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Nearly Half Of NonProfit Leaders Thinking About Quitting Over COVID Pressures

In the last year, as a direct result of additional pressures caused by the pandemic, nearly half of charity chiefs have considered leaving

Trumps Ban On Facebook Will Stand For Now

But the Facebook Oversight Board has asked Facebook to consider it again
Central Government

GCHQ Recruitment Campaign To Hire Dyslexics

People with Dyslexia tend to have a higher ability to innovate & imagine… both of which are skills highly sought after by GCHQ

Over 7 Million UK Homes With Old Broadband Routers Are Vulnerable To Hackers

Multiple security issues need fixing with firmware and security patches
Cyber Security

cloudThing Is Proud To Be Joining The Kerv Group

The acquisition of cloudThing will be the Kerv Group’s fifth (and largest) deal in the last 10 months, trebling their headcount and truly establishing them as an industry leader in the Digital Transformation market.

Google Announces Five Of It’s Largest Data Centres Now Run On 90% Renewable Power!

$4bn is what Microsoft have committed so far to wind and solar solutions
renewable energy
climate change

Charities Risk Losing Trillions From Millennials

Why NonProfits need to engage with Millennials now to secure the next 30 years’ worth of donations

How Safe Is Your LinkedIn Account From International Spies?

MI5 warn international spies are stealing secrets from UK workers on the platform
Central Government

It Finally Happened! A Retail Rates API Is Here For Azure!

Seventeen currencies have been made available for all Azure services

University Cancels All Online Live Teaching

The University of Hertfordshire has had to cancel all live, online teaching after falling victim to a cyberattack

NonProfit Barnardo’s Set To Take Over National Lottery

Barnardo’s have put in a joint bid for the National lottery license

EU On The Verge Of Banning ‘Indiscriminate Surveillance’ That Uses Artificial Intelligence

New proposals would also ban any algorithm designed to judge a person’s ‘trustworthiness’ based on their social behaviour

Microsoft’s Newest AI Acquisition Was For $20bn

Microsoft are buying AI tech firm Nuance for nearly $20bn
satya Nadella
Health sector

The NonProfit Sector Pays Tribute To Prince Philip

Dozens of NonProfits have been paying tribute to the Duke of Edinburgh

Voice4Change Criticises Race Report For ‘Lack Of Understanding’

Kunle Olulode, Voice4Change President and Member of the Race Commission panel has said the final report lacks understanding of discrimination

cloudThing Is A Great Place To Work… And That’s Official!

cloudThing certified as a Great Place to Work in both UK and India!

Big Things Are Happening Here At cloudThing!

And we want you to be part of them… Yes you…

Chat Platform Discord Could Be Bought By Microsoft For £7bn

But… If the platform doesn’t get the right offer it’s prepared to go public instead

Nationwide Says To Its Staff… “Work Anywhere”

Nationwide has told 13,000 members of staff they can choose to work from anywhere in the country after the pandemic
Building society

Hands-Free Cars Are Here… With 3.5m Sales Last Year

Global Shipments of Self-Drive vehicles hit 3.5m in Q4 of 2020
Hands free cars
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