Majority would pay extra for better home Wi-Fi

A new survey has found that 77 per cent of households would pay more money in return for better Wi-Fi coverage at home.

Brexit a chance to reposition digital sector

A new report has called upon the UK to use Brexit as an opportunity to position the country as a digital world leader.

£4m for congestion cutting tech products

The Department for Transport is awarding £4 million for tech projects that will help cut congestion, speed up journeys and clean up the environment

UK search engines to demote pirate websites

Search engine giants Google and Microsoft's Bing have signed up to a voluntary code of practice that will ensure websites containing illegal content are demoted in internet users’ search results.

Lack of council BYOD policy puts data at risk

The high number of local authorities without a BYOD policy exposes the public sector to the risk of data leaks, a FOI request has shown.

Half of London councils to refresh outdated IT

A FOI request conducted has revealed that over half of London boroughs are currently planning to replace their IT infrastructure.

London based NCSC can benefit all regions

Ben Gummer has assured that the UK’s new National Cyber Security Centre will bolster British cyber capability across all regions of the UK.

NCSC to open in London

The National Cyber Security Centre (NCSC), a facility targeted at protecting the UK against cyber-attacks and overseen by parent body GCHQ, is set to be opened in London by HM the Queen.

School cyber clubs to address future skill shortage

A new programme has been created to offer intensive cyber security training to address the risk of a future cyber skills shortage.

Research has shown that the print estate is largely being left behind when it comes to local authority cloud adoption.

Minister for the Cabinet Office Ben Gummer has launched the Government Transformation Strategy to improve online public services.

Southwark Council has announced plans to join a shared IT service with two other London local authorities.

The Crown Commercial Services (CCS) has launched a new framework aimed at giving public sector and government organisations access to managed print and digital services.

A report conducted by Reform has outlined that the increasing advances in technology, means that managers could develop ‘leaner and better performing’ workforces which would ultimately deliver better public services.

A town council in Devon has been held to ransom by hackers demanding £300 in return for public data.

The government's ability to protect the UK from cyber attacks is undermined by the ‘chaotic’ handling of personal data breaches, MPs say.