Mobile

Google defends policy to abandon security fixes on Android versions older than KitKat

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Is Android finally too fragmented to keep supporting earlier WebKit builds?
26 Jan 2015

Three UK to acquire O2 from Telefónica

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O2 deal will make Three the biggest mobile operator in the UK
23 Jan 2015

Three UK owner Hutchison Whampoa ‘in talks’ to acquire O2 for £9bn

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Hong Kong conglomerate returns fire after BT’s purchase of EE
19 Jan 2015

Home Office scraps plans to extend Emergency Services Network

Poor mobile coverage will be rectified by refreshing existing ESN contract, with no need for an extension to mobile services contract
15 Jan 2015

Hillarys looks to recruit and train graduates as IT skills squeeze tightens

£125m UK manufacturer of blinds and shutters looks for creative ways to overcome the IT skills shortage
09 Jan 2015

Post-Christmas influx of new mobile devices poses enterprise security threat, warns EY

Businesses must ensure BYOD is properly managed, argues Massimo Cotrozzi, director of cyber crime investigations at EY
08 Jan 2015

Staffordshire Police to be handed tablets in £500,000 project

Tablets would free up about 5,000 hours a week or the equivalent of 100 extra officers, claims police and crime commissioner
05 Jan 2015

'I'm unable to make an enterprise case for iPhone' says charity CIO

Combat Stress CIO Richard Burley tells Computing why he chose Android over Apple
05 Jan 2015

Press Association picks EE to ensure journalists can work securely on the go

Journalists have to use Samsung S4 minis as they come equipped with Samsung Knox
19 Dec 2014

BlackBerry launches BlackBerry Classic smartphone featuring QWERTY keyboard

“We listened closely to our customers’ feedback to ensure we are delivering the technologies to power them through their day,' says CEO John Chen
17 Dec 2014

BT in talks to buy EE for £12.5bn

Telecoms giant BT vies to get back into mobile communications 12 years after it floated-off O2
15 Dec 2014

Cloud represents 'the next cycle in computing' and successful start-ups prove it, says Google

Barak Regev also tells Bloomberg Enterprise Technology Summit that mobile is 'the gasoline' of cloud
09 Dec 2014

The top 10 enterprise mobility stories of 2014

Apple vs Microsoft, the Fappening and the Snappening. Here's the year in mobile.
08 Dec 2014

Kent Council claims it will save £2.5m after moving to VDI with VMware

VMware chosen over Citrix because it had 'more of a vision, was honest and explained all of the hidden costs'
04 Dec 2014

Computing Christmas Tablet Roundup: The year of Windows?

Join Stuart Sumner, Sooraj Shah and Peter Gothard as we consider Microsoft's stepped-up offerings in the 2014 tablet space
04 Dec 2014

NotCompatible Android malware a 'risk that should not be ignored' says Lookout

The latest evolution has 'set new bar for mobile sophistication and operational complexity' say experts
24 Nov 2014

Computing's top 10 tech stories of the week: Facebook at Work, Azure outages and good news for BlackBerry

What were the big technology news stories of the past seven days? Read on, to find out
20 Nov 2014

BlackBerry-Samsung MDM security partnership is ‘positive for enterprise’

Deal means Samsung benefits from BlackBerry’s security reputation, while BlackBerry can move away from its ‘practically over’ hardware business
19 Nov 2014

Intel's luxury bracelet will connect users to Facebook, Google and Yelp

Unlike Apple's Watch, Intel won't need a smartphone for connectivity as it has its own AT&T data plan
18 Nov 2014

How to keep BYOD on the right side of the law

Without strict guidelines, a bring your own device policy can drag an organisation into a nightmare of fines, lawsuits and data breaches, warns lawyer Callum Sinclair
18 Nov 2014

BYOD is cheaper, faster, more adaptable, and here to stay

The stats don't lie, as Gartner, TechNavio and Computing Research show us
17 Nov 2014

'BlackBerry has survived, now we look at growth,' says CEO John Chen

One year on from taking over smartphone firm, BlackBerry CEO John Chen believes the worst is over
10 Nov 2014

More mobile spectrum for 4G to be auctioned off next year

Regulator Ofcom says another auction for 2.3GHz and 3.4GHz bands will boost mobile internet capacity
10 Nov 2014

‘BlackBerry market share down from 15 per cent to 0.8 per cent in two years,’ says City Index Group CIO

But financial spread betting firm still developing for BlackBerry users to ensure every customer is catered for, Mike Lear tells Computing
06 Nov 2014