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The latest IT news, articles and videos, alongside expert opinion and official responses from BCS, The Chartered Institute for IT.

Latest articles

  • Camera Lens
    Digitally enhanced learning is challenging many aspects of traditional education. Barry G. Blundell FBCS highlights some practical and ethical consequences of recording and streaming lectures.
  • DNA Strands On A Screen
    Digitally enhanced learning is challenging many aspects of traditional education. Barry G. Blundell FBCS highlights some practical and ethical consequences of recording and streaming lectures.
  • Child Using PC
    Claire Davenport, BCS Academy of Computing Education Outreach Manager, details how the academy is helping teachers deal with the change to school’s curriculum with the addition of computing and also looks at the work of a Computing At School (CAS) hub.
  • Waterfall
    Steve Burrows FBCS, Managing Director, SBA, compares and contrasts two popular project management methods, namely Waterfall and Agile.
  • Inscription On Gravestone
    Bryan Barrow MBCS considers the current issues in project management, and compares them with a conundrum that was faced by the scientific community last century.
  • Tape Measure Wrapped Around Banana
    The failure rate statistics for IT-based projects paint a pretty dire picture. The Standish Group report that only 39 per cent of IT projects deliver what they said they would, on time and on budget. A BCS study reported similar findings.

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