Latest Data News
23rd February 2017
A Dutch organisation, backed by Facebook, the University of Amsterdam and StartupAmsterdam, is aiming to help the UK tackle its digital skills shortage by setting up an operation in London.
22nd February 2017
Online businesses selling age-restricted items, including cigarettes, alcohol, knives and fireworks, have raised serious concerns about the effectiveness of the technology and processes at their disposal to conduct age verification and ID checks online, triggering fears of a rise in ID theft.
21st February 2017
Brussels privacy chiefs have demanded more answers from Microsoft over its controversial Windows 10 operating system, despite the company adding in extra safeguards after threats from the French data protection watchdog.
20th February 2017
Information Commissioner Elizabeth Denham is urging brands to move beyond doing the bare minimum when it comes to data protection compliance to ensure they treat their customers' data sensitively and ethically.
17th February 2017
A new five-year study into the financial attitudes and behaviours of consumers across Britain has indentified four key financial trends in the UK today, looking at how people spend, save and borrow, both now and in the future, which, its authors insist, have significant implications for brands and...
16th February 2017
The Information Commissioner's Office war on illegal marketing has claimed yet another scalp after the regulator battered a Chester-based credit broker with a £120,000 fine for a campaign which saw millions of marketing texts sent without proper consent.
Latest Blogs & Articles
Article by David Reed, director of research and editor-in-chief, DataIQ on 21st February 2017
As DataIQ unveils a new list of the most influential practitioners in UK data-driven business, it is time to look back at the progress of those on the list of 2016. And last year's number one, Payal Jain, tells DataIQ what the accolade had meant for her.
Article by Toni Sekinah on 21st February 2017
Numerous NGOs would gladly make use of skilled data scientists who are willing to give their spare time for an altruistic end. Emma Deraze and Ben Moss explained how two charities were able to make the most of their data-crunching abilities.
Article by David Reed, director of research and editor-in-chief, DataIQ on 17th February 2017
Talent acquisition and training is a major challenge for data and analytics organisations. Start-up venture Kubrick is pursuing a disruptive model that could transform the entire process. DataIQ visited the business in Tobacco Dock to find out how
Article by Toni Sekinah on 15th February 2017
CHAIN, the Combined Homeless and Information Network, is a database that allows the details of rough sleepers to be logged and stored. Aris Tsontzos talked about how it is facilitating outreach workers to help homeless people.
Reports & Research
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