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Google: No-one installed Lockdroid apps

IT PRO - News - Wed, 10/02/2016 - 5:06pm
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Just 1,000 users downloaded Lockdroid, and no-one was fooled into installing it

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MK:Smart enlists IoT supplier ThingWorx for speedy development

Computer Weekly - Latest News - Wed, 10/02/2016 - 4:47pm
Milton Keynes smart city project selects ThingWorx to provide a rapid application deployment environment
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Thieves steal Pins from US tax agency

BBC News | Technology | UK Edition - Wed, 10/02/2016 - 4:31pm
The US government's tax collection agency says attackers fooled its computers into generating more than 100,000 tax return Pin codes.
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Combining edge datacentres with commercial property builds could boost sustainability

Computer Weekly - Latest News - Wed, 10/02/2016 - 3:35pm
Professor Ian Bitterlin makes the case for combining edge datacentres with commercial property builds for heat re-use purposes
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Ocado works out how to control 1,000 robots at once

IT PRO - News - Wed, 10/02/2016 - 3:35pm
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Ocado partners with Cambridge Consultants to install world's most advanced mobile network in its warehouse

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The OpenStack Foundation: Building enterprise trust in open-source clouds

Computer Weekly - Latest News - Wed, 10/02/2016 - 3:30pm
With HMRC and the European Commission emerging as OpenStack adopters, the OpenStack Foundation's CEO explains how it has set about winning over the enterprise with its open-source cloud platform
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UK businesses expect cyber attack recovery to cost at least £1.2m

Computer Weekly - Latest News - Wed, 10/02/2016 - 3:29pm
Most UK firms are implementing a cyber security policy and disaster recovery plan as they realise poor information security is the greatest risk to business
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Twitter shakes up timeline feeds

BBC News | Technology | UK Edition - Wed, 10/02/2016 - 3:25pm
Twitter announces it is starting to place video ads and prioritised tweets at the top of its users' timeline feeds.
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Your IoT devices could spy on you, admits US intelligence chief

IT PRO - News - Wed, 10/02/2016 - 3:24pm
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Big Brother may be watching you from the fridge, US spy chief warns

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Smart cities pointless without universal superfast broadband

Computer Weekly - Latest News - Wed, 10/02/2016 - 2:32pm
Smart city deployments will not get very far, or realise effective socioeconomic benefits, if more attention is not paid to the underlying infrastructure
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Public sector outsourcing grew more than 50% in second half of 2015

Computer Weekly - Latest News - Wed, 10/02/2016 - 2:22pm
IT outsourcing in the UK public sector accelerated in the second half of 2015, according to research
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Flash banner ads banished by Google

BBC News | Technology | UK Edition - Wed, 10/02/2016 - 2:06pm
Google banishes banner ads built in Adobe Flash from its advertising networks, the company has announced.
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Why SMBs must react to change quickly to flourish

IT PRO - News - Wed, 10/02/2016 - 1:29pm
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Innovation and flexibility are as important as profit, claims entrepreneur

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Gov.uk Verify identity system targets 50 government services for April go-live

Computer Weekly - Latest News - Wed, 10/02/2016 - 12:27pm
Government identity assurance system is set to move from beta to live in April, three years after its original target date
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Paym usage doubles every six months

Computer Weekly - Latest News - Wed, 10/02/2016 - 12:24pm
Mobile payments provider says use of its mobile payments service is increasing by about four times each year
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US takes a step closer to self-driving cars

Computer Weekly - Latest News - Wed, 10/02/2016 - 12:13pm
US authorities have shown a willingness to adapt and waive road-safety rules that have been slowing progress in developing autonomous vehicles
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Insurance giant RSA announces another outsourcing deal

Computer Weekly - Latest News - Wed, 10/02/2016 - 12:13pm
Insurance company RSA has penned its second major outsourcing contract in a week as it extends a BPO contract with Accenture
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Will Android's Andy Rubin help deliver the next big AI innovation?

IT PRO - News - Wed, 10/02/2016 - 12:12pm
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Rubin's AI incubator, Playground Global, offers start-ups engineering tools

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Marks & Spencer appoints new chief digital officer

Computer Weekly - Latest News - Wed, 10/02/2016 - 11:47am
Marcus East leaves role as head of e-commerce at Apple to become CDO at retail chain
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Bromley Council pays BT £9m for desktop and data services

IT PRO - News - Wed, 10/02/2016 - 11:33am
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BT's five-year contract is part of a pan-London procurement framework it offers

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