CronxTech roundup: Croydon’s tech bloggers carry on the good work
A roundup of what Croydon's tech community has been blogging about in the past few weeks.
Welcome to another of our regular blog round-ups, connecting our community and giving others an insight into the innovations and thinking coming out of the Silicon Flyover. This week features several tech companies new to blog and with exciting news. If you would like more information regarding tech companies please have a look at our growing directory.
CronxTech movers and shakers
Freshwave and Croydon Council have been praised for deploying 5G small cells on Croydon’s street furniture
Award-winning mortgage software specialists Mortgage Brain review how they successfully adapted in 2020 and plans for 2021
StartUp Croydon has announced Croydon business community legend Saffron Saunders will be their new CEO – congrats!
Web development and SEO
Splendid Webs is giving tips on how you can optimise search engines to ensure that your website gets seen
The Pea Green Boat talks about how COVID-19 could be an opportunity to evaluate your business branding
Vaccoda Design on important insights your website’s bounce rate can tell you
Abeera gives advice on keeping schools safe with video analysis of CCTV
Ingenious explain how their cloud-delivered network security service can predict and prevent cyberattacks before they happen
Coversure discuss how you could insure your business against cybercrime
Data Recovery Specialists on the threat to the health sector from ransomware
Chilliapple explains how to manage outsourced developers and give the pros and cons of outsourcing app development
Uniqodo tell us how to increase traffic to your website and improve your sales
Premier’s Dan Burgess took part in a 12-hour gaming marathon for ‘Make Time to Make a Difference’, raising awareness for mental health – amazing!
Bonus section: skills resources
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Calling all CronxTech bloggers!
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