Government and Public Sector IT news on TechWeekEurope UK. Is the government using the best technology to meet citizens’ needs, with the G-cloud and other initiatives, and how good are its policies on privacy and security?

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Jersey Telecom, Sure and Airtel Vodafone win 4G spectrum for Jersey and Guernsey

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On by Tom Jowitt 0

The British government switches to the ODF document format, but Microsoft is not happy

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On by Peter Judge 0

Cisco's Donald McLaughlin is networking the Commonwealth Games, in his home town of Glasgow

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On by Max Smolaks 2

Just 4 percent of new Virgin Media customers have adopted the tools designed to protect children online

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On by Steve McCaskill 1

Ofcom promises to ensure essential communication services remain affordable

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Vodafone wants to improve mobile coverage in remote areas with its Sure Signal femtocell technology

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Code for Life is a nationwide initiative to give every child in the country “coding survival skills”
On by Max Smolaks 1

Several private sector initiatives are trying to make up for the lack of teacher training

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On by Tom Jowitt 1

Edward Snowden calls on the tech industry to develop anti-surveillance products in wake of NSA spying

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Some BBC content, including iPlayer, has been inaccessible for some users since Saturday

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Privacy concerns raised after US judge grants a warrant against Google to seize an individual's Gmail emails

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