BT plc - Archive (Digital Impact)

2019
18
July
2019
| 09:14 Europe/Amsterdam
BT has announced that nine-year-old Mihika Sharma has won the 2019 BT Young Pioneer Award, part of the AbilityNet Tech4Good awards, for her next-generation Smart Stick. As partners of the Tech4Good awards, BT celebrates ingenious ideas and individ...
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25
March
2019
| 09:08 Europe/Amsterdam
BT has announced the winners of its Tech Factor competition, with a prize fund of more than £20,000 to invest in IT equipment being shared across ten schools across the UK. The competition, which is now in its fourth year, invited schools to demonstr...
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21
March
2019
| 13:56 Europe/Amsterdam
The National Centre for Computing Education (‘NCCE’) has secured funding from BT. ...
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06
March
2019
| 09:00 Europe/Amsterdam
Three-year programme will use digital technology to help improve education, employability, health choices and autonomy for adolescent girls in India ...
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21
February
2019
| 10:14 Europe/Amsterdam
Jāṅgala today announced it is working with BT Group to help expand its easy to deploy Wi-Fi solutions, developed to connect people impacted by a wide range of humanitarian situations. Jāṅgala develops specialised low cost Wi-Fi tools, which can be...
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30
January
2019
| 11:29 Europe/Amsterdam
BT hosts teachers, pupils and partners at BT Tower event to celebrate the 2 million children inspired through the Barefoot computing programme ...
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2018
18
July
2018
| 11:32 Europe/Amsterdam
BT recognises tech excellence at this year’s Tech4Good Awards ...
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05
March
2018
| 13:26 Europe/Amsterdam
AbilityNet’s Tech4Good Awards 2018, supported by BT, are now open to award those who have inspired and used digital technology to improve the lives of others. ...
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2017
20
November
2017
| 10:06 Europe/Amsterdam
A new report from BT and Accenture has found that boosting the next generation’s technology skills can super-charge social mobility and economic growth — but warns that without concerted effort from business, government and civil society, the tech re...
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10
October
2017
| 15:58 Europe/Amsterdam
MyDonate today announced its exclusive fundraising partnership with #IAMWHOLE, an anti-stigma mental health campaign developed in partnership with the NHS and YMCA, the world’s largest youth charity. ...
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19
July
2017
| 13:52 Europe/Amsterdam
The results of BT’s Tech Factor 2017 competition revealed that schools are increasingly looking to bring new, sophisticated technology products into the classroom, in particular Virtual Reality headsets, robotics and coding tools, and sound recording...
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12
July
2017
| 16:57 Europe/Amsterdam
Two 14-year-old inventors have been awarded for their work in creating a handheld device which provides multi-sensory learning technology for children with all forms of dyslexia ...
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15
June
2017
| 10:26 Europe/Amsterdam
BT hosts national robotics coding competition final for kids. ...
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26
April
2017
| 11:25 Europe/Amsterdam
BT has launched Tech Factor 2017, a competition inviting schools to show how they would use technology to help pupils prepare for the challenges of the evolving jobs market. ...
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30
March
2017
| 14:08 Europe/Amsterdam
Rio Ferdinand today joined BT Chairman, Sir Mike Rake at a special event to mark a year since the footballer’s charity, the Rio Ferdinand Foundation (RFF), joined forces with BT to help get more young people skilled up and ready for the world of work...
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08
March
2017
| 12:23 Europe/Amsterdam
BT, Ericsson, O2 and Vodafone have agreed to expand a mentoring scheme launched to encourage schoolgirls to pursue Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) careers. ...
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23
February
2017
| 11:09 Europe/Amsterdam
BT plans to help five million young people by 2020 as part of its pledge to help build a culture of tech literacy for the nation ...
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06
February
2017
| 14:27 Europe/Amsterdam
Popular online slang and emojis used by children to communicate with friends may as well be a foreign language to most parents, according to a recent study conducted by BT. ...
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2016
28
December
2016
| 11:07 Europe/Amsterdam
With the usual January vows to lose weight, drink less, and exercise often abandoned, research from BT reveals the nation’s attitudes to New Year’s resolutions. ...
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02
December
2016
| 08:00 Europe/Amsterdam
More than four out of ten teachers (41 per cent) have given advice to parents about internet safety, as new research by BT and Unicef UK reveals that almost all teachers (97 per cent) questioned in the survey said that internet safety is an issue fac...
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29
November
2016
| 10:45 Europe/Amsterdam
Selfless Brits gave an average of £214 each to charity last year according to new research from BT MyDonate, a not-for-profit, online fundraising service for UK charities. ...
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18
October
2016
| 14:47 Europe/Amsterdam
From today, Premier League football clubs will have the opportunity to apply for funding to help fans with sensory difficulties. ...
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15
September
2016
| 00:01 Europe/Amsterdam
As part of the BT and Barclays Wi-Fi in our community programme, selected sites across England are participating in a creative writing competition for budding young authors. ...
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18
July
2016
| 11:04 Europe/Amsterdam
BT will be at the heart of the action as a partner to the Louis Vuitton America’s Cup World Series in Portsmouth on 22-24 July, and is encouraging sports fans to take action to help create a more sustainable world. ...
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19
May
2016
| 10:57 Europe/Amsterdam
The University of Life has never been more prevalent as over half of Brits (53 per cent) have used the internet to learn on average three new skills. ...
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30
March
2016
| 15:36 Europe/Amsterdam
BT and Unicef UK are holding a workshop today on internet safety in schools as part of their three year partnership. ...
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10
March
2016
| 11:00 Europe/Amsterdam
Former England rugby international Ugo Monye is to undertake a gruelling nine hour mountain biking and hiking challenge in the Lake District to raise money for The Supporters Club, ...
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03
March
2016
| 00:01 Europe/Amsterdam
BT, Ericsson, O2 and Vodafone have joined forces to introduce a new pilot mentoring scheme to encourage schoolgirls to pursue Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) careers. ...
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02
February
2016
| 10:18 Europe/Amsterdam
BT and the Rio Ferdinand Foundation (RFF) today announced a new partnership to help young people learn the skills they need to help them get into work. ...
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2015
01
December
2015
| 00:01 Europe/Amsterdam
Twelve celebrities have shown they are in the festive spirit by designing or supporting their very own MyDonate Christmas e-cards ...
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