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Post Office scandal public inquiry finally begins after chances to address problems were ignored

The Post Office Horizon scandal inquiry begins with subpostmaster campaign group waiting for full details before committing its support By Karl Flinders, Emea Content Editor, Computer Weekly Published: 01 Jun 2021 10:00 The statutory public inquiry into the Post Office Horizon scandal begins today, 12 years after it was first called for, and following many…

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35 Box Office Flops That Are Actually Worth Watching

Screenshot: Speed Racer/Warner Bros.British impresario Malcolm McLaren’s headstone reads, “Better a spectacular failure, than a benign success.” So it goes in life and, sometimes, at the movies.Hollywood makes lots of movies. Most of them aren’t good. Sometimes the good ones make money (lots of the bad ones do, too), but then sometimes…they don’t. Films fail…

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‘The Office’ cast members share the story behind Jim’s $250,000 gas Channel proposal to Pam

After years of waiting for Pam to dump Roy, subtly and not-so-subtly flirting in the office, and a series of adorable romantic gestures, did Jim really propose to Pam in a gas station parking lot in the rain? Absolutely he did. In the latest episode of the Office Ladies podcast, Office stars Jenna Fischer and…

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Box Office Preview: ‘A Quiet Place — Part II’ and ‘Cruella’ Will Test Movie Theaters’ Recovery

Just how much has the box office recovered so far? The film industry is about to start getting answers to that question as Paramount’s “A Quiet Place — Part II” and Disney’s “Cruella” will kick off the summer blockbuster season this Memorial Day weekend. “Quiet Place II” is expected to be the No. 1 film,…

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Return to Office Risks Worth Considering

In 2019, most white-collar employees worked in an office. In 2020, they worked from home. Now, it’s a mix, but enterprises may not be prepared. Credit: yanlev via Adobe Stock Not so long ago, business as usual meant that most white-collar employees worked at the office. Then, the pandemic hit and IT departments scrambled to…

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Horizon Office

Post Office Horizon inquiry Defined as given statutory status with wider Abilities

The government inquiry into the Post Office Horizon scandal is set to be made statutory with the power to call witnesses under oath and compel provision of evidence By Karl Flinders, Emea Content Editor, Computer Weekly Published: 18 May 2021 16:53 The government inquiry into the Post Office Horizon scandal is set to be made…

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Cabinet Office

Cabinet Office launches climate challenges for startups

The Cabinet Office has partnered with government technology accelerator Public to run a programme for startups developing innovative digital and data technologies that can help with some of the most pressing climate issues By Sebastian Klovig Skelton , Senior reporter Published: 14 May 2021 9:45 The Cabinet Office is inviting technology startups to develop digital…

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Depot Office

How Office Depot slashed operational costs with a “cloud first” strategy

Join Transform 2021 this July 12-16. Register for the AI event of the year. Enterprises want to move their IT operations to the cloud more urgently than ever before. How they get there is the trillion-dollar question. With Gartner predicting that public cloud spending will reach $332 billion this year and IDC projecting a $1…

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Horizon Office

Why the Post Office Horizon scandal kept me awake at night

Reverend Richard Coles tells Computer Weekly why there needs to be a statutory public inquiry into the Post Office Horizon scandal. By Rev Richard Coles Published: 11 May 2021 I cannot remember when I first heard of the Post Office scandal. I think I came across a piece by Nick Wallis in Private Eye 10…

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Sheriff’s Office: 2 killed in Albuquerque chase ID’d

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Authorities have identified the victims of a double homicide involving a car chase in metro Albuquerque.The Bernalillo County Sheriff’s Office said one of the victims was 22-year-old Anthony Vigil and that the other was a 15-year-old boy. The boy’s name was not released.Both were found dead April 19 with apparent gunshot…