Camden What3words

Tag every object in UK, says Geospatial Commission

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Nicola Byrne

The government's dedicated agency for geographic information systems has recommended that every building, waterway and road should have a unique identifier or code to help deliver better data sharing.

PlaceTech Startup Prize | Meet the finalists: Built-ID

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Nicola Byrne

In the run-up to PlaceTech Big Night Out on 28 November 2019, where the winners for our PlaceTech Prize and PlaceTech Startup Prize will be announced, meet the companies chosen by our esteemed judging panel.

Geovation Scotland

Geovation Scotland welcomes first startups

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Paul Unger

Registers of Scotland and Ordnance Survey have announced the first businesses joining the Geovation Scotland Accelerator Programme; a funded initiative that provides start-ups with support, mentorship and access to high quality data and office space.

Agricultural Drone

Government launches 5G for rural areas competition

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Chloé Vaughan

Targeted crop spraying by drones, tracking salmon and remotely checking the health of cattle have inspired the £30m contest for ideas to take the next generation of telecoms into Britain's countryside.