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UK tech sector beats China for VC investment with £12.4bn so far in 2022
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startups

UK tech sector beats China for VC investment with £12.4bn so far in 2022

The digital sector continues to thrive in the UK despite a global market slow down
13 Jun 2022
Everything you need to know about Citrix
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software as a service (SaaS)

Everything you need to know about Citrix

We explain the history of Citrix, its key products and key people
10 Jun 2022
Pressure from investors behind Meta's pivot to business hardware
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Hardware

Pressure from investors behind Meta's pivot to business hardware

Analysts suggest the company will adopt a more 'sensible' approach for future technology investment
10 Jun 2022
What is the Swift programming language?
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programming languages

What is the Swift programming language?

How Apple’s purpose-built language works, how it fits in the market, and how to get started learning
10 Jun 2022
Monday.com adds native monetization tool for Work OS, reducing reliance on third-party apps
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e commerce

Monday.com adds native monetization tool for Work OS, reducing reliance on third-party apps

New capability streamlines the entire payment and billing process, including VAT and currency conversions
10 Jun 2022
IBM to wind down Russian operations completely
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business management

IBM to wind down Russian operations completely

Tech giant to begin terminating the employment of Russia-based employees immediately
8 Jun 2022
How to boot Windows 11 in Safe Mode
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Microsoft Windows

How to boot Windows 11 in Safe Mode

Unless you’re a complete Windows novice, you’ll have come across Safe Mode before - but what exactly is it, and how do you access it in Windows 11?
7 Jun 2022
iPadOS 16 adds laptop-style multitasking
iPadOS 16
operating systems

iPadOS 16 adds laptop-style multitasking

The tech giant aims to align tablets with desktops with all-new collaboration features, Stage Manager, and whiteboard app
7 Jun 2022
Apple overhauls SwiftUI navigation and brings a score of new features to developers at WWDC 2022
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software development

Apple overhauls SwiftUI navigation and brings a score of new features to developers at WWDC 2022

Xcode also receives performance improvements and additional functionality, while Xcode Cloud is finally launched too
7 Jun 2022
What good AI cyber security software looks like in 2022
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artificial intelligence (AI)

What good AI cyber security software looks like in 2022

Experts give their take on the state of automated cyber security, and what tools they think most businesses should be looking at
7 Jun 2022
The EU’s Apple App Store crackdown ‘will fuel cyber attacks’
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cyber security

The EU’s Apple App Store crackdown ‘will fuel cyber attacks’

Organisations should be encouraged to embrace the ‘security by Playstation’ approach as much as possible, expert says
1 Jun 2022
Microsoft launches Surface Laptop Go 2 with secured core PC protections
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Laptops

Microsoft launches Surface Laptop Go 2 with secured core PC protections

The "for business" version of the low-priced Surface clamshell comes with a range of pre-installed Microsoft 365 apps
1 Jun 2022
WithSecure CTO: Industry needs to do a better job of targeting ransomware supply chains
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ransomware

WithSecure CTO: Industry needs to do a better job of targeting ransomware supply chains

The centralisation of services and tools for hackers should represent a point of vulnerability for those fighting cyber crime
1 Jun 2022
GitHub Enterprise Server 3.5 is equipped with a horde of new security protections
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software development

GitHub Enterprise Server 3.5 is equipped with a horde of new security protections

Admins are also given more controls to ensure the smooth running of servers, be it on-prem or in the cloud
1 Jun 2022
Chinese hackers exploit Microsoft zero-day as list of vulnerable Office products grows
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zero-day exploit

Chinese hackers exploit Microsoft zero-day as list of vulnerable Office products grows

Microsoft has published a support guide and temporary workarounds for IT admins to mitigate the threat
1 Jun 2022
How to turn on Windows Defender
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Software

How to turn on Windows Defender

Find out how to switch on Windows Defender in Windows 10 and older versions of the OS
31 May 2022
What is the paperless office?
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Business strategy

What is the paperless office?

And is it ever possible to be one?
30 May 2022
SolarWinds SQL Sentry review: The big SQL Server picture
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servers

SolarWinds SQL Sentry review: The big SQL Server picture

SolarWinds SQL Sentry has all the tools you need to go from reactive to proactive database monitoring
30 May 2022
Fresh Microsoft Office zero-day executes code on fully patched applications
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zero-day exploit

Fresh Microsoft Office zero-day executes code on fully patched applications

Malicious documents saved in Rich Text Format are especially concerning since they can execute code without even being opened
30 May 2022
Windows 10 Pro vs Home vs Enterprise: Which is best for your business?
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operating systems

Windows 10 Pro vs Home vs Enterprise: Which is best for your business?

A guide to the various features available across each iteration of Microsoft's most popular operating system
27 May 2022
KPMG to double its technical staff as it invests heavily in enterprise digital transformation
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business software

KPMG to double its technical staff as it invests heavily in enterprise digital transformation

The vastly expanded team will be tasked with building out the new suite of tools available in KPMG Products
27 May 2022
BT's cloud-based calling system now integrates fully with Microsoft Teams
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Voice over Internet Protocol (VoIP)

BT's cloud-based calling system now integrates fully with Microsoft Teams

The WHC solution provides a “simple and cost effective” way to access external calling in Microsoft Teams, BT says
27 May 2022
What is HTTP error 503 and how do you fix it?
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web browser

What is HTTP error 503 and how do you fix it?

It may not always be obvious what's behind a 503 error, but there are steps you can take to get back online
27 May 2022
Google adds new security vendor plugins for Chrome, improved Chrome OS policy controls for IT admins
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operating systems

Google adds new security vendor plugins for Chrome, improved Chrome OS policy controls for IT admins

New integrations across various security pillars aim to improve Chrome OS and Chrome browser security for enterprise customers
27 May 2022