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HSBC clears '99%' of delayed payments

BBC News | Technology | UK Edition - Fri, 28/08/2015 - 9:06pm
HSBC says it has processed "99%" of payments affected by an IT glitch, with the remainder due to be completed overnight.
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Ashley Madison founder steps down

BBC News | Technology | UK Edition - Fri, 28/08/2015 - 4:41pm
The founder and chief executive of the Ashley Madison extra-marital affair website, Noel Biderman, steps down following data hack.
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Could Sweden do away with bank branches?

Computer Weekly - Latest News - Fri, 28/08/2015 - 4:15pm
Technology developments are pushing Sweden towards a cashless society with little need for bank branches
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Tech glitch leaves HSBC customers without pay

IT PRO - News - Fri, 28/08/2015 - 4:12pm
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Hundreds of thousands of people have not been paid as a result of Bacs payment issue

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HSBC BACS glitch leaves thousands without bank holiday pay

Computer Weekly - Latest News - Fri, 28/08/2015 - 3:12pm
IT failure affecting the bank’s BACS system has led to thousands of payments failing to arrive on time
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Spark versus MapReduce: which way for enterprise IT?

Computer Weekly - Latest News - Fri, 28/08/2015 - 2:52pm
The younger, nimbler Spark technology looks set to replace MapReduce in big data architectures. What is the pace, scope and scale of replacement?
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VIDEO: Boeing laser shoots drone from sky

BBC News | Technology | UK Edition - Fri, 28/08/2015 - 2:08pm
Boeing says it has successfully shot a drone out of the sky using a high-powered laser during a test.
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Instagram images no longer all square

BBC News | Technology | UK Edition - Fri, 28/08/2015 - 1:35pm
Instagram is allowing its 300 million users to post landscape and portrait videos and pictures, as well as squares, for the first time.
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Demand for datacentre co-location services rises, as enterprise outsources more IT

Computer Weekly - Latest News - Fri, 28/08/2015 - 1:00pm
Demand for co-location services is rising, with enterprises preparing to pay more to outsource their IT, 451 Research reveals
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Police arrest six UK teenagers for using DDoS cyber attack tool

Computer Weekly - Latest News - Fri, 28/08/2015 - 12:30pm
Police arrest six UK teenagers on suspicion of using a DDoS attack tool targeting a national newspaper, a school and online gaming companies and retailers
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Lizard Squad 'copycats': Teens arrested

BBC News | Technology | UK Edition - Fri, 28/08/2015 - 12:19pm
Six teenage boys have been arrested on suspicion of using software from hackers who claim they disrupted Xbox and PlayStation last Christmas.
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Office 365 overtakes Google Apps as business users' preferred cloud productivity suite

Computer Weekly - Latest News - Fri, 28/08/2015 - 11:02am
Use of Microsoft cloud suite has risen steeply over the past 12 months, leaving Google Apps trailing, research shows
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Simplivity adds ROBO hyper-converged box and OS enhancements

Computer Weekly - Latest News - Fri, 28/08/2015 - 10:21am
Hyper-converged box maker adds a remote office appliance plus OmniStack operating environment upgrades to help clustering across the WAN and file level restore in backup
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Why business should bet on open source

Computer Weekly - Latest News - Fri, 28/08/2015 - 9:39am
Online bookie William Hill has deployed a stack of open-source tools to present time-sensitive web content
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Google denies abusing dominant market position in Europe

Computer Weekly - Latest News - Fri, 28/08/2015 - 9:12am
Internet giant says the preliminary findings of the EC's investigation into its business practices are “wrong as a matter of fact, law and economics"
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Vine takes on Shazam on music discovery

BBC News | Technology | UK Edition - Fri, 28/08/2015 - 7:42am
The app says it's focusing more on music with new services that will also make it easier to loop audio.
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Facebook hits billion users in a day

BBC News | Technology | UK Edition - Fri, 28/08/2015 - 12:47am
Facebook boasts a new record, with more than a billion people using the social network on a single day this week.
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VIDEO: The drone guided by a robot

BBC News | Technology | UK Edition - Fri, 28/08/2015 - 12:04am
BBC Click's Jen Copestake looks at some of the best of the week's technology news
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How video-on-demand is changing TV

BBC News | Technology | UK Edition - Fri, 28/08/2015 - 12:02am
How video-on-demand services are shaking up broadcasting
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Apple Watch takes on FitBit in wearables chart

IT PRO - News - Thu, 27/08/2015 - 9:08pm
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The company is second only to fitness band maker FitBit, according to latest IDC figures

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