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Why Apple and Samsung could be heading for a fall along with the smartphone market that made them

The smartphone market is looking increasingly unsustainable as icons of the industry - such as Nokia, BlackBerry and Motorola - tumble, and even established giants, such as Samsung, start to struggle
23 Oct 2014

Samsung Q3 operating profits expected to dip by 60 per cent year on year

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Even the mobile division is suffering in the face of competition from Apple, Xiaomi and Lenovo
07 Oct 2014

Lenovo to finalise $2.1bn IBM x86 server business aquisition

Deal will see Lenovo become third largest player in x86 server market
29 Sep 2014

Windows 8 is ‘too much, too quickly and too different’, says KPMG CIO

Windows 8 'optional' for staff, but Windows Phone 'not ready' due to security concerns
31 Jul 2014

Lenovo unveils Google Glass competitor in Internet of Things push

Chinese manufacturer is also looking for hardware partners to make new products
28 Jul 2014

Lenovo yearly profits jump by 29 per cent

Disappointing sales in China offset by growth in EMEA and Americas for world's biggest PC maker
21 May 2014

Halfords opts for Fujitsu in three-year IT maintenance deal

Halfords CIO Anna Barsby also planning data centre consolidation and other major projects
09 Apr 2014

IBM fires employees as part of $1bn restructuring programme

Big Blue trims wage bill in the US, following reports of redundancies made in Europe, Asia and South America
28 Feb 2014

From System X to System Ex

When IBM sold its PC business, observers said its x86 server systems unit would be next in line – now their predictions have come to pass. Graeme Burton reports
31 Jan 2014

End of an affair: why Google flogged problem child Motorola to Lenovo

When Google splashed $12.5bn on Motorola Mobility less than two years ago, many observers wondered what exactly it was going to do with it. It's a question that Google never did manage to answer
30 Jan 2014

Lenovo buys Motorola from Google for $2.3bn – and just $660m in cash

Google sells Motorola Mobility for just $2.9bn compared with the $12.5bn it paid for it
30 Jan 2014

Lenovo buys IBM's x86 server business for $2.3bn

IBM System X to become System-Ex with deal to sell the low-end server business to Lenovo
23 Jan 2014

Dell, Fujitsu and Lenovo to fight over IBM's low-end server business

Rumours resurface of IBM plan to off-load ailing x86 server business
22 Jan 2014

HP shares jump as enterprise division sales rise

CEO Meg Whitman's belief that revenues lost from PC business can be gained from enterprise group is reinforced
27 Nov 2013

Lenovo bid for BlackBerry 'rejected by Canadian government'

Lenovo's bid to acquire smartphone maker BlackBerry was rebuffed by the Canadian government on security grounds
06 Nov 2013

Hadoop is 'super sexy' - Lenovo

'Sexy' image of Hadoop means many firms are diving into it even if they don't have to, Lenovo's Anthony Volpe tells Computing
25 Oct 2013

Lenovo: analytics will help us ‘become more like Apple or Samsung'

'To become an Apple or a Samsung in terms of their understanding of the consumer, that’s what's expected of analytics,' says Lenovo chief corporate analytics officer Anthony Volpe
23 Oct 2013

Lenovo weighs up bid for BlackBerry

China's biggest PC vendor – and second largest smartphone maker – given permission to examine BlackBerry's finances
18 Oct 2013

Samsung and Android dominate global smartphone market – but Lenovo is growing fast

Gartner figures show commanding market share leads for Samsung and Android - with Motorola nowhere to be seen
14 Aug 2013

NSA, GCHQ ban Lenovo PCs due to security concerns

Five Eyes ban biggest PC supplier on classified networks after finding security vulnerabilities in Lenovo chips
29 Jul 2013

Lenovo looking into smartphone venture

Reports suggest Chinese firm will form partnership with NEC to enter smartphone market
04 Jun 2013

Lenovo reports 90 per cent hike in net profit

Chinese firm beats expectations, reporting $127m in net profit
23 May 2013

US to conduct 'cyber espionage review' of Chinese-made IT

Government-spending law targets 'made in China' software and hardware
28 Mar 2013

Review: Lenovo Thinkpad X1 Carbon Touch

Computing gets its hands on the new touchscreen Ultrabook from Lenovo, and puts it through its paces with the enterprise user in mind
08 Feb 2013