Facebook is reportedly planning to change its name
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business management

Facebook is reportedly planning to change its name

Mark Zuckerberg might reveal new brand at next week's Connect conference
20 Oct 2021
Facebook to hire 10,000 workers across the EU
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social media

Facebook to hire 10,000 workers across the EU

The high-skilled jobs drive is a “vote of confidence” in the European tech industry
18 Oct 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
Chip inflation helps Samsung achieve record quarterly profit
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Business operations

Chip inflation helps Samsung achieve record quarterly profit

The company has reported the highest operating profit since the third quarter of 2018
8 Oct 2021
Going solo: What happens next after becoming your own boss?
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Business strategy

Going solo: What happens next after becoming your own boss?

Sample our exclusive Business Briefing content
8 Oct 2021
Citrix appoints 30-year tech vet Bob Calderoni as interim CEO
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Careers & training

Citrix appoints 30-year tech vet Bob Calderoni as interim CEO

Move takes immediate effect following the departure of David Henshall
7 Oct 2021
Alphabet helps DeepMind to turn its first ever profit
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artificial intelligence (AI)

Alphabet helps DeepMind to turn its first ever profit

Controversial AI firm that only sells to Google companies reports £43.8 million in profits for 2020
6 Oct 2021
US senators demand Zuckerberg answers Facebook whistleblower's claims
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business management

US senators demand Zuckerberg answers Facebook whistleblower's claims

Haugen was branded "a 21st century American hero" by senator Ed Markey for her insight into the social network's operation
6 Oct 2021
Facebook put "profit before public safety" with algorithm change
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business management

Facebook put "profit before public safety" with algorithm change

Ex-employee ​​Frances Haugen reveals the social network's reasoning behind the 2018 news feed change
4 Oct 2021
What is the supply chain?
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Business strategy

What is the supply chain?

We explain what the IT supply chain is and the various roles that contribute to its success
1 Oct 2021
Going solo: What do you need to consider?
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business management

Going solo: What do you need to consider?

Sample our exclusive Business Briefing content
1 Oct 2021
Amazon to offer cyber insurance to UK SMBs
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cyber security

Amazon to offer cyber insurance to UK SMBs

The insurance will cover risks such as accidental privacy breaches, extortion and ransomware
28 Sep 2021
Google Cloud to lower its marketplace fees
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cloud computing

Google Cloud to lower its marketplace fees

The cloud giant is set to make a revenue-cut change in a bid to attract more partners
27 Sep 2021
Andrew Bosworth to replace Mike Schroepfer as Facebook CTO
Facebook's next CTO, Andrew "Boz" Bosworth
Careers & training

Andrew Bosworth to replace Mike Schroepfer as Facebook CTO

Zuckerberg calls move "foundational" as it seeks to broaden hardware efforts and build its 'metaverse'
23 Sep 2021
UK tech job listings up 42% compared to pre-pandemic figures
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Careers & training

UK tech job listings up 42% compared to pre-pandemic figures

Data points to higher demand across the country thanks to increase of investment in the tech sector
23 Sep 2021
Moving people: How to make relocation really work
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Business

Moving people: How to make relocation really work

Sample our exclusive Business Briefing content
17 Sep 2021
Google Cloud targets larger market share with engineering reshuffle
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Careers & training

Google Cloud targets larger market share with engineering reshuffle

Cloud infrastructure specialist Brad Calder will take on a more expansive role that includes security and data analytics
16 Sep 2021
Microsoft appoints Brad Smith as vice chair
Microsoft president and vice chair Brad Smith
Careers & training

Microsoft appoints Brad Smith as vice chair

Smith will continue to report to CEO Satya Nadella as the tech giant's president
15 Sep 2021
Salesforce offers to relocate employees out of Texas
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Policy & legislation

Salesforce offers to relocate employees out of Texas

The company told staff it will help them and their families leave the state if they are concerned about the ability to access reproductive care
13 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
The IT Pro Podcast: Why techies shouldn’t become managers
The IT Pro Podcast: Why techies shouldn’t become managers
Careers & training

The IT Pro Podcast: Why techies shouldn’t become managers

Managing people is a completely different skillset to managing technology - so why do we keep pushing people from one to the other?
10 Sep 2021
Podcast transcript: Why techies shouldn’t become managers
Podcast transcript: Why techies shouldn’t become managers
Careers & training

Podcast transcript: Why techies shouldn’t become managers

Read the full transcript for this episode of the IT Pro Podcast
10 Sep 2021
How to become a business analyst
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Careers & training

How to become a business analyst

What are the skills needed and what kind of salary can you expect?
3 Sep 2021