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Oracle uses the power of Harry Potter to launch Google API case appeal

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Java API case heading back to courts as Oracle likens copyright infringement to stealing JK Rowling's work
14 Feb 2013

Tablet sales help push Carphone Warehouse revenue to over £1bn

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Tablet sales hit 40,000 a week over Christmas period
25 Jan 2013

Larry Page: Facebook is 'doing a bad job on its products'

Google chief executive Larry Page
Google's Page also takes a swipe at Apple
18 Jan 2013

Facebook adds free calls for US iPhone users

Feature may be rolled out in the UK and on Android
17 Jan 2013

Apple said to be planning a cheaper iPhone this year

Lower-end smartphone might enable Apple to regain market share
09 Jan 2013

Worldwide IT spending to grow to $3.7tn in 2013, claims Gartner

But Europe will actually cut tech spending, according to Forrester
03 Jan 2013

2013 preview: devices and endpoint

Which platform will come out on top as we enter a new year in mobile enterprise?
27 Dec 2012

2012 - The IT Perspective: Mostly cloudy

The forecast for enterprise software is a continuation of the move towards cloud computing, while customers are also complaining about software licensing
21 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

Video: Tablet vs Tablet - Fight!

Peter Gothard asks vendors at the Gadget Show Live 2012 why their tablet offering is better than the competition
14 Dec 2012

Schmidt: 'We’re imitating Microsoft’s lead against Apple from 20 years ago'

Google chairman says Android is winning mobile OS war
12 Dec 2012

Case Study: Enterprise Mobility at Lego

Lego CIO Henrik Amsinck talks exclusively to Computing about BYOD, Windows 8, Surface, security, apps and Android
12 Dec 2012

Android's built-in malware scanner detects just 15 per cent of threats

Jellybean's in-built software has a long way to go but shows promise, says computer scientist.
11 Dec 2012

Opinion: how CIOs can overcome Android phobia

The mobile operating system presents a number of security and management challenges, but they are no longer anything to be afraid of
10 Dec 2012

Mobile browsers unsafe say researchers

Even security experts unable to tell if they are visiting dangerous websites
07 Dec 2012

Hey m-spender - can you trust your payment app?

A number of companies have rushed to launch mobile payment devices that plug into Android and Apple iOS smartphones, but can users be sure that they are secure?
29 Nov 2012

Influence: The Endpoint

Computing looks at the explosion of choice in the enterprise endpoint market, and what leading firms are doing to offer choice to employees whilst still being able to provide appropriate support
28 Nov 2012

Enterprise mobility marks a new road for the man in a van

ClickSoftware CEO Moshe BenBassat explains how smartphones and tablets have revolutionised the way that service companies operate
26 Nov 2012

The endpoint of the future

Peter Gothard explains how current trends in hardware and software will change the way business users interact with the enterprise
14 Nov 2012

Analysis: mobile development migraine

Enterprises looking to develop mobile applications for staff, partners or customers face a number of headache-inducing challenges
13 Nov 2012

Android users' privacy put at risk by apps collecting unnecessary data

Research suggests an epidemic of apps collecting data from unsuspecting smartphone owners
06 Nov 2012

iPad's share of tablet market drops to 50 per cent

Apple's grasp on the tablet market loosens as competition from Android intensifies
06 Nov 2012

Three-quarters of smartphones sold run on Android

Android market share reaches 75 per cent in the third quarter of 2012
02 Nov 2012

Week of big launches to begin with Apple's iPad Mini

Windows 8, Windows Phone 8 and Surface launch sandwiched between new Apple iPad and Google Nexus
22 Oct 2012