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Catapult centre to propel UK businesses into the digital age

Online digital content and communications
Centre will promote new technologies such as augmented reality
27 Jan 2012

One off the wrist for instant storage gratification


24 Jan 2012

Police forces given £2.7m to spend on 3D scanning technology

Cars stuck in M25 traffic jam
Department for Transport hopes technology will help to speed up crash site investigation
04 Jan 2012

Pretending to learn


22 Dec 2011

How to maximise profits under the government's proposed Patent Box tax regime

Companies need to start developing a tax structure that will enhance the effect of the Patent Box scheme
05 Dec 2011

Can bad French be epicured?


02 Dec 2011

Alerts, exploration and collaboration – the future of mobile BI


29 Nov 2011

Researchers develop chips that can learn

New computer chip mimics how the brain’s neurons adapt in response to new information
18 Nov 2011

Review: LG LSM-100 Scanner Mouse

LG mouse is a neat scanning tool for mobile users
17 Nov 2011

Intel ploughs £63m into mobile app development

The Intel Capital AppUp Fund aims to nurture mobile innovation
16 Nov 2011

An app-etite killer


16 Nov 2011

In-your-face interface


04 Nov 2011

Tech City CEO asks government to engage more with entrepreneurs

Speaking at the London Conference on Cyberspace, Eric Van der Kleij invited policy makers to learn from the UK's fastest-growing IT companies on technical issues
01 Nov 2011

Nano volunteering


18 Oct 2011

Axminster CSI


18 Oct 2011

iOS 5 – was it worth the wait?


17 Oct 2011

UK developers must stop selling out


11 Oct 2011

IPO moves patent applications online

New online application system to make it easier for businesses to file patents
06 Oct 2011

IT in healthcare pt3: Liverpool trusts aim to pull plug on paper records

The use of electronic patient records is delivering significant efficiency gains to trusts in and around the city
04 Oct 2011

IT in healthcare pt2: High-tech remedies promise lasting results

New technology is being harnessed to improve medical knowledge, increase health awareness and boost patient safety
04 Oct 2011

Turn on, tune in, feel smug


19 Sep 2011

Are patents stifling innovation?

Some believe the sheer number of patents hinders innovation, or does it indicate that technological creativity is thriving?
15 Sep 2011

Opinion: Mixing silicon and grey matter is a mad idea

If a chip can mimic the human brain, would it not also be susceptible to human error?
13 Sep 2011

IBM and 3M set to develop 'silicon skyscrapers'

The new 3D microprocessors will be 1,000 times more powerful than current alternatives
09 Sep 2011