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200519_ Cambridge & FTSE AIM 100 Index Movement

The Cambridge Index advanced 249.6 points or 1% to close at 24976.9, as four of the top five Index heavyweights posted weekly gains to their share prices. 

21-05-2019
Driverless cars

A fleet of driverless cars working together to keep traffic moving smoothly can improve overall traffic flow by at least 35 percent, researchers have shown.

21-05-2019
Vishal Chatrath, CEO of PROWLER.io

Cambridge based PROWLER.io, the leading artificial intelligence platform for decision-making, has raised US$24m from new and existing investors, valuing the company at US$100m.

21-05-2019
Immense team

AI powered simulation software makes transport planning faster and safer; already deployed with driverless vehicle operators and public authorities.

21-05-2019
Royal Air Forces Association logo

Darktrace, the world’s leading AI company for cyber defence, has announced that the Royal Air Forces Association (RAFA), the largest charity providing welfare support to members of the Royal Air Forces, has selected Darktrace’s cyber AI to protect its members’ sensitive data from insider threat and sophisticated attacks.

21-05-2019
Web designer Dan Burnage of Onespacemedia

Designer Dan Burnage has joined the Onespacemedia creative team under the leadership of creative director, James Dellar. 

21-05-2019

Five science start-ups have been awarded £10k, access to the Babraham Research Campus bio-incubator facilities, Accelerate@Babraham, and will receive an extended programme of mentoring and support. 

21-05-2019
a wall of photographs featuring many faces

World Day for Cultural Diversity, for Dialogue and Development provides an opportunity to deepen our understanding of the values of cultural diversity and to learn to live and work together better.  Choose from Babel's suggested 10 simple things to help celebrate this day.

21-05-2019
Oculus Quest VR headset

Oculus Quest launches today, delivering an immersive all-in-one virtual reality gaming experience powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon.

21-05-2019
Green awards

Once again Strem Chemicals UK has reached the final of the Cambridgeshire SME Business awards, having entered the Green award category.

21-05-2019
Jon seeks sponsorship to raise money for EACH

Jon Clarke of Martin-Redman Partners is competing for Great Britain in the World Triathlon Championships in Laussane, Switzerland in August 2019. He's offering companies sponsorship spaces on his GB kit .

20-05-2019
  Crystalline metal–organic framework  Credit: David Fairen-Jimenez

Machine learning can be used to predict the properties of a group of materials which, according to some, could be as important to the 21st century as plastics were to the 20th.

20-05-2019
The Future 20 banner

Allia Future Business Centres and Agri-Tech East team up for Future 20 incubator programme.

20-05-2019
L-R:Lina Vainauskaite, Lucy Allinson, Caroline Choat, Robert Clarke and Jo Olivey

A Cambridge College is announcing a fresh look to its conference and meetings offering and at the same time, introducing new faces in its Events Team.

20-05-2019

The annual EY Charity Quiz has now raised over £8k for Cancer Research and Arthur Rank Hospice, thanks to the support of Cambridge businesses.

20-05-2019

The design of the computer ‘brain’ of the world’s largest radio telescope has been completed by an international group of scientists led by the UK.

20-05-2019
Nick Burnett

Leading East of England law firm, Birketts, working with an Austrian law firm, advised Wintersteiger AG on the acquisition of a controlling interest in Essex company Trials Equipment (UK) Ltd, based in Braintree. 

20-05-2019
Pulmonary hypertension

Owlstone Medical and Actelion collaborate to develop a  breath-based test to help facilitate early detection of pulmonary hypertension.

20-05-2019
gloved hand holds a slide

TTP enables development of MosaiQ™ diagnostic platform for transfusion typing and disease screening.

20-05-2019
Professor John O’Brien, Professor Giovanna Mallucci and Dr Ben Underwood in front of the first images from new brain scan technology.

For Dementia Action Week on International Clinical Trials Day 2019, a unique research group has been launched to test promising new drugs for dementia, including one of the world’s first studies with an antidepressant that could stop the disease progressing.

20-05-2019

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