IBM denies it's planning to axe 110,000 jobs


Big Blue has spoken out in response to reports suggesting large-scale lay-offs could be imminent

Android Jellybean users told to ditch WebView for Chrome or Firefox


Google responds to criticism over decision not to patch older versions of WebView for Android

iPhone 7, 6s & 6c: Release date, rumours & specs


Rumours about the iPhone 6s and 6c have already started to surface. Here’s what we know about the devices


Push for UK elections to include online votes by 2020


The Speaker's Commission on Digital Democracy wants to transform Parliament into a digital-friendly institution


Netwrix Auditor 6.5 review


Netwrix Auditor sets a high standard for change auditing in the enterprise

Windows 10 release date, specs and pricing announced


Windows 10 download will be a free upgrade for existing users

Microsoft buys Revolution Analytics for big data boost


The combined solutions will allow companies to use the power of R and data science

Beats, Google & Sony hit with unpaid royalties suit by US music publisher


The companies are alleged to have not paid the royalties they supposedly owe for using music from before 1972

Three to buy O2: Enters exclusive talks to buy rival for £10.25bn


With Telefonica reportedly eager to offload the O2 brand, Three has emerged as the front runner to acquire it

HoloLens, Star Trek 3 and light particles: Best of the Web


IT Pro rounds up the best content from around the web this week


Twitter offers users Bing-powered translation tool


Translation tool will allow users to read Tweets written in more than 40 different languages

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Dropbox for Business review


We put Dropbox for Business through its paces to see if it really is worth paying for

Office for Windows 10: Features, release date & pricing


Touch version of Word, Excel and PowerPoint coming in late-2015

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Kim Dotcom unveils encrypted Skype-rival MegaChat


Kim Dotcom has launched a new encrypted video calling service, MegaChat, to take on Skype

Windows 10: What we know about Project Spartan


Next generation web browser supports native PDFs and annotations

Windows 10 vs Windows 8.1: What’s new?


Windows 10 brings back the Start Button, adds multiple desktops & an adaptable interface

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ARM educates students with IoT Education Kit


The kit will teach students at University College London how to create apps, robots and wearables to boost skills

Google to launch US mobile network in 2015


Although nothing's confirmed, the search giant is reportedly gunning for an even stronger hold on the global mobile

WhatsApp Web release date sees iOS users shunned


WhatsApp's new desktop messaging service is off-limits to Apple users for now

Samsung Galaxy S6: Release date, rumours & specs


Rumours about the Samsung Galaxy S6 have started to emerge. Here’s what we know about the device

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Best Windows Phone apps for 2015

Analysis & Insight

We round up the best and most popular Windows Phone apps to help you decide what’s hot and what’s not for 2015

Local government urged to embrace the digital age


Low public spending will define councils for a generation to come, warns Solace

Minecraft wasn't hacked, but users may have been hit by malware


Despite email addresses and passwords being leaked, the company said it was not attacked by hackers

Windows 10: Start menus, and Microsoft's holographic vision

Analysis & Insight

For most users, it will be a new browser – and the return of the start menu in Windows 10 – which are most welcome

Edward Snowden claims iPhones have built-in spyware


Edward Snowden said Apple is tracking iDevice users via remote access

Windows 10 Consumer Preview event: Live blog


Windows 10 will be FREE for Windows 7 & 8 users during the first year

Android vs iOS: Which should you buy?


We weigh up the differences between Android and iOS to help you choose

Best iPad apps for 2015

Analysis & Insight

Our collection of the best and most popular iPad apps to download in 2015

Apple Pay UK release date could be spring 2015


Apple Pay is reportedly rolling out internationally this spring, and it may reach the UK soon after

IBM gets the Big Blues over latest decline


But firm looks to 2015 to grow cloud, analytics and mobile as new revenue drivers

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Sky rolls out Broadband Shield to everyone


Those who haven't opted in or out will find the security solution switched on automatically


EE customers to get refunds after VAT mis-calculation


The company will issue £1m in refunds to a 'small number' of customers

Internet search

Google “right to be forgotten”: Everything you need to know


Google has begun to remove search results under the “right to be forgotten” ruling.

HP business tablets: 2015 range unveiled


HP aiming to woo retail, legal, healthcare and insurance firms


Best Android apps for 2015

Analysis & Insight

We round up the top 10 best Android apps to help you decide what's hot and what's not

Net neutrality

EE, Virgin Media & Vodafone back Net Neutrality push


EE, Virgin Media and Vodafone are the latest UK service providers to back Net Neutrality

Mobile payments

Google is talks to acquire Apple Pay rival Softcard


Google may go up against Apple Pay, entering talks to purchase mobile payments service Softcard

Ofcom consults on 6GHz spectrum use for 5G delivery


Regulator wants to know if using very high frequency spectrum bands will make 5G a reality by 2020

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Facebook contributed $200bn to world economy in 2014


Social network also supported 4.5 million jobs, says Deloitte

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Royal Mail signs desktop support deal for 30,000 staff


Computacenter will manage services as part of Royal Mail's IT transformation programme