Month: <span>December 2016</span>

Brexit could be a disaster for UK telecom companies if they’re not a central part of the government’s negotiations to leave the European Union (EU), according to the head Ofcom, the UK communications regulator.

Addressing the Institute for Government in London, Sharon White, Chief Executive of Ofcom, said: “Making Brexit a success matters for communications – because these services are fundamental to our lives.”

So what does the UK government have to do to make sure the telecoms industry is covered?

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In just over a week Christmas will have been and gone for another year – and if you’re stuck for reasonably-price gift ideas for the gadget geek in your life, here are five of the best festive tech gifts for under £50…

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If you’re a Yahoo email user, there’s a good chance your account may have been hacked – the internet giant has just announced more than 1 billion email accounts may have been compromised in attacks dating back to 2013.

So, if you’re worried you may be a victim of the Yahoo Mail hack, here’s what you need to do…

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The jobs market isn’t as competitive as it once was – 2015 saw a noticeable rise in the number of graduates turning down or reneging on job offers that they had previously accepted.

Figures from HighFliers.co.uk, an independent market research company which specialises in student and graduate recruitment research, revealed that this meant over 1,000 graduate positions were left unfilled last year, reducing the graduate intake at almost a third of the UK’s leading employers.

And if prospective employees can pick and choose in this manner, it means employers have to up their game – so is it time your business offered work from home benefits to new recruits?

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Let’s not kid ourselves, Apple phone chargers are flimsy and expensive – I’ve not had one iPhone that doesn’t need a new charger after six months – but buying a fake to save a few pounds could prove costly.

Our Twitter poll revealed that over half (57%) would buy a counterfeit Apple charger…

…but here’s why doing so could put both yourself and others in serious danger.

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