Business

Why isn’t your AI delivering ROI?
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artificial intelligence (AI)

Why isn’t your AI delivering ROI?

How to bridge the production gap between data and IT
26 Jan 2022
Vodafone: Personal data might become new currency by 2030
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Data & insights

Vodafone: Personal data might become new currency by 2030

Businesses will be forced to provide customers with a better experience in exchange for personal data in order to retain them
26 Jan 2022
Nvidia set to walk away from $40bn Arm deal
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mergers and acquisitions

Nvidia set to walk away from $40bn Arm deal

Regulatory scrutiny and industry changes have created an environment that is "not conducive to such a merger," according to analysts
26 Jan 2022
IMF urges El Salvador to remove Bitcoin as legal tender
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cryptocurrencies

IMF urges El Salvador to remove Bitcoin as legal tender

The country sought a $1.3 billion loan from the IMF last year, although this has been reportedly hindered by the fund’s Bitcoin concerns
26 Jan 2022
Self-driving car users shouldn't be accountable for accidents, report suggests
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automation

Self-driving car users shouldn't be accountable for accidents, report suggests

UK governments to consider legal changes to define what is and isn't a 'self-driving' vehicle
26 Jan 2022
US companies have less than a five-day supply of semiconductors
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components

US companies have less than a five-day supply of semiconductors

The Department of Commerce has called on president Biden to move forward with the proposed $52 billion funding for the domestic chip industry
26 Jan 2022
IBM reports biggest sales growth in ten years
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hybrid cloud

IBM reports biggest sales growth in ten years

The company was buoyed by strong demand for its software unit, which includes its hybrid cloud offering
25 Jan 2022
Digital transformation projects are failing due to lack of 'job-ready' talent
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Careers & training

Digital transformation projects are failing due to lack of 'job-ready' talent

The shortage of skilled employees is an "existential threat to businesses around the world", according to an Udacity report
25 Jan 2022
The ultimate guide to IT internships
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Careers & training

The ultimate guide to IT internships

Where to find them, how to ace the interview and what comes after
25 Jan 2022
UK's first government cyber strategy aims to bolster public sector defences
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cyber security

UK's first government cyber strategy aims to bolster public sector defences

The NCSC found that almost half of all cyber incidents recorded between 2020 and 2021 were aimed at the public sector
25 Jan 2022
How to become a data leader
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Data & insights

How to become a data leader

When it comes to data, it pays to be leader of the pack
25 Jan 2022
Google accused of 'deceptive' location tracking in fresh US lawsuit
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Policy & legislation

Google accused of 'deceptive' location tracking in fresh US lawsuit

The tech giant said the case is based on inaccurate claims and outdated assertions about its settings
25 Jan 2022
Vodafone to begin phasing out 3G next year
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Mobile

Vodafone to begin phasing out 3G next year

The operator says the move will help it meet both its net zero target and the government’s 3G sunset deadline
25 Jan 2022
Fedex teams with Microsoft for cross-platform logistics solution
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digital transformation

Fedex teams with Microsoft for cross-platform logistics solution

The two companies will develop an order management system that will integrate logistics data with cloud-based tools
25 Jan 2022
Five minutes with... Sam Jansen, StarLeaf CTO
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video conferencing

Five minutes with... Sam Jansen, StarLeaf CTO

We explore how the video conferencing platform is taking on Zoom and Teams
25 Jan 2022
IBM to sell off Watson Health assets
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Acquisition

IBM to sell off Watson Health assets

Private equity firm Francisco Partners is buying a large portion of the AI healthcare unit for "more than $1 billion"
24 Jan 2022
Google Cloud to open new office in Pune, India
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Cloud

Google Cloud to open new office in Pune, India

The company is already advertising positions at the office even though it won't open until later in 2022
24 Jan 2022
Why innovation has hit a brick wall
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Technology

Why innovation has hit a brick wall

With many modern interfaces considered the pinnacle of UX, designers and manufacturers are struggling to break the mould
24 Jan 2022
UK Online Safety Bill a "missed opportunity", MPs claim
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social media

UK Online Safety Bill a "missed opportunity", MPs claim

A DCMS report says the "unclear" draft legislation doesn't do enough to tackle child abuse and violence against women and girls
24 Jan 2022
China accused of hijacking Australian PM's WeChat account
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social media

China accused of hijacking Australian PM's WeChat account

MPs have called the move censorship and have demanded for a boycott of the social media platform
24 Jan 2022
Datto's cyber security team catalysed recent Infocyte acquisition
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mergers and acquisitions

Datto's cyber security team catalysed recent Infocyte acquisition

Datto said it will take its time integrating Infocyte's endpoint and cloud environment security technology
24 Jan 2022
Samsung’s decision to pull “insensitive” ad is a drag
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Business strategy

Samsung’s decision to pull “insensitive” ad is a drag

Businesses should stop exploiting LGBTQ+ people for profit if they’re not ready to defend them
21 Jan 2022
FAA declares 78% of commercial US plans 5G-safe
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5G

FAA declares 78% of commercial US plans 5G-safe

Over one in five planes still not cleared to fly in low-visibility conditions near 5G cell towers
21 Jan 2022