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Retin-A : Boots of the Iris

“Hello my name is William Elliot, would you log me in please?”

A login prompt appeared on a screen marked against a background of Vesuvius. This was Blethchley, and it had taken over our world, nobody knew what it really was.  140 more words

Left Handedness

9 data security tips for cloud migration

New security challenges

Image by Les Haines

When migrating to a cloud-based environment, companies need to take a hard look at their needs and the security of their providers, as well as their own internal policies. 57 more words


All singing & dancing STEAM'd cake

The challenge was set:

To create an ‘all singing & dancing’ Strictly-themed cake and one that scores a ten for creativity on the paddle.

Lights, hidden wearables and a collaboration with Jo at… 13 more words


Virtually Damn You, Windows 10, Okay Fine

You know the Windows 10 upgrade gave you a bad day when you are typing these searches into Google:

recover unallocated partition windows 10

win 10 deleted my partition…

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Oracle to buy cloud software provider NetSuite for $9.3 billion

Oracle has entered into an agreement to buy NetSuite, which provides cloud-based accounting, enterprise resource planning, customer relationship management, and other business software packages, for $9.3 billion. 125 more words


The ascent from virtualization to the cloud

Back in 1999, when VMware first released its type-2 hypervisor, VMware Workstation, a new world opened up: Suddenly, you could run multiple operating systems on the same PC. 126 more words


Left behind: Who suffers in the cloud shift

Market research firm Gartner states that $111 billion worth of IT spending will shift to the cloud in 2016, and the number will almost double to $216 billion by 2020. 130 more words