Magnificent seven are UK’s IT hotshots


Meet the industry trailblazers transforming their sectors. From the British Army’s first chief information officer to cracking the role of newspapers in the digital age, here are seven pioneers redefining the job

Carmakers put CIOs in driving seat

Tesla is more like a Silicon Valley software fi rm than a carmarker

Chief information officers in the car industry must change up a gear and become innovators or be left in the slow lane

Planning for a smarter world

Growing waste levels is a major concern for Downers, as landfi ll capacity begins to run out

Futurists often fall into two opposing camps, but the issues facing society are everyone’s concern

Brands name-calling and making cheeky claims

Virgin blimp displays the sign “BA can’t get it up!!” after the then British Airwayssponsored London Eye had a technical problem erecting the wheel

Taking on a rival business with aggressive comparative advertising is not for the faint hearted but certainly grabs attention

Top 10 UK apprenticeships

Apprenticeships theatre (2)

Apprentices want intense training, a clear career path, good pay, and to be inspired. Here are ten fantastic roles that tick all boxes

Post mortem: why KWM collapsed

KWM collapsed

What lessons can be learnt from the failure of a global law firm whose motto was “The power of together”?

10 ways tech can cure big-city headaches

Lady walking in flood water in a city

From noisy airports and traffic jams to crime and anti-social behaviour, city life is full of annoyances. But what if technology could solve these problems? Here are ten ways it can help

5 ways cloud is helping humanitarian efforts

Cloud humanitarian - malaria

From diagnosing Torres Strait Islanders to rebooting an entire country, here are five ways the cloud is helping humanitarian efforts around the world