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2018 Scottish Business and Tech Events: A Company Connecting Directory

The Company Connecting Events Directory: Over the past few years, Laurent Mélin-Quinn has built and maintained a list of business and technology events in Scotland. His research contains loads of information i.e. the event title, date, skills, location and sector, from 2016 to 2018. He has very...

4000 IT Companies: Company Connecting Infographic

Our new series of infographics brings information on the 4,000 IT companies that Company Connecting has researched. Companies also register with us, and extend their profiles. If you are an IT company and not sure whether we have a profile, then please go ahead and register so that we can create...

How to Use the Company Connecting Search

You may have noticed Company Connecting has a search function on our site: here's how you can use it for you business purposes.

Spotlight on Augmented Reality from Company Connecting

Over the past two weeks we have concentrated on IT companies working in the area of Augmented Reality and other related technologies.

We have published articles from companies and people using and working with Augmented Reality. We have also published an infographic and a video which...

IT Companies and all that: what is happening in Aberdeen?

Over the next two weeks we will be publishing a series of articles and nutshells on IT companies in Aberdeen. The nutshells focus on people who are kicking off new business, and those that are growing their established business.

We recently updated our infographic on IT companies in...

Oil & Gas is the top sector for IT companies in Aberdeen City and Aberdeenshire

Our infographic summarises the size, skills, sectors and focal areas for IT companies in Aberdeen City and Aberdeenshire. Its no surprise that Oil & Gas is the top sector, but there is a huge diversity in skills, sectors and business focus of the IT companies in the area. Given the current...

We are adding new features to Company Connecting

We are making changes to Company Connecting based on the feedback we received from our users and visitors.  We have already added the blog which let's us publish short pieces of information.

The further changes we are making are:

  • We are converting to a subscription
  • ...

Newsflash: We are adding new features to Company Connecting

We are working with our developers Verinote who are based in Codebase, Edinburgh to add new features to Company Connecting. The new features will: 

  • Convert Company Connecting to a subscription model
  • Provide IT companies with the ability to view up to 5 full company profiles
  • ...

Are we creating too many technology companies? A look at Scottish IT and Telecoms companies

Only 11% of Scottish IT and Telecoms companies registered between October 2014 and June 2017 are real i.e. those companies with a website. 

In its recent research Company Connecting noticed a surge in the creation of IT and Telecoms companies in the Companies House data, combined with a...

The Company Connecting Privacy Policy

Over the past few months Company Connecting as reviewed its policies and procedures in line with the GDPR regulations which come into place later this month. This week we will be contacting all the registered Company Connecting users who have provided us with personal e-mail addresses.

If...