Hardware

Lenovo buys Motorola from Google for $2.3bn – and just $660m in cash

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Google sells Motorola Mobility for just $2.9bn compared with the $12.5bn it paid for it
30 Jan 2014

ARM releases 64-bit server standard in bid to drive eco-system compatibility

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With 64-bit silicon appearing later this year, standard intended to drive compatibility across ARM eco-system
29 Jan 2014

Tesco first to trial Weve, the mobile display service from EE, Vodafone and O2

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Weve aims to deliver targeted ads using opted-in customers' anonymised data
29 Jan 2014

Living with the Dell Venue 11 Pro Windows 8 Tablet

Danny Palmer examines the business use case for Dell's competition to Microsoft's Surface Pro
29 Jan 2014

NSA privacy fears driving business back to UK hosting providers

UKFast CEO Lawrence Jones says British companies want to bring their data back to Blighty to prevent snooping
28 Jan 2014

Internet of things will lead to 'malware on your personal life', warns AVG's CTO

Large enterprises' BYOD policies could have negative consequences, says Yuval Ben-Itzhak
28 Jan 2014

Apple stock down 8 per cent after lower than expected holiday sales and weak revenue forecast

Big push into China needs to continue to maintain company growth
28 Jan 2014

Google and Samsung reach 10-year patent cross-license agreement

Google and Samsung reach 'self-protection agreement' over patents
27 Jan 2014

City University London seeking data storage service solution

The university wants to replace part of its ageing storage infrastructure in £600k deal
23 Jan 2014

Nokia mobile phone sales fall by one-third as Windows Phone devices struggle

Company refuses to break out sales figures for mobile phones ahead of sale to Microsoft
23 Jan 2014

Microsoft to store foreign customer data outside US to prevent NSA snooping

Microsoft breaks ranks with other tech firms with new policy
23 Jan 2014

Lenovo buys IBM's x86 server business for $2.3bn

IBM System X to become System-Ex with deal to sell the low-end server business to Lenovo
23 Jan 2014

Dell, Fujitsu and Lenovo to fight over IBM's low-end server business

Rumours resurface of IBM plan to off-load ailing x86 server business
22 Jan 2014

Deloitte's CIO on BYOD and collaboration

Matt Peers explains how mobility can aid productivity and flexibility in the workplace
22 Jan 2014

IBM suffers from dip in sales, revenues and profits in 2013 - top execs to forgo bonuses

Falls in emerging markets leaves tech giant betting on the cloud
22 Jan 2014

Intel to subsidise Baytrail-based tablet computers to encourage adoption

Reports suggest Intel plans to cover engineering costs of shifting from ARM to Intel as it looks to hit £99 price point for tablets due later this year
20 Jan 2014

IBM to invest $1.2bn in 15 data centres to expand push into cloud

Global expansion as IBM attempts to double current capacity
17 Jan 2014

BYOD: too much choice is a dangerous thing

The wide open landscape of BYOD is being fenced off into more manageable subdivisions like CYOD and COPE. Will these new acronyms help?
17 Jan 2014

Blackphone promises to put privacy first

New venture by Silent Circle and Geekphone aims to keep calls and texts private
17 Jan 2014

NSA 'could spy' on 100,000 computers - while they're offline

Spy agency physically installs malware and uses 'secret' radio technology to monitor PCs, according to the latest Snowden revelations
15 Jan 2014

Huawei mobile sales soar while Apple remains 'optimistic' about China Mobile deal

Huawei revenues climb to just under $40bn, while Apple targets China sales
15 Jan 2014

HSBC, Nationwide, Santander to offer Zapp mobile payments

Zapp users can pay by asking the retailer for a six-digit code, or using NFC or QR technology
15 Jan 2014

NSA spy scandal dissuading firms from using the US cloud

Peer 1 research suggests Edward Snowden's revelations have made businesses wary of US hosting
10 Jan 2014

Smart meters: an IT disaster waiting to happen?

Smart meters are finally ready to roll out across the UK. But is the selected system ‘the next major government IT disaster’?
10 Jan 2014