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Category: High Tech

Bristol shows off its engineering talent

University of Bristol showcases leading edge electronics and materials technology research
21st November 2017 Read more...

Bath-based mapping tech developer wins two Innovate UK projects

Project will provide indoor mapping without Wi-Fi or beacons
20th November 2017 Read more...

Collaboration is key for new boss at Bristol is Open

Julie Snell takes over at leading partner in UK's leading smart city
20th November 2017 Read more...

Bristol builds satellites in new lab

Boeing-backed lab is already designing its first satellite
17th November 2017 Read more...

Bristol startup identified as world’s leading AI chip designer

Total investment in Graphcore tops $110m
17th November 2017 Read more...

Data shows scalability of new artificial intelligence chip

First performance results from the Colossus AI chip being developed in Bristol revealed
9th November 2017 Read more...

Bristol launches world’s first Quantum Technologies Innovation Centre

Airbus, Boeing, Dwave and Keysight back major £43m centre which could create 9,000 new jobs
8th November 2017 Read more...

Bristol TechFin conference highlights the technology of finance

Leading exerts look at how technologies like AI, blockchain, machine learning and quantum can help banking
6th November 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...

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...

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...

South West startups dominate BT and Facebook innovation competition

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

Exeter researchers develop brain-like photonic microchips

Combining phase change materials with optical links gives high-speed neural network
6th October 2017 Read more...

Bristol researcher makes final of astronaut selection

Thousands applied for the chance to be an astronaut
3rd October 2017 Read more...

Representation of a lock on a silicon chip design representing cyber security

Safety systems conference returns to South West

Cyber security, medical and autonomous vehicles are driving demand for safe designs
29th September 2017 Read more...

Dyson to build its own electric car

£2bn investment in car and battery technology development
28th September 2017 Read more...

Smart meter learns behaviour to reduce energy use

Bath university researchers tests out meters that are much better at helping reduce energy consumption
22nd September 2017 Read more...

Blu Wireless looks to 802.11ay and 5G

New standards can use the programmable chip design for high speed wireless links
22nd September 2017 Read more...

SEA uses augmented reality for ships’ officers

Overlaid display on Microsoft Hololens lets officers make sense of crowded seas
20th September 2017 Read more...