News, knowledge and insight from the technology sector in Wales
Tour of APAC Tech: Doing business & understanding opportunities in the region
With economic growth shifting eastwards at an accelerating rate, the Asia-Pacific region is now home to some of the most vibrant and fertile ecosystems for innovation. Around 65% of the world’s middle classes and around 12% of the global working age population are set to be in the APAC by 2030, compared to 13% of […]
Cardiff-based AI startup the first UK startup to join the largest European manufacturing network
Cardiff, August 23, 2021: Cardiff-based AI startup Nightingale HQ has become the first UK startup to join EIT Manufacturing, the largest European consortium of manufacturers that includes big names like Whirlpool, Siemens, Philips, P&G, and many prominent research and academic institutes. It is supported by the European Institute of Innovation and Technology (EIT), a body […]
Digital platform developed in Wales could save manufacturers millions
A new business that aims to save manufacturers millions of pounds a year has been launched in Wales. POET Systems Ltd., based in Bridgend, has developed a bespoke cloud-based software system that is designed to improve performance, save time and reduce waste. The unique digital platform provides manufacturers with detailed data about their production processes, […]
Coincover raises over $9m in Series A led by Element Ventures
Coincover – the platform providing cryptocurrency cover and recovery services – raises over $9m in Series A led by Element Ventures Coincover is building the world’s safety standard for cryptocurrency, offering the first cryptocurrency theft cover and military-grade technology to recover access to lost funds With as much as 20% of the world’s bitcoin lost […]
CSconnected welcomes expansion commitments to the South Wales Semiconductor community
CSconnected, the South Wales compound semiconductor cluster organization, welcomes the news that global semiconductor expert, Nexperia, will invest further in Newport Wafer Fab’s power electronics fabrication facility. This investment comes whilst the global semiconductor industry is experiencing severe supply chain shortages.
ResilientWorks Living Laboratory announced for Ebbw Vale
Thales and the Welsh Government have announced the next stage of development to create a living laboratory campus for cyber trust at the former steelworks site in Ebbw Vale.
Demonstration of Improved BAW filter performance using IQepiMo™
IQE plc (AIM: IQE, "IQE" or the "Group"), the leading global supplier of advanced semiconductor wafer products and material solutions to the semiconductor industry, is pleased to announce the achievement of the next milestone for IQepiMo™ template technology for high performance AlN based Bulk Acoustic Wave (BAW) RF Filters.
Town Digital transformation ‘key’ to post-coronavirus recovery
Champion High Street says town digital transformation ‘key’ to post-coronavirus recovery. Creating thriving digital high streets and towns is “key to driving Wales’s economic recovery after coronavirus”, Adrian Emmett chair of the Treorchy Chamber of Trade has said.
Launch of £1 Billion Automotive Transformation Fund
Delivered as a collaboration between APC, Innovate UK, the Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy and the Department for International Trade, this new programme sets out to put the UK at the centre of the global transition to zero emissions.