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Should BT be forced to separate from Openreach?

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Should BT be forced to separate from Openreach?

BT, Vodafone, Virgin Media and Sky all have their say on whether BT should be separated from its network infrastructure arm


Top-10 worst computers

There's been some truly ghastly rubbish made since Colossus cracked its first wartime code

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The 5 best TED Talks for IT professionals

Computing presents a rundown of the most relevant TED Talks for senior IT people

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The IT Leaders 100 list 2015

Computing's definitive list of the top UK-based CIOs, CTOs, IT directors and other IT leaders for 2015 is here!

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Opera Software to turn Chinese in $1.2bn buyout

Chinese consortium keen to pay a premium for Chrome clone browser company


Fixes for Flash flaws in IE and Edge browsers in Microsoft's latest Patch Tuesday updates

It's that time of the month, again

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Bromley Council selects BT to provide computer and data centre services in £9m contract

Bromley Council used the procurement framework agreement set up by the Tri-borough partnership of councils to choose a supplier

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The Internet of Things can help TfL to solve congestion problems, says CIO Steve Townsend

Tfl CIO Townsend explains how the organisation is deploying sensors and Bluetooth beacons to improve its services


Snoopers' charter slammed by Parliament's Intelligence and Security Committee

Draft Investigatory Powers Bill riddled with problems - new draft expected 'by the end of February'. Rinse/repeat

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HMRC puts tax in the cloud with DataCentred’s OpenStack platform

The government’s digital tax platform will be hosted in a public cloud

5G services will transform the mobile landscape

BT touts technology as 5G saviour for mobile operators

Tests hit speeds of 150-200Mbps for ‘fronthaul’ connections


Internet of Things heading towards its 'Melissa moment', warns Bastille CEO Chris Rouland

It's only a matter of time!

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Skype hit by T9000 malware threat that can record video and text chats

Palo Alto Networks uncovers new security threat to Microsoft's Skype service


Microsoft demos DevOps capabilities with updates to Azure Stack Technical Preview

Microsoft previews developer services that will run on its Azure platform for inside customer data centres

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France orders Facebook to stop tracking non-users or risk fines

Company also still using Safe Harbour framework to oversee data transfers

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