Extended reality: five barriers to adoption

What are the main obstacles when adopting extended reality and how can you overcome them?

Old-school industries take a lead from platforms

Established firms with real assets are looking to steal the disruptors’ clothes

UK positioned to become world leaders in AI

Greg Clark, government minister for artificial intelligence strategy, says the UK can claim a multi-billion-pound economic prize as world leaders in AI

Could social media bring cryptocurrencies into the mainstream?

Virtual currencies launched by online social platforms would have the potential to revolutionise payments and other exchanges of value

Constant digital transformation is now the new norm

Spiral office staircase

The need for constant change to stay ahead in business means the term “digital transformation” may give way to “digital evolution”

Workplace success through robotic process automation

Toy robots in the office

The latest office recruit taking over routine tasks is not a sci-fi metal robot with menacing limbs, instead it’s a computer software program capable of machine-learning

Is your washing machine a security risk?

connected smart kitchen

Devices connected to the internet of things may present a security risk as hackers demonstrate the vulnerability of smart homes to cyber attacks

What hackers are REALLY like

Cover illustration for Cyber Security Special Report

In the wake of the Tesco Bank hack, which saw 9,000 customer accounts targeted, cyber security experts are warning of organised online crime gangs operating like a digital mafia