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Analysis: Upstarts challenge the mobile duopoly

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Canonical and Mozilla’s mobile OSs made waves at MWC, but can they generate more than a ripple of interest among enterprise smartphone users
02 Apr 2013

Analysis: should Samsung abandon Android?

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Peter Gothard assesses whether Samsung’s growing supremacy as a smartphone vendor might result in it splitting from Google’s platform
27 Mar 2013

iOS 'has had its revolutionary moment' in increasingly competitive mobile market, says Red Bend

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Little development room left for Apple as rival platforms appear, says VP Kinder
22 Mar 2013

Google Maps chief Jeff Huber moves to Google X after decade at company

Google continues restructuring plans as maps chief steps down
15 Mar 2013

Microsoft Surface: Just 1.5 million sold in first four months

Sales of both Windows RT and Windows 8 versions prove disappointingly low
15 Mar 2013

Andy Rubin steps aside as head of Android

Sundar Pichai to take charge of Google's smartphone operating system division
14 Mar 2013

Auto Trader owners could replace iPhones with Windows Phones

Trader Media Group's CIO says Android has too many security vulnerabilities
07 Mar 2013

Tablets earn their daily bread

Peter Gothard hears how spending a small amount of dough on a few tablets and a sprinkling of Android apps has helped Warburtons earn a bigger crust
05 Mar 2013

Firefox is the most vulnerable browser, says Sourcefire

'Internet Explorer's bad reputation might not be completely deserved - Firefox actually has a lot more vulnerabilities'
04 Mar 2013

No Dell MDM support for BB10 until future of BlackBerry becomes clear

BlackBerry needs to demonstrate staying power before K3000 MDM solution supports it, Dell tells Computing
15 Feb 2013

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

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

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'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