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July 2000

  • June 28, 2000 28 Jun'00

    Elan expands in Edinburgh

    Elan Computing's Edinburgh branch has relocated to larger offices, citing a "dynamic" business strategy and the growth of IT opportunities in e-commerce...

  • June 28, 2000 28 Jun'00

    Defence Minister misleads MPs over Chinook accident

    Last week in the House of Commons, Labour’s Defence Minister Lewis Moonie unintentionally misled the House of Commons over a Chinook accident in 1989,...

  • June 28, 2000 28 Jun'00

    Government to ease RIP Bill powers

    David Bicknell

    The Government has begun a climbdown over the controversial Regulation of Investigatory Powers (RIP) Bill.


  • June 28, 2000 28 Jun'00

    New management as targets the top has announced the appointment of new joint managing directors to try to increase the company's presence in the on-line recruitment...

  • June 28, 2000 28 Jun'00

    Organisations pin hopes on Internet trading

    Although few businesses have an e-business strategy in place, many more anticipate the Internet providing a significant proportion of their revenue in the...

  • June 28, 2000 28 Jun'00

    BT Cellnet in WAP row

    Antony Savvas

    BT Cellnet has found itself at the centre of a debate over whether businesses will be able to exploit the mobile Internet as...

  • June 28, 2000 28 Jun'00

    Recruiters lobby over IR35 skills shortages

    Bill Goodwin

    Changes made by the Government to the way self- employed IT workers are taxed could lead to a shortage of contractors with...

  • June 28, 2000 28 Jun'00

    Symbian to let users view Microsoft files

    Symbian has gone into partnership with Infomatrix to allow its Epoc operating system users to edit and view Microsoft Office e-mail attachments, including...

  • June 28, 2000 28 Jun'00

    Tapping law could push work abroad

    David Bicknell

    Encryption specialists battling to overturn the government's proposed Web-tapping legislation are advising companies...