Welcome to this week's edition of Full Stack, our weekly look at the biggest news from the world of tech.
UK tech sector produces one "unicorn tech forum a month
The UK tech sector has produced one unicorn firm each month over the past year, according to new figures released ahead of London Tech Week.
The UK has created more unicorn tech companies, firms valued at more than 1 billion US dollars, than any other country except for the US and China, according to new data compiled by Tech Nation and Dealroom.
Future of microservices to be examined at Jellyfish event
The latest Jellyfish tech meet up takes place this Thursday in London, featuring four speakers from the world of fintech.
London Tech Week to explore opportunities amid Brexit uncertainity
The capital will play host to a series of events this week for London Tech Week. It aims to connect "international communities from across the spectrum to address how access to tech for all can have a profoundly positive impact in society and business."
There are a range of free and paid-for events happening at locations across the city. Find out more here
First Blockchain Virtual Machine on Java Coming
Blockchain start-up Aion Network has announced a new virtual machine built on top of the Java Virtual Machine (JVM).
The Aion Virtual Machine is a supplementary software layer that can interact with the JVM as developers build decentralised applications and smart contracts above it.
An in-depth comparison between Node.js and Angular
Inside Facebook's moderation hub
The Drum goes behind the scenes of Facebook's content moderation centre in Barcelona, gleaning some insight into the people who moderate the darkest parts of the web and how the social network is investing in AI to make its platform cleaner for users and brands.
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