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October 2008

  • HSBC captivates despite good view on offer

    Karl Flinders - Emea Content Editor, Computer Weekly 28 Oct 2008
  • I was at a very interesting presentation today with HSBC's IT and operations head Ken Harvey. He was giving a presentation about the bank's One HSBC project. This is a project to move all the ...

  • Bats takes flight on Hallowe'en, heightening the battle for speed on the trading floor

    Karl Flinders - Emea Content Editor, Computer Weekly 27 Oct 2008
  • This Friday sees the UK launch of multi-lateral trading facility (MTF) Bats, which will increase the competition facing the London Stock Exchange. With the ability to process trades in under a ...

  • ID fraud week gets personal

    Rebecca Froley 23 Oct 2008
  • Think your identity is safe? Well, as one industry insider recently discovered - ironically, during National Identity Fraud Prevention Week - it's not just phishing attacks and software ...

  • Recession hits IT as Yahoo cuts 1,500 jobs

    Bill Goodwin - Computer Weekly 22 Oct 2008
  • So far the IT industry has emerged relatively unscathed from the credit crunch. But with the governor of the bank of England, Mervyn King's gloomy admission yesterday that the UK is on the verge of ...

  • Are you feeling sociable? Join us!

    Rebecca Froley 21 Oct 2008
  • In the past we've merely dabbled around the edges, but now, is diving right into the rich waters of social media, thanks to the addition of our new team member, Community Editor ...

  • Chip & Pin hack steals Tesco shopper' details

    Cliff Saran - Managing Editor 17 Oct 2008
  • A Computer Weekly reader whose credit card was cloned after she used it in Tesco, was told by her bank that new chip & PIN readers were being hacked at the point of manufacture, before they ...

  • Friday Thoughts

    Kathleen Hall - TechTarget 17 Oct 2008
  • The end of a busy week in the IT sector and the start of a new wave of conferences full of new issues, but I wonder how YOU or your organisation feels about plans the UK government has to monitor a ...