All things tech in the west

Latest News

World-leading 3D shoe software designer sets up at Engine Shed

Putting the style into software, Shoemaster International has headed to Bristol to get more involved in its thriving tech cluster
31st October 2017 Read more...

Threads #4: Top tips on preparing for GDPR

Guest blog: Tips from founders, to founders, on how businesses can ensure they're well-prepared for General Data Protection Regulations
31st October 2017 Read more...

TravelLocal network announces new pledge to support those in need

The Bristol-based digital travel agency has partnered with Kiva to help provide life-changing loans to entrepreneurs and those in poverty around the world
31st October 2017 Read more...

Mind Doodle is live mind mapping TEDxBristol

Guest blog: Mind Doodle's Tess Coughlan-Allen on how mind-mapping can enrich the way TedXBristol audiences interpret key messages
30th October 2017 Read more...

Man holding money wondering whether to take it

The Grants Ninja says “No!”

Guest blog: Michael Youngman on why sometimes choosing not to apply for funding can be the most sensible option
30th October 2017 Read more...

South West tech and digital events roundup – November 2017

Highlighting some of the best tech-related events, meetups and more each month in and around Bristol and Bath
30th October 2017 Read more...

Join BathJS in new series of blockchain hacks

The free meetup for Bath-based JavaScript enthusiasts wants to help local developers understand blockchain better
27th October 2017 Read more...

Bristol researchers bridge the gap between music and engineering with robotic harp

Structural data collected from the Clifton Suspension bridge has been used to develop a musical harp installation
27th October 2017 Read more...

Become a tech guru with Bath Spa’s outstanding PGCE course

YOU could inspire the next generation of techies by training to teach computing at Bath Spa University
26th October 2017 Read more...

Is it time to make your venue a smart networked building?

First of its kind smart building event at Ashton Gate stadium to discuss future-proofing your venue through smart tech
26th October 2017 Read more...

Bristol team wins award for next generation video compression

ViSTRA combines the latest compression techniques with artificial intelligence
26th October 2017 Read more...

UWE Bristol students create BLOODHOUND SSC video game

Speed Titans to challenge school children to design the fastest BLOODHOUND SSC-style car at this weekend's upcoming showcase
25th October 2017 Read more...

Nanorods boost sensitivity of quantum sensors

New low-cost water quality sensing device built at Bristol leads to new quantum startup
25th October 2017 Read more...

Bristol wins top place as UK’s leading smart city

5G wireless, driverless cars and machine learning all contribute to city success
24th October 2017 Read more...

8 ways 3D printing is starting an innovation revolution from the South West

From the World's first 3D-printed bike and advanced prototyping for the VR industry to machines that can recycle 3D 'ink'
24th October 2017 Read more...

Colossal mechanical miner to take a stroll through the streets of Somerset

Sparks will fly as the 'Man Engine' returns this Easter as part of a series of cultural events celebrating the South West's mining history
24th October 2017 Read more...

South West startups shine at Oracle OpenWorld

6 Bristol startups travelled to share their innovations at the international conference, with Zenotech taking away an Oracle Innovation Award
23rd October 2017 Read more...

Bristol Pound launches mobile app

Thanks to help from Bristol-based tech consultancy Scott Logic, you can now pay by Bristol Pound from the palm of your hand
23rd 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
23rd October 2017 Read more...

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...