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RazorSecure partners with Birmingham University on rail Cyber Security

Under the agreement, BCRRE and RazorSecure will focus on solving specific hurdles linked to cyber security. These include monitoring signalling solutions in the UK and EU railways as well as threat detection for railway systems.

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Liberty Charge & Appway partner to transform EV charging management

Electric Vehicle (EV) Charge Point operator Liberty Charge have partnered with AppyWay, a data-driven intelligent mobility and kerbside management business.

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The financing round was led by Statkraft Ventures with co-funding from Breed Reply and under participation of the existing investors.

20.01.2022 / DroneLife

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Drones at Airports, Saving Time and Money: CANARD Drones Inspects PAPI Systems at Madrid Airport

Spanish company CANARD Drones, the leader in drone-based solutions for navigation aids systems and airport inspections, has completed the verification and calibration service of PAPI (Precision Approach Trajectory Indicator) system...

20.01.2022 / Engineering News

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Avoid unplanned downtime with a planned maintenance programme

Unplanned downtime has serious consequences in nearly every single industry. According to a report published by Senseye titled ‘The True Cost of Downtime’, Fortune Global 500 manufacturing and industrial companies lose close to US$1 trillion due to unplanned downtime each year.

18.01.2022 / IntraFish

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Aqua-Spark’s Bluegrove raises $13 million in first round of Series B funding

Oslo-based aquatech company Bluegrove has raised NOK 120 million (€12 million/$13 million) in a private offering from existing shareholders.

15.01.2022 / DAIRYreporter

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Connecterra expands access to AI technology for NZ dairy farmers through Fonterra

Dutch-based startup Connecterra, which uses artificial intelligence (AI) to deliver insights to dairy farmers, has announced it intends to launch in New Zealand.

11.01.2022 / Pocket-lint

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Kokoon Nightbuds review: Sound sleep awaits

If you have trouble sleeping or could just benefit from some soothing assistance, then the Kokoon Nightbuds might be an answer. Find out more at the link.

11.01.2022 / BOSS MAGAZINE

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Hydrogen breath test device helps track gut health

The presence of hydrogen in breath is an indicator of poor digestive health A portable device is now available that is able to help detect if and why an individual...

06.01.2022 / SLASH GEAR

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Kokoon Nightbuds now use AI to help manage your sound sleep better

Kukoon has announced new features to improve your sleep quality further and claims its new algorithm uses AI to offer a deeper analysis to help you get more rest at night.

08.12.2021 / Robotics & Automation

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Automated cow-milking company Lely and AI company Connecterra enter strategic partnership

Dutch-based startup Connecterra, which used artificial intelligence to deliver insights to farmers, and Lely, a supplier of robotics and management systems for dairy farming, have agreed a “robust co-development and commercial partnership”.

16.11.2021 / Feednavigator

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Connecterra looks to transform dairy farming through the use of AI, signs agreement with Fonterra

Dutch-based startup Connecterra and Fonterra, which is owned by 8.800 New Zealand dairy farmers, are teaming up to expand access to artificial intelligence (AI) technology for farms across New Zealand in 2022.

11.11.2021 / Stuff

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Fonterra signs distribution deal with Dutch artificial intelligence company

Connecterra’s Intelligent Dairy Assistant platform combines behavioural data collected via collar-mounted sensors with data from farm equipment connected to the internet to produce insights for farmers.

10.11.2021 / GlobeNewswire

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Connecterra Expands Access to Artificial Intelligence Technology for New Zealand Dairy Farmers

The company’s intelligent dairy assistant (Ida) will be available nationwide through a Farm Source distribution deal in 2022


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Inova’s Bodytrak gets $2.7m investment from Lakeland Industries

Lakeland Industries, a leading global manufacturer of protective clothing for industry, healthcare and first responders on the federal, state and local levels, today announced that it has made a strategic investment of approximately $2.7 million in Inova Design Solutions Ltd. as a groundbreaking step toward entering the Connected Worker Market for "Smart PPE".

04.10.2021 / Drives & Controls

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UK project leads world in industrial 5G slicing and splicing

In what they claim is a world first, UK developers have begun testing an industrial 5G networking technology that “slices” and “splices” networks, allowing users to create multiple virtual networks that can be customised according to specific services and traffic levels needed. The networks can therefore be optimised to meet the needs of different processes to improve efficiency, performance and business output.

26.09.2021 / Shephard

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DSEI 2021: Jankel and Bodytrak seek good vibrations

As the physical hardships faced by armoured vehicle crews come under ever more scrutiny, Jankel has partnered with Bodytrak to develop solutions to mitigate the health risks posed by vibrations.


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Razorsecure cybersecurity start-up bags £2m investment

Razorsecure, a cybersecurity software provider for the rail industry, has secured more than £2 million from the existing investors including, Enterprise M3 Growth Fund; Mainport Innovation Fund II, Wentworth Limited; and Breed Reply.

06.09.2021 / Telecom TV

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Slicing and splicing the 5G network

5G-ENCODE, the UK government-backed project that seeks to push 5G applications forward, says it has announced the world's first ‘slicing’ of an industrial 5G network with the switch-on of the second phase of its private network.

30.08.2021 / The Gadget Flow

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Kokoon Sleep Nightbuds provide better sleep

Fall asleep easier and enjoy a peaceful night’s rest with the Kokoon Sleep Nightbuds. These soft earbuds are designed to be worn through the night and are the solution for those looking to sleep better in bed, eliminate distractions, and wake up feeling refreshed.

27.08.2021 / T3

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Kokoon Sleep Headphones review

The Kokoon Sleep Headphones offer a wide range of sleep-focused features – but are they worth the high price? Here's T3 review

27.07.2021 / The Science Times

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Portable Hydrogen Breath Tester from FoodMarble Passes Johns Hopkins Clinical Trial

FoodMarble AIRE, a portable hydrogen breath tester, recently completed its first clinical trial with Johns Hopkins. Its portability allows for immediate results, helping users better optimize their diet with assistance from a long-standing clinical technology fitted in a handheld, personal device.

23.07.2021 / The Irish Times

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Health start-up FoodMarble completes bacteria clinical trial

Irish digital digestive health start-up FoodMarble has completed a clinical trial that investigates the use of its Aire device in diagnosing a digestive condition marked by bacterial overgrowth in the small intestine.

19.07.2021 / Railway Technology

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Q&A with RazorSecure CEO

With the increased digitalisation of processes, the chances of railways becoming the target for cybercriminals have increased significantly in the last few years, forcing the industry to take a different approach to cybersecurity. We speak with cybersecurity specialist RazorSecure about its new partnership with rail telecommunications company Comtest Wireless and the benefit it will bring to the cybersecurity of railways.

29.06.2021 / Railway News

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Contest and RazorSecure partnership

Comtest Wireless & RazorSecure Partner to Offer All-Encompassing Cyber-Security for the Rail Industry.

25.06.2021 / Global Railway Review

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RazorSecure and Comtest Wireless to deliver comprehensive rail cyber-security solutions

RazorSecure and Comtest Wireless have partnered to deliver a comprehensive suite of cyber-security protection solutions that encompass both rolling stock and infrastructure.

25.06.2021 / Homeland Security Today

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Canard Drones tests at Madrid – Barajas Airport

ENAIRE, the national air navigation manager in Spain, has carried out the first verification tests with a drone at the Adolfo Suárez Madrid-Barajas Airport. The verification tests were carried out on June 15 and will help map future actions with drones within airport environments.

14.06.2021 / Automotive World

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Appyway and Morrison Energy Services join forces

Smart parking and mobility technology specialist AppyWay and Morrison Energy Services, a part of M Group Services, have joined forces to provide its London-based Smart Metering teams with enhanced, real-time parking information.

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Senseye now available in Microsoft Azure

Senseye, an industry leading and guaranteed AI driven asset health management company, today announced the availability of Senseye PdM in the Microsoft Azure Marketplace, an online store providing applications and services for use on Azure. Senseye customers can now take advantage of the trusted Azure cloud platform, with streamlined deployment and management.

31.03.2021 / Zeetta Networks

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Zeetta Networks deploys first app for managing 5g networks

Zeetta Networks, a leading provider of open networking software automation tools and Breed Reply portfolio company, has today announced the first ever multi-network management software, supporting UK government’s diversification drive, 5G-ENCODE

30.03.2021 / Kokoon

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Kokoon voted Best Buy Sleep headphones in the Indepedent

The verdict's in and The Independent's favourite all-round sleep headphones were the Kokoon headphones, which work for all sleeping positions and have impressive noise-cancelling abilities. A good option for day-to-day use, without compromising on sleep-inducing design. Read the full review.

24.03.2021 / Appyway

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AppyWay working with DfT and Valtech to help unlock future transport

AppyWay, a Breed Reply portfolio company focused on Kerbside management and intelligent parking, has today announced their involvement in the DfT’s Traffic Regulation Order (TRO) Data Model Alpha Project as an SME partner to the global Digital Agency, Valtech, who led the project.

16.03.2021 / Callsign

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Callsign Chooses Singapore as APAC Headquarters

Callsign, a Breed Reply portfolio company and artificial intelligence-driven identity and authentication solutions provider, has named Singapore as its headquarters for the Asia Pacific region which will expand throughout 2021.

10.03.2021 / UBIRCH

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IBM & uBirch win ¢3.2m contract for Germ Digital Health passport

A consortium led by IBM, including blockchain cybersecurity and Breed Reply portfolio company Ubirch, won the tender for digital vaccination certificates in Germany. According to the Official EU Journal the award is worth €2.7 million ($3.2 million).

07.01.2021 / Connecterra

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Agtech startup Connecterra welcomes Min Zhu as Chief Financial Officer

Former WeTransfer executive, Min Zhu, joins Breed Reply portfolio company Connecterra as Chief Financial Officer effective January 4, 2021. Ms. Zhu is looking forward to helping the company excel in its mission of empowering farmers to increase productivity while reducing impact on the planet.

06.01.2021 / AppyWay

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5G Trailblazers – The people showcasing 5G's potential across the UK

Dan Hubert, CEO and Founder of Breed Reply Portfolio company AppyWay, is leading a new initiative to reduce congestion and lower emissions in Birmingham. Using low latency 5G networks, vehicle information is collected, then transmitted to AppyWay for analysis using artificial intelligence. Read more about AppyWay's inclusion in ericsson's list of top 25 people and teams working at the forefront of 5G innovation.

29.12.2020 / Appyway

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ICE-spy: 'Smart' electric parking bays could detect when petrol or diesel cars stop in them and issue £70 fines

Smart electric vehicle (EV) charging bays could soon be issuing fines of up to £70 to drivers misusing the spaces — such as by parking diesel or petrol cars in them. Built by Breed Reply Portfolio company, AppyWay, the smart bays' sensors are capable of detecting the presence of parked vehicles.

16.12.2020 / FoodMarble

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Dublin-based FoodMarble raises €2.1 million to scale its at-home digestive health solution

FoodMarble, a Breed Reply Portfolio company focusing on digital digestive health, has closed a seed investment round of around €2.1 million, led by Business Venture Partners (BVP), with participation from SOSV, Delta Partners and Enterprise Ireland.


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Breed Reply portfolio company, FoodMarble raises $2.6 million to scale at-home digestive health solution

FoodMarble, the digital digestive health company, has closed a seed investment round of $2.6 million. The round was led by Business Venture Partners (BVP), with participation from Breed Reply, Delta Partners, Enterprise Ireland and SOSV

10.12.2020 / Zeetta Networks

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Interview with Vassilis Seferidis, Co-founder at Zeetta Networks

5G-ENCODE is a pioneering project led by Breed Reply Portfolio company Zeeta Networks, looking to make the benefits of 5G technology a reality for UK manufacturers. The project is one of the UK government’s biggest investments in 5G for manufacturing to date and has been set up to establish clear business cases and value propositions for the application of 5G technology in manufacturing.

10.12.2020 / Callsign

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Callsign and Ozone partner to fast-track compliance with OBF API standards

Callsign, a Breed Reply Portfolio company powering the rapidly evolving world of digital identification, and Ozone, a standards-based platform for open banking, have partnered to align their authentication, orchestration, and open banking capabilities in Bahrain as a single integration, after the recent announcement of the Open Banking Framework in Bahrain.