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Dan Barker

Founder, Yearbook Machine

Dan is the co-founder of Yearbook Machine, a technology startup making online software for students.

He is 23 years old and lives in London. Interested in design, technology and innovative ways of working.

Decline and Fall: The UK's Shocking IT Education Record

I left school in 2007. In my entire time at secondary school, I had around 30 hours of computer education, concentrated between the ages of 11 and 12. I was not offered computing as an option at either GCSE or A-Level. Looking back now, it's only because of my learning outside of school that I can do my job today
19/12/2011 12:31 GMT

Life as a London Tech Startup: on the Hunt for Brilliant Brains

Although it's really common sense, what the recent 'sexing up' of entrepreneurship through TV and films somehow manages to ignore is this: What really makes early-stage tech businesses succeed is having talented, skilled people working together to effectively build things that people want.
28/10/2011 23:59 BST