Interview with Elizabeth Shassere @Textocracy

Oct 27, 2016 by Helena Category: Interview 1 comment

Founder Elizabeth Shassere is sharing her experience in building a successful revenue generating business over the last 12 months. Tell us something about Textocracy. Textocracy is an SMS-based texting service that allows the widest range of service users to provide comments and feedback to a provider with a simple mobile phone. How did you get […]


Oct 12, 2016 by Helena Category: Team Blog 0 comments

Textocracy joined Dotforge in Winter 2015.     Textocracy provides an SMS service that allows anyone to send a text message with any simple mobile phone, even a 20 year old Nokia, at any time to provide their comments and feedback to a service or business. That comment is instantly analyzed into a live data […]


Oct 12, 2016 by Helena Category: Interview 5 comments

Twile   One of the first companies that joined Dotforge accelerator had a great year. Twile partnered with leading genealogy site Findmypast, won two innovation awards at RootsTech 2016, including People’s Choice and just announced the launch of their new feature that integrates with They have been selected for the next round of Pitch@Palace, have a […]

School of Code

Oct 12, 2016 by Helena Category: Interview 0 comments

School of Code Between developing their platform, running coding events and preparing for the launch of their Kickstarter campaign School of Code founders Chris Meah and Bhishma Patel found time to answer a couple of questions and give us some insights into their startup.   Tell us something about School of Code. School of Code […]

My internship @ Dotforge

Sep 26, 2016 by Helena Category: blog 0 comments

International business student at the University of Strasburg and startup enthusiast Samuel Chinappen joined Dotforge for a 2 month summer internship. We asked Sam to share his experience and also explain why he wanted to discover more about the tech community and the startups in the north of England. Sam helped us to consolidate our […]

Cupris Health

Sep 26, 2016 by Helena Category: Team Blog 1 comment

Cupris Health joined Dotforge Health + Data in Spring 2016.     Today, GPs are overwhelmed, hospitals have huge waiting lists and remote areas have limited access to healthcare. Telemedicine is an extremely attractive solution to bring healthcare closer to the patient but most telemedicine solutions focus on providing video or text communication tools. This misses […]

Sep 26, 2016 by Helena Category: Interview 1 comment “People is all what you’ll have left in the end” a great advice that Matias Nso, cofounder of Kuorum, recent winner of the Best Technology Applied to Politics in 2016 from the Washington Academy of Politics and Science. With over 100 active political and charity users now on the platform and evidence of how Kuorum […]