Strategy

Council of Europe launches human rights guide for the internet

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Governments, private companies and other organisations have a duty to respect the human rights of internet users, the Council of Europe says.
17 Apr 2014

Google Glass and big data taking off at Virgin Atlantic

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Virgin Atlantic director of information Dave Bulman tells Computing how the airline is embracing innovation
17 Apr 2014

UK IT Awards - What it means to win

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Tony Pepper, CEO of Egress Software, discusses how his firm's victories in previous years' UK IT Awards have charted the growth of his business
17 Apr 2014

Yahoo beats Q1 revenue expectations, despite profits slump

Struggling web firm boosted by Chinese internet firm Alibaba as CEO Marissa 'buoyed by growth'
16 Apr 2014

Google acquires drone maker Titan Aerospace, updates Glass

"Atmospheric satellites could help bring internet access to millions of people," says Google
15 Apr 2014

Wirral Borough Council breached Data Protection Act by sending personal information to wrong address twice

ICO says council should have done more to keep information secure
15 Apr 2014

Zebra Technologies to acquire Motorola Solutions' enterprise business for $3.5bn

Deal to be publicly announced later today
15 Apr 2014

Facebook eyes mobile payment service for Europe - report

E-money service would enable users to make payments and transfer funds to others
14 Apr 2014

Co-op Bank to focus on IT after running up another big loss

Troubled bank admits another IT error that caused a breach of the Consumer Credit Act
11 Apr 2014

Ocado develops “visions system” for warehouse robotics

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

ElasticHosts CEO claims his firm's usage-based billing can vastly undercut Amazon, Google cloud services

Richard Davies says his firm's usage-based billing system could cut cloud costs by over 50 per cent
09 Apr 2014

CIO of troubled Co-operative Bank leaves after one year

Co-op Bank CIO Peter Coleman to leave after being in the role since April 2013
09 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

EasyJet jets off with Workday for HR cloud solution

Workday has 'depth of functionality, flexibility and engaging user experience', says easyJet
08 Apr 2014

Apple acquires UK speech-recognition firm Novauris

Siri could be launched on in-car navigation or entertainment systems with help of NovaSearch
07 Apr 2014

HTC posts quarterly loss as smartphone sales slow

Taiwanese firm makes £40m loss in first quarter of 2014 - £10m worse than analysts had expected
07 Apr 2014

Government's digital by default strategy in jeopardy because it "doesn't get it"

Mark Thompson tells EMC and Policy Exchange roundtable "we're being badly governed by our digital masters"
04 Apr 2014

Hadoop Summit 2014: Organisations are only analysing 12 per cent of their data - Forrester

'Cold data' is just sitting in traditional data warehouses, says Mike Gualtieri
02 Apr 2014

Hadoop Summit 2014: $50bn of big data market in 2020 will be driven by Hadoop - IDC

Forrester Research finds that 81 per cent of large organisations are "interested in Hadoop"
02 Apr 2014

Foreign & Commonwealth Office awards Capgemini £6.3m ERP contract

Yet another government contract for Capgemini sees it oversee upgrades of finance, procurement, projects, HR and payroll function
01 Apr 2014

Apple and Samsung re-open patent battle

Smartphone makers are at it again, with the potential of a US ban on infringing products
31 Mar 2014

Big Data Summit 2014: eBay, TfL and others use social analytics to improve customer service

Major organisations in different industries are monitoring social channels to improve their services
28 Mar 2014

OFT calls for improvements in public-sector ICT procurement

OFT believes more can be done to increase competition for contracts
26 Mar 2014