Communications

Microsoft: Be grateful for the data deluge

Microsoft
Value hidden in today's data is the revenue stream of the future, says chief envisioning officer Dave Coplin
23 May 2014

Microsoft-owned Nokia plans new Android smartphones

Nokia XL Android smartphone
Nokia X and Nokia XL to be joined by new devices - despite Microsoft takeover
22 May 2014

ICO gives companies time to work out how 'right to be forgotten' will be implemented

Deputy information commissioner David Smith
Data protection registrars across Europe to push for unified approach
22 May 2014

Dubai Police to trial Google Glass

Wearable devices to be tested by traffic cops
21 May 2014

Mobile payment app withdrawn over security fears

LifeLock digital wallet withdrawn and all customer data deleted after security flaws were uncovered
21 May 2014

Groupon expands Teradata data warehouse

Discount voucher firm wants to better manage millions of queries a day
21 May 2014

Apple and Google settle patent legal battle as Samsung and Apple look to next generation technology

Apple and Google dismiss their respective lawsuits, while Apple and Samsung compete to file patents for next-generation mobile technology
19 May 2014

Cisco to President Obama: Stop compromising our gear

Cisco to President Obama: Stop tampering with our gear
19 May 2014

‘Team Snappy’ improves agility at the FT

Development team focused on quick turnarounds deploys over 100 changes per day at Financial Times
16 May 2014

Google's Larry Page: Web search remains a challenging technology, but usability still key

Annual letter to shareholders highlights Google's growing technology challenges
16 May 2014

Adobe says sorry for Creative Cloud outage

Customers were unable to log-in for over 24 hours
16 May 2014

Dixons and Carphone Warehouse merge in anticipation of Internet of Things boom

Deal worth £3.8bn sees two firms merge to become Dixons Carphone
15 May 2014

Google Glass to go on sale in the US in beta form

General public will be able to buy internet-connected eyewear while stocks last, says Google
14 May 2014

Leaked NSA document shows Microsoft co-operation over Prism

Document suggests NSA routinely collected data from the Microsoft cloud
14 May 2014

EU court backs right to demand "irrelevant" information be deleted in case against Google

EU court backs right to demand "inadequate, irrelevant or no longer relevant" information be wiped from the web
13 May 2014

SAS CEO: "I didn't believe in mobile"

"I could not see any real reason to want to do analytics and bring results back to something the size of a BlackBerry," says CEO Jim Goodnight
13 May 2014

Mozilla to trial sponsored links on Firefox

Firefox will not be turned into "a mess of logos sold to the highest bidder", claims Firefox VP
12 May 2014

Vodafone to cut 121 jobs after shutting down Burton offices

Review of property portfolio leads to telecoms giant wielding the axe
12 May 2014

Samsung, Nokia and other mobile vendors in 5G trials

Japanese firm NTT Docomo wants to be ready for commercial deployment by 2020
09 May 2014

Intel should “give up” on mobile – JP Morgan

Analyst calls on Intel to give up on mobile after losing $929m to achieve revenues of just $156m
08 May 2014

Google, Amazon, Facebook, Twitter band together against 'net neutrality' plan

More than 100 tech firms sign letter opposing plans by FCC commmissioners
08 May 2014

Amazon brings desktop-as-a-service to Europe – Windows 7, of course, not Windows 8

Amazon Web Services WorkSpaces now available out of Amazon's Dublin data centre
07 May 2014

Microsoft plans smaller Surface tablets and a silicon shift to Qualcomm

It lives! Windows RT to continue under new CEO Nadella with new launches in two weeks
07 May 2014

'I don't let them demo on Mac or PC anymore' - CAA CIO explains his 'mobile first' mindset

Creative Artists Agency's Michael Keithley explains how freedom of device choice is enabling agents to provide a better service to celebrity clients
06 May 2014