Schoolchildren in Leeds are the first to get their hands on production models of the bare-bones Raspberry Pi computer.

Findings from the latest Information Security Breaches Survey (ISBS) report from Pricewaterhouse Coopers (PwC) show UK businesses have been slow to react to the security risks created by the use of emerging technologies like smartphones, tablets and social networking.

The Royal Courts (RCJ) of Justice’s £12.5m eWorking system, which was supposed to improve the flow of information from court users across the RCJ by enabling them to submit files electronically, has been axed after months of poor implementation and low user uptake.

A flexible-working pilot by O2, which saw most of the headquarters’ staff stay away from the office, has been branded an ‘astonishing success’ by the company.

Chancellor George Osborne was in London’s Tech City to open the new Google Campus, which is now officially the largest purpose built space for startups in Europe.

Cambridgeshire county council is to launch a bring your own device (BYOD) pilot, which will allow 50 employees to access corporate resources on their own devices.

Ministers have announced a variety of innovative projects designed to increase volunteering and charitable donations through technology

The Cabinet Office and Oracle have signed a new deal that will deliver millions in savings by 2015, the Minister for the Cabinet Office, Francis Maude, has announced.

George Osborne has announced a larger-than-expected cut in corporation tax to 22p over the next three years, in a budget which he said would help the country "earn its way in the world".

Hampshire and Oxfordshire county councils are planning an ICT partnership that would see them supporting each other in the use of different systems.

The Foreign and Commonwealth Office is to spend up to £350m to help develop a new desktop ICT infrastructure to benefit its world offices.

Government IT contracts will be broken down to enable small and medium enterprises (SMEs) to win more business from government, it has been announced

The Isle of Man (IoM) government has completed its transition to a hybrid cloud system, which will deliver savings of approximately £250,000 a year.

HM Revenue and Customs is setting up a cyber crime team to tackle criminals targeting its online systems

CESG, the UK Government’s National Technical Authority for Information Assurance, and Becrypt, a leading data security provider, are pleased to announce the first product to be certified under CESG’s Commercial Product Assurance scheme.

Over two thirds (69 per cent) of Public Servants who consider themselves well-informed about the Public Services Network (PSN) regard its adoption to be important or very important to their organisation’s efficiency programme, according to new research published by BT.