Boardrooms have finally started giving encryption the attention...

Thales’ latest encryption trends report shows business leaders are finally taking note


Five tips to keep your business safe from the next global...

Pete Turner from Avast shares his tips on how to stay secure


News Roundup: WannaCry, Google I/O, and Chelsea’s free

A roundup of the week’s tech new including drone base jumping, Chicken VR, and Sina Weibo.


Quiz of the week: 19th May

Test your knowledge of the week’s tech news


Quotes of the Week: “We would have had years to prepare...

Some of the best quotes from the tech industry this week.


Why WannaCry might make Microsoft cry in China

China’s reliance on illegitimate software means it was hit even harder than the west


My day in the Jeff Bezos and Amazon forest

Our reporter accidentally on purpose spent 24 hours in the properties of one of the world’s largest companies


The thorny issue of internet freedom across Africa

Human right and internet freedom are loaded terms anywhere in the world but perhaps nowhere more so that in Africa


Could blockchain solve the threat of ransomware?

Ian Smith, CEO of Gospel Technology, argues a new data culture is coming, one where the value of data is understood and realised.


Instant Messaging: A threat hiding in plain sight

Thomas Fischer discusses the security implications of IM


What to expect from Google I/O 2017

What will the search giant reveal at its annual developer conference this week?


People & processes (not patches) responsible for WannaCry...

Andrew Douthwaite of VirtualArmour describes how WannaCry spread and what we can learn from all this


Three important takeaways from the biggest global cyberattack...

What can we learn from the rapid global spread of the WannaCry programme?


News Roundup: Buses, Build, and cyber-boats

A roundup of the week’s tech new including brains, Bitcoins and chicken nuggets.

Quiz of the week: 12th May

Test your knowledge of the week’s tech news

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