Social media companies ‘failing young’ on cyber bullying

Social media companies’ failure to tackle cyber bullying is putting the mental health of children and young people at risk.

New 4G ESN achieves first successful demonstration

The new 4G Emergency Services Network (ESN) system has achieved its first successful demonstration over a live public mobile network.

New digital platform for Birmingham City Council

Birmingham City Council has chosen Jadu’s Continuum CXM platform to deliver a new digital platform for its residents and businesses.

Threats of AI highlighted in new report

A number of technology leaders have warned that those designing AI systems need to do more to mitigate possible misuses of their technology.

Recycling information available on app in Ealing

Residents in Ealing can now use a new app to quickly and easily access all manner of information about recycling in the borough.

Cyber Aware highlights Brits online naivety

The government's Cyber Aware campaign has highlighted how the majority of Britons are sending personal data via online messaging.

Councils left unprepared for cyber attacks

A new report has found that over 25 per cent of UK councils have had their computer systems breached in the past five years.

Church spires to boost rural digital connectivity

The Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport says that church spires will be used to boost digital connectivity in rural areas.

Bristol trust begin to record patient data on mobiles

University Hospitals Bristol NHS Foundation Trust has begun using mobile electronic devices to record patient observations.

New deal to automate financial in Norwich

Norwich City Council has signed a five year deal with Advanced to kick-start the digital transformation of its financial and HR operations.

New tech to detect terrorist content online

The Home Office and ASI Data Science have announced the development of new technology to automatically detect terrorist content online.

DCMS will ensure what is illegal offline is illegal online

Theresa May has announced plans to review laws and make sure that what is illegal offline is illegal online as she marks Safer Internet Day.

Every NHS trust has failed tests for cyber security

The Department of Health has said all 200 trusts tested have failed to meet the standard required for cyber security.

Young people in care benefit from social media

New research has suggested that young people in care benefit from the support gained via social media networks.

Government must make young people safer online

The NSPCC has criticised the government for failing to implement half of its recommendations to make young people safer online.

Online information for council parking services weak

Council parking services should improve their provision of online information and services, offering a particularly poor service for drivers with disabilities.