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Tuesday, July 31, 2012
William Hill reports 14 percent profit growth through online innovation
Betting company William Hill has reported that the employment of online services has increased operating profits of 14 percent and net revenue growth of 11 percent.

Monday, July 23, 2012
Outsourcing contacts hit by Eurozone crisis
Outsourcing contracts have fallen in Europe as uncertainty surrounding the economic stability of the Eurozone.

Friday, July 20, 2012
Failure to invest in IT could prolong recession
Research from IT finance provider Syscap and research from investment and research body Nesta has shown that investment has fallen along with IT innovation and funding.

Thursday, July 19, 2012
Mobile commerce increases 356 percent over a year
Mobile payments via smart phones and tablets increased by 356 percent from the same time last year, according to a IMRG Capgemini report.

Thursday, July 05, 2012
Vodafone and 3 set to merger in Ireland
Vodafone and 3 are close to merging their combined telecommunications infrastructure in Ireland.

Wednesday, July 04, 2012
Live Nation Entertainment moves to private cloud platforms
Ticketmaster operator Live Nation Entertainment which ranks as the third-largest e-commerce company in the USA is moving systems to a private cloud platform.
more brings offshore development team in-house have has reduced software product cycles down from 26 weeks to a 2 week cycle after moving development in-house.