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Maths Startup’s Investment Adds Up
added on Wednesday, February 25 2015 added on Wednesday, February 25 2015
Belfast startup Komodo, which focuses on interactive maths learning, has received significant backing from top UK investors- closing a seed investment round of £255,000. Komodo is a home maths tutor system on tablets and computers for children aged 5 to 11. Winner of two industry awards, it encoura ...

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Bells Theorem Crescent: what’s in a name?
added on Tuesday, February 24 2015 added on Tuesday, February 24 2015
Last week we helped Belfast make history (possibly). We named a road beside Belfast Met after the seminal work of one of her sons, John Stewart Bell. Bell is recognised as one of the greatest Physicists of the 20th Century- no mean feat in a century dominated by that topic. Originally a brilliant ...

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Titan IC Systems selected as Finalist in most exciting Start-ups in UK
added on Thursday, February 19 2015 added on Thursday, February 19 2015
Titan IC Systems (www.titanicsystems.com) – a pioneer in cyber-security and a spin-out out of Queens University Belfast’s (QUB) world-class Centre for Secure Information Technologies (CSIT) has been selected as one of the UK’s 12 “most exciting” technology start-ups and will ...

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Hurry! Last Remaining Places for Generation Innovation 2015
added on Thursday, February 12 2015 added on Thursday, February 12 2015
The Northern Ireland Science Park is calling on 16 and 17 year olds to snap up their places for this year’s Generation Innovation Night, which is taking place at St George’s Market in Belfast on 18 March 2015. The action-packed evening, this year hosted by Radio 1 DJ Phil Taggart, sees teenagers ...

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Norman’s News: Headlines from Davos by local company, Pure Marine.
added on Tuesday, February 10 2015 added on Tuesday, February 10 2015
If your only information about the World Economic Forum at Davos was from the media, you would be forgiven for thinking it was all about The Duke of York’s history and private jets. Dr Paul Brewster, co-Founder and Technical Director of local company, Pure Marine, a long-term tenant at the NI Scie ...

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Norman’s News: Celebrating Scientific Genius
added on Tuesday, February 03 2015 added on Tuesday, February 03 2015
February is set to become the month when Ireland, north and south, celebrates our association with some of the creators of ideas which are key to the 21st century. After a little hiccough, John Bell’s Theorem will be recognised in a road naming ceremony at Belfast Metropolitan College at noon on F ...

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‘Back to the Future’ As INVENT 2015 Is Launched
added on Tuesday, February 03 2015 added on Tuesday, February 03 2015
Can you imagine a world without the portable defibrillator, ejector seat, Massey Ferguson tractors or even a mug of warming hot chocolate? These (very varied) inventions are used day and daily around the world without a second thought, but they all have one thing in common- they were invented by peo ...

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NI Mentor Named as One of the UK’s Top Business Advisers
added on Friday, January 30 2015 added on Friday, January 30 2015
A Northern Ireland startup entrepreneur has been named as one the UK’s top 50 business advisers. Stephen Houston was picked from hundreds of mentors from around the UK for his work with early stage companies at the Northern Ireland Science Park. The awards are run by the small business network Ent ...

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