IBI Aspyr Hospital

IBI buys smart building supplier

The global architecture and design practice has acquired Aspyr Engineering, a four-year-old information technology provider that it has worked with on major projects in Canada.

Fitting A Smoke Alarm

How home security got techy


Chloé Vaughan

Despite advances in security and safety technology, only a fraction of people in the UK have an alarm or system in place to protect their home. Emerging products may change that.

Fifth Wall And Vts

Fifth Wall + VTS: The future of tech in the built world


Chloé Vaughan

At VTS Accelerate, the leasing and asset management platform's annual conference, VTS CEO and cofounder Nick Romito sat down with Vik Chawla, principal at venture capital firm Fifth Wall, to discuss the rise of property technology, how it’s grown, and what they envision for the future.

Justin Harley Yardi

Yardi targets growing coworking market

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The first half of 2019 saw the continued rise of flexible space, with some of the largest property firms plunging headfirst into the market to compete with operators such as WeWork. Nicola Byrne asked Justin Harley, regional director of software giant Yardi’s coworking team, for his views on the current market after 18 years in the sector.

Telcom Launches Wholesale

Telcom launches wholesale arm


Chloé Vaughan

Manchester-based business internet provider Telcom has launched Telcom Wholesale, which will allow its partners greater and cheaper access to data.

Andrea Mechelli

Urban Mind: Mental health in the city and beyond


Chloé Vaughan

Urban Mind is a research project that measures the effects of urban and rural environments on mental health, created by a team of lecturers and PhD students from King’s College London, landscape architects J & L Gibbons, and arts foundation Nomad Projects.