Industry News

 

Source: computing.co.uk

 

20th November 2018 |

Google threat to close Google News in the EU over 'link tax' plan

 

Google threat to close Google News in the EU over 'link tax' plan

Google will do to Google News in the EU what it did to Google News in Spain in 2014, company warns

 

20th November 2018 |

Technology advances have put an end to the 'AI winter'

 

Technology advances have put an end to the 'AI winter'

Large data volumes, higher compute power and real-world challenges mean that AI investment will not slow down again, says Auto Traders' David Hoyle

 

20th November 2018 |

TalkTalk hackers jailed over 2015 data breach that affected 1.6 million customers

 

TalkTalk hackers jailed over 2015 data breach that affected 1.6 million customers

Matthew Hanley and Connor Allsopp sentenced to 12 months and eight months respectively

 

20th November 2018 |

How artificial intelligence is disrupting cyber crime

 

How artificial intelligence is disrupting cyber crime

Mariana Pereira, director at Darktrace, discusses how AI and machine learning technologies are changing the ways cyber criminals seek to attack enterprises and steal their data

 

19th November 2018 |

BBC: Big tech's use of data a barrier to working more closely with Google and Facebook

 

BBC: Big tech's use of data a barrier to working more closely with Google and Facebook

BBC strategist Noriko Matsuoka reveals how the national broadcaster is approaching AI and technology architecture

 

16th November 2018 |

BlackBerry to acquire Cylance in $1.4bn deal

 

BlackBerry to acquire Cylance in $1.4bn deal

Biggest-ever acquisition for BlackBerry reflects shift towards security software and services

 

16th November 2018 |

Nine out of ten VPNs riddled with privacy flaws

 

Nine out of ten VPNs riddled with privacy flaws

And more than half route data via servers in China - despite Chinese government clampdown on VPNs

 

15th November 2018 |

UK IT Industry Awards 2018 - all the top photos from the big night

 

UK IT Industry Awards 2018 - all the top photos from the big night

The UK IT Industry Awards 2018 was a huge success. But don't take our word for it, check out this gallery of the the nation's top IT professionals letting their hair down!

 

15th November 2018 |

Microsoft facing GDPR fine over Office 365 telemetry

 

Microsoft facing GDPR fine over Office 365 telemetry

25,000 'events' Office 365 recorded and shared among 30 engineering teams at Microsoft

 

15th November 2018 |

UK IT Industry Award 2018 - Gallery of winners

 

UK IT Industry Award 2018 - Gallery of winners

Computing presents all the winners of the UK IT Industry Awards 2018, in glorious technicolour

 

15th November 2018 |

'Spintronic' technique to control magnetism could create ultra-low-power CPUs

 

'Spintronic' technique to control magnetism could create ultra-low-power CPUs

Spintronics promises to boost the performance of microprocessors by making use of the 'spin' property of electrons

 

15th November 2018 |

The UK IT Awards 2018 - and the winners are...

 

The UK IT Awards 2018 - and the winners are...

Computing and the BCS held the 2018 UK IT Awards, find out who the big winners were on the night

 

14th November 2018 |

New framework for supercomputers could enable performance to reach exascale level, claim researchers

 

New framework for supercomputers could enable performance to reach exascale level, claim researchers

'Key value systems' could improve HPC flexibility and performance

 

14th November 2018 |

Government to extend age-verification to social media

 

Government to extend age-verification to social media

Culture secretary Margot James admits plans to extend adult website age verification to social media websites

 

14th November 2018 |

AI and ML latest: Facebook, Google and Twitter use AI to track illegal drug dealing

 

AI and ML latest: Facebook, Google and Twitter use AI to track illegal drug dealing

In response to opioid crisis in the USA

 

14th November 2018 |

Falling prices drive RPA adoption, says Gartner

 

Falling prices drive RPA adoption, says Gartner

The price for robotic process automation solutions will fall by as much as 15 per cent this year

 

14th November 2018 |

Security researcher scoops $25,000 reward for discovering Steam 'free games' exploit

 

Security researcher scoops $25,000 reward for discovering Steam 'free games' exploit

Exploit could have been use to generate free game keys by the thousand

 

14th November 2018 |

The impact of Golang on systems development at bet365

 

The impact of Golang on systems development at bet365

Alan Reed, head of sports development at Hillside Technology, part of bet365, explains the tools and skills needed by his firm - including programming language Golang

 

13th November 2018 |

Germany considers ban on Huawei hardware in 5G networks

 

Germany considers ban on Huawei hardware in 5G networks

Officials in Germany push for Huawei ban amid national security concerns, according to Reuters

 

13th November 2018 |

5G news: EE extends 5G trial to 16 UK cities

 

5G news: EE extends 5G trial to 16 UK cities

EE will bring its network to the busiest parts of each city