Parliament has launched its recruitment campaign for the new position of Director of the Parliamentary Digital Service who will develop and implement a digital strategy for Parliament that will put users first, making the best use of modern technology. read more ..
".scot will soon be in the public domain name space as an alternative. The timing of the launch of the new domain name is no coincidence," says Stuart Fuller, director of commercial operations at NetNames.
Only one urban designer in five believes that IT is having a significant positive impact on the well-being and happiness of citizens living in global cities, according to urbanism and design practice Broadway Malyan.
DVLA is holding its second webchat on 17 September 2014 at 10am to give customers and stakeholders another opportunity to ask questions about changes to vehicle tax being introduced from October 1.
A panel of experts will look at some of the best examples of digital public services around the world and the key benefits of delivering public services online in a livechat on the Guardian website.
NAO's recent report finds that the government has made good progress in improving its understanding of the most sophisticated threats to national security. However, the level of understanding of threats to wider public services is varied.
To become a Warrington Digital Champion, citizens will need to volunteer at least five hours to help a local resident complete an online toolkit.
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Bath & North East Council has agreed to invest a further £350,000 in seeking to ensure that businesses and homes across the area have access to superfast broadband.
Developers, designers, start-up companies and other interested individuals are encouraged to come up with proposals to deliver digital services like mobile apps, websites or product concepts to enhance life in the capital.
Trade Minister Lord Livingston said: "The UK leads the world in cross-border online sales, but there is still much more we can do to help British business seize this huge opportunity with forecasts of 3 billion online consumers in just 3 years."
Use of pop-up boxes on popular pages of its website and a user-friendly sign-up page, compatible with mobile devices and desktops, are two of the factors that contributed to a high subscription rate.
Founded by tech entrepreneurs, The Coalition for a Digital Economy (Coadec) is a non-profit that campaigns for policies to support digital startups in the UK. It works with digital startups and policymakers to create better policy for the digital economy.
Government plans for doctors to email diagnoses have been bashed by a leading GP, who claims it could put patients’ health at risk and would fail to save money.
CityFibre’s digital infrastructure will bring transformational gigabit speeds within reach of over 6,000 companies as well as hundreds of public sector sites.
Due to be launched later this year, the new Contracts Finder will link with a number of other government IT systems, and will be built using agile techniques and state-of-the-art secure cloud technology, which will enable the service to scale up as usage grows.