business management

Intel CEO Bob Swan to be replaced by VMware CEO next month
Incoming Intel CEO Pat Gelsinger on stage
business management

Intel CEO Bob Swan to be replaced by VMware CEO next month

Former Intel CTO Pat Gelsinger will take over the company when Swan leaves on 15 February
13 Jan 2021
IBM appoints Martin Schroeter as CEO of infrastructure spin-off
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Careers & training

IBM appoints Martin Schroeter as CEO of infrastructure spin-off

Former CFO returns to the tech giant after a six-month hiatus
8 Jan 2021
IBM appoints CEO Arvind Krishna as chairman of the board
IBM CEO Arvind Krishna delivers a speech in front of a blue backdrop
hybrid cloud

IBM appoints CEO Arvind Krishna as chairman of the board

Krishna will replace Ginni Rometty in January following her retirement from the company
17 Dec 2020
DocuSign’s new service leverages text messages to get signatures
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business management

DocuSign’s new service leverages text messages to get signatures

The electronic signature company claims the new service will lead to quicker signatures
16 Dec 2020
Google accused of illegally spying on employees
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Business operations

Google accused of illegally spying on employees

Complaint filed by the National Labor Relations Board claims the tech giant broke US laws
3 Dec 2020
HPE becomes the latest tech firm to leave Silicon Valley
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Software

HPE becomes the latest tech firm to leave Silicon Valley

The company has announced that it's building a new state-of-the-art campus in Houston, Texas
2 Dec 2020
Two thirds of UK organisations facing digital skills gap
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Business

Two thirds of UK organisations facing digital skills gap

A report by Microsoft, Goldsmiths UCL finds that 44% of UK-based leaders fear the negative effects of a lack of digital skills
24 Nov 2020
Trump fires cyber security chief over election fraud dismissal
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Security

Trump fires cyber security chief over election fraud dismissal

Chris Krebs was reportedly fired over Twitter for suggesting election manipulation claims were "unsubstantiated"
18 Nov 2020
Insider data breaches set to increase due to remote work shift
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data breaches

Insider data breaches set to increase due to remote work shift

Forrester expects internal incidents to cause a third of breaches next year, an 8% increase compared to 2020
26 Oct 2020
Steve Ballmer would "bet money" that big tech won't be broken up
Steve Ballmer who was the Microsoft CEO from 2000 to 2014
Policy & legislation

Steve Ballmer would "bet money" that big tech won't be broken up

Former Microsoft CEO says the latest calls from Congress will not lead to any major changes
8 Oct 2020
Democratic lawmakers push for breakup of US tech giants
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business management

Democratic lawmakers push for breakup of US tech giants

Facebook, Google, Amazon and Apple are abusing power with monopolies, congressional report suggests
7 Oct 2020
Apple recycling partner accused of reselling over 100,000 devices
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Mobile Phones

Apple recycling partner accused of reselling over 100,000 devices

Legal complaint accuses Geep Canada of illegally selling 103,845 iPhone, iPad and Apple Watch devices
5 Oct 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
2,000 days: A road map for the CIO of 2025
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chief information officer (CIO)

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

The increasingly strategic role of CIOs
23 Sep 2020
Oracle will take a 12.5% stake of TikTok Global
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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
Changing spots: How to reinvent your business
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business management

Changing spots: How to reinvent your business

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18 Sep 2020
Dell plans to axe more jobs in bid to cut costs
business management

Dell plans to axe more jobs in bid to cut costs

The hardware giant is conducting an "organisational review" which "always results in some job loss or restructuring"
15 Sep 2020
Mind over matter: Why work is more than work
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business management

Mind over matter: Why work is more than work

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10 Sep 2020
Microsoft UK appoints Clare Barclay as CEO
business management

Microsoft UK appoints Clare Barclay as CEO

Barclay replaces Cindy Rose, who has moved to lead the company's business across the rest of Western Europe
9 Sep 2020
Business in focus: The retail sector
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business management

Business in focus: The retail sector

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4 Sep 2020
Google's diversity record is hurting recruitment, warns university outreach group
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Careers & training

Google's diversity record is hurting recruitment, warns university outreach group

Churn rate remains highest among non-white employees despite numerous diversity pledges
2 Sep 2020
Dell and VMware revenues boosted by remote working
Business operations

Dell and VMware revenues boosted by remote working

Online learning and working from home helped both firms beat analyst expectations
28 Aug 2020
Business 101: Is there a formula for success?
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business management

Business 101: Is there a formula for success?

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27 Aug 2020