Communications

BlackBerry launches BlackBerry Classic smartphone featuring QWERTY keyboard

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“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

BT has introduced its first 21CN service for global organisations
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

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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

Over half the ads we show are never seen, admits Google

56 per cent of ad impressions served by Google are displayed outside the browser window, admits report
08 Dec 2014

Cisco accuses rival Arista of copying its technology in patent and copyright lawsuits

Arista knowingly included Cisco patents into its products, claims Cisco, and copied its IOS software
08 Dec 2014

The top 10 enterprise mobility stories of 2014

Apple vs Microsoft, the Fappening and the Snappening. Here's the year in mobile.
08 Dec 2014

Computing Christmas Tablet Roundup: The year of Windows?

Join Stuart Sumner, Sooraj Shah and Peter Gothard as we consider Microsoft's stepped-up offerings in the 2014 tablet space
04 Dec 2014

Intel pens deal with Luxottica to create smart eyewear

Ray-Ban and Oakley sunglasses manufacturer is already working with Google to make Glass available on the high street
03 Dec 2014

Software-defined data centre ‘is not just a buzzword’, according to TUI Travel CIO Mittu Sridhara

TUI Travel is investing in SDDC but Mittu Sridhara admits not all technologies are ready yet
02 Dec 2014

Unify helps South Staffordshire College to transform how students learn with technology

Unified communications system allows students to learn using Wi-Fi and BYOD
01 Dec 2014

Barclays offers customers anytime mobile video banking service

'UK first' will see bank customers able to speak to an advisor from smartphones, tablets or laptops at any time
01 Dec 2014

National roaming a 'flawed' concept that will hinder UK mobile market

EE, O2 and GSMA underline opposition to plans, but rural business group says thousands would benefit
28 Nov 2014

National Trust for Scotland deploys Brocade to improve network infrastructure

'We now have 40 GbE connection speeds up and down the stack, which is a massive improvement on what we had before,' says head of IT Scott Newton
25 Nov 2014

BT bids to buy back O2

Deal could be worth £10bn, but BT claims it is interested in another mobile operator's business too
24 Nov 2014

NotCompatible Android malware a 'risk that should not be ignored' says Lookout

The latest evolution has 'set new bar for mobile sophistication and operational complexity' say experts
24 Nov 2014

Vodafone denies working with government to create network for spying on citizens

Snowden files suggest Cable & Wireless - now part of Vodafone - was heavily involved in spying on citizens
23 Nov 2014

Theresa May to introduce plans for new internet snooping powers

Plans to match individual users with IP addresses to be put to MPs
23 Nov 2014

Firefox dumps Google for Yahoo as default search tool

Mayer describes deal as 'most significant partnership for Yahoo in five years'
21 Nov 2014

Yahoo Mail down as undersea cable is severed

Not known when normal service will be resumed
21 Nov 2014