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Scottish Atlassian software specialist New Verve Consulting acquired by atSistemas
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Scottish Atlassian software specialist New Verve Consulting acquired by atSistemas

Spanish digital services firm doubles its UK offices as part of its international expansion plans
22 Nov 2022
‘Hardcore’ Musk decimates Twitter staff benefits, mandates weekly code reviews
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Business strategy

‘Hardcore’ Musk decimates Twitter staff benefits, mandates weekly code reviews

The new plans from the CEO have been revealed through a series of leaked internal memos
22 Nov 2022
Ericsson to invest tens of millions in UK 6G research unit
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Network & Internet

Ericsson to invest tens of millions in UK 6G research unit

The Swedish company predicts the new technology will be used for smart agriculture and precision healthcare
22 Nov 2022
Microsoft issues emergency fixes for wide-reaching Kerberos issues
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Software

Microsoft issues emergency fixes for wide-reaching Kerberos issues

The tech giant released updates for domain controllers after swathes of IT teams reported authentication issues within their organisations
21 Nov 2022
India’s new data protection bill continues to “facilitate state surveillance”
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Policy & legislation

India’s new data protection bill continues to “facilitate state surveillance”

Although data localisation requirements have now been removed, it’s down to the Indian government to select which countries data is allowed to be sent…
21 Nov 2022
Google Cloud Platform now automatically detects highly common ransomware dropper
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Cloud

Google Cloud Platform now automatically detects highly common ransomware dropper

Cobalt Strike is one of the most widely abused cyber security tools on the market and the latest measures aim to prevent cloud-based cyber attacks
21 Nov 2022
Canon UK teams up with AdEPT to launch new managed IT services
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Canon UK teams up with AdEPT to launch new managed IT services

New offering combines Canon print and imaging solutions with AdEPT’s managed IT services know how
18 Nov 2022
Twitter's employee 'revolt' sparks survival concerns for a platform crumbling from within
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Careers & training

Twitter's employee 'revolt' sparks survival concerns for a platform crumbling from within

As a fresh round of resignations hits the social media firm, its changing culture and diminishing workforce speak to the end of an era for the social …
18 Nov 2022
Jeremy Hunt's Autumn Statement harnesses "Brexit freedoms" to grow tech sector
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Policy & legislation

Jeremy Hunt's Autumn Statement harnesses "Brexit freedoms" to grow tech sector

The review of the government's budgetary focuses delivered significant tax increases while preserving spending in key growth areas
18 Nov 2022
Qatar World Cup apps prompt digital privacy warnings from regulators
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Security

Qatar World Cup apps prompt digital privacy warnings from regulators

European regulators have voiced serious concerns over the permissions required by apps Ehteraz and Hayya
17 Nov 2022
Civica CEO Wayne Story retires after six years at software provider
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Civica CEO Wayne Story retires after six years at software provider

The company's UK CEO, Lee Perkins, will make take over from the industry veteran
17 Nov 2022
Citi to transition 70% of its workforce to Snapdragon mobile devices
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Citi to transition 70% of its workforce to Snapdragon mobile devices

Longer battery life will allow the company to eliminate “thousands of tonnes” of CO2
17 Nov 2022
Nvidia and Microsoft team up to build 'most powerful' AI supercomputer
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high-performance computing (HPC)

Nvidia and Microsoft team up to build 'most powerful' AI supercomputer

The firms seek to accelerate the training of AI models using Azure's supercomputer infrastructure and Nvidia GPUs
17 Nov 2022
Revealed: The top 200 most common passwords of 2022
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cyber security

Revealed: The top 200 most common passwords of 2022

While the most common passwords worldwide are largely the same, gender and region did have an effect on frequency
17 Nov 2022
US federal agency breached by Iranian state-backed hackers via Log4Shell exploit
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Security

US federal agency breached by Iranian state-backed hackers via Log4Shell exploit

The initial intrusion was discovered in February but a full incident response wasn't launched until June
17 Nov 2022
Qualcomm targets slimmer smart glasses with first dedicated AR SoC
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Hardware

Qualcomm targets slimmer smart glasses with first dedicated AR SoC

Sleeker smart glasses could be on the horizon thanks to a 40% smaller PCB, reducing the amount of wiring needed by almost half
16 Nov 2022
Appian Europe: 'Our data fabric system offers features unavailable anywhere else'
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Cloud

Appian Europe: 'Our data fabric system offers features unavailable anywhere else'

The cloud firm says its updated system gives customers more control over their data than ever before, while retaining its low-code pedigree
16 Nov 2022
Hiring is down 14% in Singapore following global surge
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Hiring is down 14% in Singapore following global surge

This has been referred to as a rebalancing of the industry, with more jobs available on the market than there are people available for the jobs
16 Nov 2022
Hundreds of thousands of Emotet attacks spotted daily after four-month hiatus
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cyber attacks

Hundreds of thousands of Emotet attacks spotted daily after four-month hiatus

The botnet that refuses to die returns again and is equipped with new payloads and tactics to evade detection
16 Nov 2022
Microsoft targets optimised supply chain investments with new platform launch
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Business operations

Microsoft targets optimised supply chain investments with new platform launch

Microsoft's new Supply Chain Platform fully harnesses Microsoft cloud to help businesses improve supply chain agility and resilience
16 Nov 2022
Singapore's government cloud saves country 50% in hosting costs
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public cloud

Singapore's government cloud saves country 50% in hosting costs

The country is developing new systems on its cloud which has helped it to improve the time it takes to complete projects as well as giving employees k…
16 Nov 2022
Qualcomm Snapdragon Summit: Snapdragon 8 Gen 2 platform unlocks new AI capabilities
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Qualcomm Snapdragon Summit: Snapdragon 8 Gen 2 platform unlocks new AI capabilities

Announced at Qualcomm's Snapdragon Summit in Hawaii, the latest chipset features improved AI support, Wi-Fi 7, and faster overall performance
15 Nov 2022
Managed services growth expected to balloon over next three years
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Managed services growth expected to balloon over next three years

Fresh study reveals optimism in managed services growth but confidence in metaverse tech remains low
15 Nov 2022
Google agrees record $391.5m settlement in US digital tracking case
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privacy

Google agrees record $391.5m settlement in US digital tracking case

The sum represents the largest settlement ever paid in a US digital privacy case which dates back to 2018
15 Nov 2022