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Business operations

The economic crisis will pave the way for a fire sale in British tech
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mergers and acquisitions

The economic crisis will pave the way for a fire sale in British tech

With the pound tanking, the UK tech sector's prized assets could be available at bargain rates
28 Sep 2022
NetSuite launches SuitePeople tools for automating schedules and tracking attendance
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business management

NetSuite launches SuitePeople tools for automating schedules and tracking attendance

SuitePeople Workforce Management aims to give companies greater oversight and control of their workforces, as well as live metrics
28 Sep 2022
Cyber security in the retail sector
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cyber security

Cyber security in the retail sector

Retailers need to ensure their business operations and internal data aren't breached
28 Sep 2022
US office space demand sinks below half of pre-pandemic pace
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Business operations

US office space demand sinks below half of pre-pandemic pace

New demand has fallen the most in New York, Chicago, Boston, and Los Angeles, where office-using employment is relatively concentrated in the finance,…
28 Sep 2022
Blackberry revenue falls by 4% as cyber security division takes hit
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Business operations

Blackberry revenue falls by 4% as cyber security division takes hit

Despite this, the company’s Internet of Things (IoT) division increased its revenue by 28% as it attracted new customers from the automotive sector
28 Sep 2022
Asda to transform its delivery services with immersive logistics software
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digital transformation

Asda to transform its delivery services with immersive logistics software

UK retailer partners with French firm Dassault Systèmes to boost efficiency and sustainability across its supply chain
27 Sep 2022
Toshiba partners with Accenture to support clients’ green transformation
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sustainability

Toshiba partners with Accenture to support clients’ green transformation

The pair are hoping to target industries with high greenhouse gas emissions and provide sustainability services to drive emission reductions
27 Sep 2022
Arm appoints new CFO as it gears up for IPO
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Business strategy

Arm appoints new CFO as it gears up for IPO

The company has hired Jason Child, former Splunk CFO, who has experience in helping companies go public
27 Sep 2022
TikTok could be hit with £27m fine for failing to protect children's privacy
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Information Commissioner

TikTok could be hit with £27m fine for failing to protect children's privacy

Social media firm issued with a notice from the ICO for potential violations of UK data protection laws
26 Sep 2022
New MSP Espria launched, in Mode Solutions rebrand
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Managed service provider (MSP)

New MSP Espria launched, in Mode Solutions rebrand

The new company promises a streamlined service, bolstering its own tech to avoid third-party lease agreements
26 Sep 2022
DocuSign appoints former Google exec Allan Thygesen as CEO
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chief executive officer (CEO)

DocuSign appoints former Google exec Allan Thygesen as CEO

Advertising specialist takes over from interim CEO Mary Agnes Wilderotter from 10 October
23 Sep 2022
Three ways to boost productivity with hyper-automation
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Whitepaper

Three ways to boost productivity with hyper-automation

Sharpen your competitive edge with iPaaS
22 Sep 2022
Salesforce partners with WhatsApp for personalised business messaging
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sales & CRM

Salesforce partners with WhatsApp for personalised business messaging

New integration aims to help companies build Salesforce-controlled chat experiences on the messaging platform
22 Sep 2022
Salesforce unveils new real-time data platform Genie
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marketing automation

Salesforce unveils new real-time data platform Genie

New hyperscale real-time data offering powers the entire Salesforce Customer 360 CRM platform
21 Sep 2022
95% of organisations involved in the UK’s four-day working week trial say productivity has maintained or improved
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Business strategy

95% of organisations involved in the UK’s four-day working week trial say productivity has maintained or improved

Data taken from respondents halfway through the trial showed the vast majority plan to stick to reduced hours after the trial ends later this year
20 Sep 2022
Four tips to slash office running costs
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Business operations

Four tips to slash office running costs

With energy prices set to surge and inflation remaining sky-high, slashing workplace expenditure might be one of the only ways forward
20 Sep 2022
Elon Musk condemns Twitter's data security lapses
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social media

Elon Musk condemns Twitter's data security lapses

The Tesla owner banks on whistleblower Peiter "Mudge" Zatko's claims to bolster countersuit against Twitter
16 Sep 2022
Gartner predicts energy crisis will hit data centre budgets by 40% or more
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data centres

Gartner predicts energy crisis will hit data centre budgets by 40% or more

Larger cloud providers have no intention to increase customer fees, for now
16 Sep 2022
Mastering retention
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Whitepaper

Mastering retention

Turning user behaviour insights into retention strategies
15 Sep 2022
Canva launches new suite of productivity tools to rival G Suite and Microsoft Office
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business software

Canva launches new suite of productivity tools to rival G Suite and Microsoft Office

The company calls the launch its 'biggest innovation in a decade' and will see a marriage of useful productivity tools for modern business and beautif…
15 Sep 2022
Twilio announces 11% cut to workforce, cites profitability concerns
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business management

Twilio announces 11% cut to workforce, cites profitability concerns

CEO Jeff Lawson emailed all employees on Wednesday to announce the decision, which affects departments globally
15 Sep 2022
How CRM can help your business
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customer relationship management (CRM)

How CRM can help your business

Are you still keeping customer details in a simple database or spreadsheet? There are several benefits of adopting an integrated CRM system
15 Sep 2022
Microsoft adds new cosmetic options to Windows Terminal
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Microsoft Windows

Microsoft adds new cosmetic options to Windows Terminal

Making the customisations requires a little programming knowledge but can be done easily and quickly to give Windows Terminal a completely new look
14 Sep 2022