Glasgow shortlisted for innovation capital crown

|25 January 2016| Glasgow is in the running to be named the European Capital of Innovation. Scotland's largest city has been shortlisted for the title along with eight other cities by the European Commiss...

Tapping into the technology revolution

|24 January 2016| Serious steps need to be taken by business leaders and governments to ensure the fourth industrial revolution works for and not against people, that's according to an influential panel who ...

The $100 trillion digital decade

|22 January 2016| Digitisation has the potential to create upwards of $100 trillion for society and industry over the next decade, according to new research by the World Economic Forum. The Forum’s Digita...

Tapping into the millennials

|18 January 2016| Millennials from all over the world are participating in the World Economic Forum annual meeting 2016 in Davos to bring their unique perspectives to the agenda. The Forum’s Global Shaper...

Attracting the next generation of digital pioneers

|14 January 2016| A series of interactive roadshows has been launched to showcase the exciting possibilities on offer to young people in Scotland if they pursue a career in digital technology. Discovering...

Stardust Project explores asteroid threat

|14 January 2016| The University of Strathclyde’s Stardust Project explores solutions to the threats posed by asteroids and space debris. A £4.1m project funded by the European Commission, it was the winn...

Revolution is in the air

|13 January 2016| Over 40 heads of state and government, as well as 2,500 leaders from business and society will convene at the 46th World Economic Forum Annual Meeting, from 20 to 23 January in Davos-Kloste...

Amazon Web Services launches in South Korea

|9 January 2016| Leading Korean companies have welcomed the announcement that the Amazon.com company, Amazon Web Services (AWS), has launched the Asia Pacific (Seoul) Region, its fifth technology infrastruct...

The Watson-powered Pepper robot

|7 January 2016| IBM and SoftBank Robotics Holdings Corp. (SBRH) have announced plans to offer a version of Watson for SoftBank Robotics’ Pepper robots, aimed at global enterprise customers. IBM and SBRH ...

Digital technology Oscars open for entries

|6 January 2016| The ScotlandIS Digital Technology Awards 2016 are now open for entries with a hat trick of new categories up for grabs. A new ‘CEO of the year’ award has been introduced for 2016 to recog...