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Facilities management company immediate return on new technology…

August 31, 2016 – 6:29 am | Comments Off on Facilities management company immediate return on new technology…
Facilities management company immediate return on new technology…

Arcus FM, the leading facilities management and service provider has successfully deployed Aeromark’s Mobile Document Manager Technology and reported immediate return on investment from day one of implementation.
Document Manager, which is an add-on module for …

Digital engagement specialist helps firms with its unique technologies…

August 29, 2016 – 6:20 am | Comments Off on Digital engagement specialist helps firms with its unique technologies…
Stephen Parker

Digital engagement specialist Parker Software is helping a range of industries to provide market-leading customer experience using its unique three-piece automation suite. Consisting of three digital engagement technologies, the suite provides a single channel solution …

Work underway on University’s multimillion National Transport Design Centre…

August 24, 2016 – 6:56 am | Comments Off on Work underway on University’s multimillion National Transport Design Centre…
Stuart Pratt, Professor John Latham, Martin Yardley, Jonathan Browning

Work is underway on Coventry University’s multimillion pound National Transport Design Centre, which is being established to boost design innovation in the sector and bridge a shortfall in creative skills.
The centre will feature a six …

Bank funding helps tech firm grow…

August 24, 2016 – 6:53 am | Comments Off on Bank funding helps tech firm grow…

A leading supplier of high-tech electronic accessories has expanded into new 14,000 sq/ft premises and is targeting continued growth following a seven figure deal with Yorkshire Bank.
Bluechipworld Sales and Marketing Limited produces six of its …

Healthy use of digital technology…

August 24, 2016 – 6:18 am | Comments Off on Healthy use of digital technology…
Dominic Wood

Advances in digital technology and the mainstream adoption of smart devices mean today’s consumers have come to expect personalised products and services, from shopping experiences tailored to their buying habits to 3D-printed running shoes based …

Holographic lenses showcased in London…

August 8, 2016 – 7:25 am | Comments Off on Holographic lenses showcased in London…
HoloLens

What would you do if you could see into the future?
For a select group of top U.K. business leaders, that question was answered on Tuesday 25th July in Central London with the chance to ‘test-drive’ …

60% of younger generation prefer better atmosphere to higher pay…

July 25, 2016 – 6:11 am | Comments Off on 60% of younger generation prefer better atmosphere to higher pay…
Smartphone-app-provides-real-time-information-boost

This year, Leicester City FC made history by winning the Premier League with odds of 5000 to 1. This came as a shock to many, but some will remember a similar situation back in 1995 …

Companies should take a wider view of office space as London pushed off top ten list for property investment…

February 10, 2016 – 6:50 am | Comments Off on Companies should take a wider view of office space as London pushed off top ten list for property investment…
Companies should take a wider view of office space as London pushed off top ten list for property investment…

London, January 2016 – London has been pushed off the list of top ten European cities ranked by property investment prospects, highlighting the increasingly perilous risks to businesses expanding their office space in London.[1] This …

ByteSnap Design’s top electronics predictions for the next 12 months…

December 18, 2015 – 6:50 am | Comments Off on ByteSnap Design’s top electronics predictions for the next 12 months…
3D printers

Connected home of the future approaches – slowly:
The Internet of Things (IoT) push will continue for manufacturers – in 2016, this will still be a technology push rather than a consumer pull. However we’re witnessing …

CWRT launches Innovation Loan Fund for technology sector…

December 2, 2015 – 7:10 am | Comments Off on CWRT launches Innovation Loan Fund for technology sector…
Peter Everitt and Suresh Chauhan from PowerKut

Coventry and Warwickshire Reinvestment Trust (CWRT) has launched an Innovation Loan Fund to support technology, manufacturing and engineering companies in Warwickshire and the West Midlands.
A recipient of the new fund is Coventry’s PowerKut Ltd, a …

Midlands businesses urged to transform their fortunes for 2016…

October 12, 2015 – 7:20 am | Comments Off on Midlands businesses urged to transform their fortunes for 2016…
Ben Hunt-Davis

Midlands Business are being urged to transform their futures to make 2016 their best year yet, and must start by getting up-to-date with social and technology changes, in order to remain successful.
That’s the rallying cry …

Expert comment for HS2 bid…

September 30, 2015 – 7:15 am | Comments Off on Expert comment for HS2 bid…
Professor Nigel Driffield

Professor Nigel Driffield has responded to the chancellor’s invitation for China to bid for HS2 contracts:

Lecturer’s new app creates photo timelines with a twist…

August 10, 2015 – 7:00 am | Comments Off on Lecturer’s new app creates photo timelines with a twist…
Coventry University lecturer Simon Hill

A lecturer in entrepreneurship at Coventry University has launched a free app which helps users keep tabs on how much time has passed between their photos.
Simon Hill from the Institute of Applied Entrepreneurship came up …

Internet addicts warned off smartphones this summer…

July 31, 2015 – 6:20 am | Comments Off on Internet addicts warned off smartphones this summer…
Nada Kakabadse

Employees continue to put themselves at risk of isolation and depression by overdependence on email and the internet, says Nada Kakabadse – Professor of policy, governance and ethics at Henley School of Business and an …

Facilities managers in West Midlands can help drive growth and revenue in businesses by embracing technology…

July 20, 2015 – 7:30 am | Comments Off on Facilities managers in West Midlands can help drive growth and revenue in businesses by embracing technology…
Facilities managers in West Midlands can help drive growth and revenue in businesses by embracing technology…

West Midlands, 17 July 2015: “Productivity” was the buzz word of the Summer Budget and facilities managers must help boost the efficiency of the office by embracing technology, a leading workplace technology expert warns.

New workspace for innovative transport ideas set to be launched…

July 17, 2015 – 7:00 am | Comments Off on New workspace for innovative transport ideas set to be launched…
Chris Moody, Transport Systems Catapult, David Hardman, Innovation Birmingham and Geoff Inskip Centro chief executive

Technology savvy entrepreneurs are to be offered a dedicated workspace with expert guidance and support to help their start up businesses develop smart apps for public transport.
A 2,500 sq ft Intelligent Mobility incubator will be …

‘Stay ahead of game in tech industry’, boss urges savvy small businesses…

July 17, 2015 – 6:15 am | Comments Off on ‘Stay ahead of game in tech industry’, boss urges savvy small businesses…
‘Stay ahead of game in tech industry’, boss urges savvy small businesses…

Spotting the ‘next big thing’ in technology can be both a blessing and a nightmare, but according to Prism Solutions’ Gary David Smith, as long as you find yourselves ahead of the game, these problems …

New monthly Birmingham meet-up for tech innovators…

June 8, 2015 – 7:20 am | Comments Off on New monthly Birmingham meet-up for tech innovators…
Maker Monday

Researchers and media experts from Birmingham City University are working to create a legacy of innovative art and technology applications through a new monthly skills event.
‘Maker Monday’ is a new open innovation project that hopes …

Centro demonstrates smart ticketing pilot to European partners…

June 3, 2015 – 6:30 am | Comments Off on Centro demonstrates smart ticketing pilot to European partners…
Sandeep Shingadia, front, Centro head of scheme development, demonstrates the prototype smart ticketing system to Jaime Arrazola of Spain, left, Boris Pokric of Serbia and Giusepe Biasu of Italy.

Technology that works out how a passenger can best make their journey and which is the most suitable ticket is being developed under a Centro pilot project.
Centro’s journey planner is part of a €4 million …

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