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Digital forensics firm targets new markets after £1.3m funding round

09 December 2019

Digital forensics firm targets new markets after £1.3m funding round: Cyan Forensics - Ian Stevenson 2

Cyan Forensics – the Edinburgh-based start-up whose technology helps police investigators to find evidence faster – has secured a further £1.3m from a consortium of investors.

The AI & Blockchain Accelerator opens applications for 2020 programme

03 December 2019

The AI & Blockchain Accelerator opens applications for 2020 programme: Ocyan promo card

The AI & Blockchain Accelerator, at the University of Edinburgh’s world-leading Bayes Centre, calls start-ups and entrepreneurs to apply for the 2020 programme. Applications can be submitted online (www.wayra.co.uk) from 3rd December to 15th January.

Scotland’s carbon reduction ambitions progress with new charter showing commitment from industry and government

27 November 2019

Scotland’s carbon reduction ambitions progress with new charter showing commitment from industry and government: NECCUS-3

Scotland’s bid to achieve net zero carbon emissions by 2045 will take a major step forward today (27 November) with the signing of an agreement between the Scottish Government and the North East Carbon Capture, Usage and Storage Alliance (NECCUS). 

Planning permission submitted for National Manufacturing Institute Scotland

21 November 2019

Planning permission submitted for National Manufacturing Institute Scotland: HLM Architects - NMIS Eye View

A planning application has been submitted for the development of the National Manufacturing Institute Scotland (NMIS) situated at the centre of the Advanced Manufacturing Innovation District Scotland (AMIDS) in Renfrewshire.

Leading software company to establish new Scottish HQ after £6m investment

19 November 2019

Leading software company to establish new Scottish HQ after £6m investment: Keith Steele, IOTech

A £6 million investment in leading software company IOTech Systems Limited (IOTech) will help establish a new HQ in Edinburgh and create more than 50 new job as it embarks on a global expansion programme.

Nearly half of Scots have considered starting their own business

18 November 2019

Nearly half of Scots have considered starting their own business: Alison Loveday

Determination, confidence and ambition top attributes entrepreneurs need