Mobile software

UK iPhone 5S sales three times that of iPhone 5C - but both fall well short of Android

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Apple gets small sales boost, but still lags way behind Android in Europe while Microsoft is catching up
02 Dec 2013

NCG Banco: 'We will continue supporting BlackBerry as a corporate solution'

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Large Spanish bank installs BES 10 and over 1,600 devices, even as C-level BlackBerry staff are shown the door
27 Nov 2013

BlackBerry 10 to run Android apps directly in new year upgrade

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Android .APK apps will run natively on BlackBerry 10, claims BlackBerry
27 Nov 2013

Cyber attacks – up close and personal

Cyber criminals have changed tactics. It’s up to the IT department to let everyone know
25 Nov 2013

Interview: LV='s Richard Warner, CIO of the Year 2013

LV=’s Richard Warner tells Sooraj Shah what it means to be crowned the CIO of the Year, and explains how IT has driven growth at the insurance firm
25 Nov 2013

Better education required to counter ‘culture of carelessness’ and protect mobile data from hackers

Security experts at Trend Micro roundtable debate how to fight threat of mobile data theft
21 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

Oracle ehances BYOD capabilities with Bitzer Mobile acquisition

Deal designed to 'address the growing security needs created by the BYOD movement'
18 Nov 2013

Gartner: BlackBerry’s pain is Windows 8's gain

Microsoft OS is a strong contender for enterprise users says analyst
14 Nov 2013

Lean, green and flexible: exploring the IT powering WWF's new HQ

When the WWF designed its new headquarters, it knew its IT infrastructure had to be able to support hot-desking, mobile working and video conferencing in a cost-effective and eco-friendly way. Danny Palmer went to Woking to find out if it succeeded
12 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

Lenovo bid for BlackBerry 'rejected by Canadian government'

Lenovo's bid to acquire smartphone maker BlackBerry was rebuffed by the Canadian government on security grounds
06 Nov 2013

Apple and Google should work together, says Wozniak

Apple co-founder believes together the two mobile giants could deliver a better experience for users
04 Nov 2013

Apple is deleting negative iOS 7 messages on its forums, says Lawrence Lessig

Creative Commons founder 'astonished' to find discussions of faulty Wi-Fi being scrubbed
01 Nov 2013

Google Nexus 5 smartphone with Android KitKat goes on sale in UK

LG-built smartphone showcasing Android 4.4 released in the UK
31 Oct 2013

Apple moving towards Android model of device proliferation, says IG

IG head of IT Ivan Gowan believes Apple is moving towards emulating Google's mobile strategy
30 Oct 2013

Bring your own lawyer: the legal perils of BYOD

With staff seeking to perform more and more functions on their devices rather than clunky work PCs, organisations are starting to consider the legal implications – and it isn’t a straightforward matter
30 Oct 2013

Betting on 'mobile first' strategy pays off for IG

Spread betting firm's head of IT Ivan Gowan explains how mobile is benefiting both IG and its customers
25 Oct 2013

Welcome to the University of Google

One third of UK universities use Google Apps for Education. So what’s the attraction, and can the search giant be trusted with all that data? Peter Gothard talks to one of the first university CIOs to go down the Google route, Sheffield’s Christine Sexton
21 Oct 2013

Facebook buys mobile data compression start-up Onavo for $120m

Onavo's technology will be built into Facebook apps for iOS and Android
16 Oct 2013

KPMG buys 3,500 BlackBerry 10 smartphones and commits to BES 10

Says BlackBerry 10 is 'the best solution in terms of usability, security, connectivity and price'
16 Oct 2013

Argos joins retailer tablet race with sub-£100 Android device

Undercuts Tesco by £20, and includes bags of pre-loaded software
14 Oct 2013

Home Office working with Google, Apple, Samsung to tackle growing number of mobile thefts

Government wants new security features to make handsets less attractive to thieves
14 Oct 2013

Google chairman Schmidt claims Android more secure than iPhone

'Not secure? It's more secure than the iPhone,' Schmidt tells analysts
08 Oct 2013