Re:Invent 2021: AWS offers three new capabilities for enterprise databases
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Amazon Web Services (AWS)

Re:Invent 2021: AWS offers three new capabilities for enterprise databases

New features enable scalable, cost-effective data management
2 Dec 2021
How to measure data quality
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business intelligence (BI)

How to measure data quality

Perfect data is unlikely, but there are some fundamentals you must still measure
1 Dec 2021
EU agrees on data sharing legislation to accelerate industry-wide innovation
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data governance

EU agrees on data sharing legislation to accelerate industry-wide innovation

The Data Governance Act aims to make it easier for personal data to be shared across the public and private sectors in areas such as research, innovat…
1 Dec 2021
What are the pros and cons of AI?
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machine learning

What are the pros and cons of AI?

We weigh up the benefits and the negatives of the technology that's changing business
30 Nov 2021
Clearview AI faces £17 million fine for violating UK data protection laws
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Information Commissioner

Clearview AI faces £17 million fine for violating UK data protection laws

The ICO has voiced "significant concerns" that the company has processed UK personal data without people's knowledge
30 Nov 2021
ICO publishes new data protection standards for the adtech industry
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data protection

ICO publishes new data protection standards for the adtech industry

The new rules apply to new online advertising strategies which must place protections for users at the forefront
25 Nov 2021
IBM unveils world-first machine learning training method for GDPR-compliance
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machine learning

IBM unveils world-first machine learning training method for GDPR-compliance

The novel approach to training machine learning models minimises the amount of personal data that's required to make accurate predictions
25 Nov 2021
How to move Microsoft's Windows 11 from a hard drive to an SSD
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Microsoft Windows

How to move Microsoft's Windows 11 from a hard drive to an SSD

Breathe new life into your Windows machine with these simple steps
24 Nov 2021
Fifth of UK security pros discriminated against in 2021
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Careers & training

Fifth of UK security pros discriminated against in 2021

The NCSC’s and KPMG’s Diversity and inclusion in cyber security report studied the obstacles faced by cyber security professionals
23 Nov 2021
Content syndication isn't dead, but your data processes might be
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Whitepaper

Content syndication isn't dead, but your data processes might be

It's a new (lead) generation
18 Nov 2021
Saving red squirrels with AI and cloud computing
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cloud computing

Saving red squirrels with AI and cloud computing

Cloud, artificial intelligence, and bioacoustics are being brought together to save this beloved animal of the British countryside
18 Nov 2021
IBM launches its 'most powerful' quantum processor
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high-performance computing (HPC)

IBM launches its 'most powerful' quantum processor

The architecture underpinning the 127-qubit Eagle chip will help the company develop its landmark 1,000+ qubit processor by 2023
15 Nov 2021
China plots tougher cyber scrutiny for tech firms in Hong Kong IPOs
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Policy & legislation

China plots tougher cyber scrutiny for tech firms in Hong Kong IPOs

New draft regulations underline that if companies choose to IPO in Hong Kong, they will be forced to carry out a cyber security review
15 Nov 2021
How to improve database costs, performance and value
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databases

How to improve database costs, performance and value

We look at some top tips to get more out of your databases
12 Nov 2021
What is reinforcement learning?
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machine learning

What is reinforcement learning?

We look at a method of AI development built on the idea of positive and negative feedback
9 Nov 2021
15 best Google Analytics courses
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big data

15 best Google Analytics courses

Getting a grasp of Google Analytics can be a lot easier with the right course
5 Nov 2021
Curious Noses: Fighting climate change one garden at a time
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Internet of Things (IoT)

Curious Noses: Fighting climate change one garden at a time

The IoT-powered Curious Noses project in Belgium aims to show the value of green spaces and how they are affected by climate change
4 Nov 2021
Cambridge-1 and the future of medicine
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big data

Cambridge-1 and the future of medicine

Nvidia’s first public supercomputer could change healthcare in the UK and around the world
3 Nov 2021
What is China’s Personal Information Protection Law (PIPL)?
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Policy & legislation

What is China’s Personal Information Protection Law (PIPL)?

A look at the country's recently introduced law governing how personal data is defined and processed
1 Nov 2021
Apple's ad transparency policy has cost Facebook, YouTube, Snap almost $10 billion so far
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privacy

Apple's ad transparency policy has cost Facebook, YouTube, Snap almost $10 billion so far

Estimate from the Financial Times says Facebook has been hit hardest by new rule requiring user consent
1 Nov 2021
What is SQL?
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SQL

What is SQL?

This guide should help you understand the programming language that defined the database query
29 Oct 2021
SAP and Qualtrics debut Concur Experience Optimizer for hybrid workplaces
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big data

SAP and Qualtrics debut Concur Experience Optimizer for hybrid workplaces

New solution leverages employee sentiment to redesign travel and expense programs
28 Oct 2021
NHSX initiative will use AI to tackle health inequalities
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artificial intelligence (AI)

NHSX initiative will use AI to tackle health inequalities

The digital arm of the NHS has awarded £1.4 million to four projects that will tackle racial and ethnic discrepancies in healthcare
20 Oct 2021