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New Tech in Greater Manchester Helps Parents During Pandemic
New app that digitise early years assessment to be made available to parents and carers in Bury and Rochdale.
Support Offered to Boost Online Presence for Greater Manchester Businesses
Businesses in Greater Manchester impacted by Covid to receive free support in reaching wider market online.
Online Mental Health Help for Manchester's Young
Online mental health and well-being service to support young people in Manchester during the pandemic.
Voodoo Opens Technical Hub in Manchester
Mobile communications firm Voodoo opens a technical innovation hub in Manchester's Northern Quarter.
Salford Launches New Training Initiative
Salford launches The Tech Talent Pipeline Partnership to tackle skills shortages.
SRO Solutions Helps Polar Science Programme
SRO Solutions to replace BAS current asset management system to improve the processing and sharing of data.
Greater Manchester Kickstart Scheme
The GM Kickstart Board has been set up to create 6-month placements for people aged 16-24.
College Helps Bridge Digital Divide
Ada, the National College for Digital Skills, is coming to Manchester in Autumn.
Peazi App Helps Hospitality Businesses
Manchester-based Creative Spark partners with Peazi for a new app that allows the firm to operate safely amidst the pandemic.
£70m Loan for The Hut Group
Trafford Council lends The Hut Group £70m for its £1bn headquarters in Manchester.
£1 Billion Target for Raisin UK
Manchester-based tech firm Raisin UK aims to generate £1 billion revenue this year.
Tootoot Workspaces at the Manchester Technology Centre
Tootoot’s workspace at Manchester Technology Centre provides specialist business growth services to entrepreneurs, startups and scaleups.
Huawei Opens a new office at MediaCityUK
Huawei bets big on Manchester - opens a new office at MediaCityUK
WorkMobile Expands Tech Division
Manchester-based WorkMobile expands fast-growing technology division.
Siemens Moving to Manchester
Engineering and tech giant Siemens set to move UK headquarters to Manchester.
Salford Council Computer Investment
Salford Council to invest £2.5million in overhauling its computer system in a bid to protect itself from cyber attacks.
Slow Lanes for Slow Pedestrians
UK's first 'slow lanes' for people looking at their phones while walking have opened in Manchester.
Manchester Local Care Organisation Invest in Technology
Manchester Local Care Organisation to gather data onto a single platform to achieve a more strongly integrated approach to health and social care.
Gemini Digital Technologies Secure Investment
Gemini Digital Technologies (GemDT) secures a £100,000 loan from the Northern Powerhouse Investment Fund.
Tech firm Zuto gets £7million funding.
Tech firm Zuto has been awarded a £7million funding from existing investors Scottish Equity Partners and Columbia Lake Partners.
Manchester Metrolink Contactless Payment
Manchester Metrolink now uses contactless payment technology.
Manchester Tech Scientists Turn to Red Wine
Scientists set to kick-start a wearable technology revolution using flexible fibres and acids from red wine.
Manchester Tech Firms Take the Lead
More than 50% of small businesses in Manchester are now tech-led, Yorkshire Bank reveals.
Zymplify opens Manchester office
Data service and marketing software provider, Zymplify opens Manchester office.
Betsold Launches eBay for Betting.
Manchester tech firm Betsold has launched a new platform described as 'eBay for betting.'
SimpliSafe launches UK headquarters in Manchester
US home security company SimpliSafe launches UK headquarters in Manchester.
Manchester's RUN2 Secures Â£500,000
Manchester's digital agency RUN2 secures Â£500,000 investment from >_fund:tmt.
Apple Cancels Contract in Manchester
Apple cancels multi-pound contract with Manchester-based technology company Nanoco.
Salford City Digital Leaders Week
Salford City to host three events at this yearâ€™s Digital Leaders week.
Manchester Arena Digital Ticketing
Digital ticketing technology now available at the Manchester Arena.
MediaCityUK 5G Event
UKâ€™s first 5G-enabled virtual and augmented reality facility has been unveiled at MediaCityUK.
Manchesterâ€™s Circle Square Receives Investment
Circle Square in Manchesterâ€™s Oxford Road Corridor receives Â£54million investment.
Fingopay Launches Biometric Payments In Manchester
FingoPay set to launch biometric vein payment system at leisure and hospitality venues in Manchester.
Sorted Group appoints Leeds agency Tall
Global Saas technology firm Sorted Group appoints Leeds agency Tall to enhance the brandâ€™s digital presence.
Universities Further Investigate Graphene
Physicists discover how two-dimensional materials like graphene can be used to design new materials and electronic devices for future technologies.
Manchester UKâ€™s tech capital After London
Manchester remains UKâ€™s tech capital outside London, city councilâ€™s leader Sir Richard Leese claims.
GCHQ teams up with Manchester Science Partnerships
UK spy agency GCHQ teams up with Manchester Science Partnerships, tech security giant Cisco and business accelerator Wayra to launch tech accelerator
BT Openreach Full Fibre Plans
BT Openreach to install more full-fibre broadband connections in London and Salford.
Greater Manchester Drives Cyber Security.
Greater Manchester is the UKâ€™s driving force to tackling cyber security.
GCHQ Teams up with Manchester Science Partnerships
GCHQ teams up with Manchester Science Partnerships, tech security giant Cisco and business accelerator Wayra for a ground-breaking project.