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Swatch succeeds in trademark case over Apple 'iWatch'

BBC News | Technology | UK Edition - Tue, 13/09/2016 - 12:59pm
Swiss watchmaker Swatch successfully opposes Apple's registration of the trademark "iWatch" in the UK.
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IBM Watson helps Harrow Council improve social care selections

IT PRO - News - Tue, 13/09/2016 - 12:23pm
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The 10-year deal is the first non-US use of Watson Care Manager

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Brazilian media company loses ringtone battle

BBC News | Technology | UK Edition - Tue, 13/09/2016 - 12:12pm
A Brazilian company has failed to overturn a ruling banning it from registering a ringtone as a trademark.
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LGA pushes for more accurate broadband speed data

IT PRO - News - Tue, 13/09/2016 - 11:47am
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Councils urge broadband safety net as Digital Economy bill goes through Parliament

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'How I caught my online scammer – and Facebooked his mum'

BBC News | Technology | UK Edition - Tue, 13/09/2016 - 11:45am
A cybersecurity researcher living in Austria who was scammed out of $500 (£375) had his money returned after tracking down the scammer's family.
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ING Bank datacentre fire suppression system test knocks banking services offline

Computer Weekly - Latest News - Tue, 13/09/2016 - 11:42am
Bank apologises after planned test of datacentre fire suppression system knocks out servers and storage, leaving Romanian customers unable to access funds
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Documentum co-founder says OpenText sale 'will hurt customers'

IT PRO - News - Tue, 13/09/2016 - 11:37am
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John Newton claims customers will lose out after $1.62bn acquisition

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Black cabs set to get boost from TfL app

BBC News | Technology | UK Edition - Tue, 13/09/2016 - 11:34am
A raft of measures to support the black cab trade amid growing competition from private car hire services is announced by London's mayor.
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DNB and Nordea to merge IT operations for Baltic super bank

Computer Weekly - Latest News - Tue, 13/09/2016 - 11:17am
Two of the Nordic region’s banks will use joint operations, including IT, to help them grow in the Baltic area
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Government ‘not cool enough’ for the best cybersecurity talent, admits MoJ

IT PRO - News - Tue, 13/09/2016 - 11:04am
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Recruiter says best white hat hackers see gov as a "monolithic monster"

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UK SMEs have false sense of cyber security

Computer Weekly - Latest News - Tue, 13/09/2016 - 10:48am
Many small businesses have the mistaken impression that they are safe from cyber attacks and the huge damage they can cause
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Bank of England to buy Apple bonds

BBC News | Technology | UK Edition - Tue, 13/09/2016 - 10:25am
The Bank of England includes Apple on a list of firms that qualify for its new economic stimulus bond-buying scheme.
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Scotland begins new superfast broadband procurement

Computer Weekly - Latest News - Tue, 13/09/2016 - 9:58am
Scottish government issues prior information notice to kick off new procurement to deliver 100% superfast broadband access across the country
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Dubai Culture modernises its datacentre

Computer Weekly - Latest News - Tue, 13/09/2016 - 8:44am
Organisation that brings Dubai’s cultural heritage to life has implemented the latest technologies to support its mission
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Insurance brokers fear regulatory action over SSP Worldwide cloud outage

Computer Weekly - Latest News - Tue, 13/09/2016 - 8:27am
Insurance brokers hit out at disaster recovery arrangements, fearing two-week outage could put them at risk of action by Financial Conduct Authority
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The way of all flash in Asean

Computer Weekly - Latest News - Tue, 13/09/2016 - 12:30am
Are all-flash arrays the hottest storage technology in Asean and is it only a matter of time before flash will replace hard drives for all hot and warm data?
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Australian council removes costly bottleneck with traditional storage architecture

Computer Weekly - Latest News - Tue, 13/09/2016 - 12:30am
Redland City Council chose to return to a traditional storage architecture when it was struggling to get rates notices out in good time
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Beyond the safari

BBC News | Technology | UK Edition - Tue, 13/09/2016 - 12:14am
South Africa's tourism industry is using technology to expand the sector beyond traditional areas and appeal to modern independent travellers.
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Call for broadband speed comparison checking sites

BBC News | Technology | UK Edition - Tue, 13/09/2016 - 12:11am
Consumers should be able to find out the exact broadband speed they might receive at their home rather than just in their local area, councils say.
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Aberdeen City Council begins Swan network roll-out

Computer Weekly - Latest News - Mon, 12/09/2016 - 4:19pm
Aberdeen City Council has begun work on a regional fibre network to enhance digital services under the auspices of the Capita-run Scottish Wide Area Network framework
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