Communications

Ofcom slams ISPs for exaggerated broadband speed claims

New code of practice for ISPs planned by the regulator
27 Jul 2010

UK consumers still unwilling to pay for content online, says report

Research suggests ad-funded model is the way forward in the UK
27 Jul 2010

Virgin Media to deliver broadband over telegraph poles

A Welsh village will receive Virgin Media 50Mbit/s broadband
27 Jul 2010

Gartner attempts to profile social networking users

Research firm offers a “social network framework” of business users
27 Jul 2010

Accessorize launches new web site

Launch comes on the back of significant growth in the accessories market
26 Jul 2010

Flaw in top wireless security protocol WPA2 uncovered

Disgruntled insiders could hack corporate wireless LAN
26 Jul 2010

Ofcom forbids BT from raising prices to offset pensions deficit

Charging ISPs extra for wholesale services has been outlawed
26 Jul 2010

Maude consults public on which data sets should be made public

Sets from the Land Registry, Companies House and transport data already identified as popular
26 Jul 2010

Tameside Council wastes £36,000 on Second Life flop

Tameside Metropolitan Borough Council splashed out on a failed Second Life project
22 Jul 2010

HP ditches LAN switches but keeps all UK 3Com staff

18 months pre-planning paved way for successful rationalisation, says newly merged company
22 Jul 2010

Distinguishing the Chatter from the chatter

Salesforce.com's continuous stream of evangelism makes it difficult to separate the reality from the hype
22 Jul 2010

Top five business reasons for a virtual desktop infrastructure rollout

Wyse chief exec Tarkan Maner spells out the business benefits of VDI
21 Jul 2010

June online sales up 20 per cent

Online sales in June reached £4.4bn, according to the IMRG Capgemini e-Retail Sales Index
21 Jul 2010

Ofcom outsources ICT to Logica

UK comms regulator says it will save £1.5m per year
21 Jul 2010

Q&A: MySpace chief data architect Don Watters

Can MySpace beat Facebook in social networking battle?
21 Jul 2010

EU to invest €6.4bn in 'research and innovation'

ICT calls for research proposals to offer €1.2bn
21 Jul 2010

Universal broadband delay will result in little more than dial-up speeds

Experts criticise the three-year delay
20 Jul 2010

Movie and tech firms team up for solution to illegal file sharing

New service to end consumers' headaches of not being able to watch owned content on multiple devices
20 Jul 2010

The right tools for network management

Richard Thurston looks at how networking technology has evolved to accommodate the latest advances in enterprise IT
20 Jul 2010

BT joins battle for lucrative smart metering contracts

Telecoms giant partners with Arqiva, the firm currently switching UK from analogue to digital TV
19 Jul 2010

New standard to make online banking and shopping safer

DNSSEC will improve security around online transactions
19 Jul 2010

Building a valid Digital Economy

BT and TalkTalk are trying to repeal the Digital Economy Act, the House of Lords has requested the power to review the legislation and Ofcom still doesn’t know exactly how to make it work
16 Jul 2010

Obstacles to broadband rollout are significant, says industry

Problems include lack of funding and issues around the sharing of utilities
16 Jul 2010

Financial firm cuts outages with Brocade technology

BGC Partners improves management of storage area network using fibre channel host bus adapters
16 Jul 2010