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Europe: Highlights 2015

This year, at London Tech Week we covered everything from the maker revolution to ethical hacking to the future of virtual reality. In France we explored how the town of Grenoble is attracting tech talent, how augmented reality is bringing the past back to life in Barcelona’s Casa Batlló, to the Netherlands where Fairphone is offering an ethical smartphone, and we took a look at the work Microsoft is doing at its research centre in Serbia.

We also covered a range of events in the UK from driverless cars, to drones being used in business. See some of the highlights below.

 

Regional features

Finland: Haltian aims to be Finland’s Nokia for the Internet of Things
France: Xerox: A sneaky ‘innovation’ strategy via B2B verticals
France: Grenoble vs. Paris: The home of French high tech
Lithuania: A bubbling Baltic tech hub
Luxembourg: Tiny state fights above its weight as data hub
Netherlands: The story behind the world’s most ethical smartphone
Netherlands: DIY surgical robots: A step too far?
Norway: Turning mountains and fjords into datacentre sites
Romania: “Outsource Romania”: Why Romania is new outsourcing hotspot
Serbia: Inside Microsoft’s R&D outpost in Serbia
Sweden: World White Web: Is racism still rampant on the internet?
Spain: Seeing Gaudi’s Casa Batlló through augmented reality
Spain: Barcelona prescribes mobile health tech to save lives

 

Coverage of events in UK

London Tech Week Roundup
Connected cars conference UK: Government & industry perspectives
Whether by pod or autobahn, driverless cars are coming
Anonymity app: A safe place to be ourselves?
Commercial UAV Show: Use cases for drones in business
Inside Mercedes' F1 factory: Simulator, data and sensors
Moz Fest 2015: Righteous hippies… or the future of the web?
CODE_n: Needle-gripper ROBOCHOP, 3D printing and IoT

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