Hardware

HP’s upswing: a second wind, or just an XP-based blip?

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Can the company seriously expect its fortunes to keep rising?
22 Aug 2014

Big rise in PC sales behind surprise HP revenue increase

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HP posts surprise increase in revenues, due to surprise increase in PC sales
21 Aug 2014

More than meets the eye: transforming IT at Jagex - an interview with head of IT Barry Zubel

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Barry Zubel, head of IT at game developer Jagex, tells Danny Palmer about virtualising servers, automation and how IT infrastructure will be key to a smooth launch for their next big release
20 Aug 2014

BlackBerry crumble stops abruptly as smartphone sales bounce

BlackBerry arrests its decline as sales increase sequentially in the second quarter, according to IDC
18 Aug 2014

Tesco Hudl and other Android devices contain ‘factory reset’ data retention flaw

Firmware error is to blame, say security experts
18 Aug 2014

The internet runs out of memory, and the unhackable is hacked: Top 10 IT news stories of the week

On the flipside, the NHS is grabbing some excellent IT budget-saving opportunities as NPfIT is laid to rest
15 Aug 2014

Samsung pays $200m for internet of things platform SmartThings

Samsung follows fashion set by Apple and Google to buy household automation company
15 Aug 2014

BlackBerry expands 'BBM Protected' service to all devices using Balance

More security for your BB-buck, or just another marketing effort?
15 Aug 2014

Living with the Microsoft Surface Pro 3

You know we liked it on face value, but how do we feel after a week with Microsoft's redesigned hybrid tablet?
13 Aug 2014

Case study: How Homerton Hospital saved 90 per cent on storage hardware by shifting from NPfIT for clinical imaging

Hospitals across the UK are ditching NPfIT for image archiving - with Homerton cutting storage hardware costs from £50,000 to £5,000 in the process
13 Aug 2014

Whatever happened to the 'desktop smartphone'?

From ambitious crowdfunder to barely a whispered memory, the Ubuntu Edge didn't lead the pack in the way many had hoped. But just what is the status of the converged, desktop-capable smartphone?
13 Aug 2014

NHS set to save millions as botched NPfIT storage deals come to an end

NPfIT contracts forced hospitals to pay over the odds for out-of-date storage technology
13 Aug 2014

Backbytes: iPads not welcome here. Good

Manchester United bans iPads from the "theatre of dreams". About time, too
12 Aug 2014

'I'm not prepared to take the whole business to Windows 8; it's too much, too quickly,' says KPMG CIO

Edel McGrath explains how a two-year project has seen the IT department at KPMG gain far more influence over the company
12 Aug 2014

Nvidia unveils 64-bit ARM 'Project Denver' CPU

New Tegra K1 pairs 192-core Kepler architecture-based GP with custom 64-bit dual-core ARMv8
12 Aug 2014

Backbytes: Unhackable Blackphone, err, hacked

$829 'secure' smartphone rooted in five-minutes flat at DefCon security conference
12 Aug 2014

New iPad production is underway – but can Apple overturn flagging sales?

All the screen sizes in the world promised, but does Apple need to innovate, not imitate?
12 Aug 2014

IBM claims first in 'neuromorphic' computing

IBM claims microprocessor that mimics human brain can perform 46 billion operations per second drawing just 70 milliwatts of power
11 Aug 2014

Apple and Samsung settle patent dispute – outside the US

Smartphone giants agree to withdraw all legal cases outside the US
06 Aug 2014

Microsoft Surface Pro 3 Review - is it the future of the endpoint?

Does Microsoft's redesigned hybrid have what it takes to batter the MacBook?
05 Aug 2014

2e2 finally ceases to exist - with gaping £257m shortfall owed to creditors

2e2 Group, 2e2 Holdings and 2e2 Investments have all been dissolved, according to papers filed by FTI Consulting
04 Aug 2014

Demand for in-car telematics boxes seeing strong growth, says Direct Line Group CEO

Meanwhile, shift away from RBS data centres is already delivering benefits for Direct Line, says firm
04 Aug 2014

Backbytes: Nostalgic for the 1980s? Good news – the new ZX Spectrum will be launched imminently

Are you missing 256×192, eight-colour graphics? Throw away your PC and buy a ZX Spectrum instead
01 Aug 2014

Now Ford dumps BlackBerry for Apple

Car maker ditches BlackBerry devices in favour of Apple
31 Jul 2014