Latest UK publications

Netwise to launch East London data centre in July

Netwise, a colocation services provider headquartered in London, is set to launch a new facility in July 2021. The new data centre will be located in East London, with dark fibre connection provided by Zayo.

UK slow to deploy AI post-Covid, research suggests

Results from the recent IBM Global AI Adoption Index 2021 survey of senior IT decision-makers makes for uncomfortable reading in the UK. More than 5,000 businesses across the world responded to the survey on the use of AI, with 500 coming from the UK.

Email and social media hacking reports top 15,000 in last year

More than 15,000 reports of email and social media hacking were received by Action Fraud in the last year.

The UK’s fraud and cyber crime authority said almost nine in 10 incidents (88%) brought to its attention between February 2020 and February 2021 were from members of the public whose personal accounts had been compromised, resulting in £283,500 collectively being stolen.

Cyber fraudsters ditch big money hauls for ‘silent stealing’

Cyber fraudsters are switching from big money scams to con people out of as little as £10 on a massive scale in a phenomenon dubbed “silent stealing”, a new report warns.

UK competition watchdog hints at algorithm regulation

Algorithms used to serve people suggested content, services and other options online can reduce competition and potentially harm consumers, a UK watchdog has warned.