IBM hits new quantum computing milestone
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business intelligence (BI)

IBM hits new quantum computing milestone

The company has successfully doubled its quantum volume for three years running
21 Aug 2020
Enterprise data protection: A four-step plan
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Enterprise data protection: A four-step plan

An interactive buyers’ guide and checklist
19 Aug 2020
The state of data protection and cloud
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The state of data protection and cloud

The challenge of providing effective enterprise data protection
19 Aug 2020
The Hospital of the Future starts today
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The Hospital of the Future starts today

Technology has fundamentally changed the way we practice patient care
18 Aug 2020
IBM unveils its 'most powerful' processor yet
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IBM unveils its 'most powerful' processor yet

The Power10 data centre chip will handle three times the workload of its predecessor, IBM claims
17 Aug 2020
Oracle hits back at "meritless" GDPR lawsuit
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Oracle hits back at "meritless" GDPR lawsuit

The Privacy Collective is accusing Oracle and Salesforce of collecting and sharing cookie tracking data without consent
14 Aug 2020
UK gov hired Vote Leave AI firm to analyse Brits' tweets
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UK gov hired Vote Leave AI firm to analyse Brits' tweets

The contract is "effectively AI-powered mass political surveillance", says Big Brother Watch
11 Aug 2020
Barclays faces ICO probe for 'spying on staff'
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Barclays faces ICO probe for 'spying on staff'

The watchdog is investigating allegations the firm used computer monitoring software to track employees 
10 Aug 2020
NSA warns smartphone users of ‘large scale data tracking’
privacy

NSA warns smartphone users of ‘large scale data tracking’

Common features like Bluetooth and Wi-Fi can reveal sensitive details about users like their daily routines
5 Aug 2020
The IT Pro Podcast: How analytics can keep your business afloat
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The IT Pro Podcast: How analytics can keep your business afloat

We live in turbulent times, but data can help organisations keep their heads above water
31 Jul 2020
How to become a data leader
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How to become a data leader

When it comes to data, it pays to be leader of the pack
29 Jul 2020
US gov reveals prototype for quantum internet
big data

US gov reveals prototype for quantum internet

A test site is under construction in Chicago although a nationwide network could be a decade away
24 Jul 2020
Microsoft sued for allegedly sharing Office 365 customer data
Data & insights

Microsoft sued for allegedly sharing Office 365 customer data

Lawsuit alleges firm also used data to derive business insights and develop services
21 Jul 2020
Mine: The startup that can track down your data
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Mine: The startup that can track down your data

The search for your digital footprint starts with your email inbox and some machine learning
18 Jul 2020
EU regulators claim Siri and Alexa are killing IoT competition
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Internet of Things (IoT)

EU regulators claim Siri and Alexa are killing IoT competition

Data collected from these devices is said to be giving major tech companies an unfair advantage in new markets
17 Jul 2020
Death by data: The harsh realities of a metric-driven business
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Death by data: The harsh realities of a metric-driven business

Many organisations strive to be ‘data-driven’, but this can lead to some uncomfortable conversations
16 Jul 2020
BigQuery Omni pulls Google, AWS, and Azure analytics into one UI
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BigQuery Omni pulls Google, AWS, and Azure analytics into one UI

Google's Anthos-powered platform lets users analyse data across multiple providers at once
14 Jul 2020
What is Facebook Analytics?
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analytics

What is Facebook Analytics?

Google Analytics isn’t the only way to see how your business app or website is performing
10 Jul 2020
New global alliance plans to fight coronavirus with AI
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New global alliance plans to fight coronavirus with AI

CAIAC aims to establish an advisory group consisting of UN organisations
10 Jul 2020
Google abandons controversial cloud project in China
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Google abandons controversial cloud project in China

‘Isolated Region’ was scrapped in May, according to two anonymous sources
9 Jul 2020
GDPR compliance checklist: Is your organisation GDPR-ready?
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GDPR compliance checklist: Is your organisation GDPR-ready?

Tips for ensuring your business is compliant with the new rules, whether you're overhauling old processes or setting up a business from scratch
8 Jul 2020
Imperial aims to fight coronavirus with AI-powered data hub
Data & insights

Imperial aims to fight coronavirus with AI-powered data hub

The REDASA data platform built by PanSurg, Cloudwick, MirrorWeb and AWS will derive real-time insights to help medical professionals
7 Jul 2020
LinkedIn blames 'bug' for iOS clipboard snooping
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LinkedIn blames 'bug' for iOS clipboard snooping

Despite still being in beta, iOS 14 is proving useful for spotting companies that invade user privacy
6 Jul 2020
Fivetran is now worth $1.2 billion thanks to new funding
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Fivetran is now worth $1.2 billion thanks to new funding

Fivetran reaches coveted “unicorn” status after receiving Series C financing
30 Jun 2020