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  • Paul Fletcher
    Now come on, you know I'm not talking about the carbonated drink. Dr Robert Pepper delivered the opening Alan Turing lecture last night and I was lucky enough to be in the audience and have dinner with the speaker after.
  • Chris Yapp Blog Avatar
    With apologies to the bard: ‘What’s in a name.org? That which.gov we call a rose.com by any other name.net would smell.edu as sweet.biz.’ Romeo® and Juliet©
  • Is it just Project Eye, or has there been in the harsher work environment of the last few years a tendency for a mix of what is effectively bullying and ‘bribery’ (in the sense of excessive financial reward - usually completely above board, of course!) being used to motivate staff?
  • People Looking At Screen
    As a mother of three who stayed at home until all of my children started school 17 years ago, I sympathise with those mothers returning to work in 2015.
  • Paul Fletcher
    Having joined BCS in September 2014, I've now had a chance to see BCS in action. I've seen plenty of good things that we can build on.
  • People Looking At Screen
    Making sure everyone has digital skills is a key factor in tackling long-term unemployment. Starting this learning as early as possible is essential.
  • Chris Yapp Blog Avatar
    Make a list of all the things you like about the internet (Wikipedia, search, social media...) and then make a list of the things you don’t like (child exploitation, cybersecurity, surveillance...). Of course you may want to put some things, or different aspects say of social media on both sides. So, on balance is the internet a good thing?
  • Pile of books
    Independent consultant and time management author, Pat Brans
  • People Looking At Screen
    I’ve never had a job where a computer hasn’t been part of my daily routine, yet no employer has ever asked me if I could use one.
  • On 12 December 2014 there was reported ‘chaos’ because of a computer glitch which caused the UK air traffic control system performance to be degraded and thousands of passengers to be delayed.

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