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  • Woman Using Phone And Touchscreen
    Adam Simmonds, Cloud and Identity Architect from Coventry City Council, explores the diverse approaches of smart cities across a variety of international cities, reminding us that becoming a smart city is a journey, not a status.
  • Plane Next To A Tornado
    Dinesh Abeywickrama MBCS provides an overview of cloud computing and explains the categories of service one finds ‘on the cloud’.
  • Hands Pointing To Items On A List
    GDPR and the UK Data Protection Act 2018 (DPA2018) came into force in May 2018. Four months on, Charlotte Walker-Osborn and Gayle McFarlane, from law firm Eversheds Sutherland (International) LLP, give us some thoughts on the legislation with an additional focus on biometrics in context of the legislation.
  • Shanghai Skyline
    David Bird FBCS reminds us that it’s not just Russia in the East that we can expect cyber mischief from. China and North Korea are both threats also.
  • Closeup Of Female Eye
    Prof. Steven Furnell FBCS and Prof. Nathan Clarke FBCS, from the University of Plymouth, examine the rise of biometrics in modern society, with particular focus upon the potential to ease the authentication burden on mobile devices.

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