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In support of a UK Centre for AI and the Creative Industries

University of Edinburgh statement in support of the Creative Industries Policy and Evidence Centre proposal…

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DDI Discussions: Covid-19 & Data – One year on

Twelve months after the first national lockdown, an expert panel gave us their insights on…

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New online artworks demystify Artificial Intelligence

Artworks launch to the public on 8 March, with live events 5.30pm-6.30pm on 11 and…

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DDI ‘Building Back Better’ Open Call Awards

Twenty-one data-driven research projects, which include tackling homelessness, tourism recovery and job retention in the…

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Vaccine roll-out working, first national study suggests

Vaccination has been linked to a substantial reduction in the risk of Covid-19 admissions to…

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£1M funding boost for The Data Lab

The Data Lab, Scotland’s Innovation Centre for data and AI, has announced two new funding…

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Multi-million Agritech Hub for Easter Bush

World-leading research and technology will be brought together to improve the efficiency and output of…

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Edinburgh’s super-computer first European site to use Cerebras CS-1 AI system

Edinburgh’s super-computing facility, the EPCC has announced the selection of the world’s fastest AI computer,…

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Smart vaccine scheme quick to curb rabies threat in African cities

More people could be protected from life-threatening rabies thanks to an agile approach to dog…

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