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Imperial College Discovers Covid Vaccine Technology Can Help Cure Heart Attacks
Scientists say mRNA technology used in Covid vaccines can be used to cure hear attacks.
World's Largest Lego Store Opens in London
Lego's Leicester Square store is set to become the brand's largest in the world.
3D printed pills have the potential to transform healthcare for millions of Britons, developers have claimed.
Westminster Multi Service Digital Card
Westminster City Council’s latest Smart City for All initiative to include major dital roll out for residents and businesses.
Could Driverless Trains be Arriving at the Platform?
Transport Secretary Grant Shapps has made driverless technology a condition of talks on a bailout for TfL.
iProov Facial Recognition Secures Funding
A London-based cybersecurity company has secured £51.6million in funding for its online facial biometric authentication technology.
Drones Bring in the New Year
The UK's biggest drone show and virtual celebrations were New Year's Eve highlights.
Intelligent Soil Sensors Help Farmers
Imperial bioengineers launch smart sensing technology designed to help farmers use fertiliser more effectively.
Driverless Cars Tested at London Gateway
Ford UK tests autonomous vehicles at London Gateway to determine how the technology can impact operations and workflow at ports.
Technology Firms in London Create
"Borderless" jobs on the rise as remote work technology improves and completion for talent intensifies.
E-scooter Fire on Underground
E-scooters: Fire on Tube proves to pose a significant threat to the traveling public.
South London DIsabled Drivers Helped by IoT
Sutton Council introduces the use of IoT sensors to help disabled drivers park in South London.
Netflix Heads to London
Netflix to continue to invest in productions across the UK; collaborates with new studios and sound stages in Enfield.
London Toothfairy Virtual Dentistry App
UK-based Toothfairy wins App of the Year award and raises £3million in a seed funding round.
IoT Sensors Assess Park Usage
IoT technology will be used to assess foot traffic of green spaces across London.
Get Ready to "Just Walk Out" of London Tesco Express
Tesco's Express store in London's High Holborn - it's first "just walk out" branch.
London Virtual Production Studio Largest in UK
MARS VolumeTM, the UK's largest independent virtual production facility, opens in London.
London Dating App POM Makes Music Matches
An intelligent dating app raises £1.5million in a pre-launch angel investment round.
Transport for London Uses AI to Detect Road Incidents
TfL to adopt simulation technology and artificial intelligence to improve road safety.
"Peppy" - London's Women's Health App
Peppy raises £6.6million to bridge the biggest gaps in healthcare during major life and family transitions, including pregnancy and early parenthood.
Free Wi-Fi in London Liverpool Street Station Upgrade
Wi-Fi at London's Liverpool Street railway station now complete.
Imperial College Vaccine Technology
First trial of a new COVID-19 vaccine technology has been successful.
Ably, Provides Real Time Virtual Events
London-based firm Ably, which synchronises digital experiences in real-time, has raised £50m in a Series B funding round.
London's DeepVerge Passes Trials
DeepVerge announces successful completion of its trial on its wastewater Covid-19 detection technology.
Full Mobile Coverage for London's Underground
London underground to get full mobile phone coverage by 2024.
Google London Campus Closes
Google's campus in East London was forced to close during the Covid-19 pandemic.
Ramp, London Based Startup
London-based company Ramp secures £7.1million funding in a Seed Round led by NfX with Galaxy Digital.
London E-scooter Setback
London's 12-month electric scooter trial to be pushed back after one of the capital's local authorities delayed its involvement.
Electron Microscopes Used by London School
University Academy of Engineering (UAE) South Bank benefits from a new loan scheme by Hitachi High-Tech America.
£30M Funding for London AI Startup Faculty
Faculty, a London-based leading AI startup, raises £30m in growth funding.
South London Flood Sensor Tech
Sutton and Kingston introduce an early warning system designed to help deal with future flooding.
June Marks the Start of London E-scooter Trial
E-scooters will soon be available for rent across London as part of a 12-month trial.
Zencago London Digital Freight Forwarder
London-based digital freight forwarded Zencargo raises £30M in Series B funding.
Distributed - London Based AI Talent Acquisition Network
Distributed raises £5million investment from London VC Guinness Asset Management.
London Classes Helps Girls Crack Code
London-based firm Cypher inspires young girls to take coding classes and consider a career in tech.
Vivacity London Uses AI to Make Cities Safer
Vivacity Labs secures £5million funding to double headcount and improve traffic insights with artificial intelligence.
Bloom & Wild Online Delivery Booms
London-based online flower delivery and gifting startup raises £75million.
Just Eat Contemplates Leaving London Stock Exchange
Home delivery giant Just East reconsidering listing in London Stock Exchange amid talk of Brexit concerns.
£1.2m Funding for New London Startup Luxtripper
London-based luxury travel startup Luxtripper secures £1.5million funding.
Co-Op Facial Scanners Detect Shoplifters
Facial recognition technology being used to spot potential shoplifters.