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With the launch of the Apple Watch Caplin wanted to board the wearable tech bandwagon. We wanted to ask the questions why and how should a sell side Investment Bank want to use wearable tech? Let’s face it, previous smartwatches that have come to market failed to spark massive growth…Read More
Last Friday saw another 24-hour coding-fest at Caplin HQ. All engineering staff were asked to form teams for a start on Thursday lunchtime and build something cool to demo on Friday afternoon. For a number of people furiously working on their projects, they decided to go through the night and…Read More
As another year of ‘FOWA’ has drawn to a close, here are my thoughts from the event on the host of interesting topics covered by the excellent speakers. Web vs Native Bruce Lawson evangelises Open Web Standards for Opera and was the opening keynote speaker for FOWA this year. The…Read More
Is the future of trading more transparent, social and sharable in nature like other upcoming Fintech disruptors?
We got an opportunity at Activate London 2014 organized by the Guardian, to learn about emerging, game changing trends in the financial domain. The core topic of discussion was around the changes happening in financial technology, their usage and behavior. The talks were divided in few major areas like money…Read More
After a thrilling 3 days at the Velocity Conference in London, I’ve put together this blog to give an overview of the more interesting talks covered in this year’s conference. For those whom are unfamiliar with the Velocity conference, you can quite safely associate it with all things related to…Read More
Day 1 ended… late. We finished at midnight after the Atlassian guys threw a party with free beer, foosball and a lot of socialising with fellow geeks. Even though it seems like the whole BBC dev team are here they are great guys and we shared a lot of ideas….Read More