We at Epic Times are passionate about many things but two in particular, creative people and digital people. When the opportunity to acquire the long running and successful web conference DIBI came about, we leapt at the chance, and I’m here to tell you why. DIBI stands for Design It Build It,
I first met Andy when profiling Bobby Paterson at a packed Refresh Teeside. Seeming as we’ve been following the story of Searchcamp, I thought I’d sit down and have chinwag with one of it’s co-founders. What followed was a fascinating insight into the mind of a man who tirelessly does all he c
Ian Tufts has led an illustrious career in Sage and is now the VP of Engineering with local Shields based international superstars Performance Horizon Group. I caught up with him at their stunning offices One Trinity Green to see who's superhero origin story he identifies with, and I don't think I c
In this exclusive Google Hangout, leading UK rapper Sway talks to us about his forthcoming ’Wake Up EP’, how he’s using his success as a platform for other emerging artists and his use of social media tools like Twitter and Soundcloud to collaborate and share his music. Listen again to the
Dylan (@djmckee) is currently studying for his A levels at Whitley Bay High School, officially the youngest Epic Profile yet. I was immediately taken with the passionate way that Dylan talks about tech and especially making and building stuff himself. He attended the Apple annual conference all the
A wee while back I headed on over once again to the Phoenix building on the Teeside University campus to have my regular update with the lovely folks over at Searchcamp, the North East's most rapidly growing accelerator programme. With the helpful assistance of Searchcampite Sarah Thompson (@SarahLo
Right, this is a super short update as I'm on my way to Searchcamp's highly anticipated demo day in Teeside as we speak! Searchcamp has drawn to a close and they've made the move over to the illustrious Boho Four building in Middlebrough to start their Searchcampus phase to further nurture their tea
George Sharpe (@FollowEpicTimes) talks to Krissi Paterson (@KrissiPaterson) of Fittr Labs (@FittrLabs) about My Paleo Box (@MyPaleoBox) and her experience of the Searchcamp accelerator programme working out of Teeside (@Searchcamp).
If you’ve been following the tech press (or indeed any press) lately, you’ll know that Apple, the innovative giant who first made the smartphone a ‘must have’ with the revolutionary iPhone, are about to release their biggest software update since the original iPhone - iOS 7 later
George Sharpe, Editor of Epic Times interviews the guys from budding Italian startup Tangle on their experience of the Searchcamp accelerator programme. Filmed & edited by Sarah Thompson of Searchcamp.