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Last week we published our January biotech + sustainability focussed edition. It was distributed at the annual conference of the Industrial Biotechnology Innovation Centre in Glasgow, which attracts cross ...

Sofia gives platform to tech startups

This summer's WEBIT.FESTIVAL Europe in Bulgaria will support tech startups in their quest to secure game-changing investment. Early stage companies operating across a range of disciplines, including biotech,...

Project to bridge digital skills gap

(SWITZERLAND) A new initiative was launched today at the World Economic Forum (WEF) Annual Meeting designed to address the digital skills gap globally. The WEF's Closing the Skills Gap 2020 platform will ...

Cyberbiosecurity fears raised

The biotech industry is being urged to get up-to-speed with the risks posed by cyberbiosecurity threats. Professor Jean Peccoud, from Colorado State University's (CSU) Department of Chemical and Biological E...

Volvo picks up valet startup

(USA) Volvo is buying the key assets of a Silicon Valley startup to accelerate its digital ambitions. The young valet company, Luxe, offers an online service where users can get valets to come and park th...

Connected farms grow faster

Farming is being transformed by digital technology. In Europe, Berlin-based 365FarmNet is offering farmers a one-stop digital shop that is designed to simplify the ever increasing number of tasks they have t...

Digital farming is on the rise

BASF is partnering with software firm Proagrica to advance digital farming. The pair will 'bring one of the first farm management system interfaces to market' as part of the new collaboration. "Digital to...

Top digital nations named

Singapore, Hong Kong, Estonia and Japan have been named some of the 'stand out' nations in the newly released Digital Evolution Index (DEI) 2017. The executive summary of the report said: "The DEI 2017 is a ...

Funding the next generation of game-changers

|31 January 2017| Scotland A number of sustainable digital initiatives in Scotland have been awarded funds to help train the next generation of pioneers in technology and science. The Digital Xtra fund...

Bono gives innovative biotech the edge

|7 December 2016| Ireland A pioneering digital-biotechnolgy company headquartered in Ireland has announced ambitious expansion plans for 2017. The multi-award winning Nuritas uses artificial intelligen...