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Digital poverty was the subject of a lively discussion on a recent BCS webinar - ‘Tackling the digital divide’. But solving the issue is more complicated than donating laptops to school children. Claire Penketh reports.
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New technology or applications are often made available to organisations - and indeed individuals, on the basis of caveat emptor. The implication being that it will have a considerable, successful, impact on the user’s life, writes Dr Stephen J Pratt FBCS, Director of Teaching and Learning at Swansea University.
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From data centre infrastructure efficiency (DCIE), to power usage effectiveness (PUE), there are many considerations which ultimately impact the cost to build, operate and scale a facility, writes Darren Watkins, managing director for VIRTUS Data Centres.
Next generation sensor technology
Dr Jonathan Theodore, Head of Product Management at Hyve Dynamics, explains the impact of innovative materials in the biometric and other sectors, including how these developments have allowed for new kinds of technologies and products: from solar panels to space elevators. Blair Melsom MBCS reports.