News


Fifty firefighters were last night (Thurs) tackling a blaze in one of the country's most historic buildings.

23-11-2001

Gerrard, the broking firm in Cambridge which saw its staff stage a mass exit in the summer, never to return, has assembled a new team.

22-11-2001

Two Cambridge companies, Plastic Logic and Xaar, have been recognised in The Wall Street Journal Europe's inaugural Technology Innovation Awards.

22-11-2001

London shares edged ahead in early trading in the City yesterday (Weds) as oil giants BP and Shell continued to recover from their recent falls.

22-11-2001

Newmarket's most prestigious racing event saw its highest total ticket sales in four years on the back of an innovative ad campaign devised by Cambridge agency Ware Anthony Rust (WAR).

22-11-2001

Cambridge construction firm Sindall is to be absorbed into a new nationwide building group called Bluestone plc.

22-11-2001

People can throw away their passwords - laptop security is being stepped up using advanced fingerprinting technology.

22-11-2001

In celebration of the 100th anniversary of the Nobel Prizes, Nobel Laureates were asked to make their predictions in a first-time survey: Where will the internet take us over the next 20 years?



Among the results, 69 per cent of laureates think the internet could have accelerated completion of th

22-11-2001

Merger and new product launch complete 'fantastic' year



22-11-2001

PA Consulting is to axe up to 200 jobs in a bid to save costs.

21-11-2001

Polatis, the Cambridge-based company developing leading-edge photonic modules and components for telecommunications equipment vendors, today announces that it will focus all its resources on seizing the low loss, modular all-optical switch market opportunity.

21-11-2001

Gordon Edge, founder and chief executive of Generics at Harston, is stepping up to become group chairman, with Duncan Hine taking over as chief executive officer.

21-11-2001

Microchip designer ARM Holdings is in the running for the Oscars of the business world -- the 'Britain's Most Admired Company' award.

21-11-2001

Call centre experts have unveiled a 'breakthrough' that analyses what customers say over the phone using cutting-edge speech recognition technology.

21-11-2001

Around USD 60 million worth of fake Microsoft software has been seized in what's been hailed as the most significant computer counterfeiting raid in US history.

21-11-2001

People are increasingly building the internet into their daily lives and taking advantage of interactive online services, say researchers.

21-11-2001

Cambridge, UK, 21st November 2001.

21-11-2001

Network Design was the agency selected by the Cambridge-MIT Institute Ltd (CMI) to create the visual identity for its first annual international forum on fostering competitiveness, productivity and entrepreneurship in the UK.

21-11-2001

Business leaders are calling for the British government to scrap its dream of getting a million small firms trading online by next year.

20-11-2001

Worldwide mobile phone shipments declined ten per cent year on year for the third quarter, according to research company Gartner Dataquest.

20-11-2001

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