By Joshua Davidson, CEO of Wayra UK startup Night Zookeeper
For me, one of the best things about joining Wayra has been the chance to build close relationships with other entrepreneurs in the Academy and to learn from the experts Wayra...Continue reading »
A first-hand account from… Javier Bello, HR Global Operations team, London
‘If you think my English is bad now, it was horrible when I was in Spain!’
I started working at Telefónica Digital because I was very keen to work somewhere challenging,...Continue reading »
By Stephen Shurrock, Chief Commercial Officer, Telefónica Digital
We all generate a wealth of information: from shopping transactions, payment data, ticket purchasing and mobile network data to name a few. For years, this type of data has been used responsibly to improve...Continue reading »
The first year since Telefónica Digital was born has been a truly exciting one. From starting with a blank sheet of paper, the company is now a genuinely multi-national entity with no one dominant culture.
Walking through the door in any of...Continue reading »
Guest Author: Chetan Sharma, Founder and President, Chetan Sharma Consulting
3 October 2012: Mobile operators around the world have had a great 30+ year run. Mobile as a service has evolved from basic 1G voice service to 4G data driven application...Continue reading »
Talent is considered a global asset. So should opportunities and funding.
This is the spirit for the first ever ‘Wayra Global Demoday’, scheduled for 12 December 2012. It will be held at LAB Miami as part of Global Entrepreneurship Week and the...Continue reading »
By Dr Stuart Battersby (@blastStu) Co-founder at Chatterbox
The social aspects of social media are often overlooked, missing the core point, you know, that people can talk to each other about stuff. People can say things that others get excited about, annoyed about, sad...Continue reading »
Earlier this year, Francisco Dao published an article in Pando Daily titled ‘Immobile Capital: The Unspoken Secret of Silicon Valley’s Success‘. In it, he contrasts the Silicon Valley venture capital and investment bubble with the increasing globalisation of most every...Continue reading »
17 September 2012: The UK academy of Telefonica Digital’s tech startups accelerator Wayra recently teamed up with Shortlist Mag to find new startups.
The jury – comprised of Joe Cohen, Jonathan MacDonald, Tamara Lohan, and Mike Soutar – are ready for the pitches....Continue reading »
Companies that have built their fortunes on dial-up voice and the subsequent revolution in mobile telephony are under pressure – and many of us are aware of this. For operators, the recognised equation is this: dwindling voice margins + rise...Continue reading »