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Thursday, January 05, 2017
The Possibilities of Alexa
AI has been in our homes for years but thanks to Amazon’s Alexa we can now all experience a AI that not long ago would have featured in science fiction.
Wednesday, January 04, 2017
UK Behind on Tech Start-Ups
According to Gary Shapiro, attending the CES tech show, the UK governments support for tech start-ups is embarrassing, trailing France and the Netherlands.
Tuesday, November 22, 2016
Tech Sector Defies Brexit Worries
IBM will triple the number of cloud data centres in Britain according to the company, another boost to the UK tech sector after Brexit.
Government Pledges Faster Broadband Ahead of Crucial Budget
The first Brexit budget will be announced (the first official one anyway) this week as the government will attempt to fit the UK economy for Brexit negotiations.
Thursday, November 17, 2016
Fujitsu Predicts Change in Traditional IT Outsourcing
Speaking to The Register at the Fujitsu Forum trade event in Munich, chief technology officer at Fujitsu, Joseph Reger said: "I don't think Traditional IT outsourcing has had its day completely yet, because that means it would not be a viable business anymore."
Wednesday, November 16, 2016
Amazon Expands Morrison’s Grocery Delivery Deal
Amazon and Morrison’s are continuing their partnership to aim at fast delivery of groceries, in an attempt to shake up the supermarket sector using new technology and speedy customer service.
Fujitsu Partners with Thoughtonomy
Fujitsu has signed a global agreement with Thoughtonomy to add Robotic Process Automation (RPA) to the suite of tools and services that sit within the Fujitsu Global Application Modernization Integration practice.
Tuesday, November 15, 2016
UK’s SMEs Told ‘Adapt to Digital Economy or Pay the Price’
In the 12-month period up to the end of June 2016, the Office for National Statistics estimates that there were almost 6 million instances of online fraud cybercrime in the UK.