Technology

The social media capital of the UK

New research has revealed Islington is the social media capital of the UK.     A new study has revealed that Islington is the UK’s social media capital, with its residents spending the longest amount of time online per capita.  The study by cybersecurity and privacy experts VPN Overview analysed ONS data across more than 400 areas of the UK […]

The University of Birmingham partners with Siemens to create the smartest university campus in the world

The University of Birmingham, in partnership with Siemens, is combining digital sensor and analytics technologies, artificial intelligence, decentralised energy generation and storage, renewable energy and concepts that help change users’ behaviour to transform the University’s Edgbaston and Dubai campuses into the world’s smartest global campus, creating a ‘Living Lab’ where research, teaching […]

New study will use artificial intelligence to improve treatments for people with multiple long-term conditions

The NIHR has awarded £2.5 million for new research led by the University of Birmingham that will use artificial intelligence (AI) to produce computer programmes and tools that will help doctors improve the choice of drugs in patients with clusters of multiple long-term conditions. Called the OPTIMAL study (OPTIMising therapies, […]