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Boots.com the ‘least available’ of the UK’s most popular retail websites

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Major retailer suffered 25 hours of downtime in just 33 days
29 Oct 2013

How technology has evolved to improve and enable breast cancer screening

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Dr Goldstein tells Computing that Capgemini and AWS are the latest to help MammaCare in its mission to train nurses
25 Oct 2013

Amazon launches 'Login and Pay' service in direct challenge to PayPal

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'Pay with Amazon' button to appear on partner websites
09 Oct 2013

Apple's new iPad Mini Retina displays are 'not ready'

Delays may force Apple to postpone launch until next year, or sell a limited supply in 2013
02 Oct 2013

'Old guard' tech firms give cloud customers a raw deal, says AWS chief Jassy

Rivals' private cloud offerings are costly and inflexible says Amazon Web Services VP
17 Sep 2013

Amazon down again as problems plague Instragram, Netflix and Vine

'Partial failure of networking device' blamed by company in second outage in a week
27 Aug 2013

Is Amazon setting up its own Google Fiber-beating wireless network?

Sources suggest e-commerce firm is testing network in Cupertino, California
23 Aug 2013

Dragon's Den star Piers Linney: It will take five to 10 years for cloud to mature

New 'Dragon' believes that all firms will be able to leverage the cloud in 10 years
22 Aug 2013

Tesco to release tablet computer to take on Amazon and Apple

Retail giant Tesco will launch cut-price device in time for Christmas
20 Aug 2013

Hi Cloudera. Like big data? You may also like Myrrix

Sean Owen, founder of machine-learning start-up Myrrix, which was recently purchased by Cloudera, speaks to John Leonard
15 Aug 2013

'Google, Amazon and Facebook will gobble up cloud competition' - Trainline IS Director

Josko Grljevic believes the future will be dominated by big cloud providers
09 Aug 2013

E-book publishers object to US government restrictions on Apple price fixing

Government seeks to 'improperly impose' extra restrictions that will 'effectively punish' publishers, they say
08 Aug 2013

Amazon UK introduces digital downloads for software and videogames

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

US to block French-led action on tax avoidance by Apple, Amazon and Google

US will only back modest reforms to global tax treaties to tackle avoidance by multinationals
15 Jul 2013

Apple found guilty of fixing e-book prices

US Judge: 'Without Apple's orchestration of this conspiracy, it would not have succeeded as it did in the spring of 2010'
10 Jul 2013

Governments pledge to stop tech giants exploiting tax loopholes

Plan for specific changes to tax diplomacy for G20 countries
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

Jaspersoft CEO Brian Gentile on big data hype, BI for mobile and the cloud

Gentile tells Sooraj Shah his views on the current trends in the enterprise space
27 Jun 2013

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10 Jun 2013

Vodafone pays no UK corporation tax for the second time

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

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