Tag: UK

DCMS Cyber Security Breaches Survey 2020

Half of UK businesses faced cyber security threats last year but many lack the skills to respond effectively

BT confirms it is providing data to the government on citizen movements

An increasing number of countries are looking at how they can use mobile phone data and apps to track movements and ensure compliance

BT to sell French and LATAM domestic operations

Computacenter snaps up BT’s French domestic operations, as CHI buys fibre networks, data centres, teleports and domestic operations in 16 LATAM countries

The bandwidth hog rides again

As Netflix reduces its bit rate to ease congestion, the issue of intelligent traffic management rises up the agenda once more

TfL announces 4G for Jubilee line

Intends to rollout 4G across entire network in next 5 years

Why the BBC’s portrayal of a white, male American internet is inaccurate and offensive

The BBC has a responsibility to portray issues accurately, but its docuflix on “Dirty Streaming” was irresponsible, inaccurate and biased

CityFibre announces accelerated network rollout

36 new locations for FTTP in UK, 5,000 construction jobs created

Broadband Genie reveals best broadband networks in UK

Hyperoptic, Zen Internet, Sky Broadband and the Post Office all win awards for broadband services

Dialog snaps up Adesto for $500 million

Adesto supports Dialog’s expansion into smart buildings and industrial automation (Industry 4.0) markets

Lumeon launches patient discharge solution to improve care and save money

Solution aids co-ordination of discharge and reduces readmission rates

UK cannot afford to dither on AI

Government needs to ignore Digital Luddites, quickly agree an ethical framework and retrain workforce

UK government moots new IoT rules

Indicates it intends to replace voluntary code with enforceable rules

Roaming charges to return after Brexit – pull the other one!

There are strong commercial and strategic reasons why this is bogus news