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Leidos Expand into Scotland
Science and technology group Leidos embarks on a recruitment drive to expand its Scottish services.
Glasgow Firm Digitonic Raises a Million
A Glasgow-based smart mobile marketing agency doubles valuation from just nine months ago.
Glasgow Companies Help Life Sciences
Companies like Tissue Solutions Ltd, a Glasgow-based virtual biobank, helps UK stay on the forefront of life sciences and medical research.
DLINK Project Awarded funding
DLINK project led by the Universities of Lancaster and Glasgow awarded £850,000 funding by the UK Engineering & Physical Sciences Research Council.
Royal Mail e-Trike Trial in Glasgow
Royal Mail may trial e-Trikes for letter and parcel deliveries in Glasgow.
Rural College Barony Digital Classroom
Scotland’s Rural College Barony unveils a new state-of-the-art digital classroom.
Boston Networks IoT for Scotland
Glasgow-based IT business Boston Networks secures £6 million funding to roll out Internet of Things (IoT) network throughout Scotland.
£500 million Glasgow City Innovation
£500 million Glasgow City innovation district to create up to 1,000 businesses and 50,000 new jobs.
The Scottish Sun Augmented Reality
Tech expert Zappar guru Stephen McPhee brings newspapers to life with augmented reality app.
Sex Attack Warning App
Former Dundee University student to launch a sex attack warning app in Glasgow and Edinburgh.
Glasgow iPads for Digital Learning Strategy
Glasgow to provide 54,000 iPads to pupils and teachers as part of its digital learning strategy.
Glasgow City Council Digital Strategy
Glasgow City Council’s digital strategy to focus on tech for health and social care, smart city technology and building digital skills.
Safe Shores Monitoring Launches Companion
A hi-tech app designed to improve safety and security of lone workers has been launched by a Glasgow firm.
University of Glasgow VR Platform
University of Glasgow awarded $1 million to build a higher education VR platform.
Glasgow Swipii Loyalty App
Swipii, a Glasgow loyalty app firm, prepares for rapid expansion in the UK and Europe.
Incremental Group Announces 100 Jobs in Glasgow
Incremental Group, a digital technology services firm, is set to create additional 100 high value jobs in Glasgow.
Glasgow Womens Health Website
Evidence-based women’s health website has been developed for a Glasgow maternity hospital.
Black and White TV Licences in Glasgow
More than 7,000 households across the country are still watching TV in black and white.
Glasgow Tech Needs Local Support
Glasgow’s growing number of tech start-ups calls for greater support and investment from the local government.
Glasgow Investment in Healthcare Technology
£20 million investment in healthcare technology to bring jobs to Glasgow.
Scottish Centre for Macromolecular Imaging Opens
The Scottish Centre for Macromolecular Imaging (SCMI) is officially open.
Scottish Centre for Macromolecular Imaging
World-class £5 million Scottish Centre for Macromolecular Imaging opens in Glasgow.
Glasgow Digital Inclusion Officer
Glasgow to hire a specialist worker to help street beggars claim benefits.
Rabbie Burns Works Authenticated
Scottish researchers develop a high tech way to authenticate the genuine works of Rabbie Burns.
Barclays Announce 2,500 jobs in Glasgow
Barclays announces plans to create up to 2,500 jobs in Glasgow
UK Ocean Outdoor Acquire Forrest Media
Forrest Media, a Glasgow-based outdoor promotion firm, bought by rival UK Ocean Outdoor.
University of Glasgow Graphene Health Claim
A promising new type of graphene supercapacitator could be used to make future wearables lighter and more energy-efficient, scientists say.
Scotland’s First Digital Garage
Google opens Edinburgh training centre and launches a new training programme in Glasgow.
Scottish Funding for Innovators
Organisations in Scotland with great ideas on how to improve services using technology are invited to apply for up to £250,000 funding.
Glasgow to host 2018 Ideal Home Show
Glasgow to host 2018 Ideal Home Show, a three-day home exhibition extravaganza for the young and old.
Amazon Academy Helps Scottish SMEs
The Amazon Academy helps Scottish SMEs and independent authors succeed in the digital economy.
Castlight Financial Lends CaaS to HSBC
HSBC UK and Castlight Financial team up to deliver the bank’s first open banking loan.
Glasgow Caledonian University Power Generator
Glasgow Caledonian University researchers has developed a power-generating tile for public walkways.
Glasgow Princes Square Shopping App
Princes Square launches a new app that allows shoppers to earn points.
Glasgow Landmarks Feature in VR
Abertay Digital Graduate Show: Students focused on exploring the use of virtual reality for this year’s festival.
ScotRail CCTV Walkout on Cup Final Day
Rail workers to walk out on Cup Final day in a row over ScotRail CCTV monitoring staff.
Glasgow Satellite Capital of Britain
Glasgow reinvents itself to become the capital of Britain’s satellite-building industry.
Glasgow Internet of Things and AI
Scotland must embrace AI, disruptive technology and robots instead of fearing them.
Old Govan Arms Reward for CCTV
A popular pub in Govan was robbed and the owner is offering £500 reward for their missing CCTV footage.
Radisson Red Targets Millennials in Glasgow
Radisson Red, a hotel that features modern technology, opens in Glasgow.
Glasgow 5G Testbed
Glasgow hopes to become one of UK’s 5G testbeds, applies for £100 million funding.