Data scientists are concerned about the UK’s level of statistical literacy – the basic understanding of what statistics mean and how they relate to a given situation – and the impact it is having on how residents understand major news stories.
The Spring/Summer ‘20 leg of New York Fashion Week (NYFW) kicked off this week, with highly anticipated runway shows using a range of technology to bring a digital experience to the physical catwalk.
Hyundai Motor Group has developed an industrial exoskeleton that functions as a wearable robot to improve the comfort and safety of its factory workers.
The news that Prime Minister Boris Johnson has asked the Queen to suspend parliament has sent shockwaves around the UK political sphere, with the prospect of the longest suspension of parliament in 400 years looming.
The widespread adoption of a hybrid cloud model – using a mixture of on-premises and third-party clouds – is in full effect.
Natwest and RBS customers have been left without access to their online accounts after the two banks were hit by IT issues.
Cloud content management company Box has announced a new set of security controls to make it harder for enterprise customers to accidentally leak data.
Being a digital thinker doesn’t automatically make you successful at digital transformation, according to research published today.
The yearly A-Level results, the highest standard educational qualification in UK schools, have been published today, revealing a growing gender gap in key STEM subjects.
Chipmaker Advanced Micro Devices (AMD) can now count Google and Twitter among its customers for the next generation of its processors used in data centres.
In the midst of the busy summer holiday period, British Airways has been hit with IT issues that have led to numerous flight cancellations, affecting an estimated 25,000 passengers.
Business software behemoth Salesforce has announced that it will acquire field service management (FSM) software company ClickSoftware in a $1.35bn deal.
Despite an extremely tough six months that have seen the electronics giant caught in the crossfire of the US-China trade war, the second quarter Huawei results have been extremely positive.
Modern data-driven applications are rapidly overtaking the capabilities of legacy platforms.
Today has officially been the hottest day in the UK in July on record, with temperatures reaching 36.9°C.
Inadequate office technology is severely harming workplace productivity, sapping over a hundred working hours per person every year, according to research published today.
Data is, as we so often hear, one of the most valuable assets for businesses.
The vast majority of UK tech startups are confident about their growth prospects over the last year, despite a drop in the number planning to hire staff or raise finance.
GDPR set a significant milestone in data regulation and now, just over one year on, it’s clear this historic set of regulations is just the tip of the iceberg.
In June, multinational technology consultancy Infosys opened its Brilliant Basics experience design and innovation studio in London’s creative hub Shoreditch.
The latest Lloyds Bank Business Barometer has shown that although confidence among UK businesses has risen slightly since May, it remains below the long-term average, and according to experts, businesses are increasingly turning to automation to plug the gap.
As the host of this week’s G20 Summit in Osaka, Japanese prime minister Shinzo Abe is determined that the ongoing trade war between the US and China will not derail his plans to start hammering out a new international framework for data governance.
From initial applications and training, to workplace systems and most forms of workplace communication, technology is becoming an integral part of almost every career path. While many employees take for granted the benefits of using technology in the workplace, for some technology risks creating barriers rather than making jobs easier.
Research published today by the Open University has found that the vast majority of companies in the UK face a technological skills gap, prompting Fujitsu’s regional HR director to call for urgent action to be taken on UK digital skills.
Today is World Productivity Day, a day for businesses to rethink their strategies for boosting productivity.
The number of companies undertaking digital transformation projects has surged dramatically in recent years, but according to research published today, a significant minority are failing.
This Thursday is Clean Air Day 2019, a UK initiative which aims to tackle and raise awareness of the important global issue of air pollution.
As London Tech Week kicks off this week, the spotlight is on the UK’s world-renowned tech scene, with 2.1 million people now employed in the sector.
We all start the year with the best intentions: clearing out our inboxes, cleaning our workspaces and planning out the year ahead.
Backed by the French government, the La French Tech initiative aims for Paris, and France in general, to surpass London as Europe’s tech hub.