Business

Microsoft Surface Laptop 4 official with AMD and Intel CPU options
The Microsoft Surface Laptop 4 in a range of colours
Laptops

Microsoft Surface Laptop 4 official with AMD and Intel CPU options

The firm claims the machine, which has been designed for hybrid working, is up to 70% faster than the Surface Laptop 3
13 Apr 2021
Semiconductor revenues surged in 2020 despite shortages
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components

Semiconductor revenues surged in 2020 despite shortages

Intel was still the industry’s best performer, although Nvidia was the fastest-growing company with revenues up 45%
13 Apr 2021
Union urges ministers to give remote workers a 'right to disconnect'
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flexible working

Union urges ministers to give remote workers a 'right to disconnect'

Research suggests that UK employees working from home are doing up to four hours of additional, unpaid work
13 Apr 2021
Gmail "more secure" than parliamentary email, says MP
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cyber security

Gmail "more secure" than parliamentary email, says MP

Conservative MP Tom Tugendhat claims he's been the victim of multiple cyber attacks from foreign nations
13 Apr 2021
ePrivacy Regulation: What is it and how does it affect me?
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privacy

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
13 Apr 2021
The new generation of technologists
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Development

The new generation of technologists

What if workers could create their own applications and digital services without the need for IT specialists? Welcome to the new tech leaders
13 Apr 2021
IBM's infrastructure services spin-off to be named Kyndryl
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Business operations

IBM's infrastructure services spin-off to be named Kyndryl

The business unit will become a fully-fledged public company by the end of the year
13 Apr 2021
Nvidia takes aim at Intel with first data centre CPU
Nvidia Grace, the company's first data centre CPU
data centres

Nvidia takes aim at Intel with first data centre CPU

The company claims the Arm-based processor will deliver 10x the performance of today's fastest server chips
13 Apr 2021
Google secretly gamed its own ad system, lawsuit claims
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Policy & legislation

Google secretly gamed its own ad system, lawsuit claims

Secretive “Project Bernanke” allegedly gave the search giant an unfair advantage
12 Apr 2021
Semiconductor shortage hits ISPs hard
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Hardware

Semiconductor shortage hits ISPs hard

Router vendors ask broadband providers to order a year ahead
12 Apr 2021
Apple to send exec to App Store Senate hearing after initially declining
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Policy & legislation

Apple to send exec to App Store Senate hearing after initially declining

Apple claims it was simply seeking alternative dates when it initially declined
12 Apr 2021
Apple set to launch new iPad Pro models this month despite supply issues
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Business strategy

Apple set to launch new iPad Pro models this month despite supply issues

Issues affecting the production of mini-LED displays could mean the top-end 12.9in model is in short supply
12 Apr 2021
Apple and Google block NHS COVID-19 app update
NHS app
privacy

Apple and Google block NHS COVID-19 app update

The update breached the tech giant's rules about collecting and sharing location data
12 Apr 2021
Darktrace confirms IPO as revenues soar amid pandemic
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startups

Darktrace confirms IPO as revenues soar amid pandemic

The AI startup is thought to be aiming for a £3 billion float on the London Stock Exchange
12 Apr 2021
Microsoft buys AI firm Nuance Communications for $19.7 billion
Voice recognition software
voice recognition

Microsoft buys AI firm Nuance Communications for $19.7 billion

The tech giant's biggest acquisition since buying LinkedIn is aimed at accelerating the growth of Microsoft Cloud for Healthcare
12 Apr 2021
What is the Data Protection Act 1998?
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data protection

What is the Data Protection Act 1998?

Despite GDPR coming into force businesses may still find themselves sanctioned under the 1998 act
12 Apr 2021
US limits exports to Chinese supercomputing entities
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Policy & legislation

US limits exports to Chinese supercomputing entities

Blacklisted organization hosts world's fourth most powerful supercomputer
9 Apr 2021
Google adds new compliance and security certifications for Google Cloud
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compliance

Google adds new compliance and security certifications for Google Cloud

New certifications prove Google meets data protection and security requirements in Europe, the US, and Asia-Pacific region.
9 Apr 2021
How MSPs build outperforming sales teams
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Managed service provider (MSP)

How MSPs build outperforming sales teams

The definitive guide to sales
9 Apr 2021
The definitive guide to IT security
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Whitepaper

The definitive guide to IT security

Protecting your MSP and your customers
9 Apr 2021
Leeds smart city plans described as 'akin to living under Stasi rule'
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smart city

Leeds smart city plans described as 'akin to living under Stasi rule'

City council says it's committed to handling data ethically and securely
9 Apr 2021
MSP cyber security report warns of tougher regulations ahead
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ransomware

MSP cyber security report warns of tougher regulations ahead

Government or insurance providers will likely take a stand against vulnerable MSPs in 2021
9 Apr 2021
Neo digital transformation
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digital transformation

Neo digital transformation

In a post-COVID business landscape, do enterprises need to rethink how they acquire and implement technologies?
9 Apr 2021