Finance and reporting

BlackBerry’s job cuts will cost firm $400m

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Canadian smartphone maker pays price of axing 40 per cent of its global workforce
03 Oct 2013

Over-sized data centres cost firms a third extra in power and cooling infrastructure

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Over-sizing model is 'one of the biggest wastes of energy' for a business, claims Schneider Electric
24 Sep 2013

SAP sees 'unlimited' potential for growth in booming Brazil

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SAP claims exponential increases in sales across Brazil in 2013
18 Sep 2013

Twitter to go public

Twitter has announced that it is to file for an IPO with the US regulators
13 Sep 2013

Facebook shares hit all-time high

Social media firm's stock valued at highest point since entering the market
12 Sep 2013

Government could save £70bn by 2020 if it shifts to digital and cuts jobs – Policy Exchange

Think tank recommends that government should shop around for procurement deals and make use of big data analytics
03 Sep 2013

Co-op Bank writes down £148.4m of IT investments

IT to replace core banking platform will no longer be implemented as it does not fit in with bank's strategy
02 Sep 2013

Cisco to cut 4,000 jobs despite strong quarterly earnings

Networking giant beats analysts' expectations for income and revenues but continues with its restructuring plans
15 Aug 2013

Tim Cook pressure could amass $700 per Apple share, says Carl Icahn

Activist investor says he has achieved 'large position' in company
14 Aug 2013

Rackspace public cloud struggles against Amazon's AWS

Heavy investment in its open cloud vision reduces its margins
09 Aug 2013

Amazon UK introduces digital downloads for software and videogames

600 products already launched - with more to follow, promises Amazon
07 Aug 2013

HMRC reveals over £3.7bn spend with Capgemini

HMRC has revealed the details of its spend with Capgemini via the Aspire contract following a FoI request from Computing
05 Aug 2013

Microsoft writes-off $900m on Surface tablets, according to SEC filing

Microsoft Surface revenues weighed in less than the write downs on unsold stock of Surface RTs
31 Jul 2013

Amazon reports quarterly losses and warns of more to come

Pressure to diversify takes its toll on Amazon's numbers, despite a 22 per cent growth in sales
26 Jul 2013

Huawei expects 10 per cent sales growth for 2013 after reporting interim results

Chinese telecoms equipment company generated $18.6bn in the first half of 2013
24 Jul 2013

EE doubles 4G users to 687,000 - claims it is on target to sign-up one million by 2014

Some 2.6 per cent of its UK customers are now using 4G
24 Jul 2013

Why Google shares fell despite 19 per cent growth in revenues

Mobile advertising concerns reflected in five per cent drop in share price
19 Jul 2013

IBM sees 17 per cent drop in net income, while strong TV sales buoy LG

Intel, meanwhile, sees quarterly profit tumble by 29 per cent
18 Jul 2013

Yahoo ad revenues nosedive as CEO Marissa Mayer looks to mobile

Decline in ad revenues at Yahoo accelerates, but profits increase following acquisitions
17 Jul 2013

BlackBerry Z10 prices slashed in the US

$99 on two-year contract with AT&T or Verizon, or $49 with Amazon or Best Buy
15 Jul 2013

AT&T to acquire Leap Wireless for $1.2bn

US telecoms giant will acquire Leap's licenses, network assets, retail stores and five million subscribers
15 Jul 2013

Dell or Icahn: Which of Dell’s buyout offers makes the most sense for shareholders?

The sooner the uncertainty over the firm's future direction is over, the better
12 Jul 2013

MPs 'concerned' about government’s Digital by Default strategy

Science and Technology Committee voices doubts over £1.8bn annual savings target and personal data security measures
09 Jul 2013

Governments pledge to stop tech giants exploiting tax loopholes

Plan for specific changes to tax diplomacy for G20 countries
08 Jul 2013