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Semiconductor spending down by 7.6 per cent in 2022 — Gartner

Gartner research has found that the top 10 semiconductor buyers decreased spending on chips by 7.6 per cent in 2022.

Research

Research

The top trends to impact tech providers by 2025 — Gartner

Global research body Gartner has highlighted the top trends that will impact tech providers by 2025

Major Contracts

Tech Nation to cease operations, following DCMS contract end

Following a decade serving as the UK government-backed tech ecosystem for scale-ups, Tech Nation's contract will end on the 31st March

Recruitment

How to provide purpose when hiring tech talent

Providing purpose is key to recruiting top tech talent in today’s recruitment market. Here's how you can go beyond salary when hiring candidates.

Manufacturing

Tech leaders call on UK government to deliver semiconductor strategy

In a letter to Prime Minister Rishi Sunak, tech leaders have asked the government to prepare and publish the UK’s semiconductor strategy as a matter of urgency

Releases & Updates

Google to make 12,000 employees redundant

Google CEO Sundar Pichai has announced in a company memo that around 12,000 employees in the US will be made redundant, as big tech continues to take cost-cutting measures

Major Contracts

Barclays Eagle Labs awarded Digital Growth Grant to aid regional innovation

The Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport (DCMS) has awarded its £12.09m Digital Growth Grant to Barclays Eagle Labs, to help boost growth of UK tech start-ups and scale-ups

Research

Worldwide IT spending to grow 2.4 per cent in 2023, forecasts Gartner

Today's worldwide IT spending forecast from global research and advisory body Gartner has projected a 2.4 per cent increase year-on-year.

Major Contracts

Barclays Eagle Labs awarded Digital Growth Grant to aid regional innovation

The Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport (DCMS) has awarded its £12.09m Digital Growth Grant to Barclays Eagle Labs, to help boost growth of UK tech start-ups and scale-ups

Research

Worldwide IT spending to grow 2.4 per cent in 2023, forecasts Gartner

Today's worldwide IT spending forecast from global research and advisory body Gartner has projected a 2.4 per cent increase year-on-year.

Research

The highest average tech job salaries in the UK revealed

IT industry researchers TechShielder has revealed the highest average tech job salaries currently offered across the UK, using Indeed's Salary Guide tool.

Tech and Society

Four leaders of tech for good efforts in 2022

Releases & Updates

Over 150,000 employees laid off by tech companies in 2022

Releases & Updates

Silicon Valley start-ups turn to debt deals amidst VC slowdown