Developing a vibrant digital sector

Scotland’s first digital skills academy has welcomed its initial intake of 15 students, who are due to graduate in January 2016. Industry-led CodeClan has been created to help meet the immediat...

Economic growth continues

Scotland’s economy saw further expansion in the second quarter according to Gross Domestic Product figures published today (7 October). Today’s National Statistics show that the Scottish economy has grown fo...

Lockhead Martin opens flagship office in Glasgow

Glasgow's global reputation for ICT innovation has prompted Lockheed Martin to open a new flagship office in the city that will be central to the international growth of its information systems business. The...

New scholarship launched at digital skills academy

Scotland’s first digital skills academy, CodeClan this week announced an exclusive scholarship to fund one outstanding applicant through its first ground-breaking coding course. Known as the SIMUL8 Scholarsh...

Boost for smart grid pioneers

An injection of fresh funds will allow Smarter Grid Solutions (SGS) to accelerate product development and fund its continued expansion in the UK, Europe and the US. Founded in 2008, with shareholders includi...

Award-winning innovation for the energy industry

Edinburgh-based Artemis has been recognised for pioneering a new Digital Displacement® power system, with digitally controlled hydraulics, that that has the potential to transform the viability of offshore wind...

Scotland’s smartphone generation

Nearly 40% of Scots say smartphones are now the most important device for getting online, according to Ofcom's Communications Market Report 2015. Smartphones have overtaken laptops this year with 37% of Scot...