Finance and reporting

ARM iPhone royalties slow as smartphones drop in price

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British firm still sees Q1 "as a good start to the year"
23 Apr 2014

Apple looking to hire e-currency experts, eyes 'serious' move into mobile payments

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Reports suggest iPhone and iPad maker wants to move into mobile payments business.
22 Apr 2014

Bank of England to employ hackers

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Penetration testing to be used to gauge banks' defences against hackers and cyber criminals
22 Apr 2014

Yahoo beats Q1 revenue expectations, despite profits slump

Struggling web firm boosted by Chinese internet firm Alibaba as CEO Marissa 'buoyed by growth'
16 Apr 2014

Yorkshire Building Society selects ServiceNow to optimise service delivery

IT service transition manager Danny Potts tells Computing why Yorkshire Building Society opted to roll out ServiceNow
08 Apr 2014

HTC posts quarterly loss as smartphone sales slow

Taiwanese firm makes £40m loss in first quarter of 2014 - £10m worse than analysts had expected
07 Apr 2014

Government's digital by default strategy in jeopardy because it "doesn't get it"

Mark Thompson tells EMC and Policy Exchange roundtable "we're being badly governed by our digital masters"
04 Apr 2014

Box plans to raise $250m in IPO

CEO Aaron Levie had suggested to Computing that the firm was readying itself for an IPO back in October
25 Mar 2014

Bitcoin exchange Vircurex on brink of collapse after cyber attacks

Beijing-based cyber currency exchange freezes funds with immediate effect
24 Mar 2014

Oracle shares drop four per cent as investors dissatisfied with Q3 revenues

But software giant claims its cloud business had its 'best ever' quarter
19 Mar 2014

Cloudera to raise $200m from investors including Intel – report

Big data challenger seeking to raise more funds as it debuts in Gartner Magic Quadrant for datawarehousing
18 Mar 2014

Facebook’s Instagram 'signs $50m advertising deal' with Omnicom

Deal could see likes of Pepsi, Microsoft and AT&T posting videos and photos on mobile photo-sharing app
10 Mar 2014

MtGox £300m Bitcoin loss, bankruptcy and possible theft details emerge

'We still have no clear grasp of the situation' says Japanese government
04 Mar 2014

MtGox CEO quits Bitcoin Foundation, the second in a month to do so

Head of one of world's largest virtual currency exchanges is the latest to quit the Foundation
24 Feb 2014

Banks haven’t got their heads around big data yet, says EY

Banks have fallen behind the curve, offering opportunities to those who understand data
20 Feb 2014

Icahn backs down on Apple buyback crusade

Activist investor dressed down by ISS and proxy adviser
11 Feb 2014

Russia rules Bitcoin to be illegal

Virtual currency 'cannot be used' declares Prosecutor General as country hosts Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics
10 Feb 2014

Blockchain hits out at Apple 'monopoly' after bitcoin app removed from iOS store

Blockchain was final bitcoin app still available to download from the App Store
06 Feb 2014

Businesses 'should leave Bitcoin alone', says Eversheds lawyer

Partner Tim Buckingham tells conference that while they might consider it in future, retailers should not accept unregulated virtual currency for now
03 Feb 2014

Amazon shares fall as investors grow impatient

Fears of overstretch amid rising distribution costs and sluggish international sales
31 Jan 2014

Mobile ads help boost Facebook revenue 63 per cent

53 per cent of advertising revenue comes from mobile compared with nothing two years ago
30 Jan 2014

2014 and beyond - the future of financial services technology

Duncan Pithouse, partner at law firm DLA Piper, takes a look at what the year has in store for IT in financial services
28 Jan 2014

Lloyds, BOS, TSB and Halifax hit by debit card and ATM glitch

Customers report being unable to use debit cards and ATM machines across the UK, as TSB CEO apologises on Twitter
26 Jan 2014

Samsung quarterly profits drop for first time in two years

Apple's iPhone 5S and 5C launches may have had an impact on smartphone sales
24 Jan 2014