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Apple and COVID-19 drive QR code innovation

Heavy hitters from Apple to government agencies to major banks are leaning in on QR code tech to improve disease tracking, touchless payments and much more.

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The Complete Guide to Collaboration Software

We share some of our favourite collaboration tools, how vendors and businesses have responded to the pandemic, and best practice around remote working and the security requirements that comes with it.

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The Complete Guide to Videoconferencing

Computerworld conducted a series of group video calls via Cisco Webex Meetings, Google Meet, LogMeIn GoToMeeting, Microsoft Teams and Zoom to try to discover which system provides the best service for the millions of people around the...

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What next for Apple retail?

Until we get COVID-19 testing and vaccination sorted out, main streets and malls will be quiet for a while.

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The Complete Guide to how IT can respond to the coronavirus

We take a look at the impact COVID-19 has had on organizations across the globe and how technology is allowing both employers and employees to overcome the disruption and ensure business continues as normal, including guides to the...

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The Complete Guide to Online Learning

We highlight some of the top new online learning platforms, as we hear from the likes of Pluralsight, Coursera and Udacity, and the most in-demand IT skills they are serving.

Top software failures in recent history

The biggest software failures in recent history including ransomware attacks, IT outages and data leakages that have affected some of the biggest companies and millions of customers around the world

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The Complete Guide to Enterprise Technology Trends in 2020

Here we have rounded up some key predictions for the year ahead, covering everything from the ongoing development of 5G connectivity across the UK and beyond, to the hottest trends in artificial intelligence and open source technology....

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The Complete Guide to GDPR

Whether you treat GDPR as a threat, an opportunity, or a mix of the two, every organization needs to be compliant with the rules. Here is our complete guide to GDPR.

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The Complete Guide to Sustainability

The relationship between the technology industry and the climate crisis.

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Walmart launches ‘world’s largest’ blockchain-based freight-and-payment network

Walmart Canada's blockchain hits the sweet spot for the supply chain industry as it solves issues such as invoice dispute resolution and real-time data distribution.

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The Complete Guide to Open Banking

The fundamentals of open banking as it happens here in the UK: its origins and what key industry players need to consider when it comes to the opportunities and threats the regulation brings.

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Inside Sainsbury's wildly ambitious data democratisation plans

The retailer is embarking on a group-wide data migration effort as it looks to offer customers more seamless, personalised shopping experiences and give its employees frictionless access to the data they need

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The Complete Guide to Cloud Migration

A selection of real-world stories of enterprise cloud migrations, from all-in moves to key databases or applications.

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Gartner sees blockchain as ‘transformational’ across industries – in 5 to 10 years

CIOs have to continue to educate execs and senior leaders about blockchain opportunities and challenges and continue to develop proofs of concept to test its business worthiness, the research firm says.

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The Complete Guide to IT in the NHS

We delve inside the government's healthtech unit.

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Why blockchain, despite some early success, remains a corporate enigma

While the benefits of blockchain seem straightforward, the nuances around implementing it — including adding business partners to a network, integrating it with legacy systems and navigating uncertain regulatory waters — make its...

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The State of Enterprise Security

We analyse the state of cybersecurity within UK organisations including key threats, main investment areas, and what is driving the security agenda within the business.

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