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Leeds MPs Criticise Smart Street Lighting
A group of politicians have criticised plans to spend £5 million on smart sensors for 86,000 newly-installed LED streetlights.
Leeds University Latest Conferencing Technology
Leeds University’s Centre for Translation Studies now equipped with the latest conferencing technology designed by buk Solutions and Sanako UK.
UKTV to Open Office in Leeds
Broadcaster UKTV has unveiled plans to open a regional office in Leeds.
Horizon Leeds Tech Update in Leeds
Horizon Leeds, a conference venue in Leeds, has been upgraded and updated with all the latest technology and electronics.
Free 6G Internet for Social Housing Tenants
6G partners with Leeds City Council to trial free internet for children living below the poverty line.
How can Leeds Win the Tech Race?
Business and tech leaders discuss ways on how Leeds can win the tech race.
Sky Betting & Gaming in Leeds
Sky Betting & Gaming works on making Leeds more digitally competitive.
6point6 Recruit For Amazon Training
Leeds-based tech company hires ex-military personnel re-skilled by Amazon Web Services training programme.
Leeds Digital Event to Focus on Customer Experience
Leeds' upcoming digital event will focus on how digital technology can be used by local businesses to improve their customer services.
Leeds and Hangzhou Share Best Practices
Leeds and Hangzhou, China exchange best practices in several fields, including smart technology and integrated transport.
CityFibre Expansion in Leeds
CityFibre to create a new centre in Leeds to usher a broadband internet advancement that will boost super-fast speeds.
Leeds and 6G Combat Digital Exclusion
Leeds City Council brings free internet access to social housing tenants to combat digital exclusion.
Leeds Taxi Manager Concerned about Uber
Leeds taxi and private hire licensing manager says the increasing number of out-of-town licensed Uber drivers operating in the city is concerning.
Light Night Leeds 2018
A mesmerising piece created by Australian artist Amanda Parer is featured at this year’s Light Night Leeds.
Leeds Manufacturing Photography Competition
EEF holds a competition for aspiring industrial photographers to shine on forward-looking and innovative companies.
Cyber-Duck Opens Leeds Office
Cyber-Duck, a London-based digital agency, opens an office in Leeds, which it plans to turn into a major regional hub.
270 Degree Cinema Screen in Leeds
Leeds’ White Rose Centre’s Cineworld features 270-degree cinema screen.
Leeds United Partner with Altinet
Leeds United partners with Altinet to strengthen defence against cyber attacks.
Channel 4 National Headquarters Shortlist Leeds
Leeds could be the new home of Channel 4’s new national headquarters.
Free Desks for Leeds Digital Businesses
Four rising Leeds digital businesses get the chance to win a year’s free desk space and specialist business support at Platform’s tech incubator.
Leeds Hyperloop Proposals
A former council leader hopes “hyperloop” public transport technology to come to Leeds.
Leeds City Region Enterprise Partnership Relocation Funding
£1 million funding offered to digital technology businesses to encourage them to relocate to Leeds City Region.
Leeds NHS Celebrate 70 Years
NHS celebrates its 70th year by highlighting technology and innovations that have helped improved patient care.
Northern Tech Hub Launched by Equiniti
Equiniti launches its Northern Tech Hub that will offer technology led solutions for lenders.
Leeds Teaching Hospitals Track Patients Journey
Leeds Teaching Hospitals National Health Service (NHS) use wristbands that utilise Zebra Technologies’ Scan4Safety programme to better track patient
SME and the Leeds Digital Growth Voucher
SMEs in the Leeds city region encouraged to apply for the Digital Growth Voucher scheme that offers up to £10,000 technology funding.
Leeds Technology Business Enters Administration
LDD Group Limited, an £ 8million Leeds technology business, enters administration.
Callcredit Encourages Leeds Tech Careers
Leeds-based credit reference agency Callcredit encourages more students to consider a career in technology.
Leeds' Blue Logic Acquisitions
Leeds technology solutions firm Blue Logic actively searches for acquisition opportunities in the North this year.
Leeds Aims for Digital Capital of the North
Stuart Clarke, director of Leeds Digital Festival, calls for funding to make Leeds the Digital Capital of the North.
Leeds Festival Awards Recognise Tech Community
Leeds Festival Awards recognises the stars of the city’s growing tech community.