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Future of the workplace

How to check if your passwords have been stolen
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Security

How to check if your passwords have been stolen

It's likely that one or more of your passwords are sitting in a database on the dark web
24 Oct 2019
The Dos and Don’ts of collaboration
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Software

The Dos and Don’ts of collaboration

We outline collaboration best practices and potential pitfalls of business collaboration
1 Oct 2019
Collaboration isn’t just about tech
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Software

Collaboration isn’t just about tech

Ignore ‘set it and forget it’ - collaboration is about hearts and minds
25 Apr 2019
The ethical implications of conversational AI
machine learning

The ethical implications of conversational AI

With chatbots becoming part of daily life, we look at whether the right to data privacy is being impeded
5 Nov 2018
Robots will build robots in ABB’s "factory of the future"
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automation

Robots will build robots in ABB’s "factory of the future"

AI-powered factory floor will ditch conventional assembly lines for “ islands of automation”
29 Oct 2018
Demand for cryptocurrency skills surges
Skills gap
Careers & training

Demand for cryptocurrency skills surges

Trend Micro warns the lack of cybersecurity skills in cryptocurrency environments could be dangerous for firms
29 Oct 2018
Alexa for Business now open to third-party integration
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integration

Alexa for Business now open to third-party integration

Alexa could find its way into your office printer
26 Oct 2018
Google to make deleting search history easier for users
privacy

Google to make deleting search history easier for users

Data and privacy controls are now baked into the company's search engine
25 Oct 2018
UK and Netherlands to maintain cyber security partnership
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Security

UK and Netherlands to maintain cyber security partnership

Further cooperation is expected between the UK and Holland within cyber security and digital industries
24 Oct 2018
Better password policies could result in less reuse
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Security

Better password policies could result in less reuse

New research points to complex passwords being less used across multiple services
23 Oct 2018
How the 'Things Network' is putting IoT to practical use
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Internet of Things (IoT)

How the 'Things Network' is putting IoT to practical use

The Things Network has provided a key driver for the IoT revolution: sensors sensing the world around us
22 Oct 2018
Global cyber security skills gap widens to three million
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Security

Global cyber security skills gap widens to three million

63% of businesses are lacking the cyber security skills to keep threats at bay, (ISC)² says
17 Oct 2018
Cloud Academy guide will help match skills with businesses
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Business strategy

Cloud Academy guide will help match skills with businesses

Cloud Roster and Cloud Catalog will provide intelligence on skills gaps and tech trends
17 Oct 2018
Google Cloud will power Atos London AI lab
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Cloud

Google Cloud will power Atos London AI lab

Businesses using the Atos AI Lab will be advised to build their apps on Google Cloud
16 Oct 2018
Tech firms sign up to government's IoT code of practice
IoT
Security

Tech firms sign up to government's IoT code of practice

HP, Samsung and Centrica Hive first to sign up to voluntary guidelines for Gov's 'Secure by Design'
15 Oct 2018
Gov to ask how tech giants are harming digital competition
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Policy & legislation

Gov to ask how tech giants are harming digital competition

Panel will ask whether data collection is killing startups, and the effect of AI on price collusion
15 Oct 2018
Sooner or later, new tech turns us all into old fogeys
Technology

Sooner or later, new tech turns us all into old fogeys

Computer systems are constantly evolving and changing; our brains, and our expectations, not so much
13 Oct 2018
AI recruitment tool pulled by Amazon for sex bias
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machine learning

AI recruitment tool pulled by Amazon for sex bias

Recruitment software was not favourable towards women
10 Oct 2018
Google Plus to shut down after massive data leak
Security

Google Plus to shut down after massive data leak

Coding error found to have exposed half a million accounts after Project Strobe API review
9 Oct 2018
How to strike a work/life balance
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Careers & training

How to strike a work/life balance

We are all encouraged to work harder, but how can you find a balance between your work and your life?
8 Oct 2018
Weak default passwords to be made illegal in California
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Security

Weak default passwords to be made illegal in California

Come 2020 manufacturers will be forced to preprogram unique default passwords into every device they make
8 Oct 2018
Seeking digital wellness? Then ignore the numbers
Mobile

Seeking digital wellness? Then ignore the numbers

Android and iOS will track how long you spend on your phone, but that's not enough for wellness
6 Oct 2018
Tesco Bank fined £16.4m for failings in ‘avoidable’ attack
Cyber attack on company
cyber attacks

Tesco Bank fined £16.4m for failings in ‘avoidable’ attack

FCA hits bank for lacklustre approach to 2016 cyber attack in which criminals stole £2.26 million from customers
1 Oct 2018
AI will be an expected tool for next-gen workers
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Business strategy

AI will be an expected tool for next-gen workers

It won’t be long before AI-powered assistants are everywhere we go, according to Salesforce exec
27 Sep 2018