Staying Safe And Secure In The Cloud

Mike Hemes | Posted 01.08.2017 | UK Tech
Mike Hemes

The increased penalties which will be fines for groups of companies of up to €20m or 4% of annual worldwide turnover, whichever is greater - should focus the minds of executives on the challenges of implementing robust cyber defences, but too often this is not the case. Many companies still seem to be unprepared for this important upcoming legislation.

St Pancras: Making Connections

Hubert Da Costa | Posted 19.04.2017 | UK Tech
Hubert Da Costa

I have to travel for business. It's a perk, and sometimes a drawback, of the job. And while I travel, there's nothing more important to me than to stay connected. Connected to work and family, yes, but also connected to 'things'.

Why A $195bn Industry Is Just The Start Of The Cloud Gold Rush

Jon Lucas | Posted 27.04.2017 | UK Tech
Jon Lucas

Cloud computing - where IT resources and services are delivered remotely rather than on local platforms - is one of tech's biggest trends.

Don't Worry A Meteor Isn't About To Hit Us

The Huffington Post UK | Tahira Mirza | Posted 08.03.2016 | UK

At first glance it may seem as though a meteor is about to hit us, but fear not, it's just a cloud! Images of a strangely shaped cloud that resembl...

Emerging With the Cloud

David Richards | Posted 02.03.2017 | UK Tech
David Richards

Inequality is one of the key challenges of our time. In developed and developing countries alike the poorest half of the population often controls less than 10% of the wealth. It is a universal challenge that the whole world must address.

Cloud Bridging The Innovation and Skills Gap

Doug Clark | Posted 15.07.2016 | UK Tech
Doug Clark

For our economy to flourish again we need to stimulate innovation and have the skills to compete on a global stage and cloud can help enable this as it has a comparative low cost of entry compared with traditional methods.

Cloud Isn't Just for Techies Anymore

Doug Clark | Posted 26.01.2015 | UK Tech
Doug Clark

The cloud isn't just for techies anymore. Understanding what's next for cloud computing is crucial for businesses at all levels. Managers are responding to the real opportunities that the cloud offers to develop new business models, forge closer ties with customers and tap into the expertise of employees and partners.

Wearable Technology in the Cloud

Doug Clark | Posted 21.12.2014 | UK Tech
Doug Clark

Wearable technologies - clothing and accessories incorporating computer and electronic technologies - are increasing in popularity and featured highly on the catwalks this season during recent global fashion shows. And it is likely their popularity will continue to grow further as their presence becomes the new 'norm' in our daily lives, appealing not just to computer geeks and fitness fanatics but everyone.

The Government and the Cloud: The Perfect Combination for SMEs

John Davis | Posted 15.11.2014 | UK Tech
John Davis

Today, there is likely to be at least one app that helps with each of these challenges. The tech sector is constantly building cloud applications that help with all sorts of small business needs - taking a look at GetApp reveals over 5,800 app listed.

Clouds Will Make Us Invisible

Dr. Peter Cochrane | Posted 23.04.2014 | UK Tech
Dr. Peter Cochrane

First: social clouds will see all the activities of social networking in virtual space translated into real space. If you know someone virtually and they drift into your real space, our mobile devices recognise this and flag the situation. It will be irresistible not to meet and greet!

12 Things Every SMB Should Know About Security

Allen Scott | Posted 31.03.2014 | UK Tech
Allen Scott

Small and medium businesses are the backbone of the economy, employing more than half of all private sector workers and contributing 50 per cent of UK GDP. Now, imagine you are a cyber criminal and you are picking your next targets.

Where Is Your Stuff?

Allen Scott | Posted 02.02.2014 | UK Tech
Allen Scott

You probably have a sock drawer littered with lonesome socks for which you could swear there used to be a partner. The Internet has become the sock drawer of digital content. The problem with the Internet is that someone else might be wearing the other sock!

Avoiding 'Second Album Syndrome'- Innovation Lessons From Creative Industries

Brendan Flattery | Posted 25.01.2014 | UK Tech
Brendan Flattery

Whether you are a businesses, a band or a creative entrepreneur, sometimes when you start off with a big hit it can be hard to reach the same highs the second time around. It's the classic so called 'second album syndrome'. It is always a challenge to follow up a great success in any sector, whether it's in entertainment, a high street store or business to business software.

The Cloud - A Perfect Forecast

Chloe Watts | Posted 30.12.2013 | UK Tech
Chloe Watts

The cloud differentiates in three ways from traditional hosting, as it is sold for the time the customer needs to use it, its services are flexible and accessible with nothing more than internet access.

Stormchaser Captures Incredible Shots In US

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 11.11.2013 | UK

These incredible shots were captured by Marko Korosec, 31, a storm chaser on a recent month-long trip to the USA. The pictures, which were taken in...

The Perfect Storm

Gary Calcott | Posted 05.11.2013 | UK Tech
Gary Calcott

Until recently, the idea of mobility has been as noteworthy as a grey cloud on the horizon. It's there - and may bring rain in the future - but right now it's nothing to worry about. The outlook is now decidedly different for the development community; the distant cloud that has been lingering on the horizon is fast looking overhead.

PHOTOS: Vote On Your Favourite Pictures Of The Week

Elliot Wagland, Tahira Mirza, Matthew Tucker | Posted 31.08.2013 | UK

The best pictures of the week are chosen by YOU voting on our interactive slideshow. LIKE US ON FACEBOOK | FOLLOW US ON TWITTER Twerking is now ...

Connecting To The Cloud: Explained

The Huffington Post UK | Sarah Bostock | Posted 29.08.2013 | UK Tech

Although you might not have realised, you’ve probably been connecting to the ‘the cloud’ for most of the past decade. The moment that you opened...


Chris Boorman | Posted 06.10.2013 | UK Tech
Chris Boorman

Old fashioned approaches of evaluating technology, which can take months, are not going to cut it in the modern marketing world. This is why more and more marketers are turning to the cloud - in fact I can't recall one conversation I've had with a peer that is only looking at on-premise solutions.

Midsize Businesses Should Make More Use of Cloud Solutions

Reno Charlton | Posted 21.09.2013 | UK Tech
Reno Charlton

Technology has come a long way over recent years with advancements in areas such as broadband, data accessing solutions, and IT benefiting consumers and businesses. However, despite these advancements it seems that many businesses in the UK are continuing to miss out on the benefits due to failure to deploy IT.

Is Cloud the Key to SME Growth?

Fraser Bell | Posted 30.07.2013 | UK Tech
Fraser Bell

SMEs are far from a tried and tested market for what many perceive as complex IT solutions of this type. It's clear that a number of organisations of this size have shied away from embracing the Cloud, despite the fact that many Cloud solutions are developed with SMEs in mind.

The Cloud Is Here to Stay - Now Make It Work for You

Mark Little | Posted 19.06.2013 | UK Tech
Mark Little

As the rate of technological innovation accelerates, we are not only seeing a new generation of digitally enabled, entrepreneurial businesses emerge, but likewise, traditional industries are being disrupted and existing small and medium businesses are being given a renewed competitive advantage.

(PICTURES) Britain Basks In Sunshine...

PA | Posted 05.03.2013 | UK

Large parts of Britain enjoyed sunshine and temperatures in double figures on the mildest day of the year so far. However it may be only a taste of...

Thinking Outside the 'Box'

John Thielens | Posted 17.12.2012 | UK Tech
John Thielens

In an age of Bring Your Own Device, it's easy to see how well-meaning employees might arrive at the concept of Bring Your Own Service, especially when that service is easy-to-use, fast, cheap, and reliable.

Survey: Nobody Knows What Cloud Computing Is

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 30.10.2012 | UK Tech

Cloud computing is one of the tech buzzwords of the decade - but according to a new survey, no one has any idea what it is. Most people actually th...