Zack Whittaker

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Zack Whittaker was the security editor for ZDNet.

I don't hold any stock, shares or investments in any company. (Updated: December 2, 2015)

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The lighter side of Bill Gates

The lighter side of Bill Gates

As you all probably know, considering the 2 year lead-up to today and the considerable press coverage, it's Bill Gates' last day at Microsoft. I'd like to take a slightly different spin on covering his career and life, by pointing out the stupid stuff, in the hope it will appeal to my target audience: the student.

June 27, 2008 by in Finance

Choose the right university for a start

Choose the right university for a start

So you're on your way to university and about to finish college or high school, but which one? There are so many universities out there, across the country and the globe, all offering the "best courses" and so many advantages.

May 31, 2008 by in Finance

MI5 searches for emerging tech scientists

MI5 searches for emerging tech scientists

The domestic intelligence service for the United Kingdom, MI5, have recently advertised for a chief scientific adviser, which would take on the role similar to that of 'Q' in the James Bond films. Whilst science fiction and well-written novels can take advantage of such a serious role, the Security Service have assured the world that they are "serious in this to match their needs".

April 25, 2009 by in Finance