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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.
Manchester Northcoders Open in Leeds
Northcoders, a coding bootcamp in Manchester, launches a brand new campus in Leeds city centre.
Caroo Re-imagine the Recruitment Process
Manchester-based tech start-up aims to re-imagine the recruitment process.
CityCo CCTV Monitors Footfall
CityCo, the management city centre company for Manchester and Salford, uses four cameras to monitor footfall.
Tech Startups at Circle Squareâ€™s Manchester Technology Centre.
More tech start-ups move to Circle Squareâ€™s Manchester Technology Centre.
Manchester Identify Emerging Technology Strengths
Manchester to use groundbreaking new data science to comprehensively map and identify strengths in emerging technologies.
Manchesterâ€™s Tech Incubator Update
Manchesterâ€™s Tech Incubator at Circle Square now houses over 20 businesses and more than 100 employees.
Scientists Unravel Enigma Machine
Scientists unravel the secrets inside the Enigma machine using x-ray imaging technology.
What are Tech Trust Angels?
Manchester Tech Trust launches Tech Trust Angels that gives start-ups easy access to funding.
University of Manchester Giant Brain
Â£15m giant computer designed to mimic the human brain is ready to be switched on after 12 years in development.
What are the practical uses of the new 5G network?
5G, the next generation of mobile network, is now being tested in different cities across the UK including Salford.
Manchester Home to Billion Pound Tech Companies
Manchester becomes home to Â£1bn tech companies, including Autotrader, Blue Prism, The Hut Group and boohoo.
GMP Use Facial Recognition
Greater Manchester Police monitored shopping centre visitors for six months using facial recognition, it has been revealed.
Manchester City Cyber Security
Manchester is one of UKâ€™s best cities for cyber security professionals.
OPEN Media Target Old Trafford
A Liverpool advertising company has made its first move into Manchester with two huge digital screens outside Old Trafford.
Manchester Biorelate Secures Investment
Manchester-based Biorelate, a biomedicine technology platform, has secured Â£700,000 investment.
Manchester VR Firm to Open Virtual Reality Centres
Manchester VR firm to open four new virtual reality centres in the UK.
Howard Simms Recognised by Manchester Metropolitan University
Co-founder of Apadmi Ventures recognised by Manchester Metropolitan University for his contributions to innovative technologies.
Manchester Wearable Boxing Technology
Creators of wearable boxing technology set up their own HQ in the centre of Manchester.
Manchester Police Trial Drug Tester
Manchester trials a new machine that can quickly tell whether drugs seized are particularly dangerous to users.