Hardware

Living with the Nokia Lumia 630 running Windows Phone 8.1

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Is Microsoft's refined OS enough to rip out the BYOD staples of iOS and Android?
17 Jun 2014

Backbytes: Get back in your Xbox

Microsoft names Phil Spencer head of Xbox
"Xbox. Stop bothering me!"
13 Jun 2014

Enterprise Mobility Summit 2014: Internet of things 'needs a company like Apple to take off'

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Consumer technology, not enterprise tools, will lead Internet of Things push
13 Jun 2014

Enterprise Mobility Summit 2014: ‘Digital literacy’ a major challenge for enterprise mobility

University of Sheffield's Christine Sexton notes difference in attitudes to mobile tech between students and teaching staff
12 Jun 2014

Enterprise Mobility Summit 2014: smartphones – to hold on or to let go?

Keynote explores how and why the balance of power is changing when it comes to mobile devices
12 Jun 2014

Microsoft powers cyber arm of the law in Cambridgeshire

Peter Gothard hears how Windows 8.1 is helping the county's police with their inquiries
10 Jun 2014

Keeping the faith: the organisations sticking by BlackBerry

BlackBerry is no longer the dominant force in enterprise mobility, but that doesn’t mean it has been completely abandoned. Computing’s Danny Palmer speaks to some of the organisations that continue to base their mobile strategy around BlackBerry and BB10
10 Jun 2014

Huawei bringing R&D centre to Bristol, George Osborne loves it

Chinese company promises to create 300 new research jobs by 2017
10 Jun 2014

Spending on high-end storage falls 25 per cent – IDC

Overall market down 6.9 per cent as economic uncertainty persuades companies to keep their storage kit longer
09 Jun 2014

BlackBerry: ‘Maybe consumer wasn’t a battle we could’ve won’

BlackBerry says it is better equipped to win the fight in the enterprise mobility arena than consumer
03 Jun 2014

Huawei promises 10x faster Wi-Fi speeds than currently available

IEEE 802.11ax specification is the secret sauce
02 Jun 2014

Samsung launches world's first Tizen OS smartphone

Samsung Z runs on Linux-based software and will be released later this year
02 Jun 2014

Patents account for one-quarter of the cost of a smartphone, claims research

$120 of the cost of a $400 smartphone pays for the intellectual property, claims report
30 May 2014

CIOs losing faith in BlackBerry

Businesses see BlackBerry as a sinking ship
29 May 2014

Kabbee opts for Rackspace ahead of Google, Amazon, Microsoft owing to emphasis on customer service

London minicab firm said other companies were interested only in selling Kabbee a commodity, rather than working in tandem
29 May 2014

Datacentres Europe 2014: Brand-name data centre servers have 'three to five years until extinction', predicts VMware CTO

Future of industry lies in "white boxes made by companies you've never heard of", says Joe Baguley
29 May 2014

IBM server sales slump by 25 per cent in the first quarter as competition intensifies

IBM sales meltdown as global server unit shipments increase by 1.4 per cent, according to Gartner
28 May 2014

Datacentres Europe 2014: Machine learning is the future of PUE, says Google

99.6 per cent accuracy in PUE prediction achieved, reveals data centres VP
28 May 2014

Enterprise Cloud Forum: Almost half of enterprises 'prehistoric' with respect to BYOD, says Oracle security VP

'We need a whole new industry to prevent us slowing down' says Hartwell
27 May 2014

IBM to stop selling NetApp storage in preference to its own products

IBM seeks to arrest hardware sales slump by focusing on own technology
27 May 2014

Intel: Forget internet-connected fridges, the Internet of Things is all about business transformation

The Internet of Things will takeoff in business, not in the consumer sector, as organisations use it to improve service and lower costs, says Intel's Ton Steenman
23 May 2014

Computing Refresh: Salesforce invades UK, eBay hacked, and Microsoft reveals Surface Pro 3

Salesforce sets up shop in London, eBay reveals three-month old customer data hack, and Microsoft launches a 'laptop beater'.
23 May 2014

HP to axe up to 16,000 staff after another disappointing quarter

CEO Meg Whitman indicates job cuts of between 11,000 and 16,000 - but vows to protect R&D
23 May 2014

Pulling together – what converged infrastructure means for data centres

Converged platforms promise to simplify data centre upgrades and maintenance, so why does uptake appear so sluggish? John Leonard investigates
22 May 2014