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Computer pioneer Sir Clive Sinclair dies aged 81
Sir Clive Sinclair riding an electric bike
Hardware

Computer pioneer Sir Clive Sinclair dies aged 81

Tributes pour in for the inventor that 'kick started' consumer electronics in the UK
17 Sep 2021
Google Cloud targets larger market share with engineering reshuffle
Google Cloud CEO Thomas Kurian on stage
Careers & training

Google Cloud targets larger market share with engineering reshuffle

Cloud infrastructure specialist Brad Calder will take on a more expansive role that includes security and data analytics
16 Sep 2021
Microsoft appoints Brad Smith as vice chair
Microsoft president and vice chair Brad Smith
Careers & training

Microsoft appoints Brad Smith as vice chair

Smith will continue to report to CEO Satya Nadella as the tech giant's president
15 Sep 2021
Appian reengineers low-code platform for adaptability
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big data

Appian reengineers low-code platform for adaptability

Agility is "imperative" CEO says as it launches refreshed low-code automation platform
14 Sep 2021
Zoom: From pandemic upstart to hybrid work giant
Zoom's head office in San Francisco with a plane right above it
video conferencing

Zoom: From pandemic upstart to hybrid work giant

The relatively unknown video conferencing service at the start of 2020 is now one of the biggest providers of hybrid work services
14 Sep 2021
Lack of talent a "significant" barrier to emerging technologies
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Technology

Lack of talent a "significant" barrier to emerging technologies

Gartner report suggests IT leaders are concerned that talent shortages could hinder the adoption of future tech
13 Sep 2021
Olympus hit by suspected ransomware attack
The Netherlands office for Japanese company Olympus
ransomware

Olympus hit by suspected ransomware attack

The former digital camera specialist has shut down its networks in Europe, Africa and the Middle East while it investigates the incident
13 Sep 2021
Microsoft cancels October office return as it ponders "great reshuffle"
Microsoft Satya Nadella on stage
flexible working

Microsoft cancels October office return as it ponders "great reshuffle"

CEO Satya Nadella voices concerns over the complexity of the "hybrid work paradox"
10 Sep 2021
Three to reintroduce £2 per day EU roaming charges
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mobile networks

Three to reintroduce £2 per day EU roaming charges

Operator says "too many unknowns" make free data no longer economically viable
9 Sep 2021
British Army's data platform recognised for support of NHS COVID-19 response
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big data

British Army's data platform recognised for support of NHS COVID-19 response

The 42 Engineering Regiment "broke new ground" with its geospatial intelligence system
9 Sep 2021
What are the pros and cons of AI?
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machine learning

What are the pros and cons of AI?

We weigh up the benefits and the negatives of the technology that's changing business
8 Sep 2021
Apple confirms iPhone 13 launch event for 14 September
Apple's invite for its 'California streaming' event
Mobile Phones

Apple confirms iPhone 13 launch event for 14 September

"California streaming" event will be broadcast live from Apple Park next week
8 Sep 2021
IBM unveils next-gen Power10 server for hybrid cloud
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hybrid cloud

IBM unveils next-gen Power10 server for hybrid cloud

The IBM E1080 is the firm's first system designed "from the silicon up" for hybrid cloud environments
8 Sep 2021
What is HarmonyOS? A guide to Huawei's operating system
HarmonyOS on the MateX2
Mobile

What is HarmonyOS? A guide to Huawei's operating system

We take a look at Huawei's fledgeling OS that's aimed at IoT and, now, smartphones
7 Sep 2021
Bitcoin becomes legal tender in El Salvador
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cryptocurrencies

Bitcoin becomes legal tender in El Salvador

South American country is to install more than 200 ATM machines that convert dollars into Bitcoin
7 Sep 2021
ICO under fire over plans to urge G7 to tackle cookie pop-ups
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Information Commissioner

ICO under fire over plans to urge G7 to tackle cookie pop-ups

The Open Rights Group says the data regulator should "follow its own conclusions and enforce the law"
7 Sep 2021
TechUK subsidiary extends digital training initiative to tackle skills shortage
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Careers & training

TechUK subsidiary extends digital training initiative to tackle skills shortage

TechSkills' Gold certificates acknowledge intensive digital training programmes that offer "high-quality" pathways into the industry
6 Sep 2021
UK tech visa applications increase by almost a third
A digital Union Jack
startups

UK tech visa applications increase by almost a third

The UK remains an attractive destination for tech talent despite Brexit and the pandemic, Tech Nation says
1 Sep 2021
Google pushes its return to the office date into 2022
Interior view of Google Office in Tel Aviv
flexible working

Google pushes its return to the office date into 2022

The "varied impact" of the Delta variant will keep Googlers at home until January next year
1 Sep 2021
Zoom reports first billion-dollar quarter despite slowing growth
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Business operations

Zoom reports first billion-dollar quarter despite slowing growth

Video conferencing giant expecting end of year slowdown as vaccinated workers return to the office
31 Aug 2021
5G and iPhone 12 demand fuel growing smartphone shipments
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Mobile Phones

5G and iPhone 12 demand fuel growing smartphone shipments

Growth in India, Japan, the Middle East and Africa have helped to offset slumps in the US, China and Europe
31 Aug 2021
Microsoft Azure flaw exposed 'thousands' of customer databases
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vulnerability

Microsoft Azure flaw exposed 'thousands' of customer databases

Security research Wiz describes Cosmos flaw as "the worst cloud vulnerability you can imagine"
27 Aug 2021
Western Digital in merger talks with former Toshiba chip subsidiary Kioxia
Components for a flash drive
mergers and acquisitions

Western Digital in merger talks with former Toshiba chip subsidiary Kioxia

Deal to join Kioxia could create a manufacturing giant in the NAND flash storage market
26 Aug 2021
Microsoft hires AWS veteran Charlie Bell for VP role
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Careers & training

Microsoft hires AWS veteran Charlie Bell for VP role

His specific role within the tech giant is thought to be subject to a non-compete clause signed while at AWS
26 Aug 2021
Palantir made £22m profit from NHS data deals
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data controller

Palantir made £22m profit from NHS data deals

OpenDemocracy group suggests former Palantir employees have now made their way into UK government positions
25 Aug 2021
White House turns to big tech CEOs to boost cyber security
The White House from the front
ransomware

White House turns to big tech CEOs to boost cyber security

The bosses of Apple, IBM, Microsoft, Google and Amazon are set to make public commitments for stronger IT security
25 Aug 2021
PayPal to let UK users buy, hold and sell cryptocurrencies
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cryptocurrencies

PayPal to let UK users buy, hold and sell cryptocurrencies

Users can opt for either Bitcoin, Ethereum, Litecoin and Bitcoin Cash via the PayPal app or website
23 Aug 2021
IBM unveils on-chip AI accelerator for fraud detection
A collection of IBM's 7nm designed chips
high-performance computing (HPC)

IBM unveils on-chip AI accelerator for fraud detection

The first system to use the 'Telum' processor could be ready by the first half of 2022
23 Aug 2021
Zoom's new hardware promises the 'ultimate home office' experience
Zoom on a TV screen with the Amazon Fire TV Cube
video conferencing

Zoom's new hardware promises the 'ultimate home office' experience

New services to let users make video conferencing calls from their TVs
20 Aug 2021
Adobe splashes out with £1bn Frame.io buy
Collaboration software on Frame.io being used to edit video
mergers and acquisitions

Adobe splashes out with £1bn Frame.io buy

Cloud-based collaboration start-up will help Adobe users streamline workflows
20 Aug 2021
Microsoft to raise prices for Office 365 and Microsoft 365 in March 2022
Microsoft's Office 365 apps on a smartphone
Microsoft Office

Microsoft to raise prices for Office 365 and Microsoft 365 in March 2022

This marks the first "substantive" price increases to Office 365 since it was launched a decade ago
20 Aug 2021
Zoom is no longer compatible with GDPR, Hamburg data watchdog claims
Zoom's white camera on blue background logo
General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR)

Zoom is no longer compatible with GDPR, Hamburg data watchdog claims

Regulator claims city officials are using a "legally highly problematic system"
19 Aug 2021
US government launches formal probe into Tesla Autopilot
A Tesla Model 3 driving with the Autopilot
Software

US government launches formal probe into Tesla Autopilot

The National Transport Safety Board calls for a limit to be placed on the use of the Autopilot until Tesla makes improvements
17 Aug 2021
What is a GTM strategy?
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Business strategy

What is a GTM strategy?

We explain what a go to market strategy is and why it's a business imperative
16 Aug 2021
Google and Facebook boost APAC connectivity with subsea cable
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Network & Internet

Google and Facebook boost APAC connectivity with subsea cable

7,485 miles of underwater internet cable will link Japan, Taiwan, Guam, the Philippines, Indonesia and Singapore
16 Aug 2021