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Nordic airline averts business disaster with application performance monitoring

Computer Weekly - Latest News - Mon, 15/05/2017 - 12:30pm
Following an emergency decision to move to Amazon Web Services, Iceland’s Wow Air has wholeheartedly bought into the cloud
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Plane in UK's first double-drone near-miss case

BBC News | Technology | UK Edition - Fri, 28/04/2017 - 6:44pm
The near-miss with a passenger jet is the first in the UK to involve more than one drone.
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Finland's oldest operating ferry given electric motor

BBC News | Technology | UK Edition - Fri, 28/04/2017 - 6:01pm
The Fori passenger ferry will now use electric power to make its river crossings.
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What the slowdown in Amazon's cloud growth means for Google and Microsoft

Computer Weekly - Latest News - Fri, 28/04/2017 - 4:30pm
With Amazon Web Services' growth rate continuing to decline over successive quarters, what does this mean for its cloud rivalry with Microsoft and Google?
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NatWest and RBS banking app fails

BBC News | Technology | UK Edition - Fri, 28/04/2017 - 3:54pm
Customers complained on social media that payments and money transfers had not gone through.
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Office workers don’t appreciate the complexities facing IT staff

Computer Weekly - Latest News - Fri, 28/04/2017 - 2:35pm
IT staff feel under-appreciated because office workers don't understand what they do, study shows
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Amazon 'style assistant' divides opinion

BBC News | Technology | UK Edition - Fri, 28/04/2017 - 2:31pm
Amazon's new Echo Look device takes full length photos and offers advice on outfit choices.
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Many companies lack GDPR plan, PwC data shows

Computer Weekly - Latest News - Fri, 28/04/2017 - 2:27pm
Many organisations around the world do not have a coherent plan to prepare for compliance with the EU’s new data protection laws
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Facebook pledges to counteract government propaganda

Computer Weekly - Latest News - Fri, 28/04/2017 - 1:30pm
Facebook has pledged to take action to stop governments exploiting its platform to influence opinion in other countries
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Top Indonesia phone company Telkomsel's website defaced

BBC News | Technology | UK Edition - Fri, 28/04/2017 - 1:29pm
The attacker replaced the homepage with a profanity-laden message criticising the company.
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Barclays to create 1,750 UK IT jobs over three years

Computer Weekly - Latest News - Fri, 28/04/2017 - 12:45pm
Barclays bank is creating nearly 2,000 IT jobs at a delivery centre in north west England
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Upload speeds an increasing concern for broadband users

Computer Weekly - Latest News - Fri, 28/04/2017 - 12:30pm
Changing usage patterns and consumption habits mean that for many consumers, slow broadband upload speeds are as big a concern as slow download speeds, says survey
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Google and Facebook duped in huge 'scam'

BBC News | Technology | UK Edition - Fri, 28/04/2017 - 11:47am
The two tech firms have confirmed they were tricked out of $100m (£77m) in an alleged scam.
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Crowdfunding the election: How to pay for snap campaign

BBC News | Technology | UK Edition - Fri, 28/04/2017 - 11:45am
Election candidates are turning to crowdfunding sites to raise money for the snap general election.
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Microsoft hardware plummets despite cloud gains

IT PRO - News - Fri, 28/04/2017 - 11:24am
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Surface and PCs drop, but Microsoft looks to its cloud

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The Digital Economy Bill is now law

IT PRO - News - Fri, 28/04/2017 - 10:35am
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Minimum broadband speeds set at 10Mbps, down from Lords’ 30Mbps proposal

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UBS reduces legacy dependence with Microsoft Azure

Computer Weekly - Latest News - Fri, 28/04/2017 - 10:30am
Swiss bank begins its strategy of moving core systems into the cloud
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Facebook 'observed propaganda efforts' by governments

BBC News | Technology | UK Edition - Fri, 28/04/2017 - 10:24am
The social network says it has seen highly organised attempts to manipulate information on the site.
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Microsoft chief reveals Azure upsell strategy

Computer Weekly - Latest News - Fri, 28/04/2017 - 10:22am
Azure competes with AWS on price as an IaaS, but Satya Nadella sees this as a way to get CIOs to buy higher-level services
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Changing tracks: Examining VMware's evolving hybrid cloud strategy

Computer Weekly - Latest News - Fri, 28/04/2017 - 10:15am
The past 12 months have seen VMware apply a number of tweaks to its hybrid cloud strategy. We look at what these changes means for the company’s future and technology roadmap
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