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Reading ranked as the best place to start and grow a business in the UK

Reading ranked as the best place to start and grow a business in the UK

High rate of start-ups and businesses, including 11,000 digital and tech firms, and its population diversity are among the factors boosting the Berkshire town’s entrepreneurial credentials.

Kainos joins Urban Data Project to help build citizen trust in smart cities

Kainos joins Urban Data Project to help build citizen trust in smart cities

The digital services and platform provider will help develop and support the City Data Guardian platform that aims to safeguard citizen data.

How do we ensure enough water in 2050?

How do we ensure enough water in 2050?

In his keynote speech at Waterwise, Sir James Bevan of the UK’s Environment Agency said we must tackle both sides of the equation: reduce demand and increase supply.

Smart Cambridge signs up to GeoSpock cloud

Smart Cambridge signs up to GeoSpock cloud

The organisation will use the spatial big data platform to help unlock siloed data and share information with third parties working on urban innovation projects

Cambridge partners in the Urban Data Project

Cambridge partners in the Urban Data Project

The UK city will be the first to use Telensa’s Microsoft Azure-powered platform, which will allow it to collect data via multi sensor pods on streetlights

CityFibre injects £2.5bn to build fibre broadband in the UK

CityFibre injects £2.5bn to build fibre broadband in the UK

Provider claims it will deliver a “superior backbone” for mobile operators’ existing locations, enabling the roll-out of 5G and IoT technology