Business

Microsoft accused of ‘abusing its power’ in reseller revolt
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Microsoft Office

Microsoft accused of ‘abusing its power’ in reseller revolt

Reseller ValueLicensing says recent efforts to push customers to cloud services have destroyed its business model
8 Apr 2021
Data belonging to 500 million LinkedIn users found for sale on hacker marketplace
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hacking

Data belonging to 500 million LinkedIn users found for sale on hacker marketplace

It's currently unclear whether the data is fresh or part of a historic breach
8 Apr 2021
Fortinet FortiGate 60F: A fully-featured security appliance
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unified threat management (UTM)

Fortinet FortiGate 60F: A fully-featured security appliance

The entry-level UTM appliance offers excellent cloud management and monitoring services
8 Apr 2021
Unlocking collaboration: Making software work better together
How to improve collaboration and agility with the right tech - whitepaper from Slackwhitepaper
Whitepaper

Unlocking collaboration: Making software work better together

How to improve collaboration and agility with the right tech
8 Apr 2021
Amazon supports proposed Biden tax hike
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Policy & legislation

Amazon supports proposed Biden tax hike

Bezos statement fails to mention average Amazon tax payments of 4.3% over three years
7 Apr 2021
BCDR buyer's guide for MSPs
BCDR buyer's guide for MSPs - whitepaper from Dattowhitepaper
Whitepaper

BCDR buyer's guide for MSPs

How to choose a business continuity and disaster recovery solution
7 Apr 2021
Toshiba receives £14.5 billion takeover bid
Toshiba laptop
mergers and acquisitions

Toshiba receives £14.5 billion takeover bid

The offer comes from CVC Capital Partners, which has an office in London and its official headquarters in Luxembourg
7 Apr 2021
Samsung profits rise 44% thanks to strong Galaxy S21 sales
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Business operations

Samsung profits rise 44% thanks to strong Galaxy S21 sales

The flagship smartphone's earlier-than-usual launch has paid off for the South Korean company
7 Apr 2021
Nokia and Lenovo settle years-long patent spat
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business management

Nokia and Lenovo settle years-long patent spat

The case relates to 20 video-compression technology patents belonging to the Finnish telecom giant
7 Apr 2021
The business guide to ransomware
The business guide to ransomware - whitepaper from Dattowhitepaper
ransomware

The business guide to ransomware

Everything you need to know to keep your company afloat
7 Apr 2021
Four ways the cloud facilitates workplace collaboration
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collaboration

Four ways the cloud facilitates workplace collaboration

Collaboration smooths business operations and eases employee communication, boosting customer services
7 Apr 2021
The global state of the MSP report
Trends, growth drivers, and challenges in the world of MSPs - whitepaper from Dattowhitepaper
Managed service provider (MSP)

The global state of the MSP report

Trends, growth drivers, and challenges in the world of MSPs
7 Apr 2021
Google accused of “illegally” tracking Android users
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privacy

Google accused of “illegally” tracking Android users

The AAID is unique to all Android devices and can be shared with third parties for more effective targeted advertising
7 Apr 2021
Irish DPC says Facebook data leak affects “significant number" of EU users
Facebook phone app
hacking

Irish DPC says Facebook data leak affects “significant number" of EU users

The regulator is investigating the data leak involving the personal details of 533 million users
7 Apr 2021
Google investor calls for policy review following firing of AI researcher
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business management

Google investor calls for policy review following firing of AI researcher

A resolution put forward by Trillium Asset Management suggests "red flags" indicate something needs to change at the tech giant
7 Apr 2021
UK launches digital watchdog to clamp down on big tech dominance
Google, Amazon, Facebook and Apple apps on a smartphone display
Policy & legislation

UK launches digital watchdog to clamp down on big tech dominance

The Digital Markets Unit is charged with drawing up codes of conduct for competition and will operate without statutory powers at first
7 Apr 2021
Supreme Court justice targets social media
US supreme court building
Policy & legislation

Supreme Court justice targets social media

Clarence Thomas calls for Facebook, Twitter, and Google to be regulated
6 Apr 2021
What is big data?
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business intelligence (BI)

What is big data?

Big data is a big deal for the business world - here's what it's all about...
6 Apr 2021
How to be an MSP: Seven steps to success
How to be an MSP: Seven steps to success - whitepaper from Dattowhitepaper
Whitepaper

How to be an MSP: Seven steps to success

Building your business from the ground up
6 Apr 2021
Intel launches 3rd-gen Xeon Scalable processors
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IT infrastructure

Intel launches 3rd-gen Xeon Scalable processors

The company claims new 10nm SKUs deliver 62% more performance on a range of 5G and network workloads
6 Apr 2021
The nine best cyber security courses
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Careers & training

The nine best cyber security courses

These courses can help you to launch a cyber security career or improve your skills
6 Apr 2021
Hackers target LinkedIn users with fake job offers to spread malware
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malware

Hackers target LinkedIn users with fake job offers to spread malware

The Golden Chicken group is selling the More_Eggs backdoor to other groups as a malware as a service (MaaS) model
6 Apr 2021
IR35 changes finally come into force
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Policy & legislation

IR35 changes finally come into force

Roughly 60,000 businesses and 500,000 contractors must now adhere to the long-dreaded extension of off-payroll working rules
6 Apr 2021
LG officially shuts down its smartphone business
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Mobile Phones

LG officially shuts down its smartphone business

Intense competition from newer Chinese rivals cited as the reason for the demise of the 'quirky' manufacturer
6 Apr 2021