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Hard Brexit means hell for IT distributors
Published in News
Monday, 15 October 2018 12:06

Hard Brexit means hell for IT distributors


Better to have your Brexit soft

A hard Brexit would hurt IT  distribution according to Canalys president and CEO Steve Brazier.

UK Parliament calls first non-human witness
Published in AI
Monday, 15 October 2018 12:01

UK Parliament calls first non-human witness


Asking a robot about AI

The UK Parliament has announced that it will ask a robot about AI issues.

Panasonic flees London
Published in News
Thursday, 30 August 2018 12:27

Panasonic flees London


The UK is not going to be a Euro hub any more

Panasonic is to move its European headquarters from London to Amsterdam in October to avoid potential tax problems linked to Brexit.

iPhone users left out of Europe scheme
Published in News
Thursday, 21 June 2018 15:25

iPhone users left out of Europe scheme


Use Android, UK government says

A scheme to allow European Union citizens who want to stay in the UK after the country leaves next year will exclude people who use iPhones from registering.

Trump and Brexit campaigners exploited Facebook hack
Published in News


Gaming the elections using 21st tech

Two of the great election surprises of the 21st century, the election of Donald Trump and the successful Brexit campaign might have been the result of a rather good Facebook hack.

UK could lose Galileo access
Published in News
Tuesday, 14 February 2017 11:46

UK could lose Galileo access


Thanks to Brexit the sun will go around the earth again


The UK is likely to be shut out of the much improved Euro GPS system when it is finally launched and forced to lean on whatever the US government allows it to play with.

Post Brexit UK will not benefit from EU global roaming rules
Published in Mobiles


But at least they will have £350 million a week to spend on health

It looks like the UK moves to exit the EU will mean that Britons won’t benefit from a new clampdown on mobile phone roaming costs within the EU once Brexit has been implemented.

UK saved from snooping by European court
Published in News
Wednesday, 21 December 2016 13:12

UK saved from snooping by European court


Irony thy name is Britannia

A top Brexit fan has taken the UK government to the European Court over its snooping laws and won.

IBM goes against Brexit fears
Published in News
Tuesday, 22 November 2016 12:39

IBM goes against Brexit fears


Triple the number of UK data centres

While some companies are planning to leave the UK if it follows through on its plan to leave the EU, IBM is going the opposite direction and said it will triple the number of data centers it has in the country.

Singapore poaching UK FinTech experts
Published in News
Wednesday, 16 November 2016 12:20

Singapore poaching UK FinTech experts


Brexit side effect

The UK trying to leave the European Union is opening up an opportunity for Singapore to recruit talent for its ambitious plans to become a leading financial technology hub.