Deputy PM launches TechNorth to double number of tech jobs in region

News 24 Oct, 2014 Rene Millman

Rival to East London Tech City opened by Nick Clegg

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Innovation at Work: HP can help transform your business

Promo 24 Oct, 2014 PROMOTION

Looking for fresh ideas about how to transform your business with technology? Then check out the Innovation at Work hub

Market share up

How marketing departments, rather than IT, are driving big data adoption

Analysis & Insight 24 Oct, 2014 Caroline Preece

Marketing departments could soon start overtaking IT in terms of interest and investment in big data, argue experts

Microsoft beats revenue expectations despite Nokia restructuring

News 24 Oct, 2014 Rene Millman

Cloud revenues, along with strong Xbox and Surface sales lift software giant

Google snaps up two companies in artificial intelligence push

News 24 Oct, 2014 Rene Millman

Spin-off firms from Oxford University bought by search giant

Neelie Kroes claims Europe missing out on digital opportunity

News 23 Oct, 2014 Rene Millman

Parting shot from outgoing commissioner urges "a little less confrontation, a little more action"

Skills gap

Teradata CTO recognises data science skills gap

News 22 Oct, 2014 Caroline Preece

Speaking at the Teradata Partners Conference and Expo in Nashville, Stephen Brobst comments on the skills gap in data science


Tennis coaches to use on-court data insights from SAP

News 22 Oct, 2014 Rene Millman

Mobiles running real time analytics to help tennis players such as Serena Williams and Maria Sharapova

Ford car seat technology detects if drivers have heart attacks

News 22 Oct, 2014 Rene Millman

Motoring firm working on seat that can tell if someone is suffering a cardiac arrest while behind the wheel

Big data

EMC: Half of UK firms lack big data analytics experience

News 21 Oct, 2014 Rene Millman

EMC survey suggests lack of understanding about customer data could hold companies back

Teradata: Efficient big data adoption is major enterprise concern

News 21 Oct, 2014 Caroline Preece

Teradata CAO Bill Franks speaks on key big data trends and privacy issues


House buyers hit by Bank of England deposit payment system crash

News 21 Oct, 2014 Clare Hopping

The infrastructure that processes large payments between British banks went offline yesterday, much to the dismay of house buyers

Teradata pushes integrated data analytics with Connection Analytics & QueryGrid

News 20 Oct, 2014 Caroline Preece

Speaking at this week’s Nashville conference, Teradata has highlighted the need for integrated data analytics

Teradata revamps Integrated Marketing Cloud for greater data insights

News 20 Oct, 2014 Caroline Preece

Teradata uses Nashville conference to talk up enhancements to its Integrated Marketing Cloud

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BBC to publish links to articles removed by "Right To Be Forgotten" rule

News 20 Oct, 2014 Rene Millman

Broadcaster wants to remind readers of stories hidden by “Right to be Forgotten” rule

You're hired

Welsh Government backs creation of 620 IT jobs at CGI with £3.2m grant

News 20 Oct, 2014 Caroline Donnelly

Canadian IT services company wins government funding to support expansion of cloud and security offerings

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IBM to pay $1.5 billion to offload chip-making business

News 20 Oct, 2014 Rene Millman

Big Blue looks set to hive off firm to Globalfoundries


High Court instructs ISPs to block counterfeit sites

News 20 Oct, 2014 Clare Hopping

Virgin Media, BT, EE, BSkyB and TalkTalk have all been directed to block access to the sites selling fake goods

social media

Internet trolls could face 2-year prison sentences

News 20 Oct, 2014 Clare Hopping

Those caught trolling could face two years in prison


UK tech industry calls for criminal justice data sharing reforms

News 17 Oct, 2014 Rene Millman

Tech UK claims joined up databases could cut waste and speed up investigations, says trade body