Business operations

Airbnb glitch exposed hosts' personal data
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data breaches

Airbnb glitch exposed hosts' personal data

The company has blamed a "technical issue" for the leak that saw hosts' data made available to others
28 Sep 2020
US judge allows TikTok downloads to continue, for now
Acquisition

US judge allows TikTok downloads to continue, for now

November ban on US companies doing business with TikTok remains intact
28 Sep 2020
Best ERP systems and tools
Business strategy

Best ERP systems and tools

We round up the best ERP systems and tools to get your business working optimally
28 Sep 2020
Huawei chip supplier SMIC hit by US restrictions
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Policy & legislation

Huawei chip supplier SMIC hit by US restrictions

The Trump administration’s decision marks the latest development in the rocky US-China trade relations
28 Sep 2020
IT Pro Panel: Salary matters
Business operations

IT Pro Panel: Salary matters

How do you really acknowledge an employee’s value?
28 Sep 2020
Spotify CEO to invest €1bn to 'protect EU startups from US buyers'
Spotify CEO Daniel Ek speaking at the company's Investor Day in 2018
startups

Spotify CEO to invest €1bn to 'protect EU startups from US buyers'

Daniel Ek argues too many entrepreneurs are selling up to US firms before their ideas have been 'fully realised'
25 Sep 2020
The Xbox Series X shows how far the cloud still has to go
Cloud

The Xbox Series X shows how far the cloud still has to go

All the pre-order palaver makes us wonder: Just how elastic is the cloud, anyway?
25 Sep 2020
Secrets and lies: How do you build workplace trust?
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Secrets and lies: How do you build workplace trust?

Sample our exclusive Business Briefing content
24 Sep 2020
Microsoft hints at stand-alone successor to Office 2019 suite
Microsoft Office

Microsoft hints at stand-alone successor to Office 2019 suite

The firm appears to U-turn on plans to scrap 'perpetual licence' editions of Microsoft Office
24 Sep 2020
2,000 cays: A road map for the CIO of 2025
chief information officer (CIO)whitepaper

2,000 cays: A road map for the CIO of 2025

The increasingly strategic role of CIOs
23 Sep 2020
Salesforce launches remote marketing and commerce platform
digital marketing

Salesforce launches remote marketing and commerce platform

Digital 360 aims to give every business the tools to operate at 'Black Friday levels' every day
23 Sep 2020
Lexmark cloud now allows third-party management and more
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managed print services

Lexmark cloud now allows third-party management and more

Premium apps will also be free for all Lexmark partners
22 Sep 2020
Five digital transformation tips for HR
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digital transformation

Five digital transformation tips for HR

Digital transformation efforts can start from within your own department
22 Sep 2020
Microsoft now has a managed service for adding chat tools to existing apps
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Microsoft Azure

Microsoft now has a managed service for adding chat tools to existing apps

The Azure Communications Service lets developers add chat functionality ‘in minutes using a few lines of code’
22 Sep 2020
T-Mobile launches new small business plans with Microsoft 365
Software

T-Mobile launches new small business plans with Microsoft 365

Plans will give customers access to Office apps, cloud services and security features
22 Sep 2020
UK gov under pressure to block Nvidia's Arm takeover
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mergers and acquisitions

UK gov under pressure to block Nvidia's Arm takeover

Arm co-founder Hermann Hauser calls for deal to be scrapped and proposes merger with Graphcore instead
22 Sep 2020
Third-party apps are tracking your WhatsApp activity
social media

Third-party apps are tracking your WhatsApp activity

Dozens of apps can track users' activity, including who they talk to and when they're asleep
21 Sep 2020
Twitter to make AI algorithm open source to scour for biases
machine learning

Twitter to make AI algorithm open source to scour for biases

Users highlight racial bias in the way Twitter’s automated image-cropping tool selects portions for preview
21 Sep 2020
BT and Ericsson to support SMEs with climate action platform
SMB

BT and Ericsson to support SMEs with climate action platform

The SME Climate Hub aims to motivate businesses to halve their greenhouse gas emissions by 2030
21 Sep 2020
EU seeks new regulatory powers against big tech firms
Internal Market Commissioner Thierry Breton
Policy & legislation

EU seeks new regulatory powers against big tech firms

Powers could include the ability to exclude large tech companies from the single market altogether
21 Sep 2020
Oracle will take a 12.5% stake of TikTok Global
mergers and acquisitions

Oracle will take a 12.5% stake of TikTok Global

The controversial video-sharing platform has chosen Oracle as its new cloud provider
21 Sep 2020
Salesforce to create new 12,000 jobs over the next year
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Careers & training

Salesforce to create new 12,000 jobs over the next year

Marc Benioff sent out a call for applicants as the cloud giant looks beyond the pandemic
21 Sep 2020
Red Box Conversa offers distributed teams platform-agnostic voice capture
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voice assistant

Red Box Conversa offers distributed teams platform-agnostic voice capture

This multiplatform voice-capture platform claims to have the flexibility today’s companies need
18 Sep 2020