Byte of Tech – Pauline Narvas

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Pauline Narvas is a self-taught developer holding 3.3K on Twitter and is absorbed with everything tech related! Amazingly, she has helped over 200 students who had little-to-no coding experience, build a website. She also organised, Hackmed, a medical hackathon event that had to be completed within 24 hours. Additionally, Pauline was nominated for The Nova […]

Is there anything worse than being late?

Cars in city

Being late? Is there honestly anything worse! It all starts off with you leaving bang on time or even that littlest bit early, you had a small bit of traffic but it’s over very quickly and is only due to a traffic light. You swiftly get a long and hit a long row of traffic […]

Can technology save the planet?

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Created last year, Global Recycling Day was made to celebrate the significance of preserving the world we live in and keep it secure for future generations to come.

Will predictive software transform policing of the future?

UK police forces are making use of their crime-prevention software – Predpol. Predpol predicts critical events, by turning insights into action it focuses on 2 types of software: predictive policing and individual risk assessment. Predictive mapping uses a machine-learning algorithm to calculate these predictions, by monitoring crime type, location and date/time to create a calculation. Through this […]

Tech start-ups scoring the millions

The first months of 2019 have seen many tech startups hit the market to raise venture capital for their innovative, and highly successful start-up businesses. Below is a list and brief description of the start-ups that scored the millions. Mindful Chef Founded in 2015 by 3 friends – Giles Humphries, Myles Hopper, and Robert Grieg-Gran. […]

What is ‘Factory in a Box’?

Coventry based Manufacturing Technology Centre has recently teamed up with University of Birmingham and Loughborough University to launch a brand new demonstrator called ‘Factory in a Box’. Learn all about its key features as the demonstration event happens today in Coventry.  With the combination of the industry knowledge and academic research the ‘Factory in a Box’ […]

Happy 30th birthday to the World Wide Web!

So today marks the 30th birthday of the World Wide Web, one of the most notorious inventions to ever exist! In 1989 March 12th, Tim Berners-Lee a British Engineer and Computer Scientist proposed his idea of the World Wide Web. Before 1989, society didn’t know any different from sending letters, using a dictionary to find […]

#BalanceforBetter – How women are revolutionising the tech world!

International Women’s Day – a time to celebrate, reflect and take action. While progress is being made for women in many industries with 2017’s #MeToo movement only growing more prominent in the public domain, what has the future in store for women in tech? This year, the campaign theme for International Women’s Day is #BalanceForBetter. […]

Discovering the BAME women changing the STEM world

Despite only 24% of the STEM workforce being women. There are many young women who are focused on changing this and are currently revolutionising the ratio of men to women in the workplace. Being a woman in tech is not the only struggle facing the industry as women from the the BAME community have an […]

Female Focused Meetups – The best of the best

As we continue to celebrate upcoming International Women’s Day it’s important to remember that there a national and even global communities of women in the Digital and IT industry ready to meet up with open arms. Here is a run down of female focused meetups across the UK… we are sure you’ll find one that […]