Stuart Sumner is editor of Computing.

Previously he spent 12 years in the IT industry as a programme manager, where he was responsible for the delivery of corporate WAN rollouts for global blue-chip companies.

Stuart has also written for Time Out and IPC Media, and in his spare time writes scripted comedy for TV and radio.

Articles & blogs by Stuart Sumner

Dark Mail: Secure email project planned to combat the NSA and PRISM

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Secure email providers collaborate on email platform designed to thwart government surveillance
04 Nov 2013

LinkedIn spear-phishing campaign discovered

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New LinkedIn scam harvests users data for malicious purposes
01 Nov 2013

The Top 5 IT budget killers and how CIOs avoid them

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There are certain elements of the IT estate that have a habit of springing nasty surprises on those drawing up the annual budget. In this documentary we speak to IBM, and the CIOs of Marks & Spencer and Network Rail to find out how they avoid the IT budget killers
30 Oct 2013

Surface Pro 2: Review

Microsoft’s update to its flagship tablet sees Intel’s latest Haswell processor beef up its performance and massively improve battery life
21 Oct 2013

Webcor builds collaboration in the cloud

Construction firm selects Box for its document storage and collaboration needs
21 Oct 2013

Kevin Mitnick: 'The only thing McAfee is good at is making videos'

Outspoken security expert and reformed hacker claims that anti-virus software is next to useless, and shows how peer to peer software can cause devestating leaks of sensitive corporate data
16 Oct 2013

Hounslow Council puts its faith in the cloud, and to hell with the NSA

Council selects Box for document storage and collaboration, and plans to go infrastructure-free in five years
10 Oct 2013

Box opens international headquarters in London

London Mayor Boris Johnson welcomes the move, citing his programme of giving investors a taste of London during the Olympics in 2012 as a helping factor
09 Oct 2013

Thinking outside the Box: an interview with Aaron Levie

The Silicon Valley entrepreneur talks to Stuart Sumner about his company’s IPO, how the NSA scandal has harmed cloud firms, and the importance of a successful ecosystem
09 Oct 2013

Living with the Microsoft Surface

Burn the desktop, ditch the laptop, leave the iPad at home, here's the best and only choice for the mobile worker
07 Oct 2013

Google Glass is the 'go pro' for nerds: Box's Aaron Levie

Silicon valley entrepreneur says that Glass will flop unless it is made more enterprise focused
02 Oct 2013

The home computing era: From conception to consumerisation

Apple's iPhones and iPads have led the era of consumerisation, but their adoption would not have been possible without the advent of the home computing era which began in earnest in the early 1980s.
30 Sep 2013

Computing's Data Centre Summit 2013

Stay tuned for all the latest news from the Data Centre Summit via the live Twitter feed
24 Sep 2013

Boxing clever: The technology strategy behind Box's growth

Sam Schillace, SVP engineering at Box, explains the firm's approach to the CAP theorem, and reveals that it is considering opening its first European data centre
18 Sep 2013

Sinofsky: Technology transitions are 'bumpy'

Former MS Windows president explains that new tech products often don't have all the features of the tools they replace
17 Sep 2013