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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
microsoft
satya Nadella
Nuance
AI
Health sector

The NonProfit Sector Pays Tribute To Prince Philip

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

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…
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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
discord
microsoft
technology

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
Nationwide
Building society
Banking
Fintech
PAO

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

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

Nominet Board Play Hardball With Shareholders

Nominet Chairman threatens Government intervention
Nominet
Membership Organisation
Membership Sector

Sleep-In Carers Not Entitled To Minimum Wage Says Supreme Court

The long running case of whether a sleep-in carer should be entitled to the National Minimum Wage has finally been settled

Facebook Building a 13 And Under Only Instagram…

Facebook have recently announced a ‘junior’ version of Instagram is in development
Instagram

Impact Of COVID On Charities Will Be ‘Uneven & Unpredictable’ Throughout 2021

This is the fifth such snapshot of how the sector is doing as part of the project called Respond, Recover, Reset: The Voluntary Sector and Covid-19.
charity
nonpofit

Charity Commission Finds For The National Trust After Mass Outrage

No ‘grounds for action’ over controversial Slavery report.
non-profit
National Trust

Long Term Study Finds Donations From The ‘Super-Rich’ Perpetuate Social Inequalities

Donations by the super-rich’ have done almost nothing to redistribute wealth from the rich to the poor
non-profit
social inequality

UK To Move Away From GDPR, Minister Claims

Britain needs to take a ‘slightly less European approach’ on privacy
Central Government
GDPR

Homeless Charities Merging To Provide More Help To Those In Need

Homeless charity Crisis and Pathway to merge this summer
Homeless
Charity
Not for profit
non-profit
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