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‘E-ARK’ gets £6M to save our digital data

A project to create an electronic ‘ark’ for digital and paper-based archives has received a cash injection. The project will address the problem of archiving digital data from many different kinds of systems all across Europe. The European Commission has awarded £6M to archiving and digital preservation specialists to create …

You’ve got mail – workers’ worst inbox sins revealed

Workers obsessed with checking their emails could be damaging their own mental health and that of their colleagues, according to research at London’s Kingston University. Occupational psychologist Dr Emma Russell believes she has identified the seven deadly email sins that can lead to ‘negative repercussions’ if not handled correctly. Some …

CIFAS and Dionach: Protecting your online information is easy

CIFAS – the UK’s Fraud Prevention Service (in collaboration with Dionach, the leading independent global Information Security company) today releases Protecting your online information: a quick and easy guide on how best to protect yourself and your data when online. Click here to download a copy. Providing examples of best practice, combined with easy to …

iPass Renews Relationship With Arqiva to Offer International Travelers Access to Extensive Airport and Hotel Wi-Fi Services

Relationship Offers iPass Subscribers the Chance to Seamlessly Roam Onto Arqiva Networks in Airports and Hotels Around the UK iPass Inc. a leading provider of mobile services for enterprises and telecom service providers, and Arqiva, a communications infrastructure and media services company, today announced the renewal of their longstanding agreement …

INTERNATIONAL WEB CONSORTIUM LAUNCHES IN UK

An international consortium which produces websites designed to make it easy to publish newsletters using material directly from the websites has launched a UK operation. Australian-based EzyMedia already has outlets in the USA and Canada. Now it has established a UK team to support a website – www.EzyMedia.co.uk – which sets out the company’s offering for …