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#MCS2014: The Mobile Content Summit 2014 LIVE from London

Welcome to Business Technology‘s live coverage of The Mobile Content Summit 2014 from the Queen Elizabeth II Conference Centre in London. We’ll be reporting via this liveblog throughout the day. You can also get involved using the #MCS2014 hashtag and by sending your tweets to us at @ContentCubed. You’ll also find reports from the conference on [...]

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Information Security: Compliance alone is ‘not enough’ for businesses

Recent high-profile incidents like the iCloud celebrity photo breach will encourage companies to go further above and beyond regulatory requirements when it comes to information security, according to an encryption expert.

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#MCS2014: How to make money in a world of free digital content

The customers of the digital world expect more for less. We read openly-available news online, stream music from Spotify for free, and play chart-topping games like Angry Birds and Candy Crush Saga without parting with any of our cash – initially, at least.

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BAFTA initiative equips kids for the UK’s video games industry and beyond

Last week the British Academy of Film and Television Arts (BAFTA) relaunched its Young Games Designers (YGD) initiative. While the programme is geared towards helping young people into the UK’s £1.7 billion video games industry, the experts say that the skills learned could also equip them for jobs in other digital sectors.

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#MCS2014: ‘The experience must be intuitive and of benefit to the customer’

Automotive companies face a unique set of challenges to create smooth and consistent customer experiences for in-car user interfaces, according to an industry expert.

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#TEISS15: ‘Give consumers back control over their digital lives’

Technology companies should hand consumers back ‘control over their digital lives’, according to a privacy and information security expert.

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#TEISS15: Cyber security of growing importance to businesses

There is no doubt that the focus on cyber security is growing. With high-profile cases like the recent celebrity nude photo leak dominating headlines the safety of data and customer privacy is perhaps under more scrutiny than ever before.

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Samsung KNOX update is ‘step forward’ for Android in the enterprise

Samsung’s KNOX enterprise mobility management solution is set for an update this week to provide new features to businesses adjusting to accommodate Bring Your Own Device and Corporate-Owned Personally-Enabled policies.

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Optimise your business’s app to find success even as download rates fall

Apps may seem an irreplaceable part of modern life – we use them to keep up with friends, stay fit, and get around our cities – but research shows that download numbers are falling.

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Listen to online customer feedback to optimise your company’s mobile app

Analysing app store customer feedback and acting on the results is crucial to developing winning smartphone and tablet apps, according to a mobile expert.

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