All things tech in the west

Tag: data

15 multinational companies with technology research centres in the South West

29th June 2017
From state of the art supercomputers to a website created before the internet, meet the big players choosing to locate their R&D centres in the West of England
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Uni of Bath collaboration paves way for emission reducing smart tyres

19th June 2017
University of Bath, Centre for Process Innovation and Silent Sensors to produce tyres that recycle their own mechanical energy into electricity
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Meet the data scientists who can make your website load in less than a second

19th May 2017
Guest Blog: UWE Bristol's Jeremy Allen on how data company Taxonomics is reinventing how webpages work from its HQ in Somerset
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Spotlight on: Tech4Good Bath launches to connect techies with charities

4th May 2017
Meetup wants to get social enterprises collaborating with those involved with digital and tech to use their expertise for good
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Cognisess represent UK at Microsoft Global Startup Roadshow

27th April 2017
The Bath-based predictive people analytics company is the only UK startup selected to attend this prestigious event in Seattle
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Interview: Col Needham, Founder of IMDb, the world’s number one movie database

25th April 2017
Sharks in your swimming pool, 80s build-it-yourself computers and the rise of the World Wide Web, find out how IMDb came to exist
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Picture showing people discussing the Hub of All Things with Professor Parry from UWE Bristol

Guest blog: Take charge of your personal data with the Hub of All Things

5th April 2017
UWE Bristol is collaborating on a project to enable consumers to take back control of their personal info - away from corporations
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South West tech and digital events roundup – April 2017

1st April 2017
Highlighting some of the best tech-related events, meetups and more each month in and around Bristol and Bath
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Tech4Good Bristol launch event breaks down barriers between techies and non-profits

28th March 2017
Tech4Good to facilitate skill shares between the city's thriving tech community and its non-profit sector
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Startup profile: Software development consultancy Backslash Build

20th March 2017
Meet the young entrepreneurs fresh out of Bath and Exeter Universities who have already created their own tech consultancy company
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Sixis aims to connect the Internet of Things

16th March 2017
Sixis develops gateways to collect data from thousands of sensors
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Guest Blog: 5 ground-breaking tech projects being worked on at UWE Bristol

3rd March 2017
Robotic trousers, self-driving cars, 2.5D printing and more - all being developed at the University of the West of England
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Bathcamp talks show off smart city technology

1st March 2017
The Bath-based meetup group teamed up with Venturefest for an evening of talks from local smart city innovators
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Profile: Followthisfood, using tech to make the UK’s food chain more transparent

17th February 2017
Bristol-based Agrantec is on a mission to make it easy for consumers to track their food from farm to fork
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Company profile: KETL the company taking on data and diversity

16th February 2017
This consultancy company can help you crunch numbers and get back into tech
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Profile: Col8, helping you to make the most of your extreme sports footage

14th February 2017
Meet the Bristol-based platform that allows people to unlock key moments in their outdoor adventures
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Big data developer Arkivum partners with Thermo Fisher Scientific for life sciences

6th February 2017
Managing and securing petabytes of data is a major challenge
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Profile: Living Map Company, revolutionising map design and technology

2nd February 2017
We chat to Bath-based LivingMap's CEO Tim Fendley on how its smart maps are unlocking the potential of our cities
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I-COM’s Data Startup Challenge 2017 to promote local UK businesses on a global scale

13th January 2017
£50k up for grabs as well as the chance to connect with industry giants
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Bristol soon to be home to pedestrian crossing parties

2nd November 2016
Hirsch & Mann's interactive pedestrian crossing is revealed as the winner of the fourth international Playable City Award
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