Tech levels the playing field

|8 March 2017| USA In the first of our 2017 series of Q&As with leading global startups, we hear from Will Bowen, one of the founders of US tech company, PA Software What are you bringing to market? ...

Search on for super startups

|7 March 2017| Europe A new accelerator programme - Impact Growth - will provide super start-ups with €3.6 million. It was launched at 4YFN Barcelona by European accelerator IMPACT during last week's M...

Mobile World Congress sets new record

(BARCELONA) The world's most important mobile technology event set a new attendance record this year. More than 108,000 attended this week's Mobile World Congress (MWC) in Barcelona, where the biggest nam...

Security robots ‘to keep offices safe’

(USA) An innovative California-based startup has developed an indoor security robot that interacts with employees and works alongside human guards. Cobalt's robots are "designed to work alongside human gu...

Best green business plan wins €500,000

|2 March 2017| Worldwide Pioneering start-ups striving to combat climate change are being asked to pitch their ideas for a chance to win €500,000. The Postcode Lottery Green Challenge is a global searc...

Stepping up efforts to improve food security

|21 February 2017| Updated 23 February 2017 Italy Applications are now open for the international award for Innovative Ideas and Technologies in Agribusiness which recognises an innovation with the gre...

Hoverbike sure to be a high flyer

|22 February 2017| A new trailer has been released showing a single-seat hoverbike in action. Hoversurf unveiled the footage of its Scorpion-3 (S-3) flying machine this week. The "hi-tech quadcopter-based...

Samsung to showcase VR projects at MWC

|21 February 2017| Barcelona Samsung Electronics will unveil some its pioneering virtual reality projects at the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona. It announced plans to showcase four innovative Creat...

Self-driving tech shines in rainy conditions

|19 February 2017| USA Driving at night in heavy rain demands concentration and is a situation self-driving technology must be able to handle. And Drive.ai’s pioneering self-driving technology has prov...