Sony UK TEC unveils new eco friendly scheme

Electronics manufacturer Sony UK TEC has unveiled a new scheme that lets customers purchase HD equipment which is refurbished to factory standards. The programme is part of a wider initiative launched by the technology giant to encourage and facilitate customers’ access to 4K broadcast technology. Working in collaboration with Sony Professional Solutions Europe (PSE), Sony UK...

We Build Bots fan engagement platform deployed in Newport County AFC

Cardiff-based artificial intelligence firm We Build Bots has teamed up with Newport County AFC to launch a new fan engagement chatbot called ‘Spytty’. Having gone live earlier this month, the chatbot is aimed at improving fan engagement and customer service during matches and events at the club. Using artificial intelligence and machine learning technology, the bot retrieves...

North Wales tech firm wins smart lighting contract

North Wales-based tech company Pinacl has been selected by Aberdeen City Council to provide its intelligent street lighting solutions. Headquartered in St Asaph, the firm has won a contract to deliver 3500 lighting controllers as well as a corresponding LoRaWAN network and lighting Configuration Management System (CMS). The move comes as Aberdeen is looking to make...

Tech firm announces partnership with Welsh Data Science Graduate Programme

Recruitment technology firm Talent Ticker has teamed up with the Welsh Contact Centre Forum to educate the next generation of data scientists. Working alongside 14 other companies, Talent Ticker will provide three students with placements as part of the Data Science Graduate Programme. The structured work placements will take place at the firm’s offices in...

Speech therapy app launched in Caerphilly

A Caerphilly-based technology company has developed a new app to help people suffering from communication difficulties. Cog-Neuro Speech Therapy Limited received a £25,000 loan from the Development Bank of Wales and a £60,000 grant from Innovate UK to create the app. The software helps people with communication difficulties to regain their ability to communicate, maintain relationships...

Cardiff to play key role in £14 million IoT security centre

Cardiff University is set to play a key role in a £14 million national centre of excellence for security around the Internet of Things. The University’s Centre Cyber Security Research will lead the research of critical safety technologies at the National Centre of Excellence for IoT Systems Cybersecurity, which is part of a wider UK...

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