Business

What is BYOD?
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Business strategy

What is BYOD?

We explain what Bring Your Own Device means and how to implement a successful company strategy
26 Jul 2021
Amazon might accept Bitcoin payments by the end of the year
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Business operations

Amazon might accept Bitcoin payments by the end of the year

The reported plans include developing its own token and are said to have come from former CEO Jeff Bezos
26 Jul 2021
Faulty Windows 10 update breaks printing with smart cards
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vulnerability

Faulty Windows 10 update breaks printing with smart cards

Microsoft’s 2021 printing woes continue after several vulnerabilities were found in the Print Spooler component
26 Jul 2021
5G FWA could 'halve the cost' of rural full-fibre rollout
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5G

5G FWA could 'halve the cost' of rural full-fibre rollout

Three and CCS Insight are calling on the government to reconsider its reliance on fibre technology
26 Jul 2021
Rackspace to lay off 10% of workforce
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cloud computing

Rackspace to lay off 10% of workforce

The company says it will refocus its efforts on “expanding its internal training programme to further develop expertise in cloud services”
26 Jul 2021
New Zealand privacy commissioner tipped to become next ICO head
NZ privacy commissioner John Edwards
Information Commissioner

New Zealand privacy commissioner tipped to become next ICO head

John Edwards is said to be an 'anti-Facebook' regulator who would fit well in the UK's plans to clamp down on big tech
26 Jul 2021
Intel warns global chip shortage could last until 2023
Intel CEO Pat Gelsinger
components

Intel warns global chip shortage could last until 2023

Warnings of an acute supply problem in the next quarter come as Intel reports flat revenues for Q2 2021
26 Jul 2021
TSMC mulls Germany for first European chip plant
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Hardware

TSMC mulls Germany for first European chip plant

The move comes as countries around the world continue to try and attract chipmakers to their territories amid a global chip shortage
26 Jul 2021
IT Pro Panel: Why IT leaders need soft skills
IT Pro Panel: Why IT leaders need soft skills
professional development

IT Pro Panel: Why IT leaders need soft skills

Technical skills are all well and good, but human-centric skills are the real differentiators
26 Jul 2021
The IT Pro Panel
We get face-to-face with one of the IT Pro Panellists
Business strategy

The IT Pro Panel

Everything you need to know, including panellist details, upcoming themes and how to apply
26 Jul 2021
IT Pro and TechShare Pro
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Business

IT Pro and TechShare Pro

IT Pro is pleased to be partnering with AbilityNet for this year's event focused on accessibility and inclusive design...
23 Jul 2021
Alphabet tackles industrial robot software market
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automation

Alphabet tackles industrial robot software market

Intrinsic will teach industrial robots to perform complex tasks
23 Jul 2021
Senator wants social media companies held liable for spreading anti-vax lies
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social media

Senator wants social media companies held liable for spreading anti-vax lies

Amy Klobuchar calls for some Section 230 protections to be stripped from social media
23 Jul 2021
ZINFI updates PRM platform to meet hybrid workforces’ needs
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remote access

ZINFI updates PRM platform to meet hybrid workforces’ needs

New features connect widely dispersed, multilingual business teams
23 Jul 2021
What is Robotic Process Automation?
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automation

What is Robotic Process Automation?

How does RPA work, how is it used, and what are the pros and cons?
23 Jul 2021
What is LTE?
LTE technology
Network & Internet

What is LTE?

A guide to the standard that helped launch the 4G revolution
23 Jul 2021
A third of small businesses say pandemic support was unhelpful
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SMB

A third of small businesses say pandemic support was unhelpful

Out of the 1,451 businesses surveyed by the FSB, 237 reported not receiving any support since the start of the pandemic
23 Jul 2021
Attacks on remote council staff increased 213% during pandemic
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cyber attacks

Attacks on remote council staff increased 213% during pandemic

Only 47% of councils have increased their IT budget to provide security training for remote workers
23 Jul 2021
Mindfulness: How to unlock your true potential
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Business strategy

Mindfulness: How to unlock your true potential

Sample our exclusive Business Briefing content
23 Jul 2021
UK gun owners urged to be ‘vigilant’ after Guntrader data breach
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data breaches

UK gun owners urged to be ‘vigilant’ after Guntrader data breach

100,000 customer names and addresses have been published to the dark web
23 Jul 2021
IT Pro News in Review: AWS cuts ties with NSO Group, IBM's strong growth, and HP patches hidden bug
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Business strategy

IT Pro News in Review: AWS cuts ties with NSO Group, IBM's strong growth, and HP patches hidden bug

Catch up on the most important news of the week in just two minutes
23 Jul 2021
What3Words: Startup under fire
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startups

What3Words: Startup under fire

Emergency responders and security researchers claim the service has fundamental flaws that could backfire in a critical situation
23 Jul 2021
Podcast transcript: The teenager who started a networking firm
Podcast transcript: The teenager who started a networking firm
Network & Internet

Podcast transcript: The teenager who started a networking firm

Read the full transcript for this episode of the IT Pro Podcast
23 Jul 2021