Articles By Tash Shifrin

UK gov’t apologizes for posting personal details online

UK gov’t apologizes for posting personal details online

The U.K. Department of Health has been forced to apologize after the personal details of hundreds of doctors -- including...

April 26th, 2007 Tash Shifrin
London police faces Olympic deadline for IT spending

London police faces Olympic deadline for IT spending

London's Metropolitan Police is set to make a series of key IT spending decisions over the next three years, before...

April 24th, 2007 Tash Shifrin
UK OGC launches government procurement graduates scheme

UK OGC launches government procurement graduates scheme

The U.K. Office of Government Commerce has launched a recruitment scheme aimed at developing more public sector procurement specialists.The government...

April 18th, 2007 Tash Shifrin
Web 2.0 technologies increase security risk

Web 2.0 technologies increase security risk

U.K. firms are at risk of data leakage through their employees’ increasing use of Web 2.0 technologies and social networking...

April 12th, 2007 Tash Shifrin
UK program gives patients access to hospital booking

UK program gives patients access to hospital booking

U.K. National Health Service patients will be able to choose and book outpatient hospital appointments directly using their own PCs...

April 12th, 2007 Tash Shifrin
Please mind your manners when social networking

Please mind your manners when social networking

COMMENT ON THIS ARTICLELack of good manners when using collaboration technologies is a barrier to business success, a forum of...

April 11th, 2007 Tash Shifrin
UK gov’t minister in talks with Indian gov’t, IT firms

UK gov’t minister in talks with Indian gov’t, IT firms

U.K. e-government minister Pat McFadden has flown to India for talks with its government and major IT firms. McFadden's four-day...

April 10th, 2007 Tash Shifrin
UK law will spark increased demand for remote working

UK law will spark increased demand for remote working

U.K. firms are set to face increasing demands from staff for flexible and remote working arrangements with new employment rights...

April 5th, 2007 Tash Shifrin
UK law will spark increased demand for remote working

UK law will spark increased demand for remote working

U.K. firms are set to face increasing demands from staff for flexible and remote working arrangements with new employment rights...

April 4th, 2007 Tash Shifrin
UK to outfit social workers with mobile IT

UK to outfit social workers with mobile IT

The U.K. government has announced UK$13 million funding to boost mobile working by children's social workers.The money from the Department...

April 3rd, 2007 Tash Shifrin