+44 (0) 208 944 4180
Job Search
Author: Chloe Pearson | Date: 12/1/18 | Category: Technology
Weekly Tech News 15-01-18

      In the latest technology news roundup Talk Talk are hit with a record £400,000 fine over cyber-attack, Apple health data is used in a murder trial, Redgate acquires SQL Manager tool from SysKit for GDPR, Sadiq Khan-backed London tech fund announces 100th investment.          Talk Talk hit with record £400k fine over cyber-attack Talk Talk has been hit with a record £400,000 fine for security failings that led to the company being hacked in October 2015. The Information Commissioner’s Office handed the fine and said that the attack “could have been prevented if TalkTalk had taken basic steps to protect...

Author: Chloe Pearson | Date: 5/1/18 | Category: Technology
Weekly Tech News 05-01-18

    Stay tech savvy with the Eligo Technology news roundup, featuring the latest news and updates from the Tech industry each week. As we come to the end of the first week of the new year we catch up on tech news out there. This week ending 05/01/2018 UK is to tax tech giants if they fail to combat online extremism, Mark Zuckerberg promises to fix Facebook's social problems, in 2018, AI will gain a moral compass and the top 10 digital transformation trends are revealed.       UK to tax tech giants if they fail to combat online extremism Tech giants such as Google and Facebook could face multimillion-pound tax bills if they don’t do more...

Author: Chloe Pearson | Date: 30/12/17 | Category: Technology
Technology Year round up 2017

      Christmas is now coming to a close and with it, the end of 2017 is also nearing. So this week instead of our regular tech news roundup we’ve compiled our top technology news articles from across 2017.  This includes the WannaCry cyber-attack, Bitcoin and Blockchain to the UK budget, AI and Uber.       WannaCry Ransomware attack There have been many data hacks in 2017 from Yahoo (again) to Equifax but the widest spreading hack that caused chaos from Russia to UK, US, France and Spain was down to WanaCry Ransomware back in May 2017. More than 200,000 computers in 150,000 countries were affected, from government systems and...

Author: Chloe Pearson | Date: 22/12/17 | Category: Technology
Weekly Tech News 18-12-17

        In the latest technology news roundup Cyber Security wages are set to soar amid a skills shortage, Apache Hadoop reaches 3.0, Facebook defends itself against claims its site can damage wellbeing and a report warns Cyber breaches more likely over the holiday break.         Cyber Security Wages are set to soar amid a skills shortage Demand for cyber security roles is set to boom over the next year following several high-profile cyber-attacks, prompting a rise in wages, new research from the recruitment sector’s trade body suggests. However, Kevin Green, the chief executive of the REC, said there are very few...

Author: Sam Quarcoopome | Date: 15/12/17 | Category: Technology

    In the latest technology news round up a report reveals the top 7 programming languages of 2018, Google announces the most searched terms of 2017, Denmark considers blockchain as a new weapon in the fight for human rights and millions of Britons lack ‘decent’ broadband.           Predictions: Top 7 programming languages of 2018 Coding Dojo has released the top 7 programming languages that are in most demand and that developers should be aware of over the next year. The company analysed data from Indeed on 25 programming languages, stacks and frameworks in order to figure out which were the seven in demand by employers....

Author: Florin Ramizi | Date: 8/12/17 | Category: Technology

    In the latest technology news roundup Bitcoin hits a record high and broke through $16,000, EU issues a warning over extremist content, a report finds citizen developers build apps faster than IT and Uber's licence is suspended in Sheffield.            It’s snow joke, Bitcoin broke through to $16,000 on Thursday Bitcoin flew past the $16,000 on Thursday afternoon, rising to over more than $2,000 in nine hours and passing $12,000 for the first time. This surge in price has led some analyst to label it a bubble, though there are questions around just when it might pop. The cryptocurrency is famed for its volatility: yesterday,...

Author: Aaron Gunton | Date: 1/12/17 | Category: Technology
Weekly Tech News 01-12-17

    In the technology news roundup this week Google faces mass legal action in the UK over data snooping, OutSystems releases a low-code debugging solution, SMS turns 25 and Tesla switches on the world's biggest battery.            Google faces mass legal action in UK over data snooping Google is being taken to court, accused of collecting the personal data of millions of users, in the first mass legal action of its kind in the UK. Allegations say that Google unlawfully harvested information form 5.4 million UK users by bypassing privacy settings on their iPhones. The group that is taking action against the tech giant –...

Author: Thomas Waddle | Date: 29/11/17 | Category: Technology
London Perl Workshop 2017

This Saturday I attended my first ever Perl community conference and my first tech event with Eligo! The London Perl Workshop, held at the University of Westminster, is in its 11th year and this year I was lucky enough to go along with Rick and represent the Eligo technology team as sponsors of the event. For me, one of the best things about the weekend was being able to finally get involved in the Perl community. Although there are a number of Perl developers whom I have spoken with and worked alongside in the past, I had not been able to actually attend a Perl conference. This left me feeling like I was missing out on a major part of what makes Perl such a great language –...

Author: Chloe Pearson | Date: 24/11/17 | Category: Technology
Weekly Tech News 24-11-17

      In the technology news roundup this week the Budget for 2017 has been announced, highlighting UK is at the forefront of a tech revolution. OWASP releases the top 10 2017 security risks, UK regulator has huge concerns over the Uber data breach and  Apple’s latest AI research explores the problem of mapping systems for self-driving cars.       What UK tech entrepreneurs need to know about the Budget 2017 The UK Budget was announced on Wednesday and it highlighted that Britain, was for the first time in decades, at the forefront of a technological revolution. In his Budget, Phillip Hammond acknowledged that the government should...

Author: Chloe Pearson | Date: 23/11/17 | Category: Technology
2017 Budget announced £540m towards the growth of electric cars

The UK’s 2017 Budget was delivered yesterday and Philip Hammond’s announcement highlighted that Britain was for the first time in decades, at the forefront of a technological revolution. The 2017 Budget message very much appeared to be focused around the growth of industries and in particular, tech businesses; “We will not build it overnight but in this Budget, today, we will build the foundations … A new tech business is founded in Britain every hour, I want that to be every half hour,” added the chancellor. Hammond also acknowledged that the government should and will continue to invest in the skills and infrastructure that will support future jobs. We’ve got a...

Want to know more about how we could help you?

We’re always keen to hear from potential new candidates, clients or future employees

Upload your CV now

Upload your details now

Eligo uses cookies to ensure that we give you the best experience on our website. If you continue we assume that you consent to receive all cookies on this website.