Peter is a Reporter at Computing, and specialises in technology trends, endpoint, apps in enterprise and IT education.

Previously, he was written in the technology and videogames sectors, including Techradar.com and 360 Magazine, with a stint as News Editor on gamesTM magazine. He has freelanced across a range of other games, technology, entertainment and design publications.

Articles & blogs by Peter Gothard

BlackBerry: Seeds of new ideas

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Down but not out, BlackBerry's top brass laid out their plans for the next 12 months at Mobile World Congress. Peter Gothard had a front row seat
05 Mar 2014

MtGox £300m Bitcoin loss, bankruptcy and possible theft details emerge

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'We still have no clear grasp of the situation' says Japanese government
04 Mar 2014

Does Nokia X mark a new chapter for Microsoft?

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What does the arrival of the Android-based Nokia X family of smartphones mean for the Finnish firm’s new owner, Microsoft?
03 Mar 2014

Microsoft finally tops Amazon in web hosting as reshuffle sees more Redmond departures

It’s a close call, but trend suggests continued growth for Azure
03 Mar 2014

MWC 2014: Will Blackphone change the Android security game?

A Spanish startup and some ex-military security experts are planning the last word in mobile defense.
28 Feb 2014

MWC 2014: How will Nokia X's Android leanings benefit the enterprise?

Computing hits the show floor to ask Nokia to explain itself.
28 Feb 2014

'Unconnected' XP machines just as dangerous as networked ones, argues Coalfire consultant

'It doesn’t face the internet' is a flawed argument by KPMG, says Andrew Barratt
28 Feb 2014

MWC 2014: 'Good is not good enough,' says BlackBerry CEO Chen

Read the fine print and free is not free' says Chen of Good’s migration policy
27 Feb 2014

MWC 2014: 'Big opportunity' for new email management business in a Europe 'obsessed' by privacy, says CA Technologies

EMEA president explains why 35-year-old software company chose to strike now
27 Feb 2014

MWC 2014: 'It's fine having HR in the cloud, but on-premise integration needed’ says SAP HANA SVP

Salesforce, Netsuite, Workday all too vertical, says Heisig
25 Feb 2014

How Allianz insures against data mishaps

Peter Gothard reports on how Allianz Insurance Ireland is using software to minimise the risk of data breaches occurring as a result of human error
25 Feb 2014

MWC 2014: BlackBerry "ready to compete" as CEO announces Q20, Z3, BES 12 and revised licensing

"We spread ourselves too thin," admits CEO John Chen
25 Feb 2014

MWC 2014: Samsung unveils "back-to-basics" Galaxy S5 smartphone

Pared-down phone still features biometric PayPal option, however
24 Feb 2014

MCW 2014: EMM rivals “cannot provide mobility fabric we can” says CA Technologies of new cloud management service

Dev ops and internet of things features drawn from 35 years of experience set us apart, says GM of innovation
24 Feb 2014

MWC 2014: We're not 'trying' to bury Blackberry - Good Technology

CEO Wyatt says anti-BlackBerry campaign is nothing personal
24 Feb 2014