Danny is a Staff Writer for Computing. With experience in online and broadcast journalism, he joined Computing in August 2012 after over two years working in the video games industry press. He graduated with a Master's degree in Multimedia Broadcast Journalism from University College Falmouth in 2008, after previously completing a BA in Politics at the University of Exeter.

Articles & blogs by Danny Palmer

Theresa May still wants to push through 'snooper's charter', denies UK is a surveillance state

Theresa May - Photo UK Home Office
Home secretary claims legislation is needed to fight modern criminals using the web, but plans still concern privacy campaigners
25 Jun 2014

University of Cambridge picks Dell to help power SKA, the world's largest telescope

Distant galaxies and dark matter
SKA project aims to harness the power of big data to help scientists observe the very edges of the universe
24 Jun 2014

Google Glass goes on sale in UK for £1,000 to 'explorers'

Google Glass is now available in the UK for 1000
Wearable technology now available to anyone - but experts warn of security risks
24 Jun 2014

International study claims almost half of organisations obstruct citizens' access to their own data

University of Sheffield report raises concerns about access to data and calls for more to be done to ensure freedom of information
23 Jun 2014

British boadrooms 'not getting' IT, CIOs 'locked in vendor thinking'

Saul Klein, senior partner at Index Ventures, says some CIOs are too close to vendors
23 Jun 2014

Apple to release multiple smartwatches to challenge Samsung and Sony in wearables

Reports suggest iPhone and iPad producer will release its first wearable devices in the autumn
20 Jun 2014

Oracle declares itself ‘second largest SaaS company in the world’ but misses profit estimates

Oracle misses revenue forecasts but fully expects to become dominant cloud services provider
20 Jun 2014

Majority of Microsoft SharePoint users 'disillusioned' with its services, claims report

SharePoint users aren't seeing the return on investment they want from Microsoft's collaboration tool - report
20 Jun 2014

How BNP Paribas manages multi-billion dollar asset markets with Tibco’s analytics solution

BNP Paribas Securities Service’s Laurent Chauvirey tells Computing why the bank selected Tibco’s Spotfire Enterprise Analytics solution in order to meet the time-to-market challenge.
19 Jun 2014

Five-star service: an interview with LateRooms.com CTO Stuart Hughes

LateRooms.com CTO Stuart Hughes tells Danny Palmer how agile development, big data and a happy, motivated IT team are key to providing the best customer service to hotel room bookers
19 Jun 2014

Transform 14: Digitalstrom harnesses Tibco cloud to power 'all-in-one smart home solution'

Digitalstrom CEO Martin Vesper explains how scalability and low latency were key reasons for selecting Tibco to power its products
18 Jun 2014

Transform 14: ‘Fast data’ is the evolution of big data – and not just hype', says Tibco CTO

Tibco CTO Matt Quinn tells Computing that ‘fast data’ allows organisations to benefit from making almost real-time analytical decisions
18 Jun 2014

Transform 2014: CIOs will lose control to the CMO as Internet of Things and big data explode

TIBCO CTO Matt Quinn: control of technology is moving away from CIOs and towards marketing
17 Jun 2014

Stratfor's shocking data security revealed: firm kept customer details in plain text prior to 2011 hack

Leaked Verizon report says security firm had extremely poor data protection practices, resulting in theft of data about 860,000 customers
16 Jun 2014

Enterprise Mobility Summit 2014: Google Glass ‘mainly a marketing implement’

Bidwells' IT director, Philip van Enis, questions enterprise case for Google Glass
13 Jun 2014