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Samsung Galaxy Z Flip 3 review: Y2K nostalgia
The Galaxy Z Flip 3 folded
Mobile Phones

Samsung Galaxy Z Flip 3 review: Y2K nostalgia

Is the Flip 3 enough to bring the classic flip phone from simple nostalgic memories to actual modern-day reality?
31 May 2022
Samsung Galaxy Z Flip 3 gallery
The Samsung Galaxy Z Flip 3 in a bowl of fruit
Mobile Phones

Samsung Galaxy Z Flip 3 gallery

Photos of the Galaxy Z Flip 3
31 May 2022
Google Russia files for bankruptcy, ends operations in the country
A smartphone with the Google logo displayed on screen floats in front of a blurred Russian flag
Business operations

Google Russia files for bankruptcy, ends operations in the country

The asset seizure by Russian authorities has made it impossible for the company to pay employees or suppliers
19 May 2022
Mainland Europe now outpacing UK in AI adoption
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artificial intelligence (AI)

Mainland Europe now outpacing UK in AI adoption

Study suggests UK businesses have been hit the hardest by industry skills shortages
19 May 2022
BT to invest almost £100 million in innovative 5G and edge business use cases
A person operating a 5G-powered robotic arm with the help of remote controls and a VR headset
Technology

BT to invest almost £100 million in innovative 5G and edge business use cases

The investment is part of the newly-unveiled Charter that aims to benefit BT’s 1.2 million business and public sector customers
18 May 2022
Preparing for the 3G sunset
A 3G mast photographed against the sunset
Network & Internet

Preparing for the 3G sunset

Although 5G is gaining huge momentum, an alarming number of organisations are still dependent on legacy networks
18 May 2022
Here’s the first look at Google’s new Bay View campus
Google Bay View campus seen from above
Business operations

Here’s the first look at Google’s new Bay View campus

First announced in 2017, the all-electric campus is the first to be fully developed and built by Google
17 May 2022
Don’t hire North Korean IT workers, FBI warns
Missiles pointed at sunset sky
Policy & legislation

Don’t hire North Korean IT workers, FBI warns

North Korean nationals can earn even $300,000 (£240,687) per year from US companies and use the remuneration to fund nuclear weapons and ballistic mis…
17 May 2022
Meta partners with AMD on 4G/5G infrastructure project
Meta Platforms signage outside the company's headquarters in Menlo Park, California
5G

Meta partners with AMD on 4G/5G infrastructure project

AMD is to develop multiple radio units (RUs) for Meta’s Evenstar global internet programme
13 May 2022
"Inevitable" Vodafone and Three merger won't benefit business customers
The front of a Vodafone store
mergers and acquisitions

"Inevitable" Vodafone and Three merger won't benefit business customers

A merger between the two companies doesn’t feel like a natural marriage, experts say, with pooled resources and expertise offset by less choice and di…
13 May 2022
Checkout.com to acquire identity verification provider Ubble
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Acquisition

Checkout.com to acquire identity verification provider Ubble

Ubble’s services will allow Checkout.com to reduce the financial risk associated with e-commerce transactions
12 May 2022
UK data watchdog cut IT spending by £1.2 million during pandemic
A view of the front of the Information Commissioner's Office in Wilmslow
public sector

UK data watchdog cut IT spending by £1.2 million during pandemic

The ICO’s IT budget has been slashed by around 23% since 2019
12 May 2022
GDPR “slowing innovation” in the Android app market, research claims
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Google Android

GDPR “slowing innovation” in the Android app market, research claims

National Bureau of Economic Research claims that GDPR had killed off 32.4% of apps available on the Google Play Store
10 May 2022
EE becomes first UK mobile operator to achieve significant 5G milestone
5G tower in seaside town
5G

EE becomes first UK mobile operator to achieve significant 5G milestone

The mobile operator also announced improved 5G services in 20 popular UK holiday destinations that are expected to experience high summer footfall
10 May 2022
What we know about One Outlook so far
One Outlook
email providers

What we know about One Outlook so far

One Outlook, known internally as Project Monarch, has been mostly kept under wraps by Microsoft
9 May 2022
Nvidia settles cryptomining charges for $5.5 million
Nvidia offices in Santa Clara California
cryptocurrencies

Nvidia settles cryptomining charges for $5.5 million

Nvidia’s gaming chips had been used to mine cryptocurrency, including Ethereum, since at least 2018
9 May 2022
Dell calls time on the age-old on-prem vs cloud rivalry
Michael Dell in conversation in 2022
hybrid cloud

Dell calls time on the age-old on-prem vs cloud rivalry

The tech giant champions multi-cloud at one of the best conferences out there, unless you’re immunosuppressed, that is – our Dell Technologies World 2…
6 May 2022
Dell Technologies World 2022: Dell unveils fastest storage architecture in company history
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Server & storage

Dell Technologies World 2022: Dell unveils fastest storage architecture in company history

New PowerStore update aims to deliver up to a 50% mixed-workload performance boost and up to 66% greater capacity
4 May 2022
How to stop gamification from becoming a horror story
Graphic showing 'game over' to symbolise gamification
Careers & training

How to stop gamification from becoming a horror story

If not kept in check, gamification can be a runaway train that leads to burnout, exhaustion, and tarnished relations
3 May 2022
Dell Technologies World 2022: Dell unveils security offerings for major cloud providers
Michael Dell speaking on stage at Dell Technologies World 2022
public cloud

Dell Technologies World 2022: Dell unveils security offerings for major cloud providers

The tech giant also added Cyber Recovery Services to its existing Apex portfolio and announced a multi-cloud collaboration with Snowflake Data Cloud
3 May 2022
What to expect from Dell Technologies World 2022
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Business strategy

What to expect from Dell Technologies World 2022

From new Apex offerings to Neil deGrasse Tyson on sci-fi movies, Dell is once again set to bring the noise to Las Vegas
29 Apr 2022
UK watchdogs to scrutinise widespread use of algorithms
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Policy & legislation

UK watchdogs to scrutinise widespread use of algorithms

The effort will be a collaboration between the CMA, FCA, ICO, and Ofcom
28 Apr 2022
These UK towns and cities are the best for remote working
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broadband

These UK towns and cities are the best for remote working

London and Manchester were found to be lower in the ranking due to high crime rates, high house prices, and slower broadband
28 Apr 2022
Ransomware demands in Japan are almost 26 times higher than in the UK, report finds
Worried Businessman Looking At Computer With Ransomware Word On The Screen At The Workplace
ransomware

Ransomware demands in Japan are almost 26 times higher than in the UK, report finds

Ransom demands tend to be lower in order to make it easier for organisations to pay them, according to Sophos researchers
27 Apr 2022
BT and Toshiba address QKD concerns with new trial
Map of BT and Toshiba's QKD trial
encryption

BT and Toshiba address QKD concerns with new trial

The National Cyber Security Centre (NCSC) previously raised concerns of potential attacks
27 Apr 2022
Elon Musk will run Twitter into the ground
Elon Musk's Twitter account
social media

Elon Musk will run Twitter into the ground

Tough ethical issues and impending regulations mean the billionaire is wholly unsuited to running a social media company
26 Apr 2022
Two in three IT employers struggle to recruit staff with adequate digital skills
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digital divide

Two in three IT employers struggle to recruit staff with adequate digital skills

Three quarters (77%) of surveyed senior UK IT decision-makers claimed that they are currently facing a digital skills gap in their organisation
25 Apr 2022
LAPSUS$ breached T-Mobile systems, stole source code
A pink T-Mobile logo on a storefront in Aachen, Germany
data breaches

LAPSUS$ breached T-Mobile systems, stole source code

T-Mobile has denied that the hackers obtained customer or government information
25 Apr 2022
SpaceX's Starlink signs first in-flight Wi-Fi deal
Businesswoman using laptop in business class airplane cabin
wifi & hotspots

SpaceX's Starlink signs first in-flight Wi-Fi deal

Starlink's services will be used on up to 100 planes chartered by JSX
22 Apr 2022
Palantir's poaching of former NHSX AI chief branded “scandalous”
A logo for Palantir Technologies Inc. sits on a pop-up office ahead of the World Economic Forum (WEF) in Davos, Switzerland, on Monday, Jan. 21, 2019
public sector

Palantir's poaching of former NHSX AI chief branded “scandalous”

The controversial tech company is currently competing for a £240 million NHS federated data platform (FDP) contract
22 Apr 2022
Five Eyes nations warn against impending Russian cyber attacks
Russian hacking on a laptop mockup with code sprawling over the screen
cyber warfare

Five Eyes nations warn against impending Russian cyber attacks

Eight hacking groups have reportedly pledged allegiance to the Russian government, according to latest findings from the US, Australian, Canadian, New…
21 Apr 2022
EE reaches new aggregated 5G speed milestone
A pedestrian passes an EE store advertising 5G network capabilities in London, U.K., on Tuesday, Nov. 24, 2020
5G

EE reaches new aggregated 5G speed milestone

The 2.2Gbps data speeds were achieved using Qualcomm’s Snapdragon X65 5G Modem-RF System
20 Apr 2022
Exclusive: Former Shiseido staff say company was aware of data breach weeks before official notice
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data breaches

Exclusive: Former Shiseido staff say company was aware of data breach weeks before official notice

Fake companies were created using the stolen identities of hundreds of Shiseido employees, former staff claim
20 Apr 2022
Virgin Media O2 to fund employee gender transition
A hand holds up a small transgender pride flag during Bristol Trans Rights
Careers & training

Virgin Media O2 to fund employee gender transition

The telecom has announced its first diversity, equity, and inclusion (DE&I) strategy since the Virgin Media and O2 officially merged in 2021
13 Apr 2022
Blockchain expert imprisoned for five years for aiding North Korea
North Korean Flag on Binary code
blockchain

Blockchain expert imprisoned for five years for aiding North Korea

Virgil Griffith provided instructions on how North Korea could use blockchain technology such as smart contracts to negotiate nuclear weapons with the…
13 Apr 2022
Shiseido reportedly suffers data breach
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data breaches

Shiseido reportedly suffers data breach

The Japanese cosmetics company has been accused of failing to notify affected staff of the leak
12 Apr 2022