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VIDEO: Sun bracelet measures UV exposure

BBC News | Technology | UK Edition - Wed, 30/07/2014 - 12:01am
Testing a digital bracelet that measures sun exposure
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Sleep sensor smashes Kickstarter goal

BBC News | Technology | UK Edition - Wed, 30/07/2014 - 12:01am
A 22-year-old British entrepreneur's new sleep-tracking device cracks $1m (£590,000) on the Kickstarter crowdfunding platform in five days.
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Twitter shares surge on user growth

BBC News | Technology | UK Edition - Tue, 29/07/2014 - 9:48pm
Micro-blogging service Twitter reports a second-quarter loss of $145m but better than expected user growth, sending shares surging over 35%.
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China spies 'hacked Canada agency'

BBC News | Technology | UK Edition - Tue, 29/07/2014 - 9:02pm
A prominent Canadian government research organisation has been attacked by Chinese hackers, the government says.
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Max Mosley sues Google over photos

BBC News | Technology | UK Edition - Tue, 29/07/2014 - 5:40pm
Ex-motorsport boss Max Mosley issues High Court proceedings against Google for publishing photos of him taken at a sex party.
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Amazon, Microsoft offer free access to cloud resources for climate-change research

Computer Weekly - Latest News - Tue, 29/07/2014 - 4:49pm
AWS, Microsoft and IBM will award free access to supercomputing and cloud resources for climate-change research
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Digital marketing firm hit with £50k nuisance calls fine from ICO

IT PRO - Latest News - Tue, 29/07/2014 - 4:31pm
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Reactiv Media apologises for making marketing calls to TPS members, and claims they were made in error

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Car firms sued over CD 'rip' system

BBC News | Technology | UK Edition - Tue, 29/07/2014 - 4:29pm
A group representing musicians in the US is suing Ford and General Motors over in-car CD players which allow tracks to be stored on a hard drive.
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Time to rethink x86 datacentres

Computer Weekly - Latest News - Tue, 29/07/2014 - 3:13pm
A new breed of ARM64 based servers could offer datacentre managers an alternative to x86 machines. What's the catch?
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BlackBerry to buy anti-phone tapping specialist Secusmart

Computer Weekly - Latest News - Tue, 29/07/2014 - 2:36pm
BlackBerry to buy German voice and data encryption supplier Secusmart for an undisclosed sum
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Sharks Cove: Pre-orders open for Microsoft's single-board Windows 8.1 PC

IT PRO - Latest News - Tue, 29/07/2014 - 2:09pm
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Development board now available for people to pre-order for £192.99

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Android ID flaw exposes smartphones

BBC News | Technology | UK Edition - Tue, 29/07/2014 - 2:00pm
A security firm warns of a flaw in the way Android ID checks apps that puts thousands of smartphones and tablets at risk.
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Who believes compatibility ratings on dating websites?

BBC News | Technology | UK Edition - Tue, 29/07/2014 - 1:42pm
Who believes ratings on dating websites?
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Joanna Shields joins the government’s digital revolution

Computer Weekly - Latest News - Tue, 29/07/2014 - 1:30pm
Chair of Tech City UK, Joanna Shields is joining the prime minister’s Digital Taskforce to represent the digital sector
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Tackle IAM with a risk-based approach, says KPMG

Computer Weekly - Latest News - Tue, 29/07/2014 - 1:15pm
A risk-based approach is the best way to tackle identity and access management, says KPMG
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IT outsourcing spending growth continues

Computer Weekly - Latest News - Tue, 29/07/2014 - 12:41pm
IT outsourcing contracts signed in Europe in the first three months of 2014 see high growth
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53% of G-Cloud spend on is on SMEs

Computer Weekly - Latest News - Tue, 29/07/2014 - 12:20pm
Just over half of G-Cloud spend is with SMEs, according to June sales figures released by the Cabinet Office
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OKCupid experiments with 'bad' matches

BBC News | Technology | UK Edition - Tue, 29/07/2014 - 11:55am
Dating website OKCupid reveals that it experimented on its users, including putting the "wrong" people together to see if they would connect.
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Atos revenue slips but UK growth up 3.7%

Computer Weekly - Latest News - Tue, 29/07/2014 - 11:52am
Revenue of Atos dipped 1.9% in the first half of 2014 because of slowdown in IT orders in Europe, but UK growth was up
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OKCupid admits to experiments on users

IT PRO - Latest News - Tue, 29/07/2014 - 11:29am
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Online dating site OKCupid has admitted to experimenting on users by altering match data and more

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