The UK created eight unicorns in 2019 – companies worth more than one billion US dollars – as investment into the tech sector hit new record highs, research has found.
The Government will use £40 million to help cut the “ridiculous” waste of time caused by slow computer logins plaguing NHS staff.
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Oil and gas technology firm Blue Gentoo said yesterday it had made a “significant” investment in its future with the addition of business acquired from chemical monitoring and management specialist Lux Assure.
A map which highlights the environmental impact of owning a voice assistant device has scooped a design award.
Hackers have tried to gain illegal access to Aberdeen City Council’s computer system more than 15 million times in the last year, according to new figures.
A new high-tech headset that delivers an electrical pulse to the brain has been developed to help people sleep better.
Pupils in Aberdeen are being given the chance the chance to give a life-size robot a voice.
Agricultural technology has the potential to boost UK farm profitability but political uncertainty is delaying investment, claims NFU Mutual.
An innovative charity that assists the elderly and disabled to use the internet and technology, has proved to be hugely beneficial to residents throughout Aberdeenshire and the Highlands.
Robots at Aberdeen University are helping to give students a far more immersive education experience.
A total of £75,000 is up for grabs for digital skills projects across Scotland under a scheme aimed at inspiring young people to understand, create and use technology.
Ambulance technician encourages use of mobile app after it proved invaluable in Western Isles rescue
An ambulance technician has revealed how a new mapping app played a vital role in rescuing an injured walker quickly.
An Aberdeen technology company has won a top prize at a national awards event which recognises the achievements of women in business.
Aberdeen Royal Infirmary has become the first hospital in Scotland to use a new breast biopsy machine.
An injured walker, who was lost on sand dunes, in the dark in the Western Isles, has been rescued by a unique smartphone app.
Alerts from new driver assist systems can be so annoying that some motorists are turning the features off, according to a new survey.
Greater collaboration and regulation within the technology industry is key to the north-east becoming a hub of global excellence, an industry boss has claimed.
Credit card company Mastercard has showcased technologies such as augmented reality as part of its work on the future of shopping and payments.
A smart camera crop treatment system, designed to enable farmers to reduce standard agrochemical usage by up to 90%, is being developed by Angus-based SoilEssentials.
Scores of children put their coding skills to the test as part of a regional technology competition this week.
BMW Group and Jaguar Land Rover have announced that they will be partnering up to develop the next generation of electric car technology.
A scheme aimed at improving education in science, technology, engineering and maths (STEM) has been so successful in Moray that it is being adopted nationwide.
A new report sets out that the UK oil and gas industry needs to attract 25,000 workers in the next six years, including thousands in brand new roles.
Social media companies have agreed to help fund a new initiative to tackle self-harm content on their sites, following a summit in London, Health Secretary Matt Hancock has said.
Police in Merseyside and the north-east are working with increasing sophistication to tackle the depredations of organised criminal gangs.
New technology at Tottenham Hotspur’s state-of-the-art stadium means beer can be poured hands-free by bar staff.
Facial recognition technology to detect pigs’ emotions, especially pain and stress, is the subject of new trials.
The Oil and Gas Technology Centre (OGTC) has unveiled a new cohort for its TechX Pioneer programme.
O2 Academy venues across the UK will now accept mobile tickets in a bid to simplify the experience for concertgoers and reduce fraud.
Virtual fencing technology has the potential to replace conventional or electric fences on Britain’s farmland, according to researchers at SRUC.
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