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'ARM is part of the strategy' says Microsoft, but there's 'no insight to share' on Windows RT

Microsoft's Surface Pro 2 overall
'Commonality and convergence' remains focus, says platform strategy GM
14 Feb 2014

Out of power? Don’t blame the battery, rap the app

empty-battery
'Software is frequently written with complete disregard for the battery,' says Bedford Uni's David Jazani
13 Feb 2014

'Everything will be governed by maths and coding,' says Google exec

The main house at Bletchley Park
Exec Peter Barron tells college students that 'everything' will involve computing
10 Feb 2014

SAP going after Salesforce, Workday “with everything we have” says CEO McDermott

Salesforce “has had a free run of it with cloud sales. No more”
21 Jan 2014

Cyber security talent goes to the highest bidder

The UK is widely seen as a world leader in cyber security expertise. But as Sooraj Shah reports, it is mainly those firms with the deepest pockets that are benefiting
16 Jan 2014

Tailor-made agility at Net-a-Porter

Richard Lloyd-Williams, Net-a-Porter’s group IT director, tells Danny Palmer how organising his fast-expanding department into agile, business-focused development teams is enabling it to react more quickly to the needs of the firm and its customers
13 Jan 2014

Windows device shipments to jump by a third, says Gartner

Meanwhile Windows 8.1 is to get its first upgrade, according to screenshot leaks
09 Jan 2014

How can the Cyber Security Challenge be improved?

Finalists of the competition say it needs a higher profile, but that the format should remain
08 Jan 2014

'You have a one in three chance of being recruited for big data role' SAS tells students

100 roles up for grabs at the likes of PwC, the BBC and HMRC, for 300 who attended today's careers fair
28 Nov 2013

SAP denies it has low expectations for its cloud strategy

Co-chief executive's recent claims misconstrued, says Denecken
26 Nov 2013

'What are the user benefits of SAP innovations and acquisitions?' asks user group chair

SAP and its users must continue to collaborate closely in mobile and cloud, warns Adams
25 Nov 2013

Inspiring the next generation of computer scientists

Jane Richardson, director of the Oracle Academy in EMEA, looks at how we can start encouraging young people to think about a career in computer science
20 Nov 2013

Dreamforce 2013: 'We all have a need to become customer companies' says Benioff, as Salesforce1 plans become clear

All existing APIs and platforms drawn together for mobile-focused platform
19 Nov 2013

Dreamforce 2013: Salesforce1 will 'jumpstart innovation', predicts VP Rosenbaum

'Mobile first approach' is key thinking behind announcement
19 Nov 2013

Twitter shares leap 73 per cent at stock market debut

Twitter now valued at £19bn after just one day's trading on the New York Stock Exchange
08 Nov 2013

The evolution of programming languages

How have programming languages evolved over the past 50 years? How have the early languages influenced later versions, and how are they still used today?
06 Nov 2013

‘We still don’t know what data to trust, and what leads to stupid decisions’ says IBM analytics director

Data collection still has a long way to go to overcome the veracity curse, says Soffer
06 Nov 2013

NHS Spine2: Q&A with Basho, the US developer behind Riak

Basho's software engineer Sean Cribbs and marketing manager Jeremy Hill answer questions on the new infrastructure
25 Oct 2013

Windows 8.1 globally available today

Free update for Microsoft’s flagship OS downloadable now
17 Oct 2013

UK tech start-ups deserve better

Can the government do more to encourage tech start-ups? Yes – a lot more, according to serial tech entrepreneur Dan Wagner
14 Oct 2013

Amazon launches 'Login and Pay' service in direct challenge to PayPal

'Pay with Amazon' button to appear on partner websites
09 Oct 2013

Thinking outside the Box: an interview with Aaron Levie

The Silicon Valley entrepreneur talks to Stuart Sumner about his company’s IPO, how the NSA scandal has harmed cloud firms, and the importance of a successful ecosystem
09 Oct 2013

Oracle OpenWorld 2013: Oracle goes cloud mad, launching 10 new products and Database as a Service

But company not aiming to be 'a one-stop shop' insists product development VP Kurian
25 Sep 2013

Oracle OpenWorld 2013: Oracle unveils in-memory processing to rival SAP HANA

M6-32 'Big Memory Machine' and cloud backup also revealed by CEO Larry Ellison
23 Sep 2013