Over 1,000 IBM workers in China launched a protest against the plan to move them into Lenovo, which announced its $2.3 billion bid to acquire IBM's x86 server business including System x, BladeCenter and Flex System blade servers and switches, together with NeXtScale,iDataPlex and others.
Two disillusioned Czech citizens have turned their disenchantment of UK menial work into the creation of Maplace world - the latest social platform with a difference. The map plaltform application allows consumers to purchase their own piece of the planet and use it for selling or socialising.
In February, Binary Fund announced its intention to trade in and accept the digital currencies of Bitcoin and Litecoin with Bit & Litecoin D Day being 13th March. Now Digital Entrepreneur, one of UK’s focused and innovative digital business clubs, announces a small, but significant event; its first Bitcoin payment transaction for the club's forthcoming club dinner on 26th March 2014.
A new single malt - to be called The Hearach, Gaelic for an inhabitant of the island - will be distilled, matured and bottled at the distillery in Tarbert, on which work has begun. The new distillery, scheduled for completion by first quarter, 2015 will produce around 300,000 bottles of single malt whisky a year and will also distill a Harris gin.
A new £20 million three-year programme that will support research to develop new low carbon manufacturing processes and technologies, low carbon cities and offshore renewables in the UK and China has been agreed.
Leading global supplier of advanced semiconductor wafer products and services, has launched Open Innovation programme “openiqe,” aimed at establishing partnerships to support the development of a broad range of KETs (Key Enabling Technologies). The first major project in the new programme is IQE Open Technology Challenge, marked by a launch event at the SWALEC Stadium in Cardiff on Friday 21 March 2014.
Gaberlunzie never did like playing whack a" small gentleman in black velvet" aka moles. But he has no objection sat all to playing Wack-a-Cutts Inspired by Donkey Cutts, recently created by NetVoucherCodes, who decided to have a go at making their own game in order to help out frustrated webmasters and SEOs everywhere!
NanoKTN (Nanotechnology Knowledge Transfer Network) one of UK’s primary knowledge-based networks for micro and nanotechnologies, records it has helped the UK industry in more than 70 actions securing over £82m in projects in the last six years.
The calling card of old, or its modern cousin, the business card, and the hopeful USB capacity informer, have still not been ousted by Internet or app such as Bump and Flock, which Google has gobbled up to bring you a tad more ad?
The aim of the international initiative “Physical Internet” is to make the flow of goods more efficient, more flexible and more sustainable worldwide. Just as information in the form of data packets is sent through widely branching open routes in the World Wide Web, goods are meant to arrive at their destination seamlessly, fast and flexibly in a world-wide logistics network.
A new class of magnetic materials and devices with improved performance and power efficiency are emerging from an international team of scientists led by physicists from the University of York with HZB (Helmholtz-Zentrum Berlin) and Radboud University, Nijmegen, Netherlands
As the Los Angeles, California City Council passes a moratorium on hydraulic fracturing, making it the largest US city to prohibit controversial oil and gas drilling procedures, Scotland might well have a care of its own targeted franking geography.
Scottish Government puts £700,000 behind the Seafood Partnership industry action plan (applicable for many sectors) for more profitable and sustainable seafood, announces Rural Affairs Secretary Richard Lochead.
Powered by a security-oriented Android PrivatOS software Blackphone on show at Barcelona's Mobile World Congress is a carrier and vendor-independent smartphone that allows users to make and receive secure phone calls, exchange secure texts, transfer and store videos and files, and chat without compromising privacy on the device.
With a start up kitty of $96.7m mobile payment Powa Technologies is proving the potential of its new PowaTag technology and ensuring its status as among the select few UK's 'internet sensations.' It already has about 15 companies signed on to use the platform for their products including Harper Collins, Electrolux, Hoover and Lavazza.
Stratasys, manufacturer of 3D printers and materials for personal use, prototyping and production has been awarded "Design World" magazine. Chosen by the readers, the Leadership in Engineering award is an industry recognition program designed to credit engineering leadership across several disciplines.
AdaCore has released its latest Ada cross-development environment, GNAT Pro 7.2, for ARM processors running Linux. This provides a complete Ada development environment oriented towards embedded systems that require the flexibility and extensive services provided by Linux.
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