The city council bought the Lloyds bank building for £6.8m. Picture: ANTONY KELLY Archant Norfolk 2015 Councils are pouring millions of taxpayers’ pounds into commercial property to make up for money lost by government cuts. The city council is investing £40m in commerical property but has so far kept its investments secret. Picture: ANTONY KELLYNorwich City … [Read more...] about City council snaps up Norwich shops and offices on £40 million spending spree
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Facebook is doubling its presence in London by acquiring office space across two buildings in King's Cross.The 600,000 square feet (56,000 square meters) of office space will be enough for more than 6,000 workstations. The social media giant hasn't said how many new jobs this will create, but it plans to have 2,300 UK employees by the end of 2018.The expansion follows the 2017 … [Read more...] about Facebook to double its London office space
Facebook has bought a huge plot of new offices in Kings Cross, joining Silicon neighbours like Google and Youtube nearby in one of the area’s largest ever commercial deals. Comprising 611,000 square feet (sq ft) and 6,000 workstations, the three buildings mark a significant step in the commercial development of Kings Cross, with the new deal accounting for roughly 15 per … [Read more...] about Facebook buys up huge offices as Kings Cross lands its latest Silicon giant
Even as the U.K.’s imminent withdrawal from the European Union seems to grow messier by the day, tech giant Facebook is giving the country a vote of confidence by deciding to massively expand its footprint there. A company spokesman confirmed to Reuters today that Facebook has acquired new office space in London, effectively doubling its size there. “Today’s … [Read more...] about Facebook to double London offices amid Brexit and ongoing U.K. data investigations
(Reuters) - Facebook said on Monday it would double its presence in London, acquiring nearly 600,000 square feet (56,000 square meters) of office space across two buildings in King’s Cross - enough for more than 6,000 workstations. FILE PHOTO: Facebook logo is seen at a start-up companies gathering at Paris' Station F in Paris, France on January 17, 2017. … [Read more...] about Facebook to double office presence in London
Swedish artificial intelligence (AI) startup Peltarion has launched a new office in London. The office has been created with global expansion in mind, with staff being hired for digital sales and marketing as well as tech development. Peltarion's operation AI platform, which enables companies to produce real-world AI applications at scale and speed, launched in closed beta … [Read more...] about Peltarion, the AI platform behind Nasa, Tesla and Deutsche Bank, has opened a London office
BURLINGTON, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Apr 30, 2018--Everbridge, Inc. (NASDAQ: EVBG), the global leader in critical event management and enterprise safety software applications to help keep people safe and businesses running faster, today announced that Tracy Reinhold has joined the company as Chief Security Officer. Mr. Reinhold will be responsible for advancing … [Read more...] about Everbridge Appoints Tracy Reinhold as Chief Security Officer
Tech companies are favouring London’s city core over the city fringe, including areas like the so-called silicon roundabout, according to the latest research from real estate advisor Savills. With almost three times as much office space committed to by technology firms in central London compared to the city fringe (which includes areas like Old Street and South Bank) in … [Read more...] about Techs and the City: Tech companies choosing central London over Silicon Roundabout in 2018
Kista, sometimes called the 'Silicon Valley of Sweden'. File image: Regus This content was paid for by an advertiser and produced by The Local's Creative Studio 1 February 2016 09:10 CET+01:00 Downtown Stockholm is brimming with hip startup hubs and snazzy international headquarters. But as the city’s tech scene is soaring to new heights and the business … [Read more...] about Kista: The best office space in Sweden?
Bitcoin was released in 2008 to minimal fanfare outside of a few specific circles. Unless you were a crypto-anarchist or a finance expert or a tech reporter, Bitcoin and its sibling cryptocurrencies are unlikely to have been more than a small blip on your radar until 2017. Of course, since then there’s been barely a day without a news story covering its stratospheric … [Read more...] about What does bitcoin actually mean for office rental and co-working?