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New coding video puts digital skills gap in focus

Makers of a free film on mobile development hope to be a hit with the jobless.

Sep 27, 2016 | Technology News

Ofcom hatches faster Wi-Fi plan

Extra sub-band and airwaves floated to give apps (and users) the fillip they need.

May 17, 2016 | Technology News

Full stop to finish a text sends insincerity

Certain punctuation marks at the end of an SMS find out how sincere 'u' really are.

Dec 17, 2015 | Technology News

Fairy lights, the broadband speed killer

Ofcom warns home Wi-Fi users to be on guard against a small and seasonal foe.

Dec 3, 2015 | Technology News

Ofcom to test broadband providers' treatment of small traders

Communications watchdog prowls the SME market, mulling whether to regulate.

Sep 9, 2014 | Technology News

Micro-firms feel too small to be cyber attacked

Freelancers have their ‘heads in the sand’ when it comes to PC protection.

Jul 24, 2014 | Technology News

Superfast broadband 'to enable home-working revolution'

'Faster internet access will see most Brits work from home a few days a month.'

Nov 14, 2013 | Technology News

Clean out your computer day shouldn’t be lost on freelancers

Backers of an annual day in the US dedicated to PC cleaning say Brits should follow suit.

Feb 11, 2013 | Technology News

'Ripped-off' freelancers prompt agency model re-think

Paying their agents on payday, not up-front, could give TV freelancers fewer sleepless nights.

Dec 23, 2010 | Technology News

'Broadband tax’ to fund ‘Digital Britain’

A new £150m tax take will ensure the digital upgrade includes everyone.

Jun 22, 2009 | Technology News

State pledges broadband for all by 2012

Brown: 'Digital industry and networks to be Britain's backbone for years to come.'

Feb 3, 2009 | Technology News

'Vast risks' posed by data sharing proposal

Privacy group: people's details could soon be shared without their consent.

Jan 29, 2009 | Technology News

Lawyers brace innocent PC users

Copyright thieves lead 'heavy-handed' lawyers up the protocol path.

Nov 6, 2008 | Technology News

Web creator to filter fact from fiction

Sir Tim Berners-Lee plans to clean up his brainchild.

Sep 22, 2008 | Technology News

Trojan authors keep up with the press

Computer criminals are updating age-old social engineering techniques.

Sep 16, 2008 | Technology News

Users get their say about the Web

Ideas about the internet of the future? Policy-makers will hear you now.

Jun 10, 2008 | Technology News

Skype woos small businesses

Dedicated package for small firms aims to cut the cost of calling.

Aug 30, 2007 | Technology News

Creatives on the edge of their inbox

Obsessing over send/receive is a drag on creative types’ productivity.

Aug 14, 2007 | Technology News

Google cuts cookie time

Search leader will issue cookies with a two-year lifespan.

Jul 24, 2007 | Technology News

Video gamers join professional league

Fifa & CS players will be nicely compensated for their sore thumbs.

Jun 20, 2007 | Technology News

Watchdog savages Google over privacy

Search giant is an ‘endemic’ threat to personal privacy – report.

Jun 13, 2007 | Technology News

Bosses use YouTube to recruit talent

Companies let job-seekers nosy ‘behind their closed doors’ via the video giant.

Jun 7, 2007 | Technology News

Firms can banish their IT woes

Technical aid: know what to buy and who to call when it goes wrong.

May 31, 2007 | Technology News

Micro firms driving VoIP adoption

The capital’s smallest firms are leading the VoIP revolution.

Mar 30, 2007 | Technology News

Entrepreneur 'makes spammers pay £1300'

We were only marketing, claims a firm paying out record damages for junk.

Mar 8, 2007 | Technology News

Beware: crooks pose as Valentine's Day admirers

Too good to be true? Don’t let a scammer break your heart on Feb 14.

Feb 14, 2007 | Technology News

How to safeguard your identity

Expert says take action now so you don't lose your life tomorrow.

Feb 2, 2007 | Technology News

Device to store 'lifetime of memories by 2026'

Experts say PCs will help humans get more from their memories.

Dec 20, 2006 | Technology News

Cyber chums 'as valuable as real people'

Study confirms the unique importance of folk you're unlikely to ever meet.

Dec 14, 2006 | Technology News

Internet can 'make or break' small firms at Xmas

Will a stampede of seasonal visitors force your website to buckle?

Nov 30, 2006 | Technology News