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

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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

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

FA hopes to score with new technology

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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

Video: Christmas tablet roundup

Computing discusses the leading tablet contenders, including the iPad and iPad Mini, Nexus 7, Surface and Kindle Fire
17 Dec 2012

Amazon reveals 'improved' customer billing data

New reports include hourly line items
17 Dec 2012

Cloud storage battle: Google & Amazon slash cloud prices

Web giants continue attempts to out do one another with 25 per cent price drops
30 Nov 2012

Tablets to outsell laptops for the first time this year

Tablets sales to beat laptops in the US this quarter - and globally by 2015
22 Nov 2012

Is Apple considering ditching Intel for ARM?

Reports suggest that Apple is examining a shift from Intel to ARM for Macs
07 Nov 2012

H4cked Off: Buy Facebook, Dump Apple

Why Facebook will climb whilst Apple crumbles
05 Nov 2012

H4cked off: We don't need no IT control...

Even in the era of 'open standards' and 'open computing', IT giants don't seem able to give up their megalomaniacal desire for control
30 Oct 2012