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Smart Motorway Camera Upgrade
National Highways smart motorway cameras to be upgraded to "increase compliance with the Red X".
Star Cutouts Using AI to Stay One Step Ahead
A Manchester-based firm makes lifesize cutouts of movie characters and other famous names.
New Century Hall Transforms into Gaming and Sound Institution
New Century Hall is set to become the new home to dBs.
GoodSAM AI Safety Technology Used by Cheshire Police
GoodSam technology, which is currently being used by Cheshire Police, helps in saving lives and rescuing women in danger.
Manchester's Pimberly and Lokulus Become Partners
Pimberly and Lokulus set to work together to amplify their digital channels and share expertise.
Manchester's Digital City Festival Lineup
Digital City Expo, the central event of Digital City Festival, will feature keynotes, Q&As and masterclasses across numerous stages around the venue.
Greater Manchester Showcased at Digital City Festival
2022 Digital City Festival to showcase Greater Manchester as the destination for innovation with the cyber security sector.
Smart Watches Could Help Cancer Patients
Manchester scientists begins a ground-breaking project to see how wearable technology could be use to improve cancer care.
Greater Manchester Wearable Technology Trial
A new trial on cutting-edge wearable technologies for cancer patients is underway in Greater Manchester.
Cyber Salford Launched
Cyber Salford launches a new transformational initiative aimed at delivering inclusive place-based adoption of innovation.
Matillon Creates 180 Jobs in Greater Manchester
Greater Manchester-based Matillion gears up for further global expansion; creates 180 jobs.
1,000 Manchester Jobs Created by PwC
PwC's new tech hub in Manchester set to create up to 1,000 new jobs in the next three years.
Manchester's Thriving Technology Scene
Greater Manchester Tech 50 was participated by leading industry figures to discuss the region's thriving technology sector.
Manchester's New Smart Cricket Gastropub
A new smart gastropub that features cricket batting cages has opened in Manchester.
On The Beach Manchester To Create Hundreds of Jobs
Manchester-based travel giant On The Beach plans to expand and grow like it never was before as pandemic recovery continues.
New Greater Manchester Sensors for Walking and Cycling Development
Greater Manchester to use video analytics sensors for its future walking and cycling schemes.
Woman Saved by Smart Speaker
A woman from Salford who slipped in the bathroom says a smart speaker saved her life.
Manchester Vehicle to Grid Project
A vehicle-to-grid (V2G) trial involving two Manchester hospitals has begun.
Many Teachers Lack Remote Teaching Technology
50% of teachers lack the needed technology for remote learning, a survey has found.
Manchester Teacher of the Year Wins Award for Innovative Remote Teaching
Gary Rayworth named Teacher of the Year at the Aspiration Awards by educational charity NCFE.
Van Gogh Art Comes to Life in Manchester
The hugely popular Van Gogh Alive experience is coming to Greater Manchester.
Manchester Tech Skill Crisis
Companies need to find more immediate solutions as Manchester faces looming tech skills crisis.
Manchester's Emerging Unicorns
More unicorn companies expected to join Manchester growing tech ecosystem soon.
Will App Ordering Continue Post Lockdown
With Covid-19 restrictions set to ease later this month, will app ordering become obsolete?
Your Flock, Remote Working Setup Secures Investment
Your Flock, a Manchester-based remote working technology firm secures funding to add to its diverse board.
Manchester Social Tech Communications
Sector specialist Sara Donnelly to lead Social's newly established tech communications practice.
Mastercard Use Biometrics for Payments
Mastercard to roll out biometrics identity authentication globally.
Greater Manchester Virtual North America Trade Mission
REACH trade mission to build cross-border collaboration and advance an inclusive transatlantic community of diverse leaders.
Apex Computing Services Praises Manchester's Tech Community
Apex Computing Services supports Manchester's thriving tech community.
SQA Consulting Creates 75 Manchester Jobs
SQA Consulting set to create 75 jobs in Manchester and 100 in the Balkans.
Walk This Play Digital Audio Play
Manchester theatre company teams up with organisations in central Manchester, Ancoats and Huddersfield for its new location-based audio plays.
Cinch to Expand Manchester Tech Hub
Online car marketplace Cinch announces plans to expand its Manchester-based tech hub over the next year.
Tunable Graphene Smart Surfaces
Researchers at The University of Manchester create optical devices with a unique range of tunability.
New Head of Manchester Cyber Crime Centre
The Cyber Resilience Centre for Greater Manchester (CRCGM) welcomes Grace Hulse as its new head of cyber and innovation.
Deloitte North West Digital Support for Schools
Deloitte North West to donate 300 laptops to Liverpool and Manchester schools.
University of Manchester Research Makes Solar Power More Affordable
Researchers at the University of Manchester find a way to accelerate the uptake of solar technology that will drive cost down.
Manchester 4 Week IT Training Course
CompTIA launches Tech Discovery programme, a four-week IT training course that aims to bridge the skill gap in Manchester.
RevGlue Helps Online Publishers
Manchester-based RevGlue secures £300k investment from GC Angels and Admitad.
Manchester Digital Skills Festival
Manchester Digital's annual Digital Skills Festival to return next month following Brexit.
New Imaging Technology used by Greater Manchester NHS Trust
The Pennine Acute is the first across Greater Manchester to deploy new medical imaging technology.
Concern for Greater Manchester Digital Divide
Thousands of children are feared to be at risk of slipping backwards with their education because of the digital divide.
Bulk SMS Provider Voodoo Opens Manchester Hub
Amazon and NHS bulk SMS provider Voodoo opens tech innovation hub in Manchester.