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Category: High Tech

XMOS announce big plans for voice sensor tech

Its 60GHz radar tracks people moving around a room
20th February 2018 Read more...

Researchers push boundaries of quantum tech

Developments made by teams in Bristol could lead to advances in cryptography and further the contribution of quantum computers to new high-tech materials
16th February 2018 Read more...

West country companies show their smarts at Mobile World Congress

Three leading Bristol-based companies are attending the global mobile tech conference
8th February 2018 Read more...

Electric helicopter tech wins major award

The world-first green tech innovation, contributed to by the University of Bristol, wins an Italian National Innovation Award for rotor design
6th February 2018 Read more...

Bristol flying high in drone research

Global tech companies back Bristol's leading drone competition and the latest research proposals on the use of drones in the city
1st February 2018 Read more...

Bath leads National Institute of Coding to tackle digital skills gap

The £40m initiative will tackle issues surrounding diversity in tech as well as train people in high-demand skills across the UK
31st January 2018 Read more...

Kudan drives new safety tech into drones and cars

Deals with Asian mobile phone makers and the Toyota group will see the technology become widely used
26th January 2018 Read more...

Bristol researchers demonstrate world’s most powerful tractor beam

A series of vortices create a stable area for levitation
25th January 2018 Read more...

Bristol Waste in real-time pollution monitoring trial

40 vehicles in Bristol will monitor pollution levels in real time as part of a national project
23rd January 2018 Read more...

8 high-tech companies to watch in 2018

Meet the companies in the South West region who are set to achieve great things this year
18th January 2018 Read more...

BrightSparks looks for region’s brightest young engineers

Nominations open to find the most talented electronics engineers from Bristol and Bath and across the UK
17th January 2018 Read more...

Bristol leads research into ‘immortal’ materials

Major project into self-healing materials will develop actual devices
16th January 2018 Read more...

Ultrahaptics signs two global deals for its mid-air touch tech

A collaboration with tech pioneers Meta and ZeroLight is announced alongside a deal with the world's largest game makers IGT at CES 2018
5th January 2018 Read more...

XMOS moves into new offices in Bristol as it expands

Chip designer needs space for more staff and an enhanced audio test lab
27th December 2017 Read more...

Bristol firms to show world-leading tech at CES 2018

XMOS, Blu Wireless Technology, Ultrahaptics and their customers will all be showing their latest tech
22nd December 2017 Read more...

Cadence celebrates 10 years of academic programme with Bristol

Bristol shares expertise in advanced chip design with the US and Asia
20th December 2017 Read more...

Bristol boost for augmented reality on phones

Better navigation and positioning for AR on mobile phones
19th December 2017 Read more...

Researchers write a manifesto for quantum software

Identifying the applications of the future
15th December 2017 Read more...

New lab for high-tech printing in Bristol

New printer head designs will support inks that act as sensors
13th December 2017 Read more...

Basestations roll out across Bristol to test driverless cars

The Innovate UK funded FLOURISH project is taking a new approach to Vehicle-to-Infrastructure tech
4th December 2017 Read more...