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10 Jun 2013

Vodafone pays no UK corporation tax for the second time

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Despite revenues exceeding £5bn, mobile firm says it wiped out tax liabilities with investments and interest payments
07 Jun 2013

Amazon opens central London office for 1,600 UK staff

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Move supports expansion into book publishing and TV production
31 May 2013

1-in-10 school computers is an Apple iPad, Android, Windows or Amazon tablet

11 per cent of secondary education conducted through apps, according to trade body BESA
24 May 2013

Amazon wins cloud clearance from US government

Deal makes it easier for government agencies to use Amazon Web Services
21 May 2013

Apple 'avoids paying billions of dollars in tax', say US senators

Apple uses 'complex web of offshore entities', including three in Ireland, where it is taxed 0.05 per cent
21 May 2013

Amazon latest tech firm to have questions raised over tax structure

Whistleblower says his sales team travels to Slough to iron out Amazon contracts
17 May 2013

Technology that drives success: An interview with Trader Media’s CIO, Tim Jones

As Trader Media Group prepares to publish the very last print edition of Auto Trader magazine, CIO Tim Jones tells Sooraj Shah about the next stage in the company’s ambitious multi-platform digital strategy
16 May 2013

Amazon workers in Germany go on strike today

Union Ver.di wants employees to get up to €9,000 more a year
14 May 2013

FA hopes to score with new technology

Sooraj Shah hears how technology has helped the FA develop some of the best facilities in the world for players, coaches and supporters
30 Apr 2013

Amazon shares drop after it forecasts significant loss in second quarter

Shares fall by 7.2 per cent as firm could make loss of $340m in Q2
29 Apr 2013

Report: Amazon acquires UK voice command firm Evi

Deal for British start-up worth reported $26m
24 Apr 2013

News International to shift IT 100 per cent to Amazon's cloud

CIO Chris Taylor to move publisher of The Sun and The Times to the cloud - no new hardware at Rupert Murdoch's newspaper empire
24 Apr 2013

Amazon and Google web services have 'take it or leave it' t's and c's, says Wolfson IT boss

Most services hosted internally at electronics firm – 'we don’t trust cloud providers'
23 Apr 2013

Google-owned Motorola fails in Apple sensor patent challenge

US trade agency not persuaded that Apple infringed Motorola sensor patents
23 Apr 2013

Interview: WANdisco CEO David Richards

Richards tells Computing how firms get sucked into the Amazon cloud, and how he plans to replicate entire data centres over the WAN
19 Apr 2013

CIA CTO: We want your data and will keep it forever

Ira Hunt reveals CIA's plans to collect all digital information for 'big data' analysis
21 Mar 2013

Companies running on AWS accuse Amazon of copying

Companies offering services on Amazon's AWS infrastructure accuse the online giant of copying their work
11 Mar 2013

Amazon CTO: 'We're all start-ups now'

Even established enterprises must be as nimble and experimental as start-ups to survive, says Werner Vogels
06 Mar 2013

Tesco gears up for an all-out assault on Amazon

Former Facebook and Warner Music execs to run new e-books and music sites
04 Mar 2013

First BI-by-the-hour service launched by Jaspersoft

On-demand cloud business intelligence added to Amazon AWS
18 Feb 2013

American Express launches ‘pay by Tweet’ service

Unknown if service will launch in the UK
13 Feb 2013

Amazon looks to fill 100 new posts at its London tech hub

E-commerce firm seeks software engineers, UI experts and graphic designers
09 Jan 2013

Online retail sales on the up this Christmas

Amazon.co.uk leads the way as top e-commerce site
20 Dec 2012