Lynsey Barber

(Staff)

I'm City A.M.'s award-winning technology editor, covering everything from happenings at Apple and Google to the latest London startup. In particular fintech, blockchain, artificial intelligence, driverless cars, virtual reality and the sharing economy get me out of bed in the morning. I'm always trying to illustrate stories with pictures of dogs. Sometimes with some success. I was named technology journalist of the year at the UK Tech Awards.

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June 2017 articles

Monese, a fintech startup backed by a well-known Spotify investor, has moved a step closer to rivalling major banks with the [...]

16 June
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It looks like London continues to attract tech experts despite Brexit looming, new figures suggest, with the number rising since [...]

16 June
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A fintech startup backed by Goldman Sachs has unveiled ambitious plans to make emoji friendly social payments as popular in Europe [...]

15 June
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The rise of technology will destroy jobs, Sir Martin Sorrell, the boss of the world's largest advertising company has said, [...]

14 June
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Under fire Uber boss Travis Kalanick will take a leave of absence from the startup after an investigation into the company following [...]

13 June
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Blackberry has turned to a startup from London to help banks make sure their employee WhatsApp messages stay on the right side [...]

13 June
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You can now ask a chatbot what time your next train or bus is due in a new initiative from Transport for London. [...]

13 June
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Digital challenger bank Revolut is launching business accounts across the UK and Europe in the latest stage of its expansion [...]

13 June
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Google is opening the doors to a huge new space in London designed to give the nation training in vital digital skills. [...]

13 June
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The world's first professional league for racing drones has landed backing from Liberty Media, the new owner of Formula One. [...]

12 June
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Ford has chosen the UK as the location for its development of smarter transport shrugging off any concerns over Brexit.  [...]

12 June
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Apple is set for another bumpy day after a downgrade by analysts. [...]

12 June
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Dr John Hughes, the chairman of Just Eat, has died following a short period of illness, the company said today. [...]

12 June
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London mayor Sadiq Khan has revealed ambitious plans to make the capital a world leading "smart city" and tackle climate change [...]

12 June
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Jaguar Land Rover has invested $25m (£19m) in the US ride sharing company Lyft, a rival to Uber. [...]

12 June
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