Bristol's optical chip is a major step forward for quantum computing

A fully reprogrammable optical chip developed by researchers from the University of Bristol in the UK and Nippon Telegraph and Telephone (NTT) in Japan has been hailed as a major step forward in creating a quantum computer and with it a new era of cutting edge research.

Self-driving trucks will be on Florida's highways within months

Fleets of self-driving trucks will be the first autonomous vehicles on the roads in the US and are expected to start work in  Florida by the end of this year.

New Northern Robotics Network aims to power growth in north west UK

A major technology conference bringing together 300 of the region's top robotics experts will launch the Northern Robotics Network (NRN) on 4 September 2015, at the University of Salford, Manchester. 

Is the UK good enough at commercialising innovation?

Last week's FT (Financial Times) examined a contentious topic: that the UK is not very good at commercialising the innovations that its universities and startups create. 

Linguatrip homestay offers a way for international startups to experience Silicon Valley

Language school marketplace, Linguatrip, has an original way for international startup founders to experience Silicon Valley to gain an insider's perspective -  staying with one of the region's successful entrepreneurs.  

Is this the UK's first IoT powered smart shop?

The Dandy Lab, a concept "pop up" store enhanced by sensor technology, holds claim to be the UK's very first Internet of Things (IoT) powered smart shop. It officially opened its doors in London on Friday. 

Wearable cameras: no longer waiting in the wings

They're hoping their wearable camera products will join the Apple Watch, Google Glass and GPS trackers as major players in a booming industry.  Are startups such as UK-based Wearable Concepts onto a winner, or is our looming surveillance obsession a step too far?  


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