Multimedia

Hillarys Blinds deploys Avaya's Aura UC platform to boost customer support

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Head of ICT Julian Bond believes platform was key contributor to company's growth
30 Jun 2014

Changing Times: an interview with FT CIO Christina Scott

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CIO Christina Scott tells Stuart Sumner how the Financial Times uses its data to improve its service and extend the brand to new audiences via new platforms
19 May 2014

Malware writers 'using marketing techniques' to evaluate their attacks, claims Proofpoint

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Attackers using techniques adopted from top marketing companies to avoid anti-spam email security – and to entice people to click
07 Mar 2014

BBC issues £248m worth of tenders for playout services

Technology partner Atos may be involved to assist in scoping, drafting and evaluating of tenders
27 Jan 2014

Gates and Zuckerberg pour $9m into US school broadband scheme

Cash will assist in speed-testing for school internet nationwide
06 Dec 2013

SPAR saves time and money with video conferencing

SPAR UK's retail IT controller tells Computing how switching to video conferencing has saved time and money
16 Sep 2013

BBC Sport invites bids for storage system in £1m tender

Integrated storage solution needed for BBC's sport production library
11 Sep 2013

Google in talks with media companies over streaming TV channels

Could this be another part of Google's Fiber plans?
17 Jul 2013

Yahoo to buy Tumblr for $1.1bn

Marissa Mayer continues Yahoo's spending spree on content websites in bid to take on Google and Facebook
20 May 2013

Twitter warns that hackers will continue to target the media

Social media site provides advice on how media can prevent Twitter profiles being hijacked
01 May 2013

Social media use by SMEs to see significant growth by 2014

IDC suggests small businesses are increasingly adopting Facebook, Twitter and other social media
26 Feb 2013

OnLive cloud gaming: Back from the dead with a smart outlook

Software “core service” and smart TV now focus for slimmed-down company, says UK GM Grove
18 Jan 2013

MPs warn on 'chilling effect' of proposed anti-trolling law

Defamation Bill would curb online freedom says Joint Committee on Human Rights
12 Dec 2012

Twitter apologises for password resets after security breach

Large numbers of social media users forced to change passwords for no good reason
09 Nov 2012

Ceefax – the original 'information superhighway' – closes tonight

Teletext service to close down when last analogue signal is turned off
23 Oct 2012

H4cked Off: The strange world of 'personal' Facebook adverts

Facebook's definition of 'targeted' advertising is well wide of the mark, says Danny Palmer
20 Sep 2012

'Interest targeting' and how Twitter is #winning the social media advertising battle

Twitter is continuing to guard its brand and look to monetise its services, in ways that Facebook could do with studying
31 Aug 2012

Tesco acquires Spotify-like music site We7 for £10.8m

Another buyout from the supermarket chain that brought you blinkbox and BzzAgent
15 Jun 2012

Salesforce.com connects to Twitter 'firehose'

Twitter sells daily tweets to Salesforce to dissect for social media analysis
15 Jun 2012

Facebook launches app store to rival Google and Apple

600 apps available at launch
08 Jun 2012

Microsoft launches social network, So.cl – quietly

Experimental social networking site not intended to trouble Facebook
23 May 2012

Environment Agency to spend up to £25m on outsourced contact centre

The centre will be used as a multimedia communications hub
18 Jan 2012

Analysis: EU data-sharing projects show early promise

Cross-border e-government initiatives designed to boost trade within the EU show slow but steady progress
25 Nov 2011

Microsoft finalises Skype acquisition for £5.3bn

The acquisition of Skype will benefit consumers and enterprises, says Microsoft
14 Oct 2011