ICO restarts AdTech probe following threats of legal action
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Information Commissioner

ICO restarts AdTech probe following threats of legal action

The regulator says the "complex" investigation will resume with a series of audits focusing on digital market platforms
22 Jan 2021
NHS turns to distributed ledger tech to manage COVID-19 vaccine rollout
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Technology

NHS turns to distributed ledger tech to manage COVID-19 vaccine rollout

The technology will be used to ensure results are securely recorded and validated at pace
20 Jan 2021
90% of second-hand storage contains personal and business data
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data protection

90% of second-hand storage contains personal and business data

Kaspersky research found that up to one in five devices contained data that could be uncovered and extracted immediately
19 Jan 2021
NHS adopts AI imaging algorithm to improve COVID-19 treatment
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artificial intelligence (AI)

NHS adopts AI imaging algorithm to improve COVID-19 treatment

The 'Chest Imaging Database' will be used by hospitals to reduce the time needed to create treatment plans
18 Jan 2021
150,000 arrest records accidentally deleted from police database
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data management

150,000 arrest records accidentally deleted from police database

Early investigations have ruled out a cyber attack and instead point to human error
15 Jan 2021
Building a modern information governance strategy
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Whitepaper

Building a modern information governance strategy

How to rethink your approach to develop a more modern information governance strategy
15 Jan 2021
Best data modelling tools
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data management

Best data modelling tools

Data should inform your every decision, but first you need to work out how
13 Jan 2021
The best big data technologies
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big data

The best big data technologies

We round up the top big data storage, data mining, analysis and visualisation tools
13 Jan 2021
How to recover deleted emails in Gmail
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How to recover deleted emails in Gmail

What to do if you accidentally hit the delete button on an important message in Gmail
6 Jan 2021
Business in focus: The entertainment industry
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business intelligence (BI)

Business in focus: The entertainment industry

Sample our exclusive Business Briefing content
17 Dec 2020
Google accused of colluding with Facebook over advertising auctions
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Data & insights

Google accused of colluding with Facebook over advertising auctions

The deal was designed to "kill competition" within the market, a multi-state lawsuit claims
17 Dec 2020
Deep-freeze data that will last 1,000 years
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Server & storage

Deep-freeze data that will last 1,000 years

Beneath the Arctic permafrost lies a unique effort to preserve open source software for a millennium
17 Dec 2020
What is a business intelligence analyst?
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Careers & training

What is a business intelligence analyst?

Find out how to be a business intelligence analyst, what the job involves and what salary you can expect
14 Dec 2020
Oracle joins exodus from Silicon Valley
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databases

Oracle joins exodus from Silicon Valley

The software giant is following in the footsteps of HPE with its decision to move its HQ to Texas
14 Dec 2020
The 8 best data science boot camps
Careers & training

The 8 best data science boot camps

Learn how to level up your skills and land a career as a data scientist
11 Dec 2020
The rise of consent and preference management
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data management

The rise of consent and preference management

With cookies falling out of favour, organisations need to find another way to manage customer data
11 Dec 2020
250,000 stolen MySQL databases auctioned on the dark web
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Security

250,000 stolen MySQL databases auctioned on the dark web

Hackers are thought to have obtained 7TB of stolen data using the PLEASE_READ_ME ransomware campaign
11 Dec 2020
Google Cloud buys UK data analytics firm Dataform
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data warehousing

Google Cloud buys UK data analytics firm Dataform

The deal is reportedly an 'acquihire' with Google keen to take on the startup's talent
10 Dec 2020
What is Business Intelligence (BI)?
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business intelligence (BI)

What is Business Intelligence (BI)?

BI is a simple concept, but not one that's always understood
7 Dec 2020
Structured vs unstructured data management
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big data analytics

Structured vs unstructured data management

Big Data is big business – if you have the skills to manage it
4 Dec 2020
The IT Pro Podcast: Supercharging healthcare with data
The IT Pro Podcast: Supercharging healthcare with data
Data & insights

The IT Pro Podcast: Supercharging healthcare with data

How a robust data strategy can transform community health and medicine
4 Dec 2020
Google buys Actifio to bring disaster recovery to Google Cloud
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disaster recovery (DR)

Google buys Actifio to bring disaster recovery to Google Cloud

Google says the deal will help enterprises to manage business-critical workloads
3 Dec 2020
What is cryptocurrency mining?
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cryptocurrencies

What is cryptocurrency mining?

We explain how cryptocurrencies such as Bitcoin are actually made
2 Dec 2020