UK councils show worrying laxity in AI usage policies
FOI data reveal a 'shocking' laxity among UK councils in regulating workplace Artificial Intelligence (AI) usage, with three-quarters lacking usage policies and over a third permitting AI use without policy.
Rising fraudulent ads on search engines prompt calls for vigilance
Rising instances of fraudulent software ads on search engines lead to heightened scrutiny and calls for user vigilance, warns cybersecurity firm Oxylabs.
Fintech leaders urging stricter AI laws at recent summit
Fintech leaders urge UK regulators to impose stricter AI laws to foster confidence and responsible usage in financial services.
More & Tangerine to align with Teleco Financial Hardship Standard 2024
More and Tangerine adapting to Telecommunications Financial Hardship Industry Standard 2024, affirming commitment to affordability and accessibility of services amid financial challenges.
Great Office Return sees 92% of firms initiate mandatory in-office policy
Amid the 2023 'Year of the Great Office Return', 92% of UK firms enacted mandatory in-office policies leading to 40% reinstating a full workweek, despite notable commuting costs and disruptions.
AgSmart Connect to launch crucial agri-tech adoption research
Understanding Farmer Literacy and Adoption of Agri-Innovation in Australia research to be unveiled at AgSmart Connect event, revealing key insights into Aussie farmers' interaction with agri-tech.
EU chief urges Europe to boost AI initiatives at Davos
EU Chief Ursula von der Leyen urges Europe to increase AI adoption for competitiveness at the World Economic Forum.
Darren Gladman becomes Energy Policy Manager at SMA Australia
Climate and energy policy veteran, Darren Gladman, assumes the pivotal role of Energy Policy and Regulatory Manager at SMA Australia, aiming to effect climate-friendly energy reforms.
Bootcamp for critical infrastructure cybersecurity training launched
OPSWAT to launch global cybersecurity training bootcamp in 2024, elevating protection for critical infrastructure.
OpenUK announces speaker lineup for State of Open Con 24
OpenUK reveals speaker roster of over 140 leading tech, open source, law, and policy experts for SOOCon24 conference. .
2024 to witness renewed focus on cyber resilience
2024 to witness a renewed focus on cyber resilience, a growing talent gap, resurgence in AI-enhanced cyberattacks, and strategic focus on cybersecurity.
Ignition Technology & Illumio partner to boost UK & Ireland's cybersecurity
Ignition Technology and Illumio are joining forces to enhance the UK and Ireland's cybersecurity infrastructure with Zero Trust Segmentation.
75% of critical infrastructure sectors faced ransomware attacks, reveals Claroty
Research by cybersecurity firm Claroty reveals 75% of critical infrastructure sectors experienced ransomware attacks in the past year.
Fluree introduces public preview of their new JSON-Linked-Data Database
Fluree has unleashed the public preview of its new JSON-Linked-Data Database, which promises composable, decentralised data management.
UK academia divided over role & ethics of AI technologies
A stark divide has emerged in UK universities surrounding the ethics and role of AI technologies in higher education settings.
High AI usage at Antipodean workplaces despite lack of official permission
Despite lack of permissions, 63% of Australian and New Zealand workplaces have high artificial intelligence usage, reveals ISACA study.
Commvault appoints Melissa Hathaway as Chair of Cyber Resilience Council
Commvault has appointed cybersecurity expert Melissa Hathaway to chair its Cyber Resilience Council, advising on security trends and threats.
Australia's aged care sector goes real-time with systems
Australia's aged care sector employs real-time location systems and location-based services to meet care minute regulations.
Top Polish banks turn to UiPath for automation solutions
UiPath's automation solutions help Polish banks manage challenges from an 8-month national mortgage deferral policy.
Exclusive: BizCover makes it easy to get business insurance
BizCover is disrupting the global insurance sector and has become a leader in commercial insurance technology distribution.
FinTech Australia and FDATA call for long needed CDR roadmap
Australia's Fintech industry body and global non-profit FDATA are urging policy-makers to establish a roadmap for CDR implementation.
Former NSW Minister Victor Dominello joins TCA Board
Wyatt Roy is stepping down as Executive Director of the Tech Council of Australia, with Victor Dominello taking his place.
Why you should attend the NZ Government Data Summit 2023
Building an inclusive and integrated data system for informed policy and improved service delivery in New Zealand Government Sector.
Building a national approach to public sector cybersecurity
State and Federal governments around the world often turn to cyber insurance to counter nation-state-level cyberattacks.