Communications

Time to market could be reduced if companies used existing unified comms technologies better

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Quick win possible if firms extend use of collaboration tools outside of the organisation
28 Jan 2015

Google defends policy to abandon security fixes on Android versions older than KitKat

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Is Android finally too fragmented to keep supporting earlier WebKit builds?
26 Jan 2015

Three UK to acquire O2 from Telefónica

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O2 deal will make Three the biggest mobile operator in the UK
23 Jan 2015

WhatsApp launches web messenger for browsers

But Apple Mac users won't be able to use it due to 'platform limitations'
22 Jan 2015

Three UK owner Hutchison Whampoa ‘in talks’ to acquire O2 for £9bn

Hong Kong conglomerate returns fire after BT’s purchase of EE
19 Jan 2015

Home Office scraps plans to extend Emergency Services Network

Poor mobile coverage will be rectified by refreshing existing ESN contract, with no need for an extension to mobile services contract
15 Jan 2015

Ofcom intervenes to impose new fibre broadband wholesale pricing rules on BT

Ofcom plans intended to increase competition for UK fibre broadband
15 Jan 2015

RSA Insurance Group: 'We want to be the world's first truly social insurer'

New RSA Group head of social media explains how building communities for customers can benefit both sides
13 Jan 2015

Cameron calls for more government internet surveillance powers following Charlie Hebdo attack

Prime Minister will revive controversial Snoopers' Charter, should the Conservatives win the general election
12 Jan 2015

Forget big data, 'small data' is going to be 100 times harder to tackle – EMC

Head of EMC's core technologies division says Internet of Things and driverless cars will create 'small data sprawl'
09 Jan 2015

Hillarys looks to recruit and train graduates as IT skills squeeze tightens

£125m UK manufacturer of blinds and shutters looks for creative ways to overcome the IT skills shortage
09 Jan 2015

Post-Christmas influx of new mobile devices poses enterprise security threat, warns EY

Businesses must ensure BYOD is properly managed, argues Massimo Cotrozzi, director of cyber crime investigations at EY
08 Jan 2015

Samsung: Industry must pull together to make Internet of Things happen

President and CEO Yoon appeals for greater openness and data sharing
06 Jan 2015

Staffordshire Police to be handed tablets in £500,000 project

Tablets would free up about 5,000 hours a week or the equivalent of 100 extra officers, claims police and crime commissioner
05 Jan 2015

'I'm unable to make an enterprise case for iPhone' says charity CIO

Combat Stress CIO Richard Burley tells Computing why he chose Android over Apple
05 Jan 2015

Global governments negotiating ‘mega trade deal’ to threaten internet freedoms and international privacy, alleges ‘leaked’ report

Cross-border information exchange and ISP management are focus
19 Dec 2014

BlackBerry launches BlackBerry Classic smartphone featuring QWERTY keyboard

“We listened closely to our customers’ feedback to ensure we are delivering the technologies to power them through their day,' says CEO John Chen
17 Dec 2014

BT in talks to buy EE for £12.5bn

Telecoms giant BT vies to get back into mobile communications 12 years after it floated-off O2
15 Dec 2014

Software-defined networking will enable man on the street to solve 'rocket scientist' issues

Computing web seminar panel see big thngs for the future of SDN
12 Dec 2014

GCHQ to get more power to tackle online child abuse images

Prime Minister unveils new initiative between National Crime Agency and GCHQ to tackle online child abuse
11 Dec 2014

EU competition commissioner Margrethe Vestager questions Google's rivals over search and advertising

EU's Google probe continues with questioning of rivals expected to finish in January
11 Dec 2014

Cloud represents 'the next cycle in computing' and successful start-ups prove it, says Google

Barak Regev also tells Bloomberg Enterprise Technology Summit that mobile is 'the gasoline' of cloud
09 Dec 2014

Microsoft returns to court to protect customers from US government data grabs

The US government wouldn't like it if 'the boot were on the other foot', says Microsoft legal counsel Brad Smith
09 Dec 2014

Three per cent of UK still on sub-2Mbps broadband, says Ofcom report - UPDATED

Broadband 'an integral part to our everyday lives' says Juniper Networks
09 Dec 2014