Finance and reporting

Samsung quarterly profits drop for first time in two years

Apple iPhone 5S vs Samsung galaxy S4 three quarter
Apple's iPhone 5S and 5C launches may have had an impact on smartphone sales
24 Jan 2014

Bitcoin attacked by politicians and bankers at Davos

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US treasury secretary Lew and JP Morgan boss Dimon express worries about the virtual currency
24 Jan 2014

eBay should spin off PayPal, says Carl Icahn

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Separating payments unit from e-commerce giant is a "no-brainer" claims Icahn
23 Jan 2014

Where should you store your Bitcoins?

Sooraj Shah investigates whether it is really worth storing Bitcoins in 'cold storage' or an 'insured storage vault'
22 Jan 2014

IBM suffers from dip in sales, revenues and profits in 2013 - top execs to forgo bonuses

Falls in emerging markets leaves tech giant betting on the cloud
22 Jan 2014

Bitcoin - What is it for?

Duncan Calow, partner at law firm DLA Piper, argues that the two-tier regulated and non-regulated approach to currency is not flexible enough
15 Jan 2014

Apple App Store sales top $10bn in 2013

iPhone and iPad users spent over $1bn in December alone
08 Jan 2014

IT spending to reach $3.8tn in 2014, with enterprise software in for biggest boost - Gartner

IT spending across all segments to grow in 2014, say analysts
06 Jan 2014

Several UK banks hit by cyber attacks in last six months – Bank of England

Cyber attacks have revealed vulnerabilities which could be significant, report says
28 Nov 2013

From saviour to separation: an interview with the Financial Conduct Authority’s CIO Gareth Lewis

Lewis tells Sooraj Shah how he was drafted into the FSA’s 'rescue mission', before overseeing the organisation being split into the FCA and PRA
26 Nov 2013

Banks to undergo extensive cyber threat test

Simulated cyber attack to test strength of financial services firms' defences
07 Oct 2013

Twitter hopes to raise $1bn in IPO, despite lack of profit

Investors will be wary of the social media firm's financials, as well as a succession of internet IPO flops
04 Oct 2013

BlackBerry’s job cuts will cost firm $400m

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

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

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