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UK needs more women in tech to compete on global scale, says Education Minister

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The UK will only realise its full potential as a global technology hub if more women are encouraged to find careers within the sector, Education Minister Nick Gibb has said
31 Jul 2014

Computer Science to be included in EBacc

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Michael Gove says Computer Science will be 'fourth science'
31 Jan 2013

#UKITAwards2011: Good luck for tonight!

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The IT industry will gather tonight to celebrate achievements of the past year
10 Nov 2011

IT Leaders: David Clarke, BCS

David Clarke, CEO at the BCS, talks to Computing about the next generation of IT leaders
02 Jun 2011

Exclusive: BCS CEO David Clarke gives his views on the government ICT strategy

The strategy is revolutionary in its scope, he says
20 Apr 2011

Interview: BCS CEO David Clarke

The head of the IT industry’s leading professional body gives his verdict on the coalition’s ICT strategy and explains why he is generally optimistic about the future
20 Apr 2011

BCS appoints new president

Jim Norton aims to raise the profile of computer science and computational thinking
17 Mar 2011

Agile development: a never-ending change programme?

Government committee examined the benefits of agile development, identified retention of knowledge and increased experimentation
15 Mar 2011

How to cut datacentre energy costs


25 Jan 2011

Queen honours industry figures for services to IT

BCS's David Clarke receives an MBE while University of Glasgow's Prof Calder picks up an OBE
04 Jan 2011

BSI code aims to improve web access for elderly and disabled

Code will help businesses to cater for needs of the disabled and elderly when developing web sites and products
02 Dec 2010

Let the mainframe rule again


30 Nov 2010

Debate: the future role of the CIO

Professionalism, a seat on the board and the use of social media
24 Sep 2010

Lack of IT skills will make public cuts more painful

Open University says most graduates lack the mix of skills necessary to deliver efficiency savings through IT
24 Sep 2010

BCS introduces IT service management qualifications

Institute has launched the first three of six specialist qualifications in IT service management
31 Aug 2010

Martha Lane Fox gives backing to UK IT Industry Awards

UK Digital Champion believes awards will boost digital inclusion
02 Aug 2010

BCS CEO says results of EGM endorse transformation programme

However, concerns raised would be considered going forward
02 Jul 2010

BCS's strategy is endorsed by members

Vote followed an EGM which saw a record turnout
02 Jul 2010

Access to technology makes women and disadvantaged happier

By increasing their sense of freedom and control
12 May 2010

CompTIA to help IT companies enhance their green credentials

A new exam will see companies briefed on efficient technologies
24 Mar 2010

BCS says Digital Economy Bill needs 'softly, softly' approach

"Better legislation later, rather than hurried legislation," says Chartered Institute for IT
11 Mar 2010

BCS to offer qualifications in India

Chartered institute for IT looks to expand to a global market
03 Feb 2010

UK IT Industry Awards 2009 - The winners

Computing and the BCS announce this year's prizes in a glittering ceremony in London attended by more than 1,300 guests and VIPs
13 Nov 2009

Pirates are mostly guilty of mismanagement

IT managers waste money and risk illegal use by failing to keep track of software
22 Oct 2009