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...

“A mobile-only bank”

|5 January 2016| by John Delaney, associate VP, Mobility – International Data Corporation (IDC) Europe Orange has announced exclusive negotiations with French financial services provider Groupama. Accordi...

Building “world-class digital connectivity”

|4 January 2016| More than half a million Scottish homes and businesses can now connect to high-speed broadband. The engineering milestone was passed as a new fibre cabinet in Gretna Green became the late...

First minister prioritises innovation

|31 December 2015| First minister Nicola Sturgeon has used her 2016 New Year message to hail Scotland’s ‘can-do’ culture and set out enterprise and innovative public services as priorities for the forthcomin...

Win London IoT tickets

|26 December 2015| We have two golden tickets to give away for the internet of things (IoT) Tech Expo Europe 2016 event in London. Being held at the Olympia between 10 and 11 February, it will bring toget...

Japan leads in key frontier technologies

|22 December 2015| A report released last month reveals Japan and the US are leading the way in driving innovation in key frontier technologies. Published by the World Intellectual Property Organization, ...