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  • Traffic-free days begin in Edinburgh city centre

    Traffic-free days begin in Edinburgh city centre0

    Image copyright City of Edinburgh Council Image caption City of Edinburgh Council tweeted a picture of one iconic street devoid of cars A number of Edinburgh’s city centre streets have been closed to traffic under plans to reduce air pollution. The city has become the first in the UK to join the Open Streets movement.

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  • Manchester city centre is on lockdown over bomb fears

    Manchester city centre is on lockdown over bomb fears0

    Double bomb scare as police lockdown Manchester city centre and Oldham library eight miles away after reports of suspicious packages Police say man, 26, was detained and cordon put in place following incident Officers stand guard at Piccadilly Gardens which would normally be bustling Metrolink stops are suspended and ‘very heavy police presence’ is reported

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  • Shopping centre owner Intu hit by store slump

    Shopping centre owner Intu hit by store slump0

    Image copyright Intu The owner of the Lakeside and Trafford Centre shopping centres, Intu, has cut its forecast for rental income, blaming the retail downturn. Intu said 2019 would be “challenging” due to a rise in rescue deals, as stores struggle to pay rent. It added that retailers were also delaying signing new leases due

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  • Explosions heard in Derby city centre after blaze

    Explosions heard in Derby city centre after blaze0

    Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionPlumes of acrid smoke could be seen for miles around A series of explosions heard across Derby were caused by gas cylinders in a factory fire, senior fire officers have said. The bangs were heard shortly before 14:00 BST and plumes of smoke were visible for miles.

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  • Intel unveils new range of processors and data centre technologies

    Intel unveils new range of processors and data centre technologies0

    Intel has unveiled a range of next-generation microprocessors and platform technologies aimed at servers running in the data centre. The announcements include new Intel Xeon Scalable Processors, Intel Optane DC Persistent Memory, SSDs, Intel Agilex FPGAs and Ethernet technologies. Intel claimed that these technologies will “enable the accelerated movement, storage and processing of the world’s

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  • The Time is now to make Ireland a Cyber Security Centre of Excellence – Irish Tech News

    The Time is now to make Ireland a Cyber Security Centre of Excellence – Irish Tech News0

    Ireland has the world class potential to become a global cyber security centre of excellence, experts have said. Members of Ireland’s Cyber Security ecosystem convened at workshops in Cork, Galway, and Dublin for the initiation of a national Cyber Security Cluster organisation for Ireland. Cyber Ireland brings together industry, academia, and government to represent the

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