Sunday, September 27, 2020
SMEs resorting to CCJ in order to get paid

UK SMEs resorting to court to get paid

Software as a Service vendor Ormsby Street has said that UK SMEs are increasingly being forced to use the UK court system in order to get paid. The company who provides...
Rod Drury gives bullish opening to Xerocon London 2016 audience

Xero rising at Xerocon London 2016

At Xerocon London 2016, Xero Chief Executive Rod Drury was as bullish as ever although it's difficult to think of a keynote where he is anything else. The audience was treated...
Xero announces integration with PowerBI

Xero users get Power-BI big data boost 

At Xerocon London 2016, Gary Turner, UK Managing Director, Xero announced an integration with Microsoft that would allow Xero users to take advantage of PowerBI. The announcement made on stage was...
Challenges of IoT

HCL face challenges of IoT adoption with Microsoft

HCL Technologies has announced that it will open an Incubation center in Redmond to take advantage of the Microsoft Azure IoT suite to help companies answer the challenges of IoT adoption. The...
Pro4U_plus_IFS (Source IFS, Pro4U, Wikicommons)

IFS grabs business consultancy Pro4U

The implementation of ERP solutions is no longer about the installing software and rolling it out across a business. IFS appear to be recognising this and, at least in Sweden, have grabbed...
Becrypt warns on risk of IP theft

Loss of IP is a serious business threat

UK security vendor Becrypt has released a white paper looking at the risks to businesses from the loss of Intellectual Property (IP) and confidential information. The paper, which can be downloaded...
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Expensify launches in Europe with FOC expenses

To celebrate the opening of its UK office in London, the first in Europe, Expensify is offering new European customers its cloud-based expense reporting solution free of charge until the end...
EEF voices manufacturer concerns over connectivity for Industry 4.0

Broadband issues threaten manufacturers

The EEF reports that manufacturers are suffering from problems with the UK digital infrastructure. Their primary concern is that the UK will be unable to compete in what is being called...
Preem selects Infor M3 as ERP solution Henrik Sendelbach [CC BY-SA 3.0 (], via Wikimedia Commons

Preem replaces mainframe ERP with Infor M3

Preem, the largest fuel company in Sweden has selected Infor M3 to help simplify their ERP solution across the business. This will be an important part of the SVAR program. The SVAR...
Maptitude offers solution for Business Mapping users

Google Earth loses parcels and traffic

Google Earth Pro (GE Pro) customers are beginning to live life without access to three layers that were increasingly popular in the US. The US Parcels Data, Daily Traffic Counts and...


Elia Group

Elia Group + Energy Web launch partnership based around EW-DOS

Elia Group and Energy Web (EW) are to partner in a multi-year strategy. This will focus on testing and validating the technological promises of...
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MineralTree raises $50 million and makes double acquisition

Payments automation solution provider Mineral Tree has raised $50 million in a Series D funding round. It was led by existing investors Great Hill...
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atSpoke doubles down on Slack integration

atSpoke continues to enhance its workplace operations platform. Its latest announcement sees further enhancements to the atSpoke for Slack integration. It builds on announcements...
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Report highlights CMS digital experience innovation gap

Contentful has released results of the industry’s largest-ever survey of digital leaders and content creators. While 90% of respondents believe delivering digital experiences is...
ConnectWise launches bug bounty programme (Image Credit: Gerd Altmann from Pixabay)

ConnectWise launches bug bounty programme

ConnectWise has launched a bug bounty programme to improve the quality of its software. The programme will be managed by HackerOne, who run programmes...
TikTok spreading scam apps for iOS and Android (Image Credit: Peggy und Marco Lachmann-Anke from Pixabay)

TikTok accounts spreading scam apps for iOS and Android

Avast has discovered rogue TikTok accounts promoting adware scam apps on iOS and Android. To compound matters, these are apps that have been approved...

HIBCC and Chronicled offer HIN data integration within MediLedger blockchain

HIBCC (the Health Industry Business Communications Council) is partnering with Chronicled to make its Health Industry Number (HIN) System available to registered HIN licensees....

Salesforce announces Digital 360 – transforming customer engagement

Salesforce has launched Digital 360, a new platform bringing together key components and new innovations in the Salesforce Customer 360. The solution helps digital...
Will DisrupTor help take down more dark web marketplaces? (Image Credit: Gerd Altmann from Pixabay )

Will DisrupTor help take down more dark web marketplaces?

DisrupTor, a joint operation between the US Department of Justice, Europol and other JCODE members struck yesterday. It has resulted in over 176 arrests,...

Hedera now processes 1.5M transactions/day, surpassing Ethereum

Hedera Hashgraph is delivering on significant milestones - achieved during the first year of availability of open access of its network (in September, 2019)....
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Home office under fire for 120% surge in data loss incidents

The UK Home Office recorded a 120% surge in data loss incidents over the two most recent financial years. There were 1,895 individual incidents...
Would you ransomware test your IT infrastructure? (Image Credit: Michael Geiger on Unsplash)

Would you ransomware test your IT infrastructure?

Ransomware attacks continue to proliferate, and organisations continue to pay to get their data back. In the last week, the UK National Cyber Security...

HPB hardware random numbers decentralised applications

The HPB blockchain proposes a distributed and verifiable hardware random number solution with a designed-in incentive mechanism. This emerges from a blockchain project combining...
Rise in outbound email drives increase in data breaches (Image Credit: Damir Kopezhanov on Unsplash)

Rise in outbound email drives increase in data breaches

A rise in outbound email, driven by COVID-19 and work from home, is being blamed for an increase in data breaches. Overall, 93% of...