Despite growing concerns over the impact thatÂ BrexitÂ might have on fintech startups in the UK, new figures have revealed that the sector has seen record investment throughout the year so far. According to data from London and Partners and Pitchbook, …Read more
The British Broadcasting Company hopes artificial intelligence can help create “a more personal BBC.” The new Data Science Research Partnership brings together industry experts, international organizations, and researchers from eight UK uni…Read more
UK companies are unprepared for potential cyber-attacks against their business, with major shortcomings in many areas of security, new research has said. A report released today by PwC found that a worrying amount of British firms only haveÂ adequate s…Read more
Jinn, one of the stars of Londonâ€™s food delivery scene, has announced that it is entering administration, and has permanently ceased trading. In a statement, Jinn CEO Mario Navarro said, â€œit is with a heavy heart that I share that Jinn has now stop…Read more
A team of scientists in Austria filmed a single tree root tip growing over a 17-hour period. The footage shows how organisms respond to gravity and it can help us figure out how to grow plants in space.
The video is this year’s winner in Nikon’…
Hywind is a trial project that includes five wind turbines floating off the coast of Scotland. The energy they produce could power up to 20,000 homes.
If Hywind proves successful, it would mean that larger wind farms could be installed in much …
The UK government has revealed ambitious plans for boosting the Britain’sÂ artificial intelligence (AI)Â technology industry. A new independent review, published on behalf of the AI sector, has claimed that AI could provide up to Â£630 billion for the …Read more
It seems to be Iran, and not Russia, who is behind last summer’s cyber attack against the UK Parliament. At least thatâ€™s whatÂ The TimesÂ is reporting, and itâ€™s backing its claims with “secret intelligence assessment.” If that truly is the case, th…Read more
British spy agencies have collected and shared huge databases of personal and social media information on millions of individuals, and effectively circumvented the investigatory body tasked with surveillance oversight, according to documents newly obta…Read more
A new survey of UK IT decision makers by cloud and network provider Interoute shows the cloud is increasingly seen as the best platform for providing scalable infrastructure. The results reveal that businesses plan to move on average just under half (4…Read more