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SAS CEO sceptical about benefits of working from home

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Jim Goodnight believes face-to-face working improves innovation and productivity
12 Jun 2013

Meet the downsizers who quit the likes of Google and Facebook for a new life at a start-up

Start-up success
What makes someone swap a successful job at a thriving technology giant for a role at a start-up? Sooraj Shah talks to three such downsizers to find out
12 Jun 2013

Google Glass should be banned, say fifth of Britons and Americans

Sergey Brin Google Glass
Privacy concerns are a barrier to adoption of wearable technology
04 Jun 2013

US ambassador to Russia: 'We don’t care what colour your money is, we care about your ideas'

Obama administration keen on closer US-Russian technological collaboration, says McFaul
04 Jun 2013

Samsung claims breakthrough in 5G mobile development

Samsung claims gigabit-speed mobile networking – if you can wait until 2020
14 May 2013

Obama signs executive order promoting use of open data

Policy designed to foster innovation, especially among start-ups
10 May 2013

Forget the watch – the smart money is on Google Glass

Is the smart watch – no more than a rumour for most hardware companies – an original idea, or simply a terrified response to the AR-equipped Google Glass project?
01 May 2013

Big data used to alter video game difficulty

Georgia Tech develops big data algorithm to tailor difficulty to skill
22 Apr 2013

Unified EU patent scheme moves a step closer

Unified Patent Court to be introduced in 2014 after Spanish and Italian objections rejected
16 Apr 2013

Opinion: SMEs must grasp Patent Box opportunity

Firms must act now if they are to take full advantage of the tax break
21 Mar 2013

Is innovation still in HP’s DNA?

Sooraj Shah asks whether the Silicon Valley veteran has any idea how to save itself from oblivion
21 Mar 2013

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15 Mar 2013

Samsung's Galaxy S4 debuts with eye control and BYOD features

New screen, better battery life and performance but Samsung shares fall slightly after launch
15 Mar 2013

Lynch: HP is not innovating or holding on to talent

Ex-Autonomy boss takes a swipe at former employer
14 Mar 2013

Touchscreens offer 'a window on a whole new world' for enterprise IT

The rise of touchscreens must be embraced by enterprise, Computing's most recent IT Leaders' forum discussion concluded
13 Mar 2013

PayPal bringing mobile payment service to UK this summer

PayPal Here designed with the needs of small businesses in mind
22 Feb 2013

Apple iOS watch with smartphone features reportedly in development

Apple is reportedly developing a wrist-based device, but it isn't the first firm to have the idea
11 Feb 2013

Hybrid Memory Cube technology – the next step forward in memory?

Samsung, Micron, Microsoft, IBM, ARM and others behind new memory chip technology
21 Jan 2013

Linus Torvalds interview: Linux and the future of computing

In the second part of a three-part interview, Linux creator and Millennium Technology Prize winner Linus Torvalds talks about real-world Linux and looks into the future
17 Dec 2012

Linus Torvalds interview: From VIC-20 to Raspberry Pi

In the first part of a three-part interview, Linux creator and Millennium Technology Prize winner Linus Torvalds talks about how he got Linux off the ground, the 'marketing' of Linux and Raspberry Pi
11 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

Kickstarter to be sued over 3D printer patent breach

3D Systems will also sue printer maker Formlabs
22 Nov 2012

Prepare to turn your Wi-Fi up to 5

Danny Palmer looks under the bonnet of the forthcoming 802.11ac wireless standard and explains how organisations should gear up for its arrival
15 Nov 2012

Feature: ARM and Intel on collision course

Twenty years ago, ARM was little more than a small unit in now-defunct Acorn Computers. Now, the UK company is about to take on industry giant Intel
15 Nov 2012