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  • The only constant in cyber security is its volatility. In 2013 81 per cent of large corporations reported a cyber security breach, but where are we in 2015? Brian Runciman MBCS reports.
  • Car Driving Through Desert
    Alan Freeland FBCS CITP, who has worked extensively in the Middle East, explains some of the ethical issues that arise from doing business in other parts of the world.
  • Climber
    Mark Pearson is the founder of the website, which he outsourced for £300 and recently sold for £55 million. He still works on the site but also advises, and invests in, new companies. He spoke to Henry Tucker MBCS about it.
  • Horizon
    The popular view of the internet of things (IoT), insofar as it has penetrated the public awareness, seems to veer between utopian visions of robot-chauffeured cars and 24/7 health monitoring to a fear that we may be sleepwalking into Orwell’s 1984, albeit 30 years late.