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Net-A-Porter CIO Richard Lloyd-Williams replaced by Betfair’s Hugh Fahy

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Lloyd-Williams steps down after more than six years and is replaced by Betfair's director of development Fahy
08 Aug 2014

UK has most globalised ICT market in the world, says new report

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Economist Intelligence findings skewed by openness of UK to foreign direct investment. And what are the security implications?
12 Jun 2014

Shoe retail chain Office latest victim of security breach

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CEO Brian McCluskey urges customers to change their passwords for Office as well as other accounts
29 May 2014

Ocado develops “visions system” for warehouse robotics

Ocado Technology to build robots programmed to see and identify different products
10 Apr 2014

Morrisons deal “the first of many”, according to Ocado – but not in the UK

Exclusive deal with Morrisons precedes migration to the cloud and expansion
09 Apr 2014

Ocado to port its platform to the cloud as part of global expansion plan

Ocado to go global with systems shift to the cloud - either directly or by licensing its technology
08 Apr 2014

Alibaba boasts of impending $140bn US IPO as e-commerce dominance dips

Chinese e-commerce giant still controls 45.1 per cent of country's market
17 Mar 2014

London's CIOs to see average salary rise to £185,000 a year

Meanwhile, IT contractors are seeing huge year-on-year pay rises of up to 13 per cent
24 Feb 2014

MtGox CEO quits Bitcoin Foundation, the second in a month to do so

Head of one of world's largest virtual currency exchanges is the latest to quit the Foundation
24 Feb 2014

Businesses 'should leave Bitcoin alone', says Eversheds lawyer

Partner Tim Buckingham tells conference that while they might consider it in future, retailers should not accept unregulated virtual currency for now
03 Feb 2014

Bitcoin attacked by politicians and bankers at Davos

US treasury secretary Lew and JP Morgan boss Dimon express worries about the virtual currency
24 Jan 2014

eBay should spin off PayPal, says Carl Icahn

Separating payments unit from e-commerce giant is a "no-brainer" claims Icahn
23 Jan 2014

'It's just a case of when mobile is going to be more than half our traffic' - Net-A-Porter IT director

Richard Lloyd-Williams tells Computing that the luxury fashion retailer sees a big future in mobile sales
06 Jan 2014

Morrisons becomes latest retailer to open online shopping store

Deliveries to begin in the Midlands on 10 January - half of UK to be covered by 2015
20 Dec 2013

Boots.com the ‘least available’ of the UK’s most popular retail websites

Major retailer suffered 25 hours of downtime in just 33 days
29 Oct 2013

Brazilian regulators to probe Google on antitrust claims

Microsoft and Brazilian e-commerce firms issue complaints to antitrust watchdog Cade
14 Oct 2013

Amazon launches 'Login and Pay' service in direct challenge to PayPal

'Pay with Amazon' button to appear on partner websites
09 Oct 2013

Just Eat boosts productivity with Salesforce.com

Automating reporting and making sales team more mobile have allowed takeaway website to become more productive
04 Jul 2013

Jaspersoft CEO Brian Gentile on big data hype, BI for mobile and the cloud

Gentile tells Sooraj Shah his views on the current trends in the enterprise space
27 Jun 2013

River Island chooses Oracle Retail Planning to support growth

UK fashion firm selects Oracle to help improve customer experience as it aims to expand into new markets
25 Jun 2013

Real-time big data analytics is the next big thing, says Walmart security director

Retailers could boost sales, be cost effective and discover banking errors - all with existing data
10 Jun 2013

John Lewis launches technology apprenticeship scheme

Apprentices to help multi-channel push for retailer
17 May 2013

Amazon latest tech firm to have questions raised over tax structure

Whistleblower says his sales team travels to Slough to iron out Amazon contracts
17 May 2013

Amazon workers in Germany go on strike today

Union Ver.di wants employees to get up to €9,000 more a year
14 May 2013