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Digital careers should be encouraged ‘beyond the school gates’, says report

Children should be encouraged to code and explore technology outside of school hours, according to a report on digital careers in the United Kingdom.

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ASDA, Sainsbury’s and House of Fraser to accept mobile payments from 2015

Major high street retailers including ASDA, Sainsbury’s and House of Fraser are to accept mobile payments from 2015, it has been announced.

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Facebook Messenger adopted by 40 per cent of UK mobile users

Facebook’s controversial Messenger app has been adopted by 40 per cent of UK mobile users, according to a report tracking its adoption across the world.

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‘Imperfect’ handsfree technology distracting drivers, says report

Manufacturers of handsfree technologies should make their devices easier to use to avoid distracting drivers, according to a report.

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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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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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BAFTA relaunches scheme for young game designers and coders

The British Academy of Film and Television Arts (BAFTA) today relaunched its scheme to encourage more young people to pursue careers in the games industry.

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Google a ‘platform for piracy’, says News Corp chief executive

Google’s founders’ vision has been replaced by ‘a cynical management’, according to a letter from News Corp’s chief executive to the European Commission.

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Apple CEO Tim Cook: TV viewing experience is ‘stuck in the ’70s’

Less than a week after revealing the new iPhone 6 and Apple Watch, Apple CEO Tim Cook has said that the television viewing experience is ‘stuck in the ’70s’.

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