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Out of office: enabled by Microsoft Surface Pro LTE
02 July, 2018
As remote and flexible working become more common, Microsoft has developed a set of new products to cater to this trend. Ryan Asdourian, Windows and Surface BG lead at Microsoft, tells Stephen...
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Define success: pension benefit schemes 02 July, 2018 The UK has approximately 6,200 defined benefit schemes in operation, serving around 11 million people. Sally Turner hears from Lesley Titcomb, CEO of the Pensions Regulator, about how companies...

Deep impact: IoT-savvy Nokia 02 July, 2018 Following the purchase of Alcatel-Lucent in 2016, Nokia is aiming to become a prominent force in the internet of things (IoT). Jason Collins, vice-president of IoT, applications and analytics...

Shared goals: car2go's free-floating vehicles 02 July, 2018 According to World Bank Group, approximately 1.5 times more people will live in cities by 2045 – a total of six billion. Free-floating car sharing reduces traffic congestion in cities,...

Direct message: OECD and FDI 02 July, 2018 The Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD)’s interactive database contains the most up-to-date information on foreign direct investment (FDI). Its head of investment...

Ice cream with heart: Ben & Jerry's philanthropic desserts 02 July, 2018 Ben & Jerry’s, the Vermont-based ice cream extraordinaire, creates a range of iconic flavours including Chunky Monkey, Half Baked and Phish Food. Part dessert business, part collective...

Technology without limits: Satya Nadella's take on AI 02 July, 2018 We’re now standing on the precipice of a new era of artificial intelligence. Satya Nadella, CEO of Microsoft, explains how this major development could be set to alter the world as we know...

Adapt or fall behind: GDPR-compliance 02 July, 2018 Marking the arrival of GDPR, 25 May was a big day for business, especially with the huge fines that regulators can now slap on companies for not taking data protection seriously. Although...

More than just a game: Rovio's Angry Birds 02 July, 2018 Angry Birds made Rovio one of the world’s most valuable mobile games companies, and one the few listed on an international stock exchange. But with shareholders comes scrutiny, and some...

The EU-Africa Business Forum: a bridge between continents 16 March, 2018 The EU-Africa Business Forum was held in Abidjan, Côte d’Ivoire, on 27 November 2017. Now in its sixth year, the event brings together business leaders and investors from Africa and Europe,...

The evolving technology of fax 16 March, 2018 The ways businesses communicate have changed considerably since the origins of the fax machine. However, as technology has evolved, faxing has undergone a whole-body transformation....

Is it time to love the blockchain? 16 March, 2018 With more vendors now accepting bitcoin and big-name investors waking up to the possibilities of cryptocurrency, is it time to stop worrying and love the blockchain? Oliver Hotham speaks to...

Role of CEO in improving diversity at workplace 16 March, 2018 In October, David Hynam, chief executive of Bupa UK, was listed as one of OUTstanding’s top ten leading LGBT+ Executives. Abi Millar spoke to Hynam about the changing role of the CEO and...

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