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Leeds' Dubit Raises $8M for Esport League
A Leeds-based video game studio has raised £5.9million to launch a live esports league in the metaverse.
Could Car Batteries Power Our Homes?
Researchers from the Universities of Nottingham and Warwick explore how electric car charging technology could be used to power homes.
Digital Transformation for MEETinLEEDS
MEETinLEEDS moves towards a digital transformation to support the University of Leeds' long term digital strategy.
Flutter Entertainment Opens in Leeds
Flutter Entertainment officially opens a £15M tech centre at #4 Wellington Place in Leeds city centre.
Free Production Course at Leeds Trinity University
As part of its [re]boot programme, Leeds Trinity University launches a new course in production skills.
5G Modules Contract for Filtronic Leeds
Filtronic announces contract win following a successful product development of over-the-air 5G mmWave modules.
Return of Light Night Leeds
Thousands of people welcomed the spectacular return of Light Night Leeds.
Leeds Digital Festival
Digital tech events, like Leeds Digital Festival, now play a big part in our year of culture.
Leeds Solar Powered Park and Ride
Leeds has officially launched the UK's first solar-powered park and ride.
University of Leeds' Covid Breathing Aid
A device developed by UK hospitals provides critical care for Covid-19 patients.
Leeds Digital Festival Awards
Leeds Digital Festival Awards to celebrate start-ups, SMEs and larger business for their innovation, growth and creativity.
Leeds Firm Create Heart Monitors Fitted at Home for Cardiac Patients
A Rawdon-based company has introduced a new clinical system designed to improve medical care for cardiac patients.
UtterBerry Technology Company Creates 800 New Jobs
Utterberry sets up a massive manufacturing and innovation base in Leeds.
Covid Scanner Brings Jobs to Leeds
UK tech start-up UtterBerry is set to create at least 800 jobs in Leeds.
VR to be used in Healthcare Education?
VR could be used in healthcare education, a recent research has found.
Leeds Diabetes Home Urine Tests Get Smart
Innovative at-home urine tests to be made available to patients with diabetes in Leeds.
KreativeInc Creates Website for Autism Museum
Leeds-based KreativeInc Agency creates new website for autism museum research project.
Is Outdated Tech Hindering Leeds Businesses?
Nine out of ten Leeds-based businesses say outdated technology hinders their ability to keep up with new challenges, survey reveals.
Hippo Digital Investment Secured
A Leeds-based digital consultancy firm has received investment from Growth Capital Partners, a leading private equity house.
Leeds Tech Firm SatSense Secures Investment
Leeds-based tech firm secures fresh £1.5million investment.
Success for Panintelligence
Leeds-based software developer celebrates 12 months of contract wins and community engagement initiatives.
Exercise Incentive App Monitors Movement in Leeds Parks
Leeds council to use technology to encourage healthier lifestyle and reduce the strain on health and social care services.
Danish Cybersecurity Firm Opens Office in Leeds
Heimdal™ Security opens Yorkshire office as its plans to grow UK revenue by the end of 2021.
Uppbeat - Free Music Platform for Creators
Leeds-based startup launches free music platform for content creators with no demonetisation issues.
Cognito Learning - Leeds Joins US Tech Firm
Leeds-based Cognito Learning partners with US mobile tech firm KVH Industries.
Loneliness Hotspots Identified by Satellite Powered App
Satellite-powered app designed to spot loneliness in hotspots in UK cities has been adopted by Leeds City Council.
Thousands of Pupils Receive Laptops
More than 31,000 devices given to Yorkshire's council-run schools following closure due to the Covid lockdown.
Slingshot Simulations to Smarten up Transport Networks
A government-funded project to improve transport networks in York, Leeds and Hull using innovative technology.
Leeds Tech Angels to Help Bridge Digital Divide
Calls for businesses and other employers in Leeds to donate unused laptops to young people in a bid to bridge Covid digital divide.
Crisp Leeds Tackles Online Abuse
Leeds tech firm Crisp creates new jobs in response to increased global demand for its services.
Leeds Digital Divide
Digital divide is a problem that will not go away even after the Covid-19 vaccine is rolled out, the city council has warned.
Sainsbury's & Asda Virtual Queues
Sainsbury's and Asda now using virtual queues so shoppers will not have to line up outside.
Coding Workshops for Kids Backed by CityFibre
CityFibre sponsors a series of online coding workshops for local children and their families.
Leeds Teaching Hospital Pathology Network Uses AI
Imaging tech now part of NHS digital pathology network.
Leeds University Print 3D Tongue Surface
Scientists create synthetic soft surfaces with tongue-like textures using 3D printing for the first time.
Leeds United Appoint Cyber Security Partner
Altinet is Leeds United's official cyber security partner.
Pure Technology Group Tech Refurb
Leeds-based IT solutions firm launches a refurbishment and recovery service for businesses' end-of-life devices.
University of Leeds Combating Climate Change
Researchers from the University of Leeds to use cutting edge technology in finding ways to combat climate change.
Synap Partners with The University of Law.
Leeds-based online learning platform Synap partners with The University of Law.
Teaching Robots to Learn from Mistakes
Computer scientists train robots to learn from their mistakes.
Boostify Team up with Third Foundation
Two Leeds-based tech firm team up to develop a customer experience optimisation platform.