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Education and skills blackboard

Salaries for IT pros rising faster than UK average

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High demand for cloud, big data and mobile skills are driving up wages for those in the know

Malware

iPhone & iPad users under attack from malware

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Malware affecting the Mac, iPhone and iPad in China

UK 5G research to benefit from £5m Huawei investment

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University of Surrey set to benefit from networking firm’s largesse

John Lewis teams up with Microsoft for interactive Christmas toy experience

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John Lewis launches ‘Monty’s Magical Toy Machine’ for Christmas with Microsoft Kinect 2 technology

wireless antenna

National roaming: Filling in the UK's mobile coverage gaps

Analysis & Insight

Plans to let mobile users "roam" on to other networks have met with resistance, but may be part of the solutio

Government

UK tech innovation bags government funding boost

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Business secretary Vince Cable unveils £67m government investment plans for emerging technology areas

Nationwide's Exeter branch

Nationwide unveils smartwatch banking app

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Building society has teamed up with IBM to let customers check balances and make payments through the power of voice

Dell developing a ‘Smart Desk’ for the professional market

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Context-sensitive 32in touchscreen aims to replace the keyboard and mouse

Dell to help 500 million Windows XP users upgrade

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2-in-1 tablets can now cater to enterprise productivity needs, says VP

Google Glass restricts drivers’ peripheral vision

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Google Glass could pose greater risk to drivers by obstructing the wearer’s right peripheral vision

roaming

UK national roaming plans: EE, O2 & Vodafone blast proposals

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Government plans to tackle mobile not-spots include national roaming, but networks operators aren’t keen

Dell Venue 8 7000 tablet: Top 5 enterprise features

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Dell and Intel plan to attract businesses with RealSense camera technology

Google releases open source network traffic security tool

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Nogotofail aims to sniff out flaws in HTTPS

CityFibre to build fibre network for West Yorkshire firms

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Ultrafast broadband network builder wants local businesses to register their interest in the project now

Facebook privacy

Facebook user data requests rise by 24 per cent

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Government requests for Facebook user data has risen by almost a quarter in first half of 2014

Top 5 Facebook scams: "Guess who viewed your profile" tops list

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A report by Bitdefender says more than 850,000 scams over two years occurred on social networks

Amazon Fire flop won't stall firm's future smartphone plans

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Despite the failure of the Fire Phone, Amazon is forging ahead with plans to make further smartphone devices

data security

A quarter of employees break remote working policies

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Research by Imation has revealed workers don't secure their devices, despite a large proportion losing their device

IT budgets

Why throwing more money at IT security isn't the answer

Analysis & Insight

Spending more on IT security is a waste of time, argues Davey Winder, unless it's spent in the right way

EE suffers UK-wide 4G mobile data outage

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Nearly eight hours of problems for EE users across the UK reported

Social Network

Ask.fm to focus on user safety with move to Ireland

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The social networking site is attempting to overcome teen suicide issues by introducing new features

Dell warns firms not to get complacent over mobile security

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Businesses need to focus on managing apps, not devices, says CTO

"Re-energised" Dell talks up benefits of privatisation

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Dell claims the decision to go private has paid off for customers, partners and its R&D efforts

Samsung Galaxy S6 leak reveals smartphone codenamed 'Project Zero'

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Leaked information on the new Samsung Galaxy S6 reveals codename, Project Zero

Open source

Cyber security risk to open source apps set to soar in 2015

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Trend Micro predicts uptick in attacks on open source apps next year, in the wake of Heartbleed and Shellshock

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HP Ubuntu laptop (255 G1) review

Reviews

HP’s latest notebook saves money by ditching Windows for Ubuntu. Is your next notebook Open Source?

Intel picks wrist-worn drone as Make it Wearable contest winner

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Intel has awarded a group of developers with first prize in its smart clothing contest for a wrist-worn drone

Small Business IT

Search is on for Britain’s best small business

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BT on the hunt for most innovative small business in the country

Trio of iPads

iPad Pro (12in) reportedly in the works for 2015

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Rumours that Apple is planning to release a 12-inch iPad Pro next year have begun to circulate

GCHQ

GCHQ boss says tech giants “in denial” over online terrorism threat

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Social media has become “command and control” network of choice for online criminals, claims new GCHQ boss

Encryption

Facebook opens up link to dark web via Tor

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Tor-friendly .onion address gives users anonymity

RBS facing multi-million pound fine for IT failures

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2012's outage means the bank will have to pay a record-breaking fine for inconveniencing customers

Apple CEO Tim Cook

Russia dismantles Steve Jobs memorial after Tim Cook comes out

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A Steve Jobs memorial has been taken down after the current CEO announced he's gay

Oracle

Oracle under fire over "hostile" licensing relationships

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Report by Campaign for Clear Licensing sheds light on common customer issues involving Oracle

Virgin Media now offers free Wi-Fi at 150 Tube stations

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Virgin Media now provides free Wi-Fi in 150 different tube stations across London

Windows 8.1 market share leaps ahead

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Adoption of Windows 8 and 8.1 shot up in October, marking the OS’ biggest leap in market share to date

Wi-Fi

Wi-Fi hotspots to grow to 1 per 20 people by 2018

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A new study has revealed that Wi-Fi hotspots could rise to one per 20 people over next four years

mobile roaming

UK government to introduce national roaming law

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Plans to introduce national roaming in the UK will reportedly be announced this week

The Samaritans defend Twitter-monitoring app in face of privacy backlash

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Suicide prevention charity says it's looking into user concerns about Radar app

Outlook for Mac release date news paves way for complete suite's arrival in 2015

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Mac users could finally be getting updated to Office suite

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