Plexal member BuffaloGrid scores at The Europas

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Electric scooter unicorn Bird launches trial in Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park

Bird, the electric scooter rental unicorn and Plexal member, has officially arrived in Britain. The startup today launches a new trial in east London’s Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park, which will…

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by Plexal
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Respectfully disruptive: how Oliver Adkins introduced innovation to a graduation gown market that was previously all sewn up

Trying to graduate from university can sometimes feel as painful as flying on a certain budget airline. Oh, you want a ticket for your family? That’ll be £15 a pop.…

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by Plexal
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“I care about the future because it’s where I’m going to live”: meet Siobhan McVeigh, Plexal’s sci-fi writer in residence

Sci-fi writer Siobhan has had her work performed at Toynbee Studios, a theatre in Spitalfields, and published by Elsewhen Press in its anthology Existence is Elsewhen. She joined Plexal earlier…

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Plexal member bidstack acquired for £6.8m by Kin Group

Having started life as a crowdfunded startup, bidstack has announced that it’s been acquired by Kin Group for £6.8m. The Plexal member has a native, multi-platform in-game advertising solution that…

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“No time to waste”: how Nana Badu is motivating young Londoners – and providing an alternative to gang culture

Growing up in east London, Nana Badu didn’t come from a wealthy home and didn’t go to the best school by any means, but what he did have was football.…

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Article

Don’t do a Reddit: how wargaming exercises can help you prep for an inevitable data breach

Berta Papp-Silva is the co-founder and CEO of The CyberFish: a new Plexal member that incorporates insights from psychology and behavioural science when developing cybersecurity solutions. Here, Papp-Silva teases an…

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by Berta Papp-Silva
Article

Meet Zara: the Zurich UK Insurance chatbot co-developed by Plexal member Spixii

We sat down with Emma Pegg, head of content at Spixii: the insurtech startup based at Plexal that recently designed, built and launched an award-winning chatbot. Zara, who’s getting more…

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by Plexal
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On form: how Plexal member Fiit plans to revolutionise the way you exercise

If you start the week with the best of intentions and promise yourself you’ll hit the gym before work, only to hit snooze when your alarm goes off at an…

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Events

Community spirit: join Plexal’s members’ night

Last weekend, I strapped my helmet on, covered myself with sunblock (with only partial success, as it turned out) and cycled over 330 kilometres from Paris to London along with Plexal’s…

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by Maria Barr
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Plexal member BuffaloGrid scores at The Europas

Footie fans across England might be celebrating the country’s first ever World Cup penalty shootout victory, but at Plexal we have another reason to be feeling jubilant today: BuffaloGrid, one…

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