11 July 2019
The Amazon Alexa voice assistant is now offering UK users expert NHS health advice, with the aim of improving the quality of public health information and reducing demand on the...
17 June 2019
The introduction of laws like the EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) can complicate the operations of scientific journals and funding bodies, according an Uppsala University-led study presented at the...
13 February 2019
The NHS Long Term Plan commits the UK’s health service, alongside other elements, to an enhanced focus on integration of technology and data into its day-to-day operations. Colin Henderson and...
1 February 2019
31% of business leaders do not trust their own organisation to effectively comply with GDPR, according to research published today by Dell Technologies.
28 November 2018
Sunday marked six months since Europe’s General Data Protection Regulation came into force. Since the 25 May, there have been a number of high-profile data breaches that have reinforced the...
15 November 2018
There is a growing awareness of consumers to the value and misuse of their personal data. This in part led to the development of the GDPR in Europe, and KPMG...
9 November 2018
The European Commissioner for Competition Margrethe Vestager has told technology companies that the "time is over" for them to escape rules in the digital world that apply in the offline...
29 August 2018
Instant messaging service Whatsapp has come under fire after it was revealed that some features of the app’s latest update are not protected by end-to-end encryption. Messages sent via the...
28 August 2018
The much-publicised General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) has now been in force for nearly three months. The regulation gives individuals a greater level of control over their personal data, both...