Meeting ‘startup people’ in Manchester

Meeting ‘startup people’ in Manchester

August 4, 2013By Martin Bryant

Someone emailed me this weekend asking how he could meet people in the Manchester area who are interested in startups and collaborating on tech ideas. Here are the links I sent him back. They’re not exactly news if you’re already invovled in the Manchester tech scene, but if you’re looking to get involved, I hope … Read More

Random acts of awkwardness

Random acts of awkwardness

June 8, 2013By Martin Bryant

A regular routine for me on a Saturday is to settle down at a table at a coffee shop, prepare a few guest posts for publication on The Next Web (if you’d like to do that instead, we’re looking for a full-time features editor – drop me a line for details) and work through my … Read More

Manchester’s finally making a noise about graphene

Manchester’s finally making a noise about graphene

March 16, 2013By Martin Bryant

Graphene is an incredible substance that was discovered in Manchester, and yet you’d hardly know it based on how little it’s talked about in the city. So, I was pleased that my good friends over at Marketing Manchester drew my attention to a new campaign designed to tie the city with the substance in the public consciousness. … Read More

TechHub Manchester

September 16, 2012By Martin Bryant

This week, TechHub Manchester was announced. This is exactly the the kind of support Manchester’s fledgeling startup scene needs and helps address the issues I mentioned in my talk at TEDx Manchester earlier this year. It’s a priviledge to be part of the founding team for TechHub Manchester. I’m still Managing Editor at The Next … Read More