Author Archives: Max Smolaks

Max Smolaks
Author: Max Smolaks
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Max 'Beast from the East' Smolaks covers open source, public sector, startups and technology of the future at TechWeekEurope. If you find him looking lost on the streets of London, feed him coffee and sugar.

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In 2009, Kristoffer Koch bought 5,000 bitcoins for £16 and forgot about it

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A survey finds that women in the industry have the same experience and technical background as men, but a broader range of skills

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BeeMP3, FilesTube and TorrentHound join the likes of the Pirate Bay on the copyright holders’ blacklist

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Ensuper
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ICO dishes fine after a teach lost a memory stick with information about 286 children with special needs

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The network of 13 international ‘Nodes’ could attract millions to the open data cause, says ODI CEO Gavin Starks

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New service lowers barriers to entry into Big Data analytics

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The company unveils its plan for world domination – letting anyone who stores data in Hadoop analyse it with Splunk

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Rumours of Anonymous involvement surface on Twitter, but ultimately prove false

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Spanish authorities demand explanation after Snowdon documents reveal yet another mass surveillance operation

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Find your IP address in seconds

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