Latest Innovation articles

PayPal bringing mobile payment service to UK this summer

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

Apple iOS watch with smartphone features reportedly in development

watch
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?

Adding memory to a PC
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

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

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

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

Government science spending falls, despite election pledge

Cuts in technology and innovation funds of 7.6 per cent since 2010 - despite election pledge to maintain investment
08 Nov 2012

Analysis: the datacentre’s new clothes

Is the software-defined datacentre the next big thing for enterprise IT, or yet another empty, overhyped marketing phrase?
01 Nov 2012

IBM integrates carbon nanotubes into mainstream chip manufacturing

Moore's Law may be safe after all
29 Oct 2012

Now you see me... Meet Mr Pixelhead


16 Oct 2012

Samsung calls for re-trial in patent dispute with Apple

Samsung claims jury misconduct and inconsistent judgments
25 Sep 2012

Laptop inventor Bill Moggridge dies

Industrial designer who first attached a folding screen to a keyboard has lost his battle with cancer
10 Sep 2012

Quantum chip offers 'security guaranteed by the laws of physics'

Researchers unveil quantum chip technology that could be available within five years
04 Sep 2012

Apple is acting like a spoiled child


16 Aug 2012

Judge tells Apple and Samsung to settle their own differences

Apple and Samsung urged to settle patent infringement suit
16 Aug 2012

Spooky investments


02 Aug 2012

ARM reveals more details about M2M industry forum

Blueprints for the 'internet of things', not standards, the aim of the group
02 Aug 2012

ARM kick-starts standardisation forum for 'internet of things'

Chip manufacturer co-opts UK-based partner companies to develop standards
31 Jul 2012

Telcos unite to form global M2M technology alliance

Group will work with Jasper Wireless technologies to promote global standards
11 Jul 2012

Opinion: Barclays saga highlights banking's scandalous neglect of the tech sector

Funding technology innovation is a better route to profits for banks, argues investment expert
29 Jun 2012