Industry News

 

Source: computing.co.uk

 

17th November 2017 |

Book your place now for the V3 Technology Awards 2017

 

Book your place now for the V3 Technology Awards 2017

The response from our readers has been overwhelming

 

17th November 2017 |

Toshiba denies reports that the sale of its PC making business is imminent

 

Toshiba denies reports that the sale of its PC making business is imminent

Toshiba downplays PC unit sale rumours despite offloading TV manufacturing to Hisense for just $114m

 

17th November 2017 |

American Express introduces new platform to take blockchain payments using Ripple protocol

 

American Express introduces new platform to take blockchain payments using Ripple protocol

Amex partners with Santander for blockchain-based payments system based on Ripple's technology

 

17th November 2017 |

Studying engineering and technology at university can make you rich(ish)

 

Studying engineering and technology at university can make you rich(ish)

Technical graduates are among the top earners in the UK

 

17th November 2017 |

Kaspersky NSA hacking report suggests contractor's PC was riddled with malware

 

Kaspersky NSA hacking report suggests contractor's PC was riddled with malware

Kaspersky identified more than 120 different types of malware on NSA contractor's PC

 

17th November 2017 |

OnePlus unveils OnePlus 5T with Samsung-style 18:9 display and Apple-style facial recognition authentication

 

OnePlus unveils OnePlus 5T with Samsung-style 18:9 display and Apple-style facial recognition authentication

OnePlus 5T a premium smartphone at a non-premium price of £449

 

17th November 2017 |

Only one-in-five major organisations confident they will be ready for GDPR

 

Only one-in-five major organisations confident they will be ready for GDPR

Data sprawl is a significant challenge for multi-nationals

 

17th November 2017 |

DWP offers £105,000 for head of error, fraud and debt digital service

 

DWP offers £105,000 for head of error, fraud and debt digital service

Thirty-seven hour week and a Civil Service pension may also entice candidates from the private sector

 

17th November 2017 |

Does GDPR enable identity theft?

 

Does GDPR enable identity theft?

Under GDPR you'll be able to ask organisations to hand over all the data they hold on you. But what happens when a cyber criminal is able to pass himself off as you, and force firms to tell him everything?

 

17th November 2017 |

EE boasts that it's testing a 5G network with 2.8Gbps download speeds

 

EE boasts that it's testing a 5G network with 2.8Gbps download speeds

No ETA on roll-out, though

 

16th November 2017 |

Rogue couriers can enter your home by disabling the Amazon Key smart lock

 

Rogue couriers can enter your home by disabling the Amazon Key smart lock

Not so smart, after all

 

16th November 2017 |

Oracle rushes out patch to close critical PeopleSoft applications vulnerability affecting more than 6,000 major organisations

 

Oracle rushes out patch to close critical PeopleSoft applications vulnerability affecting more than 6,000 major organisations

Oracle Tuxedo vulnerabilities achieve a perfect '10' in security alert - users urged to patch now

 

16th November 2017 |

Government is considering bringing earlier IR35 tax reforms to private sector, at contractors' expense

 

Government is considering bringing earlier IR35 tax reforms to private sector, at contractors' expense

The changes, intended to catch tax dodgers, have led to a massive staff shortages in the public sector

 

16th November 2017 |

Investigation into Apple IP infringement claims opened by US International Trade Commission

 

Investigation into Apple IP infringement claims opened by US International Trade Commission

Complaint covers almost everything Apple makes

 

16th November 2017 |

Half of consumers think that organisations don't care about their privacy

 

Half of consumers think that organisations don't care about their privacy

Consumers don't trust firms and are prepared to take legal action

 

16th November 2017 |

The UK IT Industry Awards - in pictures

 

The UK IT Industry Awards - in pictures

The UK IT Industry Awards were a barnstorming success. But don't take out word for it, see for yourself...

 

16th November 2017 |

UK IT Industry Awards 2017 - all the winners on the night

 

UK IT Industry Awards 2017 - all the winners on the night

The UK IT Industry Awards went off with a bang, and here are all the individuals and organisations who won big on the night

 

15th November 2017 |

Linux is the dominant operating system for supercomputers

 

Linux is the dominant operating system for supercomputers

Linux remains the dominant operating system for supercomputers.

 

15th November 2017 |

Memory prices to rise by as much as 20 per cent in the fourth quarter, warns DRAMeXchange

 

Memory prices to rise by as much as 20 per cent in the fourth quarter, warns DRAMeXchange

DRAM prices pushed up by demand for premium smartphones

 

15th November 2017 |

Avaya files statement to leave Chapter 11 as public company

 

Avaya files statement to leave Chapter 11 as public company

Company filed for bankruptcy earlier this year to restructure