Sandra Vogel
business transformation

Do you really need to invest in new technology?

There's a difficult balance between adding complexity with little benefit and letting systems become outdated
20 Jan 2020
artificial intelligence (AI)

How AI can improve medical diagnosis

While your flesh and blood doctor isn't about to be replaced by a robot, artificial intelligence can support them in their job
15 Jan 2020
Windows 7
Microsoft Windows

What to do if you're still running Windows 7

Windows 7 is no longer supported, so you better upgrade, sharpish...
14 Jan 2020
artificial intelligence (AI)

How the driverless vehicles dilemma highlights wider system safety issues

The "trolley problem" is well known, but what are its wider implications for AI?
18 Dec 2019
Business strategy

Why a diverse workforce builds better products

From avoiding AI SNAFUs to increasing revenue, greater diversity means greater business benefits
13 Dec 2019
quantum computing qubit in superposition

What are the benefits of quantum computing?

This emerging technology promises to revolutionise computing, but we're some way from general availability
6 Nov 2019
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enterprise security

Who should take ownership of your cyber security strategy?

We explore the options of who should be in charge of this increasingly important area
30 Oct 2019

How to build a comprehensive cyber security strategy

Thanks to digital transformation, securing data across the business is more challenging than ever
2 Oct 2019
digital transformation

How to spot a failing digital transformation project

For large scale projects, figuring out what's working and what isn't can be a daunting task
20 Sep 2019
machine learning

What is natural language processing?

Creating systems capable of meaningful conversation is one of the hardest tasks facing AI researchers
3 Sep 2019
Online payment
two-factor authentication (2FA)

What is strong customer authentication (SCA) under PSD2?

A look at the upcoming EU directive that aims to harmonise online payment protection
2 Sep 2019
Business strategy

Coworking spaces for startups - why should you use one?

With so many options to choose from, we offer some advice on how to choose the right location for your business
2 Sep 2019

Top tech considerations for startups

What do you really need to invest in as a young business?
19 Aug 2019
Network & Internet

What is Li-Fi?

A look at the Wi-Fi alternative that uses visible light to transfer data at staggering speeds
15 Aug 2019
Merger and acquisition concept

How AI can simplify mergers and acquisitions

Artificial intelligence can help speed up M&A drudge work, but it's no cure-all
3 Jul 2019

ePrivacy Regulation: What is it and how does it affect me?

We look at the new rules designed to maintain user privacy in the digital age
21 Jun 2019
machine learning

Is AI workplace monitoring helpful or harmful?

Clock cards and sign-in sheets have been replaced by algorithms that can predict working habits
21 Jun 2019
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Business strategy

What's behind the boom in tech for social good?

This little-discussed area of the industry is riding a wave of societal and technological change
12 Jun 2019
Internet of Things (IoT)

What the internet of things means for democracy

It's difficult to know what data is being collected and what is not, and that's only going to get worse
7 Jun 2019
cloud management

Signs that your cloud strategy is in need of a makeover

Regardless of cloud experience, every business should be regularly reviewing its cloud approach
23 May 2019
private cloud

Serverless cloud - Is it for everyone?

We take a look at the latest trend seeking to cut costs and ease deployment
4 Apr 2019
data processing

Our data is redefining the health insurance industry

Smartphones and wearables are blurring the line between healthcare and self-monitoring
18 Mar 2019
Careers & training

A look at some of the UK's best digital skills initiatives

We take a look at the programmes attempting to bridge the UK's growing skills gap
30 Jan 2019
enterprise security

Should employees be microchipped?

With the UK now becoming a target for the microchipping craze, we assess its feasibility as a business tool
2 Jan 2019
Internet of Things (IoT)

Legislation is the only way to secure the IoT industry

Industry experts say the Government's Code of Practice will struggle to protect against unsafe devices from abroad
23 Nov 2018
machine learning

The ethical implications of conversational AI

With chatbots becoming part of daily life, we look at whether the right to data privacy is being impeded
5 Nov 2018
mergers and acquisitions

Tips for a successful tech M&A

Despite a company's good intentions, mergers and acquisitions can still be fraught with danger
29 Oct 2018
energy efficiency

Microgrids may be the solution to UK business energy demands

Since the government's 'Smart Power' push in 2016, the cost of entry for local energy generation has fallen sharply
26 Oct 2018

Has demand for cyber security skills hit crisis point?

With the UK's security agencies now struggling to recruit, we look at what action is being taken
19 Sep 2018
Microsoft Windows Server

Local councils 'still aren't serious about security'

Authorities faced an average of 37 attacks per minute between 2013 and 2017 on unsupported software
11 Sep 2018
digital transformation

Why reskilling isn't just about learning new technology

Experts say companies are placing too much emphasis on mastering specific products
29 Aug 2018
Amazon Web Services (AWS)

Amazon Prime Day: A lesson in how not to handle an IT outage

Tips for avoiding and mitigating downtime on what could be your busiest time of the year
7 Aug 2018
business apps

What makes a great bespoke business app?

Why 'design thinking' is proving invaluable for the creation of in-house applications
18 Jul 2018
smart city

How open data is driving smart city innovation

Transport for London and local councils explain the importance of keeping data open for everyone
9 Jul 2018
cloud computing

Why we need a clearer picture on council cloud adoption

Local governments remain sheepish over the adoption of new technology, despite policy change
5 Jul 2018