In a UK property industry first, the country’s leading science and technology park operator has invested more than £400,000 in its advanced energy strategy to move towards self-reliance.
Counting your steps with a tracker; checking into your favourite restaurant on Facebook; and swiping your security pass to get into work. What do all these things have in common?
With around £11m of orders already secured, Manchester-based Wondrwall expects to start shipping its smart home technology — the culmination of four years’ development — at the start of next month.
Unlike Leonardo Da Vinci's mechanical knight, sketched 500 years ago, today’s robots are being put to work across the property sector for more peaceful pursuits.
"Proptech has been building such mass and momentum that it will change the world" - Andrew Baum, Saïd Business School, University of Oxford. But what is it?