Business strategy

How Edinburgh Napier University mastered e-learning during the pandemic
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elearning

How Edinburgh Napier University mastered e-learning during the pandemic

Iain Russell, head of infrastructure at Edinburgh Napier University, speaks to IT Pro 20/20
16 Jun 2021
Ikea fined €1.1 million for spying on employees
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privacy

Ikea fined €1.1 million for spying on employees

Privacy experts slam the fine as a 'slap on the wrist' and say the retailer could have faced much harsher consequences under GDPR
16 Jun 2021
Big tech critic Lina Khan becomes new FTC chair
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Policy & legislation

Big tech critic Lina Khan becomes new FTC chair

The antitrust researcher was sworn in yesterday, a move welcomed by legislators looking to address big tech’s growing market power
16 Jun 2021
HMD bolsters commitment to enterprise IoT with Nokia partnership
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Internet of Things (IoT)

HMD bolsters commitment to enterprise IoT with Nokia partnership

The licensee of Nokia phones is moving into the IoT market with an enterprise offering and two new partnerships
15 Jun 2021
US Supreme Court gives LinkedIn green light to fight data scraping
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data governance

US Supreme Court gives LinkedIn green light to fight data scraping

A lower court ruling previously barred the company from preventing hiQ Labs from accessing information that its members had made public
15 Jun 2021
How LSE is using digital technology to shape the future of higher education
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digital transformation

How LSE is using digital technology to shape the future of higher education

COVID may have accelerated digital transformation projects, but progress doesn't have to stop there
15 Jun 2021
Most tech products will be built by non-IT professionals by 2024
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digital transformation

Most tech products will be built by non-IT professionals by 2024

Gartner expects the next 12 months to bring some high-profile tech launches from non-tech companies
15 Jun 2021
Toshiba aims to reassemble board after “management chaos”
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business management

Toshiba aims to reassemble board after “management chaos”

An investigation found the company colluded with the Japanese government to put pressure on activist shareholders
14 Jun 2021
Qualcomm wants a stake in Arm if Nvidia takeover fails
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mergers and acquisitions

Qualcomm wants a stake in Arm if Nvidia takeover fails

Incoming CEO proposes an IPO investment as regulators continue to probe Nvidia's acquisition plans
14 Jun 2021
US targets big tech dominance with new antitrust bills
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Policy & legislation

US targets big tech dominance with new antitrust bills

Five bipartisan bills have been introduced in the House of Representatives which seek to rein in large tech platforms
14 Jun 2021
How to build a basic web app in Flask
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web development

How to build a basic web app in Flask

Using a Python micro-framework to read records from a Postgres database
11 Jun 2021
The ultimate guide to IT internships
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Careers & training

The ultimate guide to IT internships

Where to find them, how to ace the interview and what comes after
11 Jun 2021
What are the responsibilities of a data controller?
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Business strategy

What are the responsibilities of a data controller?

If your organisation collect people's data, you need to know how GDPR applies to your practices
11 Jun 2021
What is the paperless office?
paperless office
Business strategy

What is the paperless office?

And is it ever possible to be one?
11 Jun 2021
How to share your Google Calendar
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email providers

How to share your Google Calendar

Follow these easy steps to share your Google Calendar with family, friends or team members
11 Jun 2021
Researchers send “unhackable” quantum data over 370-mile optical fiber
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data protection

Researchers send “unhackable” quantum data over 370-mile optical fiber

Breakthrough could pave the way for highly secure worldwide communications
11 Jun 2021
CD Projekt acknowledges stolen data is being circulated online
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ransomware

CD Projekt acknowledges stolen data is being circulated online

International law enforcement agencies Interpol and Europol have been informed
11 Jun 2021
Five top benefits of a dynamic work model for both your employees and your business
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flexible working

Five top benefits of a dynamic work model for both your employees and your business

How flexible policies make your organisation more resilient to future disruption
11 Jun 2021
TSMC plans for new semiconductor plant seen as major win for Japan
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Hardware

TSMC plans for new semiconductor plant seen as major win for Japan

The country is hoping to build a manufacturing base to immunise it from global shortages
11 Jun 2021
UK and US announce new science and technology partnership
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Policy & legislation

UK and US announce new science and technology partnership

The two countries will collaborate on creating new jobs as well as increasing the cyber security of UK and US citizens
11 Jun 2021
Canadian mounted police broke law with Clearview AI deal
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artificial intelligence (AI)

Canadian mounted police broke law with Clearview AI deal

The use of a facial image database violated the country’s Privacy Act, said Canada’s privacy regulator
11 Jun 2021
IT Pro News in Review: Massive internet outage, Colonial Pipeline recovers ransom, UK can’t fill digital jobs
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business continuity

IT Pro News in Review: Massive internet outage, Colonial Pipeline recovers ransom, UK can’t fill digital jobs

Catch up on the biggest stories of the week in just 2 minutes
11 Jun 2021
Driving recovery in the UK
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Advertisement Feature

Driving recovery in the UK

Collaboration between business is more important than ever – TCS is building on its 45-year history to support UK recovery
11 Jun 2021
How focusing on security became the centre of UHNM NHS Trust's digitisation efforts
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digital transformation

How focusing on security became the centre of UHNM NHS Trust's digitisation efforts

The University Hospitals of North Midlands (UHNM) NHS Trust turned to Ordr to secure everything from PCs to CT scanners
11 Jun 2021