Communications

Smartphone users not protected against fraudsters

Some 67 per cent of smartphone users not safeguarding their handset data
30 Mar 2010

Microsoft and Prince's Trust to provide IT training to young

12-week course will provide training to 700 unemployed 16-24 year olds
30 Mar 2010

Citizen's Advice chooses Logica for IT overhaul

Five-year partnership will see shared services, a single phone number and cost savings
30 Mar 2010

BT to rollout FTTC to 303 new exchanges

Meaning four million customers will have fibre connections
30 Mar 2010

Newspapers force BBC to delay free iPhone apps

The BBC has been forced to hold back its new iPhone offerings due to concerns raised by the newspaper industry
30 Mar 2010

Treasury announces winners in public sector IT 'shopping spree'

Contract for desktop, infrastructure and software systems worth about £6bn
30 Mar 2010

Digital Economy bill still needs work, say Lib Dems

Bill will still be subject to scrutiny and more voting before important sections become law
29 Mar 2010

New Naked Wines web site lets customers save money by pre-ordering

Drinkers can pre-order their favourite tipple months before it ships
29 Mar 2010

ISPs not candid on broadband speeds for customers

Ofcom set to tighten its code of practice on broadband speeds
29 Mar 2010

News International puts Times content behind paywalls

Publisher will charge readers £1 for a day’s access
26 Mar 2010

VLAN standard could extend broadband reach to poorest

ALA standard will see smaller ISPs enter the market
26 Mar 2010

Mobile banking more popular than telephone or branch banking

Some 37 per cent of UK mobile phone customers use the platform
25 Mar 2010

Government launches online help for people with learning disabilities

Government online resource hub aims to boost employment of people with learning disabilities
23 Mar 2010

Broadband tax to exclude low-income subscribers

Shadow culture secretary calculates 200,000 will not be able to afford internet access after 50p tax
23 Mar 2010

Ofcom pushes improved next-generation fibre access

Virtual unbundled fibre links could provide cheaper access and quicker delivery
23 Mar 2010

HMV to replace network in multimillion-pound deal

Group revamps infrastructure to provide better customer service
23 Mar 2010

Telegraph launches cloud-based election forum

Newspaper firm places its bets on crowd sourcing
23 Mar 2010

Online sales surpass £4bn

Web retailers see trading surge during February
22 Mar 2010

UK ISPs lack interest in EU cyber attack, says Lords

UK can survive cyber attack, says Lords committee, but UK ISPs show little interest in submitting inquiry evidence
18 Mar 2010

Security organisation gives IE9 warning

SANS Institute says security professionals and hackers both to profit from 'kicking the tyres' on IE9
17 Mar 2010

Security experts warn firms of the higher risks of lower-risk flaws

Medium- and lower-risk flaws are being used more by hackers to penetrate enterprise networks, due to firms taking longer to patch them
16 Mar 2010

Tories blow smoke over high-speed broadband

Manifesto mistakenly compares next-generation fibre speeds with Digital Britain's universal service commitment
12 Mar 2010

BCS says Digital Economy Bill needs 'softly, softly' approach

"Better legislation later, rather than hurried legislation," says Chartered Institute for IT
11 Mar 2010

Google rolls out Google Apps Marketplace

Search giant to target Apple and Microsoft with business apps store
10 Mar 2010