I attended the interview with Nick Drake, Senior Vice President, Direct to Consumer at T-Mobile and Otto Rosenberger who serves as CMO at the Hostelworld Group at the Adobe Summit. The key takeaway of the entire session was that customer experience is the beginning and the core of digital transformations…

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Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Time for a toast? Some German firms think so It’s a strange day when German business leaders – hardly known for their Bolshevism – are tentatively raising their glasses to toast a favourable election result for a left-wing, pro-borrowing, high-spending candidate. And yet that…

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Image copyright AFP Business leaders are demanding a new direction for Brexit negotiations in reaction to the General Election. The Federation of Small Businesses has called for a delay in the start of talks due to the political fallout. Aston Martin has warned that future investment could be at risk…

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Image copyright South Wales University Image caption The university has three campuses, including in Newport Potential job cuts at the University of South Wales have been reduced from 139 to 57 after a consultation. Wales’ second biggest university outlined job losses in March as it tried to balance rising costs…

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Image copyright Kate Hopper / Foula Primary A new head teacher is being sought for a single pupil school on a Scottish island described as being on the edge of the world. Jayne Smith is leaving Foula Primary, in Shetland, after three-and-a-half years in the post. The job is being…

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Silver Spring Networks has selected Oklahoma Gas & Electric to launch its IPv6 IoT platform and Streetlight Vision control software to connect and manage up to 250,000 LED street lights throughout its Oklahoma service area. “Connecting the street lights across our service territory is another example of our focus on…

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Urs Hölzle and Google’s AI chip, the TPU 2.0.Cole Wilson for WIRED Urs Hölzle has a big job. As senior vice president of technical infrastructure at Google, he’s in charge of the hundreds of thousands of servers in data centers spread across the planet to power the company’s ever widening…

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Image copyright PA Now the voting is over, it is time for a new kind of count – a calculation of what a hung Parliament means for your finances. Uncertainty abounds yet, even in its infancy, we know that the government – whomever forms it and however it operates –…

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Image copyright Reuters Image caption British Airways’ mixed fleet cabin crew had planned to go on strike from Friday British Airways cabin crew have suspended a planned four-day strike. Around 2,900 staff had been due to walk out from Friday in a long-running dispute about pay and benefits. BA had…

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