Dr Andrew Muir, CEO Farrpoint

FarrPoint to advise Scottish Government on total broadband coverage

Telecoms and IT specialists, Farrpoint, has been appointed to advise the Scottish Government on the planning and rollout of its Digital Infrastructure Action Plan. The...
Ross Tuffee, CEO and co-founder of DOGFI.SH Mobile

Stirling-based DOGFI.SH Mobile to showcase pioneering tech at Mobile World Congress

Stirling-based DOGFI.SH Mobile has been invited as part of delegation from Scottish Development International (SDI), to attend Mobile World Congress (MWC) 2017 taking place...

Royal Bank of Scotland launches TechXperts to boost customers’ digital confidence

Every Royal Bank of Scotland branch is to get a specialist TechXpert – and customers who need support to access online and mobile banking...
Andrew Russell

Etellect opens new ‘mobile development hub' office in Edinburgh

Business automation specialist Etellect has initiated the first phase of its national expansion strategy with the opening of a new office in Edinburgh which...
All the winners of the Scottish Knowledge exchange awards

Winners of Scottish Knowledge exchange awards announced

A Fife fruit and vegetable wholesaler who had a “eureka moment” in the middle of the night has picked up the coveted Innovation of...
David Burgher

New virtual reality device to help dementia living

An architect has launched a new virtual reality device that will help architects and designers create dementia-friendly buildings and spaces by understanding how dementia...
(L to R) Ian MacIntosh, Emma Anderson and Alison Mitchell

Converged expands team with trio of new starts

An Aberdeen-based IT provider has started 2017 by recruiting three new members of staff as it continues to invest in developing its business. Converged Communication...
Andrew Bissell

Sunamp and Glasgow University win £2m Chinese sustainable energy project

Sunamp, a high power density Heat Battery energy storage specialist, has led a successful funding bid jointly with Glasgow University and partners in China...
Neil Logan

Interview: Neil Logan, CEO of Incremental Group

Hot on the heels of announcing that digital technology specialist Incremental Group had successfully secured £500,000 of Regional Selective Assistance (RSA) support from Scottish...
Calum Smeaton

TVSquared raises £5.2million in funding

Edinburgh based TVSquared has raised an additional £5.2 million in a funding round led by Sir Tom Hunter's West Coast Capital. The West Coast Capital...
The snap40 devise in action

Medical wearable startup wins £1 million contract from NHS England

Edinburgh based snap40, which has created a medical wearable device, has been awarded a £1 million SBRI healthcare development contract by NHS England. The contract...
Mark Ward, CEO and founder, Power One Group

Power One Group reports record turnover of £7.8 million

Power One Group, the Paisley headquartered electrical engineering specialist that provides mobile network infrastructure to the remotest parts of Scotland reported record revenues of...
David Lindores, Technical Director at Eureka Solutions

David Lindores: Business intelligence can channel the flow of data in...

In the age of big data, the amount of information flowing round and through our systems at any one time is truly remarkable, and...

Next week - Highlands and Islands #hellodigital conference

More than 250 businesses and community groups will get together with local and national digital professionals in Inverness on Monday (20 February) for #hellodigital...
Lynne Martin, Elevator project manager and Andy Campbell, Elevator Accelerator project manager at the launch of the ‘Global Domination Accelerator’ at the offices of Outplay Entertainment in Dundee

New project launched to grow Scotland’s brightest gaming companies

A new £50,000 project which aims to grow Scotland’s next generation of internationally competitive digital media and technology companies was unveiled in Dundee earlier...
Fraser Nicol

Scott-Moncrieff strengthens business technology arm with new partner

As part of a significant investment in its business technology consulting (BTC) practice, business advisers and accountants Scott-Moncrieff has appointed Fraser Nicol as Partner...
Mike Cox

Industry veteran joins Blazing Griffin as head of studio

Edinburgh-based digital entertainment group, Blazing Griffin has appointed industry veteran, Mike Cox, to take charge of the game development arm as Head of Studio. Having...
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Award-winning entrepreneur takes the plunge with new tech start-up

An Aberdeen-based entrepreneur has launched his own business venture less than a year after winning a leading accolade for supporting other companies and organisations. Led...
Leslie Benzies

Krotos secures six figure investment from video game pioneer

Edinburgh based Krotos, the producer of next generation audio tools for the entertainment industry, has secured angel investment in a deal led by one...
Gary Moffat

Retronix receives £3.8m boost which will create 10 new jobs

Electronics company Retronix has secured two major multimillion pound international contracts that will double its turnover over the next two years and create 10...

Promoted Content

Hampton Associates - 5 lessons for 2017

Every day is a school day at Hampton Associates. After an amazing (and extremely diverse) 2016, we wanted to share some of the key...
Angus Lee, Jason Moir and Andrew Smith

North-East golf networking group swings into action

A new north-east networking group has swung into action offering a unique combination of sport, socialising and business networking. The 19th Hole, founded by experienced...

Nicholson Solutions Appointed as Education Partner by Digital Marketing Institute

The Digital Marketing Institute has appointed Aberdeen company Nicholson Solutions to deliver its Professional Diploma in Digital Marketing in Scotland. The SQA accredited professional...

Interviews

Neil Logan

Interview: Neil Logan, CEO of Incremental Group

Hot on the heels of announcing that digital technology specialist Incremental Group had successfully secured £500,000 of Regional Selective Assistance (RSA) support from Scottish...
Ian Stevenson

Interview - Digital forensics specialist leading the attack against cyber crime

Ian Stevenson, CEO of Cyan Forensics, is a computer scientist by training, and has spent the last 20 years in and around startups, first...
Joe Afif, founder & managing director of graduate recruitment jobsite Gradit

Interview : Recruitment professional matches tech graduates to jobs using algorithms

Joe Afif, founder & managing director of graduate recruitment jobsite Gradit, is a self confessed “millennial“ whose big idea was sparked while working in...
SureVoIP's Managing Director Gavin Henry

Interview: Gavin Henry - A man destined to succeed

SureVoIP's Managing Director Gavin Henry is over the moon about last year's ITSPA award win for Best Business ITSP (medium enterprise), an accolade that...
Ruairidh Wynne-McHardy

Interview: The Scottish Lawyer who became a Digital Entrepreneur

Ruairidh Wynne-McHardy admits that being a qualified lawyer who is also a self-taught programmer is a strange mix but the two skills combined perfectly...

Columnists

Julie Mitchell-Mehta

Julie Mitchell-Mehta: Websites Built on Common Sense

The biggest benefit of websites over printed material is they are not fixed at the point of publication. They can be adjusted in line...
Mark Gillanders

Mark Gillanders: “Hustle” The most important word ever in sales?

"Your talent is not enough you’ve got to put in the work" The title of this post is taken from a Gary Vaynerchuk video –...
Clare Scott

Clare Scott: Three great habits to cultivate in 2017

Apparently most of us who bothered to make New Year’s resolutions will have broken them by now. This raises a question: instead of throwing ourselves...
Julie Mitchell-Mehta

Your Inbound Marketing New Year’s Resolution

How are your resolutions going? Are you still in the gym three times a week or is the pub beginning to look more appealing?...
Mike McGrail

Mike McGrail: My Return to Marketing Consultancy – Week three

It’s fair to say I’m struggling to know how best to name these posts. I think I’ll stick with this iteration. Sorry, I digress....