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UK government testing ‘electric highways’ technology

First of their kind trials will take place in the UK later this year, as ‘electric highways’ technology is tested to see if it...

Internet companies to comply with new EU cyber security law

A new EU cyber security law is poised to force internet companies such as Cisco, Google and Amazon to adopt tough security measures and...

Experts argue need for urgent overhaul of 999 services

Published 6 August 2015, Ofcom’s ‘Communications Market Report’ discloses that smartphones have become the hub of UK citizens’ daily lives. Now technology experts are arguing...

Lack of software testing blamed in Australian government child abuse reports case

Australia’s Queensland government is blaming a lack of software testing for an IT malfunction that saw 644 reports of suspected child abuse misdirected, and...

UK energy industry criticises government proposals for smart meter testing

As we move towards the UK government’s goal of all households having smart meters installed by 2012, the recently proposed testing methods have come...

New report from Beecham Research shows smart cities need intelligent platforms to thrive

Smart city projects focused on solving specific problems such as pollution, traffic and parking will be replaced by a more holistic approach that looks...

NASA receives secure coding learning program for developers

NASA space and ground systems developers will be trained by Safari, a leading global platform for technology and business learning. The “Secure Coding and...

EXIN and Huawei join together to promote e-Competences Framework

Opening up a new route for the development of ICT competences, EXIN and Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd are joining forces for the development of...

Not-so-smart cities?

Great Britain has embarked on an ambitious plan to replace the electric and gas meters in people’s homes and businesses with ‘smart’ devices that...

BCS calls for more MPs to grasp the technological challenges the UK faces

As it unveils a series of Ministerial briefing papers, BCS, The Chartered Institute for IT, is calling on all MPs and policy makers to...

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