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Uptake for blockchain skills courses surges 450% in 2022
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elearning

Uptake for blockchain skills courses surges 450% in 2022

Udemy study finds employees are also looking to learn more about improving their efficiency at work
26 May 2022
Open University embarks on £10m scheme to offer more advanced technical courses across the UK
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Careers & training

Open University embarks on £10m scheme to offer more advanced technical courses across the UK

The new scheme aims to target higher education "cold spots" and plug gaps where courses are currently unavailable
25 May 2022
Beating the IT brain drain
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Careers & training

Beating the IT brain drain

Preventing loss of expertise when employees move on has never been more important
24 May 2022
Nvidia pauses hiring to help cope with inflation
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Careers & training

Nvidia pauses hiring to help cope with inflation

This comes as the Federal Reserve underlined the link between higher wages contributing to inflation earlier this month
23 May 2022
Cisco develops technology to predict network issues before they happen
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Network & Internet

Cisco develops technology to predict network issues before they happen

The networking giant has spent two years developing the new engine that will be slowly rolled out across its product portfolio
5 May 2022
Intel suspends operations in Russia
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Business operations

Intel suspends operations in Russia

The move comes 34 days after Intel joined AMD in halting chip sales to Russia
6 Apr 2022
Solving big data challenges with Multi-Cloud Data Services for Dell EMC PowerScale
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Solving big data challenges with Multi-Cloud Data Services for Dell EMC PowerScale

Achieve cost-effective performance at scale and leverage multiple public clouds at the same
10 Mar 2022
Is Slack down? Business users report outages globally
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business continuity

Is Slack down? Business users report outages globally

The company confirmed issues are affecting global customers with some reporting a total locking out of services
22 Feb 2022
Nine tips to improve your disaster recovery strategy
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disaster recovery (DR)

Nine tips to improve your disaster recovery strategy

Whether you have a well-rehearsed DR plan in place or are just starting out, here's how to take your strategy to the next level
15 Feb 2022
Microsoft plans to fully reopen its HQ at the end of February
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Microsoft plans to fully reopen its HQ at the end of February

Employees will be given 30 days to make adjustments and adopt any working preferences
15 Feb 2022
Meta employees will need a COVID-19 booster to return to the office
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flexible working

Meta employees will need a COVID-19 booster to return to the office

Facebook's parent company has also delayed its return date to March as the Omicron variant continues to spread
11 Jan 2022
Why COVID passports are grounded
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Technology

Why COVID passports are grounded

What are the knotty technical and political issues around health passes for travel?
22 Dec 2021
PC monitor demand shrinks for first time since pandemic began
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PC monitor demand shrinks for first time since pandemic began

The market has declined by 7.2% compared to the same quarter in 2020, according to IDC
20 Dec 2021
Alphabet to fold smart city firm Sidewalk Labs into Google
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mergers and acquisitions

Alphabet to fold smart city firm Sidewalk Labs into Google

Smart city platform to be incorporated into Google's sustainability products
17 Dec 2021
Kronos services knocked offline by ransomware attack
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Kronos services knocked offline by ransomware attack

The popular human resources solutions provider has admitted that it may take "several weeks" to recover
14 Dec 2021
UK set to follow Scotland with work from home order
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UK set to follow Scotland with work from home order

The UK government plots 'imminent announcement' as the Omicron variant continues to spread
8 Dec 2021
Omicron variant: Should your business go back to working from home?
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flexible working

Omicron variant: Should your business go back to working from home?

Business leaders have their say on on whether the UK needs new WFH guidance
3 Dec 2021
Apple pushes office return back to February
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flexible working

Apple pushes office return back to February

Tech giant to launch a hybrid work pilot with working from home allowed on Wednesday and Friday, according to reports
19 Nov 2021
Amazon relaxes remote working policy under new CEO
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flexible working

Amazon relaxes remote working policy under new CEO

Corporate staff will no longer be required in the office three days a week under Andy Jassy's regime
12 Oct 2021
Monzo withdraws US banking license application
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startups

Monzo withdraws US banking license application

The country's financial regulators reportedly told the UK fintech its application was unlikely to be approved
4 Oct 2021
Google to buy office building in New York for $2.1 billion
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Business strategy

Google to buy office building in New York for $2.1 billion

The firm says extension of New York campus an "important part" of meeting firm's racial equity commitments to increase diversity
22 Sep 2021
UK tech jobs increase for first time since pandemic
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Careers & training

UK tech jobs increase for first time since pandemic

The "war for tech talent" is expected to grow even more intense as businesses fast track digital transformations, says Accenture
21 Sep 2021
Microsoft cancels October office return as it ponders "great reshuffle"
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flexible working

Microsoft cancels October office return as it ponders "great reshuffle"

CEO Satya Nadella voices concerns over the complexity of the "hybrid work paradox"
10 Sep 2021