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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

  • Raspberry Pi
    Forget server rooms, iMacs and enterprise scale infrastructure. Sean O’Neil is saving lives in the Ivory Coast with a handful of £35 single-board computers and some tightly engineered open source code. He tells Martin Cooper MBCS the story.
  • Young Woman Working In Server Room
    Dr Richard Piggin MBCS, from SNC Lavalin’s Atkins business, discusses the Network and Information Systems (NIS) Directive which was implemented in May 2018.
  • Anne-Marie Imafidon MBE
    Anne-Marie Imafidon MBE was the youngest girl ever to pass an A-level in computing and later graduated with a masters in mathematics and computer science from Oxford, aged 20.
  • Badges
    Lifelong learning is central to professionalism in every industry, especially in the IT industry where it is so important for everyone to maintain their skills with technology continually evolving.
  • Setting Type
    Peter Hilton explores the relationship between beautiful type and beautiful code and reveals that the need to make programs look pleasant isn’t a new idea.
  • Hooded Figure In Tunnel
    Darren Roberts, Senior Computer Auditor at SWAP, reveals a test he devised to assess the security of an organisation, both inside and out.