JCB and JLR go head-to-head for prestigious UK engineering award

The McRobert Award is overseen by the Royal Academy of Engineering and is the UK’s longest running engineering prize. It endorses engineering achievements that demonstrate outstanding innovation, tangible societal benefits and proven commercial success. JCB is in the running for its JCB 19C-IE digger, the world’s first electric digger which produces no exhaust emissions and […]

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UK to use Google-Apple test and trace, as it dumps homegrown system

Google/Apple app to be used in the UK The UK will switch to Apple and Google technology for its Covid-19 test-and-trace app, its homegrown system was not working well enough on Apple’s iPhone. THE test-and-trace programme is reportedly key to reopening the country but has been dogged by problems. The app developed by the National […]

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Apple & Google join forces to launch tracing tool for Android & iOS systems to help combat coronavirus

Google and Apple have announced a joint effort to enable the use of Bluetooth technology to help governments and health agencies reduce the spread of the coronavirus. CREDIT: Pixabay APPLE and Google have joined forces to create a decentralised contact tracing tool that will help individuals determine whether they have been exposed to someone with […]

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