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Sensewhere secures £1.4m funding to develop next generation indoor positioning

Sensewhere secures £1.4m funding to develop next generation indoor positioning

by James on August 30, 2016

Sensewhere, a leading provider of indoor positioning solutions, has been awarded £1.4m by Scottish Enterprise to create jobs and further develop its disruptive location software.

sensewhere is pioneering the creation of software that offers universal location and navigation data in dense urban areas including shopping centres and airports, where GPS and other global navigation satellite systems are blocked.

The grant will open up seven new highly skilled jobs at the company’s headquarters in Edinburgh and create job security for those already employed.

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Scotland launches food fraud hotline /  Chlorella start-up / Purella Food

Scotland launches food fraud hotline / Chlorella start-up / Purella Food

by Will Corry on August 29, 2016

Via FoodAndDrinkEurope.com News Headlines

EU rejects more than 90% of all health claims: Study

The EU has authorised only a small fraction of the health claims submitted to it, with a number of categories seeing no authorised claims at all, according to a new analysis of the bloc’s uber-strict health claim process... Read [more…]

“Say aye to a pie” / Do you want to know who is World Scotch Pie Champion 2016?

“Say aye to a pie” / Do you want to know who is World Scotch Pie Champion 2016?

by Will Corry on August 27, 2016

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Watch : Home of Amazing Moments’ tourism campaign launches to get Brits to ‘holiday at home’

Watch : Home of Amazing Moments’ tourism campaign launches to get Brits to ‘holiday at home’

by James on May 20, 2016

In the run-up to May half-term and the summer holiday season VisitEngland has today launched its largest domestic marketing campaign for 2016 to promote amazing ‘moments’ that can only be experienced on a trip across Great Britain and Northern Ireland.

The four-week #OMGB ‘Home of Amazing Moments’ TV, digital and print campaign, part of the UK Government’s GREAT Britain campaign, uses film and images of authentic experiences and activities shot on locations across the UK to inspire people to take a short-break at home. Agency RKCR/Y&R produced the creative for this year’s campaign.

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Labour Crisis : Jeremy Corbyn has vowed to continue talking to terrorist organisations

by Will Corry on May 2, 2016

Labour in crisis - " They could slip to 3rd in Scotland and Livingstone fights on"

Latest News : Jeremy Corbyn has vowed to continue talking to terrorist organisations Hamas and Hezbollah, in comments that threaten to further destabilise his leadership ahead of the local elections.

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Find out why Caledonia Best is so committed to Scottish Rugby, the team, its customers and drinkers

by Will Corry on February 7, 2016

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The Open brings £140 million benefit to Scotland

by James on January 20, 2016

Independent assessment shows ‘St Andrews effect’ increased visitor numbers.

The 2015 Open Championship in St Andrews delivered £140 million of economic benefit to Scotland - the largest amount ever achieved by a golf event in the United Kingdom or Ireland, according to an independent economic impact assessment.

The study, commissioned by the R&A, shows spending by visitors to Scotland for the tournament generated £88 million – nearly double the £47.5 million in visitor impact achieved in 2010 when the event was last held at the Old Course.

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Laughter Spot : “Lost in translation”

by Will Corry on December 31, 2015

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Retail Research – Five stores a week are closing on Scottish shopping streets : Local Data Company

by Will Corry on October 17, 2015

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Latest Tweets Rugby World Cup … DHL, Luis Picamole, Aer Lingus, Scotland World Cup Squad, The team from Wales

by Will Corry on August 24, 2015


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