Narrowing the Gap of the Digital Divide

Narrowing the Gap of the Digital Divide

Full Fibre Limited announce next series of ‘forgotten towns’ to benefit from its fibre optic broadband infrastructure Full Fibre has announced the next 100,000 UK homes and businesses in poorly-served areas of the UK, it is to offer supercharged connectivity to twelve market towns - overlooked by other major infrastructure providers - will benefit from Full Fibre’s latest build plans. The Full...

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Worcester businesses and shoppers to benefit from new ‘Virtual High Street’ group

Worcester businesses and shoppers to benefit from new ‘Virtual High Street’ group

Businesses, independent retailers and shoppers across the Worcester area are being invited to join a new online group designed to help support and grow sales after what has been one of the most challenging commercial times in modern memory. The ‘Worcester Virtual High Street’ Facebook group is free to join and allows independent shops, services, tradespeople, crafters, e-sellers and...

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Start-ups pioneer low carbon innovation with 5PRING – the UK’s first commercial 5G accelerators

Start-ups pioneer low carbon innovation with 5PRING – the UK’s first commercial 5G accelerators

Ten leading start-ups are working with 5PRING, Suez and the WMCA to pioneer green innovations using 5G – as part of 5PRING’s first 3 month start-up acceleration event. Innovations include transforming home deliveries, reducing pollution through better traffic management, high-tech recycling. These green innovations could help the West Midlands reach our target to be net zero for carbon emissions...

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Remote working provides a silver lining as Pure Cloud Solutions enjoys a 20% sales boost

Remote working provides a silver lining as Pure Cloud Solutions enjoys a 20% sales boost

A ‘mobile first’ approach to business is putting one of the UK’s leading telecommunications and cloud providers on course for a record year. Pure Cloud Solutions, which has offices in Tamworth and Clydebank in Scotland, has won a string of new contracts from companies looking to support remote working in the wake of Covid-19, with turnover set to increase by 20% to £5.4million. Demand for the...

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App designed to help reduce hospital admissions in Midlands

App designed to help reduce hospital admissions in Midlands

A digital remote care solution including a mobile phone App is being used by Dudley CCG to help improve the care of patients at home with COVID. The app developed by Norwegian medical software company, Dignio, is helping patients stay at home safely and so avoid unnecessary admissions to hospital as well as alerting clinical staff of patients more seriously ill who need prompt admission....

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