Scotland promises ambitious investment in broadband

The Scottish Government will go beyond its commitment to provide superfast broadband to all premises across Scotland.

£40 million to reduce NHS staff login times

The government will provide £40 million to transform slow login times, one of the main technology frustrations facing NHS staff.

Digital revolution urged for in the property sector

Esther McVey is announcing governmental plans to release data held by local bodies to enable the UK PropTech sector to thrive.

Virtual patients arrive at Norfolk & Norwich

Junior doctors at NNUH will be helped to hone their skills with the introduction of an innovative new teaching technology.

Better protection from hostile cyber attacks for businesses

British businesses and the public are set to be better protected from hostile cyber attacks and online threats.

Third of councils using algorithms to make welfare decisions

One in three councils are using computer algorithms to help make decisions about benefit claims and other welfare issues.

National AI lab to be established for NHS

The government has announced £250 million of funding to be invested in artificial intelligence.

Virtual GP service ‘risks destabilising care’

Martin Rowland has warned that the expansion of the NHS GP at Hand service risks ‘destabilising care’ for the most complex and vulnerable cases.

AI to be used for local roads health-check

New DfT funding will see innovative AI technology to be used to develop a thorough understanding of Britain’s road markings.

Reliable health information through Amazon Alexa

The NHS is collaborating with Amazon to provide reliable health information from the NHS website through voice-assisted technology.

Investment in digital connectivity key for environment

The Association of Directors of Environment, Economy, Planning and Transport has outlined how to deliver digital connectivity post Brexit.

NHS must take urgent steps against hacking

Researchers have claimed that the NHS must take urgent steps to defend against cyber threats which could risk the safety of patients.

G-Cloud 11 goes live with 4,200 suppliers

Thousands of small businesses have won the chance to bid to supply cloud computing services to government bodies.

Schools to run first Computing Hubs

The NCCE has announced the first 23 schools and colleges that will be leading Computing Hubs in their area.

Wales gives all NHS staff access to Microsoft 365

All public sector health workers in Wales are to be given access to Microsoft programs, such as Outlook and Teams.

NHS aims to be a world leader in AI

NHS England has urged technology firms to help the health service become a world leader in the use of AI and machine learning.