Operating systems

BlackBerry Z10 prices slashed in the US

The BlackBerry Z10 smartphone in black
$99 on two-year contract with AT&T or Verizon, or $49 with Amazon or Best Buy
15 Jul 2013

Nokia chose Windows instead of Android to offer mobile carriers 'third alternative'

Nokia's Stephen Elop
Stephen Elop opted out of negotiations with Google as he could see Samsung dominating Android back in 2010
15 Jul 2013

Nokia Lumia 1020 leaks ahead of launch

Nokia Lumia 1020 in yellow white and black
Nokia's latest device will have a 41MP camera, 2GB of RAM and NFC technology
09 Jul 2013

Windows 8.1 will be released to manufacturers next month

Devices based on the OS update should be available in time for Christmas
09 Jul 2013

The future for Microsoft: behind Ballmer’s Build bluster

Steve Ballmer’s keynote at Build 2013 was a third-party sales tour de force, but it left a few loose ends dangling on the hardware front
09 Jul 2013

Windows 8 tablets 'haven't reached quality of iPads,' says Air France CIO

Jean-Christophe Lalanne tells Computing that while Air France is keen to look at Microsoft Windows 8, the airline doesn't yet consider it a major player in the tablet market
08 Jul 2013

Dell could move into wearable technology market

Ailing PC maker could join Google and Nike in the wearable tech arena
05 Jul 2013

Review: Acer Iconia W3 - Windows 8 on a tiny tablet

Acer's offering is small enough, but is it perfectly formed?
02 Jul 2013

Android and Samsung dominate European smartphone market

Apple market share just 18 per cent compared with Google's 70 per cent
01 Jul 2013

Windows 8.1 preview launched by Microsoft

Update includes return of the Start menu, better SkyDrive integration, and improved search
26 Jun 2013

Windows 8 tablets better than iPads for EasyJet

EasyJet CIO Trevor Didcock tells Computing that Windows 8 would be the preferred option for standardising tablets across the airline
24 Jun 2013

CIO Interview: Rocco Labellarte, Royal Borough of Windsor and Maidenhead

Royal Borough of Windsor and Maidenhead CIO Rocco Labellarte and chief architect Dan Goodman explain their ongoing plans to make the council the first entirely cloud-based local authority in the UK
21 Jun 2013

SITA 2013: Air France CIO 'disappointed' with Windows 8

Jean-Christophe Lalanne tells Computing Microsoft has six months to iron out problems with its latest OS
20 Jun 2013

Microsoft hints major Surface RT announcement

Primary education space to be “a great place” for hoped iPad-rival, says company
17 Jun 2013

Review: Google Nexus 4 - no frills Android power for the enterprise?

Cheap, cheerful and straightforward, Google's favoured smartphone is an interesting choice for the mobile worker
13 Jun 2013

Samsung Galaxy S4 vs iPhone 5 review

Can the S4's screen and software add-ons can beat the iPhone's quality build
13 Jun 2013

iPhone 5 tips and tricks

Computing reveals some intriguing hidden features within Apple's mobile operating system
12 Jun 2013

Apple enables developer-to-developer app sales in iOS7

Developer guide also points to dedicated MFi game controller
12 Jun 2013

IT drives Lotus F1 forwards

Lotus F1 CIO Graeme Hackland tells Danny Palmer how IT is helping the team prepare for big changes next season, and how it aids with race strategy
11 Jun 2013

Microsoft Start button returns on Windows 8.1 as a 'tip'

Revamped Start unveiled as part of a raft of changes to be previewed on 26 June
31 May 2013

Microsoft takes a swipe at Apple’s iPad with Windows 8 attack ad

Microsoft advert mocks Apple's Siri and the price of the iPad
24 May 2013

Microsoft takes on Sony PS4 with new Xbox One games console

Sony shares stage "relief rally" at missed opportunity by Microsoft
21 May 2013

Windows ‘Blue’ officially christened Windows 8.1

Free update will be available before Christmas, says Microsoft
15 May 2013

Microsoft aims to silence critics with Windows 8 redesign

Much-criticised Windows 8 to be revamped, Microsoft reveals, as OS passes 100 million licence sales
07 May 2013