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New tech has potential to improve sustainable agriculture

Agri-Tech East's REAP 2019 conference will bring together tech developers from different sectors and millenial farmers to discuss how the changing conversation about food systems can present mutual opportunities.

22-10-2019

An Anglia Ruskin University student who is the granddaughter of a famous Chilean sculptor has launched a fundraising drive to rescue and repair his works and display them in Cambridge.

22-10-2019
  Pre-cancerous pancreatic tissue in mice  Credit: NIH Image Gallery

Cambridge scientists are set to benefit from a major cash injection from Cancer Research UK and partners to develop radical new strategies and technologies to detect cancer at its earliest stage.

22-10-2019
 Eyeglasses  Credit: Photo by Kevin Ku on Unsplash

Highly-targeted messaging campaigns from law enforcement can be surprisingly effective at dissuading young gamers from getting involved in cybercrime, a new study has suggested.

22-10-2019
Honorary consultant psychiatrist, Dr Golam Khandaker

Researchers in Cambridge are investigating whether a drug commonly used to treat arthritis could help some of the millions of people who suffer from depression.

22-10-2019
pumpkins at Metro Bank

Metro Bank will be holding its annual Halloween family day this Sunday (27 October), where kids will be able to decorate a pumpkin ahead of Halloween.

22-10-2019
Speechmatics investment image_global cities

Speechmatics, the leader in machine learning and automatic speech recognition, has raised £6.35m in Series A funding led by AlbionVC; IQ Capital followed on in this round along with several angel investors.

21-10-2019
students meet a robot at careers fair

Form the Future’s annual flagship careers fair, Opportunities Ahead, welcomed over 550 students for another successful year connecting young people with their future careers.

21-10-2019
Roem Tip TIme logo

In her regular series for Cambridge Network members, software training expert Karen Roem offers handy tips to help you 'Tame your computer'. This week she explains how you can quickly spot whether change tracking is on or off (Microsoft Word)...

21-10-2019
 Jane Horwood, owner of Catfish Web Design

With the help of Indie Cambridge - the community of ‘real’ Cambridge - Cambridge Network continues its weekly exploration of the best independent shops, cafés, restaurants, people, businesses, venues and events in Cambridge and the surrounding area. This week: Catfish Web Design.

21-10-2019
Stuart Wilkinson

In the nine months to the end of September, quoted companies in East Anglia issued seven profit warnings, the highest year to date total since 2016 (7), according to EY’s latest Profit Warnings Report.

21-10-2019
matrix

A new research programme launched by the University of Cambridge and Microsoft to help improve artificial intelligence (AI) and transform sectors such as healthcare, is being supported by the UK government.

21-10-2019
Deputy chief nurse, Giles Thorpe, with one of the pumps

An appeal for missing hospital equipment has been launched by Cambridge University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust (CUH).

21-10-2019

A sad story of a gamble that didn't pay off, and a cautionary tale of how using information from unreliable sources can destroy your credibility in an instant...

20-10-2019

 The Cambridge Building Society has announced that it will be taking its comprehensive Expat lending proposition to a wider audience, by partnering with Liquid Expat.

18-10-2019
Paul Schofield welcoming Fran Cousins

As well as investing and recruiting 25 graduates and school-leavers at its Cambridge office, Deloitte has also recently welcomed partner, Fran Cousins to the local Cambridge team.

18-10-2019

The CBI has responded to the publication of the Withdrawal Agreement and Political Declaration.

18-10-2019
Image copyright: Paul Kidby

Care of the elderly, hate crime, diversity and inclusion in Terry Pratchett’s Discworld, and a year of Google news headlines, these are just a few of the many topics covered during week 2 of the Cambridge Festival of Ideas, which draws to a close on Sunday 27th October.

18-10-2019
Aisha Raheem, founder of Farmz2U

In partnership with One Young World, Cambridge Consultants is supporting young people applying technology to address the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals.

18-10-2019
distrorted view of buildings

A study of actual interwar commodity trades by John Maynard Keynes finds that pricing was as efficient as modern derivative trading using the Nobel Prize-winning BSM model developed a half-century later.

18-10-2019

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