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Chinese e-commerce giant taps region’s big data expertise in new competition

Alibaba and Met Office join forces on big data contest
20th October 2017 Read more...

Helpfulpeeps sees explosion of growth driven by community karma

Interview: Co-founder Saf Nazeer on growing a successful business based on on the willingness of people to help others in their community
19th October 2017 Read more...

Could you be KPMG’s Best British Mobile Startup of 2018?

Applications are open until 25 October with prizes including a trip to Barcelona's prestigious Mobile World Congress
19th October 2017 Read more...

Can you help out the tech for good community in Bath?

Bath Digital Festival event to help ensure available skills are correctly assigned to tech for good projects
18th October 2017 Read more...

Learn how to encourage your company’s gender diversity at Bath Digital Festival tomorrow

Diversity champions and local businesses to discuss the realities of building a diverse workforce
18th October 2017 Read more...

A day in the life of a PlayStation development tools specialist

We chat to the experts at Bristol-based SN Systems to find out what it's like to be behind the tools used to create some of the world's most popular games
18th October 2017 Read more...

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Phish and chips van to dish out security advice (and chips) in Bristol

Santander will let you pay for fish and chips with phishing emails and smishing texts
18th October 2017 Read more...

Using ultrasonics and machine learning to recognise gestures

New smartwatch sensors could be used to detect hand gestures
17th October 2017 Read more...

Meet the company capturing the South West in 360

Profile: We chat to the founder of Bath-based 360 Image Tours on transforming the way in which we explore new places and venues in the South West
17th October 2017 Read more...

QTEC seminars could help you get in touch with your inner entrepreneur

Bristol's Quantum Technology Enterprise Centre invites you to put your questions to founders in a series of free seminars exploring what makes an entrepreneur
16th October 2017 Read more...

Vision 2017 is coming and wants to help you transform your business

Vision is the only conference in the south west for entrepreneurs from all sectors to hear the latest in creative and digital business innovation
16th October 2017 Read more...

Discover the future for digital tech in the South West at Bath Digital Festival

Join TechSPARK and South West tech leaders for a breakfast discussion on how to overcome the major challenges we face in our tech cluster
13th October 2017 Read more...

Be inspired by Bristol’s digital heroes in a triple tech festival spectacular

The Digital Cities initiative is set to inspire the South West with a week of free events and workshops across digital skills, the arts and more
13th October 2017 Read more...

Bristol robotics company wins exhibit at leading innovation show

Shadow Robot, creators of the dexterous robotic hand, will be exhibiting at Innovate 2017
13th October 2017 Read more...

5 video technologies making waves in digital marketing

Guest blog: Evelyn Timson takes a look at five areas that are radically reshaping digital video and how we, as consumers, interact with it
13th October 2017 Read more...

International recipe sharing platform chooses Bristol as global HQ

CookPad, which originally started in Japan, needs developers to help grow its extremely popular platform to reach over 100 new countries
12th October 2017 Read more...

South West startups dominate BT and Facebook innovation competition

Winners access £125m in backing
12th October 2017 Read more...

First prize for Bristol students at Space App Camp

The prize-winning app uses data available from the Copernicus satellite to give flight passengers an interactive bird’s-eye view of their route
11th October 2017 Read more...

Nook Pod’s ‘Meeting Zone’ debuts at London design festival

Bristol-based Do Company's 'Nookery' allowed visitors to experience the peace and productivity of high-tech quiet spaces
11th October 2017 Read more...

Blockchain tech to be hacked at Simpleweb Venturefest event

Developers and creatives wanted to produce blockchain projects that will have a positive impact on cities in the future
10th October 2017 Read more...