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DWP extends HP hosting deal under Accord contract

IT PRO - News - Thu, 19/02/2015 - 12:00pm
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Department is experiencing issues transitioning IT to another hosting service, analyst claims

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'Revenge porn' mogul pleads guilty

BBC News | Technology | UK Edition - Thu, 19/02/2015 - 11:56am
Hunter Moore, who ran IsAnyoneUp.com, admits hacking and identity theft and faces between two and seven year in prison.
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Dutch bank ABN Amro outsources digital transformation to Infosys

Computer Weekly - Latest News - Thu, 19/02/2015 - 11:50am
Dutch banking giant ABN Amro has outsourced IT services to Indian supplier Infosys to improve its digital credentials
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Lenovo causes stir with HTTPS-breaking Superfish adware

Computer Weekly - Latest News - Thu, 19/02/2015 - 11:28am
Lenovo’s pre-installation of Superfish software on its computers has introduced a security vulnerability, warn security researchers
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Apple accused of poaching staff from car battery-making rival

IT PRO - News - Thu, 19/02/2015 - 10:42am
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A123 Systems claims the iPad maker has lured staff, despite non-compete clauses, to work on its battery plans

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HTTP/2 web protocol set to make the internet faster

IT PRO - News - Thu, 19/02/2015 - 10:39am
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The first update to HTTP in 15 years receives approval

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Jamie Oliver website “safe to use” after serving malware

Computer Weekly - Latest News - Thu, 19/02/2015 - 10:30am
Celebrity chef Jamie Oliver’s website is declared safe after hackers used it to serve up malware that could take control of visitors' computers
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Lenovo stops shipping Superfish adware with consumer devices

IT PRO - News - Thu, 19/02/2015 - 10:22am
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Superfish adware had potential to make browser data available to hackers

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VIDEO: Can a 'smart' bed help your child sleep?

BBC News | Technology | UK Edition - Thu, 19/02/2015 - 9:50am
A new bed could be able to monitor the sleep patterns of children through its connection to smartphone and tablet apps.
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Samsung to take on Apple in payments

Computer Weekly - Latest News - Thu, 19/02/2015 - 9:45am
Mobile phone giant Samsung has acquired mobile payments startup LoopPay
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Five ways to prepare a company board for a cyber breach

Computer Weekly - Latest News - Thu, 19/02/2015 - 9:15am
Five key things that boards need to do to stop their businesses leaking like sieves and potentially going to the wall
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Is email broken?

BBC News | Technology | UK Edition - Thu, 19/02/2015 - 9:04am
From Snapchat to Slack - new apps challenge email's supremacy
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How random is a random playlist?

BBC News | Technology | UK Edition - Thu, 19/02/2015 - 12:01am
Does your music player's 'random' button actually do what it says?
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Facebook reveals virtual reality app plans

IT PRO - News - Wed, 18/02/2015 - 9:42pm
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The company will encourage social users to share their experiences and environments with friends

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Google at centre of Android antitrust complaint in Russia

IT PRO - News - Wed, 18/02/2015 - 8:52pm
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A Russian search engine claims Google's inclusion on Android devices breaches competition regulations

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New HTTP/2 protocol to speed up web

BBC News | Technology | UK Edition - Wed, 18/02/2015 - 7:09pm
The HTTP/2 protocol, which is promised to speed up webpage loading and make the web more secure, has been approved by internet engineers.
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Samsung TVs fail to encrypt voices

BBC News | Technology | UK Edition - Wed, 18/02/2015 - 6:51pm
Samsung acknowledges that some of its smart TVs upload voice commands to the internet in an unencrypted form, making it easier to hack the data.
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Brocade sets up SDN and NFV research team in UK

Computer Weekly - Latest News - Wed, 18/02/2015 - 5:00pm
Brocade is to base a new SDN and NFV research and development team in the UK
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Home Office U-turn sees core police IT staying in Whitehall

Computer Weekly - Latest News - Wed, 18/02/2015 - 4:46pm
The Home Office has made a U-turn over plans for a new Police ICT Company by retaining control of several of the most important IT systems
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Fingerprint authentication protects youngsters from themselves

Computer Weekly - Latest News - Wed, 18/02/2015 - 4:30pm
The use of fingerprint authentication for banking will save young people from sharing their banking details with others
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