The number of technology job listings in the UK has declined by 57%. Despite this, demand for skills in technologies such as artificial intelligence and quantum computing is seeing a resurgence in Scotland’s leading tech hubs, Edinburgh and Glasgow.
City of Glasgow College has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the Digital Health & Care Innovation Centre - a national resource and Innovation Centre funded by the Scottish Government and the Scottish Funding Council.
A new type of 3D-printed battery which uses electrodes made from vegetable starch and carbon nanotubes could provide mobile devices with a more environmentally-friendly, higher-capacity source of power.
New rapid COVID-19 testing facilities have been introduced at Glasgow Airport. The terminal-based facility offers both PCR and antigen testing for passengers currently travelling for essential purposes during lockdown.
Scientists looking at the evolution of the virus that causes COVID-19, have found there has been very little ‘important’ genetic change observed in the hundreds of thousands of sequenced virus genomes.
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