BT should open up dark fibre to rivals, says Ofcom
BT
Network & Internet

BT should open up dark fibre to rivals, says Ofcom

Regulator wants rivals to have more freedom using BT’s data network
15 May 2015
EMC makes software-defined ViPR open source
open source

EMC makes software-defined ViPR open source

Project CoprHD is being released to the dev community via GitHub
6 May 2015
LibDems: We'll protect your privacy from spying
Nick Clegg ex-MP
data controller

LibDems: We'll protect your privacy from spying

Party’s manifesto details aggressive stance on protecting personal data
15 Apr 2015
Twitter ends partnership with DataSift
business intelligence (BI)

Twitter ends partnership with DataSift

Ex accuses Twitter of hurting customers and damaging ecosystem
13 Apr 2015
GDS chief Mike Bracken becomes Gov’s chief data officer
data controller

GDS chief Mike Bracken becomes Gov’s chief data officer

The digital transformer now takes the reins of Whitehall’s open data initiatives
25 Mar 2015
IBM supercomputer Watson now swallows Twitter data
Twitter
Business strategy

IBM supercomputer Watson now swallows Twitter data

IBM hopes the new service will go beyond simple brand sentiment analysis
17 Mar 2015
Facebook partners with DataSift for data analysis tool
Facebook key
business intelligence (BI)

Facebook partners with DataSift for data analysis tool

Facebook's partnership with DataSift will help businesses gain better insights into their customers
11 Mar 2015
Firms 'fear start-ups using analytics to get ahead'
Big data
Business strategy

Firms 'fear start-ups using analytics to get ahead'

Two thirds of organisations worry that not utilising Big Data could hurt their business’ competitiveness
10 Mar 2015
NHS trusts ‘risk data breaches by lacking BYOD policy’
NHS IT
BYOD

NHS trusts ‘risk data breaches by lacking BYOD policy’

NHS trusts don’t know what staff are using their devices for, reveals FoI request
9 Mar 2015
EU refuses to scrap data roaming charges
EU flag
Mobile

EU refuses to scrap data roaming charges

Holidaymakers face at least three more years of pricey mobile phone tariffs abroad
5 Mar 2015
Capgemini to build €8m EU Big Data portal
public sector

Capgemini to build €8m EU Big Data portal

European Commission’s Big Data platform will pull in open datasets from 39 European countries
6 Feb 2015
Sheffield NHS Trust picks HP to build patient portal
public sector

Sheffield NHS Trust picks HP to build patient portal

Hospital workers will be able to access medical records wherever they are, claims Hewlett-Packard
15 Jan 2015
NHS boss claims patient data collection is 'morally right'
public sector

NHS boss claims patient data collection is 'morally right'

Tim Kelsey warns of huge gaps in NHS knowledge if patient data is not collected
13 Jan 2015
Virgin Atlantic 'to test Xbox Kinect on flights'
business intelligence (BI)

Virgin Atlantic 'to test Xbox Kinect on flights'

Microsoft to help airline create tech-savvy flight experiences
23 Dec 2014
Inspiring the inspirers: Robert de Souza
Sponsored

Inspiring the inspirers: Robert de Souza

Robert de Souza, Group CIO Havas Media, talks about tech in a media landscape.
17 Dec 2014
Care.data trial date in doubt
Doctor NHS
IT regulation

Care.data trial date in doubt

NHS patient data collecting scheme comes under fresh scrutiny in new report
12 Dec 2014
Companies House eyes potential of open data
Open data
data controller

Companies House eyes potential of open data

Business registry aims to improve developer APIs and user interface as queries become free
5 Dec 2014
UK government embraces new open data standard
public sector

UK government embraces new open data standard

The Open Contracting Data Standard aims to cut corruption in UK government contracts
19 Nov 2014
US government accused of gathering mobile phone data via air
public sector

US government accused of gathering mobile phone data via air

The Cessna aircraft use 'dirtbox' devices forcing mobile phones to emit information
17 Nov 2014
EE suffers UK-wide 4G mobile data outage
Mobile

EE suffers UK-wide 4G mobile data outage

Nearly eight hours of problems for EE users across the UK reported
5 Nov 2014
Tennis coaches to use on-court data insights from SAP
Analytics
Mobile

Tennis coaches to use on-court data insights from SAP

Mobiles running real time analytics to help tennis players such as Serena Williams and Maria Sharapova
22 Oct 2014
Teradata's Bill Franks talks big data trends and privacy
Business strategy

Teradata's Bill Franks talks big data trends and privacy

Teradata CAO Bill Franks speaks on key big data trends and privacy issues
21 Oct 2014
Vodafone extends 4G roaming to 23 countries
Mobile

Vodafone extends 4G roaming to 23 countries

Mobile operator adds another 19 countries to areas customers can use 4G smartphones and tablets
15 Oct 2014
Tim Berners-Lee sets out vision for the web in 2050
Business strategy

Tim Berners-Lee sets out vision for the web in 2050

The World Wide Web creator calls on internet users to defend net neutrality and create a more democratic web
8 Oct 2014