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James Hayes

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James Hayes has been a computing and technology journalist since 1987. He launched and edited the weekly ICT newspapers ‘Network News’ and ‘Communications World’. Subsequently he was Executive Editor of ‘Mobile Communications International’. As a freelance he has written for many leading technology and business publications. Other editorships include ‘Information Professional’, ‘Datacom’, ‘SuperCharge’, ‘DSL-Times’, and ‘European Ecommerce News’; also was deputy editor of ‘Corporate Marketing Magazine’. Hayes also reports on the ICT sector for E&T.tv and E&T Video.

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2014 Raspberry Pi Competition shortlist announced

2014 Raspberry Pi Competition shortlist announced

27 March 2014

A system that helps reduce vehicle emissions by enabling drivers to locate empty car parking spaces, and a tool for making recycling easier, are among the finalists of the PA Consulting Group’s second Raspberry Pi programming competition.

eCall - Calling all cars

eCall - Calling all cars

From October 2015 new vehicles fitted with the EU eCall system will automatically transmit an alert to the nearest emergency services in the event of a serious accident.

Critical infrastructure hack data found in public domain

Critical infrastructure hack data found in public domain

28 January 2014

Data available from mainstream online media – such as blogs, social networking websites, and specialist online publications – could be used by malevolent agents to mount a cyber-attack on UK critical national infrastructure (CNI), the findings of an investigative assessment to be presented next week will warn.

12 things you probably didn't know about watches

12 things you probably didn't know about watches

A dozen timely tales from the development of watch technology down the centuries.

PhotoEssay: the built environments of SF movies

PhotoEssay: the built environments of SF movies

Makers of science-fiction TV and movie entertainment have used both imaginary and real-life built environments to inspire their visions of what our future architecture will look like.

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