What are the benefits of quantum computing?
This emerging technology promises to revolutionise computing, but we're some way from general availability
Who should take ownership of your cyber security strategy?
We explore the options of who should be in charge of this increasingly important area
How to build a comprehensive cyber security strategy
Thanks to digital transformation, securing data across the business is more challenging than ever
What to do if you're still running Windows 7
The legacy OS has an end date of 14 January 2020, so it's time to move on
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
What is natural language processing?
Creating systems capable of meaningful conversation is one of the hardest tasks facing AI researchers
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
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
Top tech considerations for startups
What do you really need to invest in as a young business?
Network & Internet
What is Li-Fi?
A look at the Wi-Fi alternative that uses visible light to transfer data at staggering speeds
How AI can simplify mergers and acquisitions
Artificial intelligence can help speed up M&A drudge work, but it's no cure-all
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
Is AI workplace monitoring helpful or harmful?
Clock cards and sign-in sheets have been replaced by algorithms that can predict working habits
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
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
Signs that your cloud strategy is in need of a makeover
Regardless of cloud experience, every business should be regularly reviewing its cloud approach
Serverless cloud - Is it for everyone?
We take a look at the latest trend seeking to cut costs and ease deployment
Our data is redefining the health insurance industry
Smartphones and wearables are blurring the line between healthcare and self-monitoring
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
Should employees be microchipped?
With the UK now becoming a target for the microchipping craze, we assess its feasibility as a business tool
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
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
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
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
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
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
Why reskilling isn't just about learning new technology
Experts say companies are placing too much emphasis on mastering specific products
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
What makes a great bespoke business app?
Why 'design thinking' is proving invaluable for the creation of in-house applications
How open data is driving smart city innovation
Transport for London and local councils explain the importance of keeping data open for everyone
Why we need a clearer picture on council cloud adoption
Local governments remain sheepish over the adoption of new technology, despite policy change
What new trends teach us about the future of collaboration
Products and services can be futuristic or traditional, so long as they're inclusive
It's time to wake up to the cloud malware threat
It's only a matter of time before criminals exploit our over-reliance on SaaS
mergers and acquisitions
What Trumps' Broadcom/Qualcomm block means for the UK
Increasing protectionism is likely to hinder UK tech deals, say experts
Is facial recognition fit for purpose?
It's the newest smartphone trend, but you shouldn't ditch your password just yet