Creative with Data course which has been rolled out at a number of schools and colleges across South Yorkshire.

Company spotlight: Hive IT

We caught up with our first ever company member to talk usability labs and Tech4Good.

Since moving from Electric Works in 2018, Hive IT now operates across two floors in Park Hill. With design and development taking place upstairs, the ground floor is dedicated to facilitation workshops and a totally separate space which is the Usability Lab. Here, the company tests client products, including websites, applications and hardware across desktop

Guest blog: Getting the right people in the right roles

Benchmark Recruit tells us about a recent collaboration with the Developer Academy.

At Benchmark we are proud to champion individual and business needs by getting the right people in the right place for the long-term. We are committed to developing skills and giving people the opportunity to do this in a nurturing environment. With the rise of people signing up for coding camps – with successful results