Domain Name System (DNS)
What is DNS?
We explain what DNS is, how it works and how outages can be avoided
What is a managed IT service?
With two-thirds of businesses using managed services, learn about what managed IT services are and how they’re being used
artificial intelligence (AI)
When it comes to AI, the EU is a very small fish in a very big pond
Recent proposals around the regulation of artificial intelligence show just how irrelevant the EU has become
Cambridge attracts four times as much tech investment as London
The university city's biotech sector has encouraged a 60% year-on-year increase in new startup launches
Bottlerocket is Amazon's new purpose-built OS for running containers
The open source system features a single step process to support automated updates
16 top BBC micro:bit projects
Learn everything from beginner projects to challenges for confident coders
What is Libra? A guide to Facebook's cryptocurrency
Users will soon be able to send and receive payments across Facebook and WhatsApp
Data controllers' responsibilities
If your organisation collect people's data, you need to know how GDPR applies to your practices
What is bandwidth?
We look at how bandwidth works, and why your internet connection sometimes slows to a crawl...
How to move Windows 10 from your old hard drive to SSD
The move to a solid-state disk will make your Windows PC faster
What is ethical AI?
How do we define what a 'good outcome' is when it comes to algorithms?
The most popular ransomware strains targeting UK businesses
What threats you're likely to face can significantly depend on the region in which you operate
Understanding my new-found appreciation of Google Maps
The true magic of Maps is only found when you type in your old postcodes
What are biometrics?
Face, iris, DNA, typing style... it can all be used as a password
What is the Data Protection Act 2018?
A look at the UK's national data laws and how GDPR fits into the puzzle
Policy & legislation
FTSE 100 companies accused of "demonising" self-employed contractors
Sky, Jaguar Land Rover, Three and HSBC are said to be sidestepping IR35 rules with unfair policies
Avast shutters Jumpshot unit in wake of data privacy concerns
The data collection business found to be at odds with Avast's corporate priorities, CEO explains
Trump piles pressure on Apple to unlock Pensacola shooter's iPhone
US President suggests action should be taken as part of a quid pro quo
Memes and Viking funerals: The internet reacts to the death of Windows 7
Although official support has been withdrawn, the ghost of Windows 7 is likely to linger for many years to come
How to build Android apps
Follow these eight steps to get your app on Google Play
Currys PC World parent firm hit with £500k fine over historic data breach
Hackers said to have stolen data belonging to 14 million customers over a nine-month period
What is cryptocurrency mining?
Ever wondered how bitcoins are actually made?
Best laptops 2019: Dell, Apple, Acer and more
The best notebooks, ultrabooks, and ultraportables around
Hundreds of counterfeit shoe sites hit by Magecart credit card scam
Criminals hope to take advantage of those looking for a pre-Christmas deal
HPE hybrid IT revenue falls 11% triggering share slump
Company misses analyst estimates but remains optimistic for 2020
Microsoft Teams surpasses 20 million daily users
Announcement sent shares in Slack tumbling by as much as 10%
General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR)
Data processing responsibilities will be clearly defined on all commercial cloud contracts as of early 2020
Best VPN services for 2019
VPN services tried and tested
View from the airport: Microsoft Ignite 2019
After a conference full of pragmatism, compromise and humble pie, it’s time Microsoft went back to basics
augmented reality (AR)
Hololens 2 has officially started shipping to customers
Microsoft will first fullfil preorders before ramping up production in time for Christmas
Here is every major Microsoft Teams update from Ignite 2019
Microsoft's Orlando conference brings streamlined sign-in and powerful developer tools
Microsoft just reinvented its Edge browser
The shift signals an attempt to remain relevant following a move to Chromium
Microsoft cut off Ukraine during the 2017 NotPetya attack
CISO Bret Arsenault says it was one of the worst episodes during his 10-year tenure
Meet Azure Arc, a platform to simplify deployment management
New tools suggest the biggest shift in Azure strategy yet
project management software
What is PRINCE2?
We take a closer look at the project management framework