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Lancaster spin-out company adapts crime-fighting tech to the marketing world

Lancaster spin-out company adapts crime-fighting tech to the marketing world

A company established at Lancaster University to commercialise crime-fighting technology is set to revolutionise the marketing industry.

Story supplied by LU Press Office
Fri 08 August 2014

Lancaster University cyber security course is certified by UK's national intelligence agency

Lancaster University cyber security course is certified by UK's national intelligence agency

A Lancaster University course that is helping to produce the crime fighters of the digital age has received a seal of approval by the UK's national security and intelligence agency - GCHQ.

Story supplied by LU Press Office
Thu 07 August 2014

Cyber-crime costs region's businesses almost £107 million a year - a new report reveals

Cyber-crime costs region's businesses almost £107 million a year - a new report reveals

A report into the cyber security market in the North West has revealed that online criminal activity is costing key sectors in the regional economy almost £107 million a year - threatening growth, businesses and jobs.

Story supplied by LU Press Office
Wed 30 July 2014

New research projects for Computing and Communications

New research projects for Computing and Communications

Academics in Lancaster University's School of Computing and Communications have secured major funding and a key role in two new research projects announced by the Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council (EPSRC). For more information, contact Prof. David Hutchison (d.hutchison@lancaster.ac.uk) in SCC.

Fri 18 July 2014

Armenian Scientists Visit Lancaster's Experts in Secure Communications

Armenian Scientists Visit Lancaster's Experts in Secure Communications

Last week three Scientists from the Armenian Academy of Sciences visited the School of Computing and Communications to learn about our expertise and experience in ICT, particularly in the area of secure communications.

Thu 17 July 2014

InfoLab21 Company's key role in delivering the worlds largest annual sporting event.

InfoLab21 Company's key role in delivering the worlds largest annual sporting event.

A resident company of InfoLab21, Gaist Solutions, provided the software management system that was used to support the organisation, delivery and incident management for the Tour de France, Grande Depart.

Wed 16 July 2014

Using Social Media to Monitor UK Alcohol Consumption

Using Social Media to Monitor UK Alcohol Consumption

Research by a group of Lancaster University academics has shown that social media sites such as twitter can detect drinking patterns in the UK including spotting the variations on national holidays and celebrations.

Mon 14 July 2014

SCC Students help teachers inspire the next generation of computer scientists

SCC Students help teachers inspire the next generation of computer scientists

Five teams of undergraduate students from Lancaster University's School of Computing and Communications have developed exciting and creative tools for school teachers to help engage children with computing in the classroom.

Tue 08 July 2014

A new use for touchless technology in the operating theatre

A new use for touchless technology in the operating theatre

Pioneering work using touchless technology for vascular surgery is now being extended to neurosurgery.

Story supplied by LU Press Office
Mon 30 June 2014

Innovative Lancaster University technology start-up receives funding boost

Innovative Lancaster University technology start-up receives funding boost

Innovative technology start-up business Hardy & Ellis Inventions Limited are set to offer organisations in Manchester the latest in cutting-edge interactive technology thanks to a Technology Strategy Board grant worth more than £70,000.

Tue 10 June 2014

IBM 'Mightily Impressed' by SCC Students' Talent in App Development

IBM 'Mightily Impressed' by SCC Students' Talent in App Development

Every year, as part of the School of Computing and Communications' SCC.210 module, second-year students are expected to combine their self-directed learning skills with their teamwork skills and carry out a group project.

Tue 03 June 2014