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Samsung creates business arm to target the enterprise

IT PRO - News - Wed, 18/03/2015 - 12:23pm
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Samsung Business will handle all the phone maker's work-oriented products and services

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Google wants self-drive cars by 2020

BBC News | Technology | UK Edition - Wed, 18/03/2015 - 12:02pm
Google's head of its self-drive car project reveals the real reason he wants self-drive cars standard on roads in five years.
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Free Windows 10 for China pirates

BBC News | Technology | UK Edition - Wed, 18/03/2015 - 11:42am
Chinese people using pirated versions of Microsoft Windows will be able to get a free upgrade to Windows 10.
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Facebook lets you transfer money via Messenger

IT PRO - News - Wed, 18/03/2015 - 11:22am
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Social network enables users to send cash to friends for free

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Public sector slow to pick up on the internet of things, says Gartner

Computer Weekly - Latest News - Wed, 18/03/2015 - 11:00am
A Gartner report predicts smart city deployments will be heavily skewed towards the private sector, leaving the public sector trailing
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Security Think Tank: People and process remain the soft underbelly of banks

Computer Weekly - Latest News - Wed, 18/03/2015 - 10:30am
Does the theft of $1bn from global financial firms by the Carbanak gang show it is time to seek new technologies or improve business processes?
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Satya Nadella: Every business will be a software business

Computer Weekly - Latest News - Wed, 18/03/2015 - 10:30am
Digitisation may the buzzword business leaders are trying to grasp, but Microsoft has begun its journey to build a digitisation product portfolio
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Blipfoto assets sale deal close

BBC News | Technology | UK Edition - Wed, 18/03/2015 - 10:01am
A group of investors from the Polaroid group is named as the preferred bidder for Edinburgh-based online photo-sharing site Blipfoto.
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Premera hack exposes 11 million financial and medical records

Computer Weekly - Latest News - Wed, 18/03/2015 - 9:45am
US health insurance firm Premera Blue Cross reveals an IT systems breach, exposing financial and medical records of 11 million customers
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Most UK consumers worried about how personal data is shared

Computer Weekly - Latest News - Wed, 18/03/2015 - 9:09am
A survey by the ICO shows 85% of UK consumers are concerned about how their personal details are passed on or sold to other organisations
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Alibaba app enables people to make mobile payments using selfie

Computer Weekly - Latest News - Wed, 18/03/2015 - 9:00am
E-commerce giant Alibaba has demonstrated an app that will allow mobile shoppers to use selfies as authentication when making payments
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VIDEO: Darpa creates dark web search engine

BBC News | Technology | UK Edition - Wed, 18/03/2015 - 8:39am
The Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency has created a search engine that can analyse the dark web.
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Six technology companies to hasten the demise of retail bank giants

Computer Weekly - Latest News - Wed, 18/03/2015 - 8:13am
UK retail banks are under pressure from regulation, costs and increasing competition
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Tiger-tagging app to boost tracking

BBC News | Technology | UK Edition - Wed, 18/03/2015 - 7:13am
A new iPad app is asking users to "tag" tigers in images gathered from the internet, to help researchers with counting and tracking the animals.
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The online dating site sued for targeting married people

BBC News | Technology | UK Edition - Wed, 18/03/2015 - 12:59am
The online dating site sued for targeting married people
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Starbucks #RaceTogether campaign mocked

BBC News | Technology | UK Edition - Tue, 17/03/2015 - 8:59pm
A Starbucks PR campaign to unite customers with conversations about race appears to have backfired, as the company's big roll-out was mocked on Twitter.
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Pirate Bay’s tie-up with CloudFlare allows UK access

IT PRO - News - Tue, 17/03/2015 - 7:18pm
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Users of the service will no longer need to use a proxy browser to overcome ISP blocks

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Bacteria programmed to find tumours

BBC News | Technology | UK Edition - Tue, 17/03/2015 - 7:14pm
Tal Danino opens Ted 2015 with a talk about programmable bacteria that can find tumours in the liver.
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TfL marks six months of contactless tube payments

IT PRO - News - Tue, 17/03/2015 - 6:37pm
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The company said support from Microsoft's .NET and SQL servers have played a big part in its success

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Liquidators called in to Blipfoto

BBC News | Technology | UK Edition - Tue, 17/03/2015 - 6:24pm
Edinburgh-based online photo-sharing business Blipfoto has gone into liquidation, it is confirmed.
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