ICO ‘making enquiries’ after MPs admit sharing passwords with staff

5 December 2017

Trio of Conservative politicians reminded of their data-protection obligations after revealing that they share login details with others

VisitBritain seeks SEO supplier to deliver multilingual marketing

4 December 2017

Tourism agency turns to search-engine marketing to boost efforts to market the UK to travellers

Hampshire County Council uses tech to tackle loneliness

7 December 2017

Hampshire’s director of adults’ health and care Graham Allen talks to Gill Hitchcock about using IT to relieve loneliness among the county’s older population and where he finds inspirational digital ideas

‘This does not feel like a good thing’ - G-Cloud suppliers see opportunity and alarm in framework’s extension

5 December 2017

Providers ambivalent as CCS and GDS head into a crucial period - one that will bring a potential £1.5bn opportunity, but lots of uncertainty too

 

Take this tablet - GPs to offer apps on prescription

1 December 2017

The first app library to be integrated in the workflow of GPs is shortly to launch. Rachel Pugh finds out more

‘Running towards change’ – government uses Budget to bet big on digital and data

22 November 2017

A comprehensive round-up of a wide range of measures that commit more funding, create new bodies and programmes, and change the legislative landscape of public sector technology

Nonsense or necessity? Doctors divided on NHS e-Referrals

17 November 2017

With the deadline for going paperless less than a year away, Gill Hitchcock finds that front-line workers have differing views on health service’s tech systems

Interview: Tony Singleton on two decades at the forefront of digital government

15 November 2017

After calling time on a long civil-service career earlier this year, the former Directgov and GDS leader discusses how digital government has evolved during the 20 years he spent as one of its leading advocates

Why the public sector should work more closely with charities

6 December 2017

Vodafone's Mick Wayman opines that better co-operation with the non-profit sector could help save money and improve service levels

Why some UK local authorities are stuck in in a digital Stone Age

30 November 2017

Ross Harling of Netitude lifts the lid on the findings of a study which shows UK councils are failing to recognise some major opportunities of digitisation

Data can, and should, inform better policy

21 November 2017

David Downing of SAS outlines why the government needs to make better use of its reservoirs of data

Message to Amber Rudd: Undermining encryption makes us less safe

18 November 2017

Craig Stewart of Venafi believes that governments need to stop characterising the security technology as the enemy

The pros and cons of dynamic purchasing systems

8 November 2017

Ian Fishwick of Innopsis argues that, while the DPS model is imperfect, the government should be commended for trying new procurement ideas

 

The digital skills gap must be closed to make smart cities a reality

2 November 2017

An investment in skills is needed to create the cities of the future, argues James Milligan of Hays Digital Technology