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UK: Firefly Learning raises £4.5 million Series A

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London-based Firefly Learning has raised a £4.5 million Series A from BGF Ventures and Beringea. Continue reading UK: Firefly Learning raises £4.5 million Series A

UK: pi-top raises £3.5 million Series A

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London-based edtech startup pi-top has raised a £3.5 million Series A from Hambro Perks and Committed Capital. The three-year-old startup has raised a total of over £4.9 million to date.

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London requires English Language Test for Uber Drivers

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Uber is facing new trouble in Europe. This time, Public Transport Body for London (TfL) wants to require Uber drivers pass an English language test among other regulations that it originally intended to implement Oct. 1st.

However, Uber has now won the right to take TfL to court in order to challenge these possible new regulations.

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EdTech Startup List: UK

[Updated: 03/2017]

Thanks to access to numerous accelerator programs, angel investors, venture capital and an overall founder-friendly ecosystem the UK is one of the leading technology hubs in Europe. Naturally, edtech startups are attracted to the UK market which is also often used as stepping stone to the even larger US edtech market.

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Writefull – EdTech Startup Profile

Name: Writefull
Website: www.writefullapp.com
Headquarters: London, UK
Vertical: K-12, Higher Education, Lifelong Learning
Tech: Software (Windows, Mac)

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